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Konica Minolta Honors SumnerOne for 25 Years as a Pro-Tech Service Award Recipient

Posted by Jaclyn Sindel on May 20, 2019 7:30:00 AM

Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA, Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced that SumnerOne, Inc. has been honored with a 2017-18 Pro-Tech Service Award, an award given to those Konica Minolta dealerships that demonstrate the highest commitment to customer support and satisfaction. SumnerOne also received special recognition for its longstanding excellence, as this marks the 25th consecutive year that the dealership has earned this award.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Technology, Managing Printers

8 Simple and Effective Tips to Save Money on Printing

Posted by Jaclyn Sindel on Apr 17, 2019 10:15:00 AM

Plain and simple, printing is an expensive part of your business's annual operating budget. It is estimated that the average company will spend as much as 3% of their yearly budget on print-related costs. Discovering ways to save on printing isn't as simple as buying the cheapest equipment or sacrificing quality for a third-party ink cartridge. In fact, cutting corners could end up costing your business more in the long run. These are 8 simple and effective tips for your office to use to cut back on print and supply spend.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Technology, Managing Printers

SumnerOne DIY Projects with Large Format Printing

Posted by Jaclyn Sindel on Jan 29, 2019 10:45:00 AM

We're living in a world where DIY projects are taking over. Whether you're into creating crafts, furniture, or other products, there's a good chance you've tested your luck with the DIY trend. At SumnerOne we've been working to grow our crafting skills and use the technology we have available to bring our projects to life. Lately, our large format printers have been our main source of letting our creative juices flow. Here are eight of our favorite projects we've worked on recently by using production print technology:

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Topics: SumnerOne Insider, Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Production Print, large format print

Announcing the Winner of The Worst Copier in KC - Giving the Basics!

Posted by Carrie Grimsley on Sep 5, 2018 1:00:33 PM

While it may not be the most glamorous title to win, it does come with a few really great perks! For the past two months, SumnerOne has been searching the Kansas City area for “the worst” copier. In total, we heard from 28 organizations begging for the chance to not only win a brand new Canon MFP but the chance to celebrate their win by dropping their old hunk of junk from a 110 ft. tall crane at Union Station. In addition, SumnerOne will provide service and supplies for two years at no cost eliminating at least one headache for our lucky winner.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Events, Kansas City

Top 5 Questions to Ask Before Leasing a New Copier

Posted by Rob Newell on Sep 4, 2018 9:30:00 AM

If your business is looking to update its technology, chances are you're going to have a few questions. The questions could be about leasing options, or the capabilities of the technology, and above all, what this upgrade is going to cost you? With that said, we're here to see if we can help answer some of those burning questions.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Technology

4 Ways Managed Print Services is Like Managing a Vehicle

Posted by Janice Moore on Jun 5, 2018 8:00:00 AM

You might find yourself wondering, "What do printers and cars have in common?" The answer is easy. Simply put, to keep it running smoothly, it requires regular maintenance. Over the course of its lifetime those associated costs can add up. One area that they are different, however, is that with a car there isn't a way to bundle all those associated costs together. This is where Managed Print Services (MPS) comes into play for your printers. So, let's begin to break down those similarities and put managed print services into a scenario that every driver can relate to.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Print Management, Technology, Managing Printers

10 Questions to Ask Before You Purchase or Lease a Copier

Posted by Rob Newell on May 22, 2018 8:11:00 AM

Let's say you're a business owner considering whether you should purchase or lease your next copier for your office. It's a big decision with a lot of contributing factors, and as a smart business owner, it's good to be informed. There are several questions that you will need to ask when the time comes to decide, and that's where we come in.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Technology