The Key Point Blog


Deborah Hawkins

Smart thinking from Ricoh

This blog discusses Ricoh Europe's acquisition of Apex's European business and the expansion of managed services to include smart lockers.



Colin McMahon

Exhibitors and presenters must continue to rely on digital

This blog takes a look at the cancellation of PRINGING United 2021, marking a continued era of frustration for print vendors, manufacturers, and service providers looking to return to the normal onsite tradeshows.



Eve Padula

Print providers pivot to accommodate new market demands

This blog takes a look at the silver lining of the pandemic - that it has prompted print service providers (PSPs) to uncover new business opportunities that will carry them into a successful future.



George Mikolay

Big things expected from HP’s A3 laser line moving forward

HP’s decision to discontinue the sale of its PageWide office products in late July may have come as a shock to many…but should it have? This blog explores the discontinuation of PageWide and how it may have been headed that way for a while.



Carl Doty

3D print will be manufacturers’ digital disruption—decades in the making

This blog explores additive manufacturing and the benefits that come along with it, noting that additive manufacturing is poised to affect the products we use and take for granted every day.



Eve Padula

In a rapidly evolving market, offering choices is key!

When COVID-19 first emerged, many businesses responded by reducing their marketing budgets and offerings. This blog explores the necessity of offering customer's the method of communication that they prefer.



Christine Dunne & Pete Emory

These include manufacturing aids, medical models, and end-use parts

This blog explores our discussion with Andrew DiLaura, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at CADimensions. We will look into the current 3D print market as well as how CADimensions is seeing this industry grow.



Randy Dazo

Keypoint Intelligence to educate on the office and dealers of the future

We may not be able to predict the entire future, but we can help with what we’ve learned from the past, our newest research findings, and involving industry leaders that can all help you see a clearer future for the office and dealers.



Keypoint Intelligence

Inline pretreatment, ease of use just two of the driving factors

Digital pigment technologies helped shape the customization culture that is prevalent among many of today’s online shoppers, and this technology is now making its way into textile direct-to-fabric. This blog explores some of the advancements in pigment technologies for DTG printing.



Lee Davis

Do you have a repetitive, tedious task? There’s a robot for that!

Robotic process automation leverages AI, machine learning, and “software robots” to automate tasks that are typically performed by humans. In this part of our New Normal Skills Economy series, we look at how RPA can be used effectively.