Cartridge World betting on new model

The franchise chain's new model is based on a mix of selling high-efficiency printers that use high-yield printer cartridges, and…

Report points the way forward for tech use in schools

The report, titled Technology in Education: A System View, is written by James Penny, Solutions Director at technology firm European…

Category analysis: Managed print services

For a number of years now managed print services (MPS) has been referenced as an opportunity for office supplies businesses, and…

Hot Topic: The poisoned apple?

You hear the stories and see the stats: about tablets having truly entered the mainstream in 2013, so much so…

Getting down to business

It’s purely coincidental that imaging supplies is one of OPI’s featured product categories in the month that HP has launched its…

Going for the HP experience

Steve Sakumoto is a familiar face to many in the US OP industry. He is VP and General Manager of…

VOW sets its sights on the future

The theme running through the VOW+ Partner Conference, as around 300 delegates descended upon Nottingham in the UK in early…

Transform 2013: The long journey

One could be forgiven for thinking that after several years of hype, Managed Print Services (MPS) fatigue is beginning to set…

Deus ex machina

Print is dead and the paperless office is just around the corner. Millennials would rather look at an iPad than…

Hot Topic: Going, going, gone digital

Remember the floppy disk, the 3.5-inch 1.44MB disk that was the ubiquitous symbol of data storage for so many years in…

Spicers partners with Westcoast

Spicers has announced a collaborative alliance with the UK’s largest IT and EOS distributor Westcoast. The UK and Ireland OP wholesaler…

Sponsored Article: Supplies Network

You’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times – the only thing that stays the same is change.…

Telecommuting leads to happier employees

Almost three-quarters of respondents (74%) believe telecommuting improves their life with 69% reporting that it reduced stress, the latter probably…

XP expiration boosts Tech Data sales

This was reflected by strong PC sales with broadline products accounting for almost half (46%) of net sales. CEO Bob…

Armor rejigs cartridge business

The announcement comes weeks after a senior management buyout and is clearly part of the company’s ambitious strategy moving forward.Armor…

Canon files more patent lawsuits

The lawsuits relate to the European portion of a patent on a drum gear that is used in various Canon…

Supplies sales down 6% at HP

The decline in supplies dragged HP's second quarter Printing unit sales down 4% to $5.8 billion.CEO Meg Whitman said the…

Logitech delays annual report filing

The investigation relates to "certain accounting matters related to the company's previously issued financial statements".Some issues under review are also…

US acquisitions boost Turbon’s Q1

The Germany-based group's first quarter sales were €25.1 million ($34.4 million) versus €18.8 million last year, an increase of about…

Dixons and Carphone Warehouse announce merger

The combined company – called Dixons Carphone – will bring the Currys, Carphone Warehouse and PC World brands under the…

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DEX to provide turnkey MPS solution for Essendant dealers

In the second part of our interview with Harry Dochelli (click here for Part 1), the Essendant President reveals details…