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Posted on May 22 2018 - 10:15am by Editorial Content
Comments Off on Paper packaging doesn’t deserve a ‘bad wrap’

Consumer concerns around packaging have extended to all forms, leading to misconceptions around the sustainability of paper-based options – an issue which Antalis Packaging states the industry must tackle. The company has been quick to assert that paper packaging, when used efficiently, offers a viable and green solution and shouldn’t be categorised in the same unsustainable bracket. Scott Day,...

Posted on May 21 2018 - 12:32pm by Tayla Ansell
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Peter Ranson, Purfleet Sales Manager, NCS Group Q: What are your customers most interested in? A: At present the trend is for secure printing and secure disposal of their data. I think this is mainly due to the increased awareness of GDPR being generated in the market. Q: Do clients have the same understanding of industry terms, such as BYOD, MPS or MDS, as we do? A: No – most clients hate the acronyms...

Posted on May 21 2018 - 12:23pm by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on HP announces 22mm wide-swath printhead

HP Inc. is to launch a 22mm wide-swath printhead for high speed, high resolution marking needs, including 1D and 2D bar codes, enabling brands to benefit from large size codes and characters for advanced product identifcation, anti-counterfeiting, and track and trace. Manufactured by HP Specialty Printing Systems using HP Thermal Inkjet Technology, the new HP 22mm Printhead which will be commercially...

Posted on Sep 26 2017 - 12:08pm by Editorial Content
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Canon UK and Ireland has a new Director of B2B Indirect Sales. James Pittick joined Canon in 2008 and previously worked on the company’s direct side as Head of Sales, Strategic and Enterprise Business. PITR met up with him to discuss Canon’s evolving channel strategy PITR:Canon had a difficult 2016 globally. How did it do in the UK? James Pittick (JP):Given the current conditions, our performance in the UK was good. Our market share is stable and, in the office space, we still see a lot of opportunity in consolidation and managed print,...

Posted on Jan 1 2017 - 8:05am by Editorial Content
Comments Off on Integra members connect at national conference

The UK’s largest dealer buying group Integra Business Solutions, held its Get Connected National Conference 2016 at The East Midlands Conference Centre on September 15 Turnout each year is always high and this year was no different, over 230 delegates from some of the UK’s leading dealerships attended. As with any owner-managed business, taking time out of the office needs to have an intrinsic...

Posted on Aug 7 2016 - 8:30am by John Peters
Comments Off on Digitisation creates new role for CDOs

The growing significance of digital transformation has led to a surge in the number of Chief Digital Officers (CDO) in European businesses. Research by Claranet shows that 95% of mid-market businesses in the UK, Germany, Benelux, France, Spain and Portugal have a digital strategy. Of these, 15% are now led by a CDO, compared to 6% 12 months ago. Digital strategies are still most likely to be led by...