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Color Printing on the Rise

Color Printing Color printing continues to play a huge role even in our increasingly digital world in which we do business.  Not only are workers still printing in color, but the amount of color printing taking place in American businesses is on the upswing.  In a recent survey by Keypoint Intelligence/InfoTrends, nearly 50 percent of general office workers in the United States said the amount of color printing required for their jobs is increasing.  This increase is most common [...]

Choosing the Best Copier Dealer to Help Your Business Succeed

Choosing the Best Copier Dealer When was the last time you refreshed your printers and copiers?  It's a task that many IT directors and managers dread.  But choosing the right partner can be the difference between a productive workforce and copiers that are consistently down or in need of repair.  If you haven't purchased or leased a copier recently, it's hard to know what to look for.  When you select the best copier dealer, they will help you [...]

By |2018-10-05T15:54:22-04:00September 18th, 2018|Copier, MFP, printer, productivity, smart office, technology|

Print Environment Security – Why You Need to Include It In Your Cybersecurity Strategy

With the ongoing occurrences of cybercrimes and the various news cycle that follows them, businesses are aware of the threats out there .  While many businesses have security in place for their computers, networks and servers, they often overlook a growing threat to their information technology environment - print environment security.   A recent survey  indicated that approximately 60 percent of the businesses interviewed had experienced a security breach involving their printers.  Hackers and cybercriminals are aware that printers pose a [...]

Sharp Introduces New High-Speed MFDs for Busy Workgroups and Departmental Environments

Fraser Advanced Information Systems is pleased to announce that our partners at Sharp Imaging and Information Company has introduced two new high-speed monochrome MFDs for busy workgroups and departmental environments. The new MX-M6570 and MX-M7570 multifunction copiers offer print speeds up to 65 and 75 pages per minute respectively and are designed for demanding customers who require superior performance.  Both models offer an easy-to-use 10" (diagonally measured) touchscreen display with tablet-style menu navigation.  The new models also integrate easily with [...]

Lease or Buy Office Technology? Which Is Best For Your Business?

At Fraser, current and potential clients ask a lot of questions about the selection of a copier.  One of the most frequent and important questions we get is, "should I lease or buy?  Which is going to be best for my business?" We often equate buying a copier with buying a new car (see How Much Does a Copier Cost?).  The decision process that goes into buying both of these big ticket items are very similar.  Both are a significant [...]

Sharp Announces Four New Additions To Its Desktop MFP Line

Fraser Advanced Information Systems is pleased to announce that our partners at Sharp Imaging and Information Company has introduced four new additions to the desktop MFP line, including two monochrome desktop printers and two monochrome desktop copiers. The new MX-B350P and MX-B450P desktop printers offer speeds up to 35 and 45 pages per minute respectively, with easy integration with leading mobile technologies, allowing easy printing from tablets and smartphones.  Taking into account today's mobile workforce, these new models also offer [...]

Document Management – Small Steps Can Make a Big Difference!

Take a moment to look around your desk.  Is there paper clutter?  How about your office?  Do you have filing cabinets of documents?  Think about when was the last time you opened one of those cabinets to find something.  How long did it take you to locate that document? Paper continues to clutter our desks, and filing cabinets continue to steal valuable office space.  What can you do to reclaim these things?  It might be time to start thinking about [...]

Use Your MFP To Increase Productivity

Think about what you do on a daily basis with your MFP.  You make copies; you print; you might even scan a document or two.  But did you know that the MFP has so many more capabilities to increase productivity in your business?  Today's business is focusing on eliminating manual inefficiencies and replacing them with automated digital workflows.  With the Internet of Things and your MFP, you have the beginnings of the digital transformation of your business.  So what are [...]

Document Workflow: Three Ways to Navigate a Better Paper Trail

Have you ever followed your own paper trail to see where it leads you?  Regardless of how small or big your business is, all organizations have a unique paper trail based upon their existing technology and individual departmental practices.  Their routine document workflow, files and moving paper from desk to desk both manually and digitally, direct the route of your paper trail.  Your path can often be cluttered by manual, paper-based processing, damaged by inadequate security measures or completely overgrown due [...]

Cheap Inkjet Printers Cost Your Company More Money

When it comes to purchasing printers, many companies follow a similar formula.  Go online or to a big box store and pick up a small, inkjet printer at $79.99.  Seems easy, and surely cost-efficient.  You can't beat $79.99!  Now your assistant can print right at her desk, and you can get what you want from her so quickly.  Everyone's happy, right?  Let's take a look at the actual costs of an all-in-one inkjet printer versus a larger, toner-based multifunction device or [...]