HP Says: Print it Yourself
If you've ever thought about severing the umbilical cord to your local print shop and producing your own marketing materials, then you're just the kind of small business owner that HP's trying to woo. The company's announcing eight new printers — plus new services and updated software — designed to help SMBs produce their own professional results.
According to Tom Codd, HP's director of marketing, small businesses can save time and money by producing marketing collateral in house. "Printing...
Lexmark debuts new family of color laser printers
Lexmark International has introduced a new workgroup color laser printer series, the Lexmark C770 family, for business customers needing a fast, reliable, and versatile color printer that can handle a wide variety of media. The Lexmark C770 family includes the Lexmark C770n and C772n color laser printers and the Lexmark X772e color multifunction printer (MFP) for customers who also want the ability to copy, scan, and fax in monochrome and color from the same device.
Printing at speeds up to...
Samsung debuts CLP-650N laser printer
Samsung announces the network-ready CLP-650N laser printer, with print speeds up to 21 ppm in black and color and standard Hi-Speed USB 2.0, IEEE 1284 Parallel, and Ethernet 10/100 Base TX connectivity.
The printer offers an impressive duty cycle of 45,000 pages-per-month, an 850 sheet paper capacity when fully configured and a fast 600 MHz processor with 256 MB of memory built in (expandable to 512 MB). The printer also easily integrates into both Mac and PC environments with its built-in PCL6 and...
Xerox Office Printers Earn 146 Independent Awards
In the first half of 2006, Xerox Corporation office printers, copiers and multifunction systems earned 146 honors and awards worldwide from leading IT testing and research organizations including Buyers Laboratory Inc., Industry Analysts Inc. and Better Buys for Business.
Xerox received three "Pick of the Year" awards from BLI for the Phaser 7760 tabloid color laser printer and the WorkCentre Pro 232 and 238 multifunction systems that copy, print, scan and fax. BLI conducts intensive...
Brother looks for bigger market share with new products
Brother markets itself as a maker of printing equipment that is "at your side," knowing full well that consumers hate it when the opposite is true having to be at a printer's side working out a jam.
With its latest products, equipped to notify the user, a network administrator and even a service center when something goes wrong, it just may be putting credence to its claim.
In a bid to capitalize on the growing demand for multi-function devices in the Middle East, Brother announced yesterday the launch...
Lexmark Financials Decline
Lexmark International announced their 2006 second quarter financial results, which were a decline of 4 percent from the previous year. This quarter their revenue was $1.23 billion compared to last years $1.28 billion....
Government fights crime with Color LaserJet Printers
WASHINGTON--Next time you make a printout from your color laser printer, shine an LED flashlight beam on it and examine it closely with a magnifying glass. You might be able to see the small, scattered yellow dots printed there that could be used to trace the document back to you.
Several printer companies have been quietly encoding the serial number and the manufacturing code of their color laser printers and color copiers on every document those machines produce. Governments...