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Palo Alto, Calif., October 6, 2014 – HP today announced plans to separate into two new publicly traded Fortune 50 companies: one comprising HP’s market-leading enterprise technology infrastructure, software and services businesses, which will do business as Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, and one that will comprise HP’s market-leading personal systems and printing businesses, which will do business as HP Inc. and retain the current logo. Immediately following the transaction, which is expected to be completed by the end of fiscal 2015, HP shareholders will own shares of both Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and HP Inc. The transaction is intended to be tax-free to HP’s shareholders for federal income tax purposes.

SCOTTSDALE, AZ —September 30, 2014 — MWA Intelligence (MWAi), an SAP Gold Partner and leader in enterprise resource planning (ERP), continues to expand our FORZA and SAP Business One client base by adding Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE).

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Managed Print Services Association (MPSA) is pleased to announce that Epson has joined the association as a corporate member. Epson 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.

Ramsey, N.J. – September 23, 2014 – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announces the launch of FileAssist, a fully-managed file storage and collaborative solution developed exclusively for Konica Minolta and hosted by All Covered – Konica Minolta’s Managed IT services provider. The company’s first cloud solution, FileAssist is ideal for businesses of all sizes looking to collaborate and share information in a secure environment, while also improving workflow efficiency.

MELVILLE, N.Y., September 23, 2014 - Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced today the PIXMA iP110 Wireless1 Mobile Printer, designed for on-the-go business professionals who need a printer that can keep up with their ever-changing lifestyle. The printer has an optional battery that gives business professionals the ability to quickly deliver high-quality text and graphics, including last-minute presentations, charts and graphs, and beautiful color photos on the road. It also features the cloud-based PIXMA Printing Solutions2 (PPS) app, a user-friendly platform, allowing easy access to the cloud directly from compatible smartphones, tablets, or other mobile devices. With this platform, users can print and scan images and documents directly from several of the most popular online services such as Facebook, Twitter, Photobucket, Dropbox, Evernote, Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive.

MELVILLE, N.Y., September 23, 2014 - Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced today five models in the new MAXIFY series of Wireless Inkjet printers for the small office/home office (SOHO) user: the MAXIFY MB5320 Wireless Inkjet Small Office All-In-One (AIO) printer, the MAXIFY MB5020 Wireless Inkjet Small Office AIO printer, MAXIFY MB2320 Wireless Inkjet Home Office AIO printer, MAXIFY MB2020 Wireless Inkjet Home Office AIO printer, and MAXIFY iB4020 Wireless Inkjet Small Office printer. Designed with small and home office users in mind, these Wi-Fi enabled printers offer enhanced features including high-quality, low cost per print, quick first print, cloud printing capabilities, and award-winning 100 percent U.S.-based service and support for MAXIFY printers.

HARDYSTON, NJ (September 22, 2013) THE CANNATA REPORT announced a total of nearly $1.4 million raised for charity since 1997. Frank G. Cannata, founder, president and editor-in-chief/publisher of The Cannata Report, acknowledges manufacturers, service and solution providers and independent dealers across the Business Technology Industry as responsible.

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Sept. 17, 2014 – Underscoring its commitment to creating a better, easier and more accessible mobile printing experience, Epson America today announced its first Mopria-certified printers for home and business – the Epson Expression Photo XP-860, Epson Expression Premium XP-820, XP-620, XP-520, and Epson WorkForce WF-2660, WF-2650 and WF-2630.

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 17, 2014-- A third of small business owners who classify printing as very important to their business have “high” or “very high” stress levels and those who spend more time managing ink and toner supplies are the most stressed, according to the Staples Ink & Toner “Know Your Type” survey. More than 70 percent of these small business owners describe their workplace personality as a “hands-on doer,” meaning they prefer to dive in and tackle the work themselves, rather than spending time convincing others to take action.

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Sept. 15, 2014 – Epson America, Inc. today announced its next-generation Epson Expression Photo XP-860 Small-in-One printer, delivering ultra-powerful performance in an ultra-slim design. Ideal for families and photo enthusiasts, the Expression Photo XP-860 outputs stunning, professional-quality photos with smooth gradations and amazing skin tones – up to 8" x 10" borderless – with six-color Claria Photo HD Inks. It also comes equipped with Epson Connect for the ability to access, print and scan documents, photos, emails, and web pages from a tablet, smartphone or computer from literally anywhere in the world.