The Key Point Blog


Mark DiMattei

We make some top-level predictions for the office environment

Keypoint Intelligence has recently crafted an infographic that looks toward what our expert analysts believe will be the top five trends within the office market in the coming year.



Lisa Brown

US operation discusses performance and strategy at virtual briefing

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. held a virtual analyst and press briefing on December 13, 2022, during which several company execs provided an update on all things Konica Minolta.



Carl Schell

An audio tour through the year in print and associated technologies

There was so much good that happened in 2022, and a lot of that good in our space is captured in the 36 interviews we produced as part of Season 4 of The Key Point Podcast. When I look at our favorites, I very much see a microcosm of this year in the industry.



Carl Schell

Keypoint Intelligence continues to publish content on print and beyond

Whether it’s about office or production; vendors, dealers, or print service providers (PSPs); or company news, product news, event coverage, or otherwise, we deliver all of this to help you understand what you need to know to grow your business.



German Sacristan

Electrophotography might share its crown

Inkjet has been getting a lot of attention over the last decade, but only recently have enhancements in print quality started to drive larger sales. We discuss here the comparison between inkjet and electrophotography printers and how these devices can benefits print service providers.



Mark Davis & Priya Gohil

A preview of Keypoint Intelligence’s Vendor Financials research and report

Each year, Keypoint Intelligence publishes a document looking at the financial health of manufacturers in the global office equipment industry. We discuss here some of the key findings and details of the financial outcomes and related analysis for the major players in the office and production markets.



Johnny Shell

Automation, new applications, and faster speeds lead the list of trends

Keypoint Intelligence recently released its annual Worldwide DTG Forecast: 2021-2026, which includes printing devices exclusive to direct-to-garment (DTG) printing. We discuss here some of the key findings from this forecast.



Rachel Dean

Achievements shown for vendors, distributors, service providers, resellers, and individuals

It was a pleasure to be invited to the Print.IT Awards 2022 on December 6, 2022—the only awards program for the UK Printer/MFP/IT vendor, reseller, and supplier community.



Greg Cholmondeley

Which company leads the field in our Market Insights Study?

Several production software vendors have participated in the first Keypoint Intelligence Market Insights Study and Pacesetter award for sustainability relating to production workflow. We discuss here the basis for creating our study as well as announce the winner of the Pacesetter award.



Eve Padula

It’s important to understand all your options

Inkjet technology has become increasingly popular in the recent past, and its value proposition aligns well with the communication needs of today’s consumers and buyers. We discuss here the benefits of pursuing inkjet technology as well as its effects on the market.