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Las Vegas –- January 17, 2017 -- Customers from around the world are at Wynn Las Vegas as the Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII)Connect event once again reached sell-out capacity, with attendees from 37 nations gathered to participate in one of the print industry’s longest-running and most successful users’ conferences. This year’s Connect features important technology advancements from EFI™, including the debut of the company’s largest soft-signage printer and new LED, roll-to-roll printers offering market-leading productivity.

TOKYO, January 18, 2017 – Ricoh today announced the acquisition of Avanti Computer Systems Limited (hereinafter “Avanti”), a leading provider of Print MIS (Management Information System) targeted for the production print market. This acquisition enables Ricoh to further expand the value its production print workflow delivers to customers, as well as to help improve management efficiency and productivity of customers in the production printing market.

Mount Laurel, NJ (Jan. 18, 2017) – OKI Data Americas – a world-class printing technology leader – introduces two new devices made exclusively for the BTA channel: the ES5473MFP, a high-quality smart color multi-function printer (MFP), and the ES7412, a powerful A4 color printer with faster speed, increased paper capacity and a low total cost of ownership to small and mid-size businesses (SMBs).

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Jan. 17, 2017 – Epson America, Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging solutions, today introduced the Epson DS-320 portable document scanner with Auto Document Feeder (ADF), the latest addition to its line-up of commercial document scanners. Delivering the fastest scan speeds in its class1, the DS-320 boasts speeds up to 25 ppm/50 ipm2, and features a 20-page ADF with single-pass duplex scanning for effortless and versatile scanning for business users. The compact scanner also comes equipped with TWAIN and ISIS® drivers for seamless integration with existing document management software. In addition, the DS-320 can be powered through AC or USB 3.03, allowing users to increase efficiency and organization at the office or remotely.

MELVILLE, N.Y., January 17, 2017 – Increased flexibility and customization are top of mind for many of today’s businesses, and are also key focus points for the third generation imageRUNNER ADVANCE platform. Building upon the success of this platform, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the new imageRUNNER ADVANCE 4500 Series of multifunction systems (MFPs), an information management platform for integrated and holistic business process solutions. Combining powerful scanning capabilities with advanced personalization and additional security features, the new imageRUNNER ADVANCE 4551i, 4545i, 4535i and 4525i models offer excellent document workflow systems for small to mid-size offices, departments within large enterprises and document-intensive industries that require efficient, cost-effective, monochrome printing, including legal, financial services, education and healthcare.

Ramsey, NJ – January 16, 2017 – Konica Minolta, Inc. today announces that Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), and Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH are launching a new and enhanced version of the bizhub MarketPlace platform to accommodate the global market, including the United States, Canada and Europe with over 35 countries now supported. By offering a variety of productivity apps for use on the multifunction printer (MFP), the bizhub MarketPlace allows the MFP’s functionalities to be easily and quickly enhanced to meet the challenges of everyday businesses. 

MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced several senior executive appointments and promotions. Through their collaborative vision for success and dedication to excellence, these individuals have continually delivered the highest level of leadership and commitment to both Canon's customers and partners, helping the Company to maintain its position as an industry leader.  

January 12, 2017 — Ontario, Canada and Bridgewater, NJ – PrintFleet Inc., a global leader in managed print services software (MPS) and data-driven solutions, has partnered with Brother International Corporation, a leading provider of printing and imaging solutions, to provide channel partners with greater fleet management capabilities and added value with a dashboard that offers end-users full visibility into their document imaging devices and workflow.

Chicago, Ill. – January 12, 2016 – CIG has taken a bold step that is unprecedented in the Global Imaging Supplies aftermarket. CIG commissioned independent 3rd party test lab BLI to pit its remanufactured print cartridges against OEM cartridges under ISO test conditions to corroborate CIG’S claims that its cartridges are a true alternative to the OEM. Historically, 3rd party lab tests commissioned by OEMs, such as those conducted by Quality Logic and Spencer Labs, have suggested that aftermarket print cartridges do not measure up to the OEM. CIG decided to have an independent 3rd party laboratory test its aftermarket cartridges against the OEM to debunk the historical rhetoric that remanufactured, eco-friendly print cartridges don’t measure up to the original branded cartridges.

MALVERN, PA, January 12, 2017 – Ricoh USA, Inc. today unveiled its latest black-and-white multifunction printer (MFP) designed to help today’s businesses enhance worker productivity with fast print speeds, a more powerful processor and increased reliability. Equipped with a 10.1”-wide Super VGA Smart Operation Panel, the RICOH MP 402SPF further helps users more easily, intelligently and reliably get information where it needs to be, when it needs to be there.