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NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 13, 2018 -- Xerox channel partners now have a single bundle of core Managed Print Services (MPS) software solutions to offer that will drive recurring revenue for themselves and better productivity for their small- and medium-size business (SMB) customers. Xerox’s new MPS Essentials Suite adds value as a package of tools for providing secure authentication, mobile print functionality, advanced scanning capabilities and productivity-enhancing apps to make MPS deployment easy and profitable.

MELVILLE, N.Y., FEBRUARY 13, 2018 – Understanding that future enterprises will aim to boost employee productivity through flexible workflow solutions, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, launches its third-generation imageRUNNER ADVANCE 2nd edition lineup, a refresh of the three-time BLI Line of the Year award-winning platform.

Calgary, Alberta – February 13th, 2018 –  Print Audit, the company whose mission it is to save the office equipment industry, announced today the replacement of its flagship product, Print Audit 6, with a fully revamped software suite called Infinite User Management.  

New York, N.Y., February 13, 2018.  Darwin Deason, a long-term and third-largest shareholder of Xerox Corp. (“Xerox”), has filed a lawsuit against Fujifilm Holdings Corp. (“Fuji”), Xerox, current Xerox board members and Ursula M. Burns, Xerox’s former Chairman and CEO.  The complaint was filed on February 13, 2018, in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County. 

NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 13, 2018 - Xerox (NYSE: XRX) today issued the following letter from its Board of Directors to its shareholders in response to the February 12, 2018 letter from Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason: 

MELVILLE, N.Y. and PALO ALTO, Calif. February 13, 2018 - Today at the One Canon press and analyst event in Hollywood, FL Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., with over 78,000 customers, announced it has selected Vera to provide technology designed to help protect Canon customers’ intellectual property and critical business information. By embracing a data-centric approach to security, we’ve entered into a new and exciting era where the old paradigm of perimeter-based approaches are no longer the unquestioned norm. Together with Vera’s encryption and data protection technology, Canon Solutions America can now provide its customers with the technology to help protect their data anywhere, any time and give them the ability to control access to that data at the file level.

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Feb. 13, 2018 – Epson America, Inc., a leading provider of superior performing printing solutions, today announced the new WorkForce Pro WF-C5000 Series. Powered by PrecisionCore printing technology, the printers feature Epson’s innovative Replaceable Ink Pack System technology in a new compact form factor for a streamlined, efficient workstation. With print speeds of 24 ISO ppm (black/color) and a fast first page out with no warmup time, the WF-C5000 Series drives productivity. Businesses can save up to 45 percent on total printing costs vs. color laser, can print up to 5,000 ISO pages without changing the ink packs, and minimize user interventions with auto two-sided capabilities and large paper tray capacities up to 830 sheets with an optional second paper tray.

LAKE FOREST, Calif. (February 13, 2018) — Toshiba America Business Solutions’ groundbreaking hybrid copier, the e-STUDIO 4508LP, continues to receive industry accolades earning the Better Buys 2018 Innovative Product of the Year award for best monochrome copier.   

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackford Capital, a national private equity firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., announced its investment in Reno, Nevada-based Online Tech Stores (or "OTS"), a wholesale distributor of aftermarket imaging supplies and accessories, including: laser printer toner cartridges, ink cartridges, toner, copier toner, ribbons, thermal fax consumables, and other products and peripherals. OTS is Blackford's latest investment in its National Growth Practice, which invests in companies throughout the U.S., and the twelfth portfolio company currently invested in by Blackford Capital. Debt financing was provided by Fifth Third Bank, with support from syndicate partners Union Bank and Zions Bank, and OFS Capital Corporation. Corporate Finance Associates represented Online Tech Stores in the transaction.

Kansas City, MO — The Business Technology Association’s (BTA’s, 2018 Spring Break event, hosted by BTA Southeast, will be held March 15-16 at the Roosevelt in New Orleans, Louisiana. The hotel discount deadline is Feb. 20, so register today to reserve your room.