Posted on Mar 19 2011 - 8:47am by John Peters
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Growing tablet sales a threat to print industry The decision by the House of Lords to allow iPads into the chamber during debates is the latest example of how tablet computers are reducing the need for hard copy documents, with potentially serious knockon effects for the printer industry. Speaking on Radio 4’s Today programme Lord Deben, better known as John Gummer, advocated the use of tablets...

Posted on Jan 18 2011 - 8:54am by John Peters
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World printer market bounces back to 2008 levels Following two consecutive quarters of double-digit yearon-year growth, the global printer and MFP market has bounced back to levels last seen in 2008 before the financial crisis hit. The latest International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, shows that total market shipments in the third quarter of 2010 reached...

Posted on Oct 18 2010 - 8:28am by John Peters
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Posted on Jun 18 2010 - 8:00am by John Peters
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Printer market recovery continues Recovery in the worldwide hardcopy peripherals market is continuing with doubledigit growth in both units and shipment value in the second quarter of 2010 (2Q10). According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, in 2Q10 total market shipments grew 20% year-over-year to 29 million units, while shipment value increased...

Posted on Feb 18 2010 - 8:59am by John Peters
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The continued popularity of multifunction printers (MFPs) helped the worldwide printer industry return to growth in the last quarter of 2009 after six consecutive quarters of decline. TheIDC Worldwide Quar terly Hardcopy Peripherals Trackershows that in Q4 2009 unit shipments (34 million) were 3.6% higher than in the same period in 2008 – the first yearon-year increase since the second quarter of...