The Key Point Blog

09/02/2020

Colin McMahon

How Printed Fans Represent New Opportunities for Print Service Providers

This blog attempts to show a silver lining during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here, we show a creative way to use print in new and creative ways.

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09/01/2020

German Sacristan

New Color Digital Presses Offer Image Quality and Productivity Enhancements

According to Keypoint Intelligence’s most recent US Production Printing Market Forecast, placements of this color segment are expected to rise from 960 in 2019 to 1,261 in 2024, demonstrating a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.6%.

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09/01/2020

Jamie Bsales

DaaS Can Enable Remote Workers Anywhere and Cut IT Costs

During the pandemic, a niche cloud offering is finding itself in the spotlight: Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS). This blog explores recent DaaS offerings and future use.

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08/31/2020

Christine Dunne

Ricoh Sustainability Director Shares Ideas for Workplaces and Industry

It's clear that the current COVID-19 pandemic represents an opportunity for workplaces and office equipment vendors to reassess and enhance their sustainability efforts.

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08/27/2020

Aaron Hale

Traditional OEMs and Dealers are Expanding Service Offerings to Remain Competitive

Until recently, security was relegated to protecting multifunctional devices and printers and the output that they produced. This blog explores the other security methods that have developed since then.

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08/26/2020

Lee Davis, Kaitlin Shaw & Deborah Hawkins

Partnerships Highlighted During Annual Analyst B2B Briefing

A few of Keypoint Intelligence's analysts attended the annual B2B briefing from Brother USA. This blog explores the key items and issues presented.

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08/25/2020

Jamie Bsales

Eliminating Physical Interaction with the Copier’s Control Panel

This blog explores a number of touchless MFP solutions currently available. Many vendors have introduced solutions that will all but eliminate the need for users to touch the control panel.

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08/24/2020

Ryan McAbee

COVID-19 Moves the Market Down Over 5% in 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing disruption in the global print production workflow market as supply chains are strained globally and print operations are interrupted locally. This blog details findings from our Forecast and the coronavirus' effects on them.

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08/20/2020

Ryan McAbee

The Effects of COVID-19 Have Hit the Industry Hard

The second quarter of 2020 was not kind to the printing industry’s economic outlook or print companies’ financials.This blog explores the financial outlook for the printing industry.

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08/18/2020

Aaron Hale

The Controversy Surrounding TikTok and WeChat

Technology can help us to grow our businesses, educate our children, increase the speed of gathering information, and facilitating important research, but it also puts our personal information at risk. This blog explores these dangers using TikTok and WeChat as examples.

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