Industry News

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, today announced three new models that will be added to the groundbreaking line of multifunction document systems for the high-volume markets. The new MX-M904, MX-M1054, MX-M1204 Hercules II monochrome series were showcased today at the company's annual National Dealer Meeting where Sharp dealers had an opportunity to see these new workhorses close up.



Powerful, portable and productive describe Kodak's latest innovation in desktop document capture-the KODAK SCANMATE i940 Scanner. The compact, cloud-connected scanner quickly and simply converts paper documents into dynamic digital files for distribution and sharing. Easy-to-use features make it a perfect fit for the business professional in the office or on the go.



Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, today announced Michael Math has joined the company as Senior Vice President International Sales. Math's is responsible for managing Konica Minolta's sales and marketing strategy as well as operations in Latin America. He will also provide support to Konica Minolta Business Solutions Canada. Math will report directly to Rick Taylor, President and Chief Operating Officer, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.



Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) today announced that second quarter 2012 financial results will be lower than expected.



Canon, U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that it is supplying production printing systems for PEAK Resources, a Denver-based systems integration and print/output distribution company that supports a nationwide network of resellers by offering value-added services including solution assurances for fast start deployments, pre- and post-sales technical support, and Advanced Function Presentation (AFP) application development.  



Kyocera Document Solutions America, one of the world's leading document solutions companies, today introduced two new black and white multifunctional products (MFPs) the FS-6530MFP, a 30 page-per-minute (ppm) and the FS-6525MFP, a 25 ppm device, within its award-winning ECOSYS family of environmentally minded products. By including standard features such as print, copy, scan and optional fax in one compact device with low total cost of ownership, high reliability and superior image quality, these new MFPs provide the functionality that easily fit into any office environment.



Canon U.S.A., Inc, a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced three Photo All-In-One (AIO) printers - the PIXMA MG4220 Wireless*, PIXMA MG3220 Wireless and PIXMA MG2220 - with new and exciting features that will continue to produce the quality results consumers have come to expect from the award-winning lineup of PIXMA AIO printers. A new feature for these affordable print, copy and scan printers is My Image Garden software combining various tools to help consumers organize memorable photos and create new photo projects by unlocking images stored on computers. There is also a new Facebook application, Print Your Days, allowing users to easily access and customize their photos stored on the social networking site.



Ricoh Americas Corporation dealer partners across the country are reporting that they are successfully expanding their businesses by reselling Ricoh business information services.  



Dell today announced a portfolio of new laser printers designed to improve productivity and enable innovation in diverse, complex printing environments. The powerful color and monochrome single function and multi-function printers are the latest in a series of enhancements to Dell's imaging portfolio, and comprise a set of compelling and competitive end-to-end imaging solutions for home offices and small and medium businesses.



Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc., (, a leading managed document services (MDS) provider and MFP innovator, today introduces the new e-STUDIO(TM)2050c/2550c series and e-STUDIO2051c/2551c series of multifunction printers (MFPs). These entry-level series features color printing, the latest generation eBRIDGE(TM) technology and up to 600 x 1,200 dots-per-inch resolutionmaking it an ideal fit for small to mid-size businesses requiring theperformance and image quality of other e-STUDIO Color series, but at alower price point.