Top 10 News articles of 2016

2016 was a busy year! Here’s a list of the top 10 most read articles in The What’s Happenin’ Report newsletter you all know and love. It’s kind of funny, the #4 most read article turned out to be false as we now all know Konica Minolta didn’t buy Lexmark! NOTE – it wasn’t my news article!

10. Konica Minolta Acquires Former Ricoh Dealer Through Subsidiary
Read 2,836x, 66 LinkedIn shares

9. EXCLUSIVE: Is Lenovo set to buy Lexmark?
Read 3,189x, 94 LinkedIn shares

8. Letter to Sharp Dealers;
Read 3,228x, 109 LinkedIn shares

7. Ricoh moves to one company, one name
Read 3,503x, 46 LinkedIn shares

6. Sharp buyout will happen by Feb. 29?
Read 3,687x, 183 LinkedIn Shares

5. Lexmark agrees to be acquired by Apex Technology and PAG Asia Capital
Read 4,623x, 129 LinkedIn shares

4. Lexmark to Sell Printer Group to Konica Minolta?
Read 6,133x, 479 LinkedIn shares

3. Major refresh of Xerox MFP line; my review
Read 6,153x, 577 LinkedIn shares

2. Xerox to Split in Two; Carl Icahn to Get Three Board Seats
Read 6,133x, 217 LinkedIn shares

1. Sharp Sells for $6.2 Billion
Read 9,317x, 372 LinkedIn shares

What’s Happenin’ at Xerox Post Split

The post Top 10 News articles of 2016 appeared first on Industry Analysts, Inc..

Original Article

Previous BTA, GAP Launch New E-learning Program for Sales Reps
Next EO Johnson Business Technologies Earns Elite Distinction for 2016

About author

You might also like

Industry News

How to support customers with paper-less initiatives

Scan Workflow Use Cases Looking to support customers with paper-less initiatives? Y Soft has created a library of workflow use cases showing our YSoft SafeQ can improve productivity, make scanning simple for the user all while increasing scan accuracy and consistency.
With powerful automated workflows, you can help customers eliminate paper-intensive processes.
It’s incredibly easy to create workflows for individuals, groups of users, departments or entire offices. Barcode reading, highlight text, redact text, OCR and much more is possible with a few clicks.
These automated workflows automatically deliver scans to predefined destinations such as Microsoft SharePoint, Dropbox, Microsoft Exchange, networked folders or customized destinations.
Take a look at these sample workflow use cases and let us show you how easy it is to create workflows.
Pay-As-You-Go Enterprise Print Management Service
The post How to support customers with paper-less initiatives appeared first on Industry A..

Industry News

PaperCut – A Great Partnership at Ricoh ConvergX

If coming together was the aim of Ricoh’s Convergence conference last month in Las Vegas, then that’s exactly what the PaperCut and ecoprintQ teams managed to achieve.
The National Dealer Meeting, put us in front of 1,400 attendees all interested in the latest solutions for Multifunction Printers for the Ricoh Family Group of dealers, which also includes the Savin and Lanier brands.
Over two full days of seminars and technology displays, the PaperCut presence made a significant impact on both dealers and the Ricoh team.
“Seven representatives gave us significant bandwidth to engage at all levels”. Americas Channel Director, Joe Rubino commented, “We strengthened our relationship through collaboration and support.”
Smarter than the average panel Embracing Android development, in July this year, we released PaperCut MF 16.2 with support for the latest Ricoh Smart Operation Panel MFP’s. Convergence gave us the opportunity to show dealers how customers can spend less time at the device..

Industry News

Igniting Growth with Xerox Supplies Service – A Partner Success Story

By Isabel Spence – My colleague, Julian Patel, wrote a great blog post recently about ‘Winning the customer war’ and the value of a managed supplies service. One of our key partners, Printerland, is a prime example of a business that has recognized the opportunity this presents and has driven strong revenue growth as a result.
Printerland has been a Xerox partner since 1996. Theirs is the story of a business that has evolved successfully as the market has changed, whilst maintaining their core customer ethos. Printerland’s main focus has always been about delivering a customer experience that is second to none. They achieve this by having an exceptionally well-trained account team who really know their customers – and by offering the latest products and services that deliver value – and profit.
I spoke with Khalil Hussain, Sales Manager at Printerland and asked him to share some insights about their services and, in particular, the role that Xerox Supplies Service plays in delivering..