Posted on Jul 31 2015 - 2:00pm by John Peters
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The Premier Paper Group has been made a UK distributor for International Paper’s leading flagship paper brand HP Everyday Papers. Premier Business Papers Director Matthew Fisher said: “We can now offer the HPEDP brand to all of our customers across the UK. I am excited at the challenge of driving forward sales of this market leading brand.” www.paper.co.uk ...

Posted on Jul 31 2015 - 9:00am by John Peters
Comments Off on Post-election: what, if anything, will change?

by Andy Milsom, Head of Partner Training and Development, BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions So now we know. After months of uncertainty we have a new government. I guess the question for all of us in business is what, if anything, will change? The early signs would point to few, if any, significant fiscal changes for small businesses. There has been no suggestion that current rates of Corporation or Capital...

Posted on Jul 30 2015 - 7:01pm by John Peters
Comments Off on DCI Dragons to take on the River Witham for Charity

Dynamic Cassette International Row to Raise Funds for the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance Trust Local company, Dynamic Cassette International (DCI) have assembled their staff to take part in next month’s Dragon Boat Race, held annually at the Witham Country Park in Boston, Lincolnshire.  Their crew – the DCI Dragons – made up of both DCI and Jet Tec staff, will be put through...

Posted on Jul 30 2015 - 2:00pm by John Peters
Comments Off on P1 launches zero emissions supplies fulfilment service

Training and performance improvement specialist Performance 1st (P1) has launched a zero emissions logistics solution for office products and business supplies distributors. Working with environmental logistics company Gnewt Cargo, owner of the largest 100% electric commercial flet in the world, P1 is offering a zero emissions end user fulfilment service in addition to a range of business generation...

Posted on Jul 30 2015 - 9:00am by John Peters
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Independent document reseller Automated Systems Group Ltd (ASL) has launched a new website featuring comprehensive product details from major manufacturers including Kyocera, Ricoh, Lexmark and Epson, as well as information on Managed Document Solutions. Mark Garius, Managing Director of ASL Group Ltd, said: ”The new ASL website has been designed with user experience in mind and developed to ensure...

Posted on Jul 29 2015 - 2:00pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Sharp enhances cloud collaboration

Sharp has released a new version of its Cloud Portal Office (CPO) secure document sharing and collaboration solution. CPO v1.3 has a number of enhancements including the ability to share files securely with non-subscribers using time-limited links; email notifications informing colleagues that a document has been shared and is available for viewing; and mobile access to files on smartphones, tablets...

Posted on Jul 29 2015 - 9:30am by John Peters
Comments Off on PerformIT joins forces with gap intelligence in US

MPS sales automation software specialist PerformIT has joined forces with gap intelligence to sell an upgraded version of its MPS sales tool in the US market. ‘SalesDrive powered by gap intelligence’ provides everything needed to assess, analyse and propose managed print engagements, helping sales people to shorten sales cycles, improve productivity and generate more revenue. Key features include: Unlimited...

Posted on Jul 28 2015 - 9:00am by John Peters
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The benefits of remote diagnostics are highlighted in new service statistics from managed print service provider Balreed. In the first five months of this year, its Remote Managed Service technicians fixed up to 30% of client faults remotely within an hour of their discovery. In other instances, they identified problems before they occurred and delivered replacement parts to avoid printer downtime. ...

Posted on Jul 28 2015 - 9:00am by John Peters
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Cheltenham-based office services firm Commercial Group has made a commitment to combat climate change ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris this December. As part of The Road to Paris 2015, convened by CDP and We Mean Business, over 110 organisations have signed up to a range of environmental measures such as a 100% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions or the procurement of all power...

Posted on Jul 27 2015 - 2:00pm by John Peters
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DCI/Jet Tec general manager Tammy Studholme recently took part in the Virgin Money London Marathon, completing the 26.2 mile course in 5 hours and 38 minutes. Tammy hopes to raise more than £10,000 for the NSPCC via www.justgiving. com/dci. To join Team NSPCC for the Virgin Money London Marathon in 2016 www.nspcc.org.uk/londonmarathon ...