SOLUTIONS FOR EVERY PART OF YOUR BUSINESS

SALES

Empower your sales force, with tools and training.
Tools

bliQ is the industry’s leading data-driven web platform, which automates tedious daily workflows, and prepares sales teams with the resources they need to win.

  • 50,000+ Products
  • Robust Searching
  • Side by Side Compare
  • Configure, Price, Quote
  • Calculators (including TCO)
  • Test Reports & Awards
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Sales Training

Our customized training programs help your sales team develop unique value propositions for the markets you want to target. We offer sales training, leadership groups, webinars, customer events and more.

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ANALYSIS

The best decisions are informed decisions.

We provide our clients with timely and informative insight on current and market trends and developments.
We turn analysis into advantage.

Forecast & Trends
  • Market sizing analytics & modeling
  • Detailed methodology & assumptions
  • Competitive environments
  • Product & market life cycles
Surveys & Focus Groups
  • Exploratory & conclusive research
  • Survey design
  • Customer demographics
  • Brand awareness
Multi-Client Studies
  • In-depth primary research
  • Critical decision-making information
  • Subject matter expertise
Quarterly Tracker Programs
  • Market statistics & objective analysis
  • Data tracking
  • Product placements

STRATEGY

Turn insights to action.

Effective strategic decisions bring high levels of reward. Keypoint Intelligence helps clients raise the quality of their decisions—and their decision-making processes.

Keypoint helps your business with:
  • Custom research & consulting
  • Business development strategy "how-to" resources
  • Extensive profiling for assessing & expanding channel presence
  • Customer personas & segmentation with qualitative research

MARKETING

Build credibility with customers.
CERTIFIED RELIABLE
A seal of approval from Buyers Lab testing helps give your customers confidence they’re making the right decision. Enhance marketing materials with recognition from BLI’s test reports and awards, or take advantage of BLI’s other testing-related services.
COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE
Find reports, awards and tools to help you do competitive research, create custom brochures, print award files and more, only on bliQ.

evaluation

Information for you, peace of mind for your customers.

Buyers Lab helps companies improve their products on a daily basis through custom testing. From pre-launch product suggestions to intensive competitive testing, our services extend outside of the “box”—including consumables, paper and software.

Our public test reports are the result of months of hands-on evaluations performed by our expert team of analysts and lab technicians.

Buyers Lab’s awards give special recognition to manufacturers and outstanding hardware and software products that performed above their peers in our exhaustive lab tests.

InfoBlog

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    Consumers’ shifting expectations are increasing the demand for relevant and personalized communications. As a result, it is becoming ever more vital for print service providers to offer their clients the tools and expertise they need to compete on the print and mail battleground as well as the expanding digital landscape. The customer experience is a […] Read

  • Ramping Up, in Packaging: Durst + Koenig & Bauer

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  • Siris Capital Acquires EFI in First Deal of Technology Buyout Fund

    EFI: The Acquirer is Acquired Siris Capital Group, LLC, a New York City-based private equity firm founded in 2011, announced the acquisition of Electronics for Imaging, Inc. (EFI) earlier today. The buyout is a pivotal moment for both graphic arts and industrial segments due to both the size and role that EFI plays throughout the […] Read

Editors' Desk

  • The Rise of the Mega Dealer (Part 3 of 3)

    The office equipment dealer channel has undergone tremendous transformation since its early days of selling typewriters, calculators, and office furniture. This transformation has not always been easy. Read

  • The Rise of the Mega Dealer (Part 2 of 3)

    The office equipment dealer channel has undergone tremendous transformation since its early days of selling typewriters, calculators, and office furniture. This transformation has not always been easy. Read

  • Rearview Mirror: Impact Networking and The Great Recession

    “We're always trying to stay ahead of our investments and growth, but the bottom line is that our goal every year is to outsell what Frank spends,” said Dan Meyer, Impact Networking’s President. Read

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