Stay on top of the latest industry news. Have news to share? We want to help you spread the word. Submit your media releases to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


FREMONT, California -- July 21, 2014 -- EFI a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced that it has acquired DirectSmile GmbH, an award-winning provider of software solutions for cross media marketing automation.

RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ and HOPKINTON, MA – July 14, 2014 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today announced it has partnered with EMC Information Intelligence Group, to bring electronic content management capabilities, to its lineup of multifunction printers. Designed to increase workplace efficiency, Samsung has added compatibility with EMC Captiva ISIS Drivers to its SCX-5935FN, SCX-5835FN and M4580FX multifunction printers. Customers now have the option of secure, wireless transfer of documents without the need to download additional software or drivers.

Mount Laurel, NJ (July 14, 2014) — OKI Data Americas announces receipt of the prestigious Summer 2014 Pick award as Outstanding Device Management Solution from Buyer’s Laboratory LLC  (BLI) for its PrintSuperVision (PSV) 4 Enterprise. BLI recognized PSV Enterprise 4.0 for its ability to track and control device print, copy and scan documents by user and/or department, the easy to use capability with no training required, and also the fact that the software is free.

BROOKLYN, N.Y. & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MakerBot and The Home Depot announce a collaboration to bring MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printers to customers on and in 12 Home Depot stores in California, Illinois and New York beginning July 14, 2014. This is the first time The Home Depot has offered 3D printers for sale in its stores and will be a pilot program for MakerBot and The Home Depot.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Managed Print Services Association (MPSA) is pleased to announce that Compass Sales Solutions has joined the association as a corporate member. Compass joins more than 1,000 other MPSA members to participate in proactive outreach to advance the awareness and value of managed print services (MPS) across sectors. Members of the MPSA work together to promote and advocate for MPS in a vendor-neutral forum to the mutual benefit of end users, members and other stakeholders in the global MPS industry.

Yokohama, Japan — Graphtec Corporation has developed a brand new Digital Label Creation system "LABELROBO LCX1000", an upper model of the "LABELROBO LCX603" which is already in the market with the concept of "easy creation of small quantity of labels with high quality in plants or offices whenever you want", and the functions of color printing, laminating, free size cutting, and waste matrix removal.

Xerox (NYSE: XRX) recently supported raids and prosecutions around the world to protect customers from counterfeit consumables and products, which unknowingly lead to damaged equipment, shoddy output and higher costs.

Ramsey, NJ – July 9, 2014 – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announces the launch of the bizhub® PRESS C1100 and bizhub PRESS C1085 color digital presses. Setting a new standard in productivity, these next generation digital presses combine market-leading speeds with a wide range of substrate handling and finishing options for superior flexibility and performance.

IRVINE, Calif. (July 8, 2014)—Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc. was presented the 2014 Bronze Stevie Award within the Corporate Video category during the 12th annual American Business Awards in Chicago last month. The leading managed print services (MPS) provider and content management solutions innovator secured the award in recognition of its informative and creative corporate video.

NORWALK, Conn., July 8, 2014 – Xerox has retained the top position in worldwide managed print services (MPS) for the fifth consecutive year, according to a new report by analyst research group Quocirca.