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Featured Product: Canon imagePRESS Lite C165

Posted by Jenni Duke on Dec 4, 2019 11:52:25 AM

With each technology replacement we purchase, we’re always looking for new and exciting ways to upgrade. When contracts are up on our mobile phones, we look at things like reception, memory, speed, and camera quality. When you put the newest phones next to each other, however, there’s not a lot that sets them apart. Until there’s a real game changer in the bunch—remember when the first smartphones came to market? The first iPhone? The first Android?—there isn’t much to get excited about. When looking for a new multi-function printer, there are several upgrades to consider as well, depending on essential work demands and business goals, but there hasn’t been an option like the Canon imagePRESS Lite C165 before.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Production Print, small to medium business

Featured Product: Xerox Iridesse Production Press

Posted by Jenni Duke on Nov 15, 2019 4:13:02 PM

If you own a color printer, you’ve likely had to replace one of four ink cartridges used in your device. Cyan, magenta, yellow, and black have long been the standard color model used to produce high-quality prints of any kind. Whether you’re printing on ink-jet or laser printers, these four colors are used together to reproduce the entire color spectrum on the page.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Production Print

Rethinking Support: How Predictive Maintenance is Revolutionizing the Print Industry

Posted by Jenni Duke on Oct 17, 2019 10:50:57 AM

It’s coming up on cold and flu season, and many of us are lining up to get preventive maintenance: a flu shot. Preventive maintenance is how most things are maintained and serviced—from human bodies to household appliances. In anticipation of mechanical parts breaking or needing repairs, we schedule service. Oil changes, annual HVAC assessments, and annual wellness exams are all examples of preventative maintenance. We hope that periodically checking the status of a piece of equipment will alert us to upcoming failure, reducing the amount of equipment downtime and the cost of repairs.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Production Print, Technology

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

Are You Still Outsourcing Your Printing?

Posted by SumnerOne on Nov 7, 2016 2:19:00 PM

When you need high-quality prints for your business, where do you go? For too many companies, the answer is to a commercial printer. While there's nothing wrong with outsourcing this work, the fact of the matter is that it likely costs you time, money, and staff resources. But you can't compromise quality in your promotional material—this kind of printing requires state-of-the-art copiers and printers to attract potential customers and clients to your business. How do you strike a balance?

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Topics: Production Print