July 15, 2014
Thermal printing, using heat to produce an image on paper, continues to grown in popularity. Many retail businesses have turned to thermal printers to help them ensure a more efficient point-of-sale (POS) experience for their customers. Not only are they more efficient than impact (traditional) printers, but thermal printers are proving to be more cost effective, and reliable for grocery stores and other retailers. Thermal printers are also ideal for businesses that require POS transactions, and are great for a number of other functions, like printing receipts, ID badges, shipping labels, and price tags, to name a few.
June 18, 2014
It’s time to let your IT staff focus on critical tasks, instead of printers! In many companies, high-paid IT departments spend countless hours of valuable time on the administration and management of your company’s output devices. That’s right, your already over-worked IT staff gets pulled away from critical, profit-generating tasks all the time to service and maintain the copiers and printers in your office.
June 12, 2014
According to PricewaterhouseCoopers, finding a lost document will cost a company $122 on average. It is also estimated that 7.5% of all company documents are lost completely. Let’s assume your company works with 10,000 documents – an extremely light figure. That would mean, about 750 of those documents are doomed to be lost, ultimately costing your company around $91,500. Plus, if you had to recreate any lost documents, the time and supplies involved would make that number jump well over the $100,000 mark.Read Full Story
June Newsletter: A&B's Managed Print Services Gives School System Time, Financial Resources, and More
June 11, 2014
Aberdeen Catholic Schools had over 40 devices throughout the system, many of which were old technology. The lack of standardized, cost-effective, centralized devices caused the school to spend an unnecessary amount of money on toner every year. There was a lack of knowledge throughout the school as to how much it cost to print, and how to make smart printing choices, such as duplexing or printing in monochrome when color wasn’t necessary.Read Full Story