How Do You Find the Right Managed Print Services (MPS) Partner?

How Do You Find the Right Managed Print Services (MPS) Partner?

When it comes to finding a managed print services (MPS) provider, you've got a large task in front of you. After all, every MPS provider wants to tell you why their service is the best, but few really have the skills to follow up on those claims. 

That leaves you in a sticky position. You need a team who can deliver, but how do...

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Xerox Is Synonymous With Quality and Copying

Xerox Is Synonymous With Quality and Copying

Xerox launched the first commercially available plain paper photocopier in 1959 and has been synonymous with printing, copying, and quality -- the “Kleenex” of the photocopier world -- ever since. 

You rarely hear someone ask for a tissue. They ask for a Kleenex.

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11 Things About Copier Security You Didn't Know

11 Things About Copier Security You Didn't Know

Your copier can be hacked. 

Anything connected to a network can be hacked. 

By anything, I mean anything – hackers have penetrated and hacked data through Internet-connected Teddy Bears. 

Teddy. Bears. 

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What's the Best Copier – or Printer – for My Office?

The best. Number 1. The finest. Perfect. Numero uno. 

Or, for the Tina Turner fans: “You're simply the best, better than all the rest.” 

All of us want the best for ourselves. Many Google searches start with “the best [insert what you're looking for here]”.

The question you often forget to ask when you're looking for the “best” of anything is this: is this the best thing for your needs? 

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Transform Your Office – Use Your Copier to Get Rid of Paper

Transform Your Office – Use Your Copier to Get Rid of Paper

“Transformation” or “digital transformation” is a word and phrase you hear a lot in the IT industry. IT journalists are always looking for something new to write about – and IT providers seem to like to use the word because it sounds impressive.

It's easy to become turned off to the spin as over-hyped or not relevant for smaller...

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The Top 4 Business Benefits of Managed Print Services

The Top 4 Business Benefits of Managed Print Services

You've contracted out work that can be done out of office, invested in fuel-efficient vehicles, switched over to energy efficient light bulbs, and convinced the whole office a compost garden in the back is a good idea. You've done everything in your power to cut costs…or have you? If you have yet to switch to managed print services (MPS),...

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We Sold the First Xerox Iridesse in the Country!

We Sold the First Xerox Iridesse in the Country!

What’s the Xerox Iridesse, you ask? Our short answer – pure awesomeness. Long answer. It’s the first production press to produce low gloss, smooth gradients, metallic and iridescent options without the use of foils and with only one pass. Released for sale in the U.S. only two short months ago, Benchmark Business Solutions Account Representative...

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Managed Print Services and the Mythical Paperless Office

Managed Print Services and the Mythical Paperless Office

Remember when personal computers were a revelation and experts were predicting that we'd be living in a "paperless society" by the dawn of the 21st century? Well, here we are, almost 20 years into the new millennium, and a paperless society still feels as fanciful as personal jet packs and time-traveling DeLoreans.

In fact, as much as ...

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Industry Expert Rich Cardillo Joins Benchmark Business Solutions

Industry Expert Rich Cardillo Joins Benchmark Business Solutions

Benchmark Business Solutions announced today the addition of Rich Cardillo as Chief Sales Officer during the company’s quarterly staff meeting.

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8 Simple Tips to Keep Your Copier Up and Running

8 Simple Tips to Keep Your Copier Up and Running

We've yet to meet anyone who likes it when the copier starts winking at them. 

And it's not flirting with you either.

Something's wrong. 

There you are at the copier, ready to pick up your document or make a few copies and then some random error code starts blinking at you on the display.

If you're lucky, it's a simple paper jam or the machine...

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