The Key Point Blog

06/17/2022

Lindsey Naples

Using small businesses and 3D printing technology for my wedding

Crafting and personal props are just a very small drop in a very large bucket when it comes to Additive Manufacturing possibilities.

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06/15/2022

Johnny Shell

A recap of FESPA Global Print Expo 2022 in Berlin

Attendees of the FESPA Global Print Expo 2022 in Berlin showed up en mass to see the latest printing, media, and software solutions from over 325 exhibitors. We discuss here some of the key exhibitors as well as the products shown.

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06/13/2022

Carl Schell

Company continues transformation through products, services, positive energy, and honesty

Creating a sense of closeness at a big, in-person event can be difficult to pull off. Fortunately for Oscar Sanchez and everyone else at KYOCERA Document Solutions America who was involved with its most recent dealer meeting, they did so with relative ease.

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06/13/2022

Mark DiMattei

3D printing and assistive technology are making progress

While there have been a number of advancements in additive manufacturing, we have recently seen its use in the medical field. We discuss here how 3D printing and assistive technologies have developed to assist those with specific needs.

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06/10/2022

Priya Gohil

New features aim to control and expand colour possibilities

Nowadays, Adobe has a hand in the creation of most print jobs. We discuss here the recent release of Adobe PDF Print Engine 6 and its influence in print job creation.

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06/07/2022

David Sweetnam & Priya Gohil

Production 2.0 test program for monochrome hardware is underway, too

On June 1, Keypoint Intelligence announced the worthy recipients of its Buyers Lab (BLI) Colour PRO Awards, which recognize the best performances of mid- to high-volume presses that have undergone our Production 2.0 testing. We discuss here some of the key elements of this award as well as our testing process.

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06/03/2022

Greg Cholmondeley

The promise of integrating once to connect to everything

While there are many ways of looking at the future of work, most involving integrated and automated software solutions, one problem that arises is integrating disparate software solutions (including new products come to market). We discuss here how to best overcome these challenges with Zaikio's Procurement App as an example of one such solution.

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05/23/2022

Greg Cholmondeley

Current marketplace influences on software justification

Due to current global events, our new business environment is shifting investment priorities, justifications, and timing—creating new challenges and opportunities. We discuss here how to make decisions to acquire or replace a print management information system as well as the reasons for doing so.

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05/19/2022

Carl Schell

Company adds managed print services capabilities to its MSP software

In many ways, this MPS upgrade represents a critical juncture in the company’s ongoing initiative to increase its dealer relationships and subscriber base. Moses and I discussed that, along with the premium Tigerpaw puts on automation and customization as well as details about the development cycle of the software’s new features and functions.

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05/19/2022

Greg Cholmondeley

The company adapts its platform to promote supplies availability and pricing

Over the past few years, the business world has dramatically changed, especially regarding inventories and pricing. We discuss here how Zaikio has recently launched its Procurement App, which streamlines the process of price and availability research as well as ordering consumables.

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