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HP’s Latest Firmware Update Causes Rejection of Non-HP Ink Cartridges

For the second year in a row, it appears an HP firmware update is blocking the use of non-HP ink cartridges on more than 30 of its OfficeJet series devices. The Sept. 13 firmware update appears to block non-HP cartridges with the following error message: “One or more
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Supplies Network Named “HP Partner of the Year” at HP Reinvent: World Partner Forum

Chicago (Sept. 13, 2017) — Today at HP Reinvent, HP Inc.’s largest global partner forum, the “HP Partner of the Year” award was bestowed upon Supplies Network, a U.S. distributor of print and imaging products. The annual forum, hosted this year in Chicago, brought together more
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Metrofuser’s Flash-It Restores Life to HP LaserJet Enterprise Flow M880 Transfer Kits

Elizabeth, NJ (Aug. 18, 2017) — Laser printer parts manufacturer Metrofuser has introduced the Flash-It Tool, a new solution that extends the life of the transfer belt, saving service companies thousands of dollars. The HP LaserJet M880 Series transfer belts are programmed to
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Ransomware, Data Safety Provide Eye-Opening Moments at Executive Connection Summit

Scottsdale, AZ — As day one of the fifth annual Executive Connection Summit (ECS) unfolded at the Hotel Valley Ho, one of the recurring themes that marked the event was the topic of cyber security and the need to lock down and protect customers in an age of big data and the
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Katun Corp. Offers Line of Remanufactured HP Printers

Minneapolis (April 26, 2017) – Katun Corporation, one of the world’s leading alternative suppliers to the office equipment industry, is pleased to introduce a new range of remanufactured HP printers. These printers provide excellent performance and significant cost savings vs.
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Samsung-HP: The Long Hello and New Opportunities Ahead

Samsung held its Printing Solutions National Dealer Meeting during the last week of March 2017 in sunny Chandler, AZ, with 254 attendees. It was the first opportunity for Samsung and HP jointly address to Samsung dealers and press laying out the roadmap as to what to expect once
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HP Inc. Distinguishes FlexPrint National Managed Print Solutions as “Best In Class”

Phoenix, AZ (January 25, 2017) — FlexPrint Managed Print Solutions has been named as one of HP’s Best In Class MPS partners in the United States. HP’s goal is to recognize top performing MPS partners across the nation based on 2016 performance statistics, and FlexPrint
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2017 Trends and Predictions Continued: Cloud and Mobility

It’s hard to imagine technologies that have had a greater impact in the last few years on the way businesses manage their data and workflows and perform tasks than the cloud and mobile devices. The two are joined at the hip: The cloud is the central repository accessible from any
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Report and Analysis on HP’s Acquisition of Samsung’s Printer Business – Checkmate or Castle?

October 27, 2016, Lexington Kentucky – Photizo Group today announced the availability of a new 54-page report on the rationale and industry impact of HP’s acquisition of Samsung’s printer business announced on September 12, 2016. This report initially looks at
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HP Buys Samsung Printer Unit, Unleashes 2-Prong Strategy to Disrupt A3 Copier Market

After a week of rumors, HP confirmed at its Global Partner Conference on September 12 that it has an agreement with Samsung Electronics to purchase its printer unit for $1.05 billion, HP’s largest printer-oriented acquisition to date. The deal, which HP expects to complete by the
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HP Makes Big Splash as It Dives Into A3 Market with 16 New Platforms

HP Inc.’s dual announcements of its acquisition of Samsung’s printer business and its own line of 16 A3 platforms sent a strong signal that it intends to be a major player in the A3 market. The new multifunction printers (MFPs), introduced on September 12 at the HP Global Partner
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HP Streamlines Partner First Program

Palo Alto, CA (September 12, 2016) — HP Inc. today unveiled updates to its innovative HP Partner First Program aimed at helping partners drive sales and increase the speed and ease of doing business with HP. The HP Partner First Program updates include: A simplified structure
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HP Inc. Reinvents Business Printing with New Portfolio and PageWide Product Line

Company unveils more than 15 new PageWide, OfficeJet Pro and LaserJet printers, and new Secure Managed Print Services offering LISBON, March 8, 2016 — HP Inc. is driving the printing category forward with an innovativenew portfolio of business printers, including: • A new brand
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HP Future Smart Firmware Printers Monochrome Maintenance Kit Reset Procedure

Associated printer series: LaserJet M600 series (M601, M602, M603, M604, M605, M606) LaserJet M600mfp series (M630MFP) LaserJet 700 series (M712, M725MFP) LaserJet M4555 MFP   HP maintenance kit count resets have previously been in a startup or pre-boot menu but the
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The Top Document Imaging Industry Stories of 2015

Before we bid adieu to 2015 it’s that time again when we reflect on the top stories within the document imaging industry for the year. These are the stories that have either impacted or will impact the dealer and reseller channels in the future and encompass events, initiatives,
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