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Sharp Expands A4 Lineup with Two New Desktop Color MFPs

Fraser is pleased to announce the introduction of two new A4 desktop color MFPs from Sharp.  These new models deliver strong workflow capabilities and leading-edge security features all in a sleek, compact design.  The new Advanced Series MX-C304W and Essentials Series MX-C303W boast full multifunction capabilities out of the box including copy, print, scan and fax, as well as wireless networking for easy access from mobile devices. These new models also share Sharp's award-winning, easy-to-use, 7" diagonal touchscreen display, and offer [...]

By |2019-03-20T08:52:52-04:00March 20th, 2019|color, copier, copier security, MFP, printer, Sharp, smart office|

Fraser Announces New Sharp MFPs With Alexa Integration

Sharp Launches New MFPs Fraser is pleased to announce the launch of eleven new Sharp MFPs to their new line of Advanced and Essentials Series color document systems for the technology-driven workplace.  The eleven new models offer Sharp's award-winning, easy-to-use touchscreen display, which is featured across 30+ models in the Sharp MFP lineup, and Sharp adds exciting new features for conversational artificial intelligence (AI), cloud integration and security enhancements. The new MFP Voice feature, powered by Amazon Alexa, enables [...]

By |2018-12-17T21:19:07-04:00December 17th, 2018|copier, firmware, MFP, news, printer, Sharp, smart office, technology, touchscreen|

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 [...]

Laser vs. Inkjet: Which Better Suits Your Business Needs?

Selecting a new printer for your office can be a bit of a daunting task.  There's so many models, features to look at, toner choices and more to think about.  The decision to purchase new printers is certainly one that requires some homework on your part.  One of the most important factors to consider is the decision whether to opt for a laser printer or an inkjet model.  Determining which of these printing technologies is right for your office often [...]

By |2018-08-20T14:42:34-04:00August 16th, 2018|color, printer, printer costs, productivity, smart office, technology, tips|

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 [...]

Sharp and Alexa for Business Create the Smart Office

https://youtu.be/ViB3XhsTLuo We've all seen Alexa and how she works with the Internet of Things to make our homes smart.  Whether it's turning on lights, adjusting your thermostat or seeing if you need milk, all of these things can now be done with Alexa and Amazon.  Imagine that same smart technology helping to make your business run efficiently.  It's called the Smart Office, and it's coming soon! Sharp has partnered with Amazon Web Services to make the Smart Office a reality.  [...]