HP Inc. was by far the overall large format printer market leader in 3Q19 with 33.8 percent of all large-format printer shipments worldwide.
However, the A3 color laser market posted 5.7 percent year-over-year growth in the third-quarter.
The European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers Association (ETIRA), an industry trade association, recently issued a press release criticizing a white...
Epson says its new heat-free inkjet printing revolutionizes the market with a fast first page out time, high-quality printing, low power consumption, and high-capacity ink supplies.
HP Inc. (excluding Samsung) maintained its leadership in the printer/MFP market with a market share of 38.0 percent.
However, the A4 color MFP market is increasing at a high rate and for the first time these shipments were higher than A4 monochrome MFP shipments.
Epson also slashed its forecast for its fiscal year, and is now projecting revenue to be down 6.2 percent and profits down 40 percent, with both versus its previous forecast.
Epson also introduced new SureColor wide-format printers with a bulk ink-pack system for lower cost per page.
The lawsuit alleges that Epson disables Epson printers when the owner attempts to use non-Epson ink cartridges, “ruining printers or forcing consumers to buy the more expensive Epson ink.”
This week, the toner-ink supplies wars continued, with HP Inc. announcing that in the future, it’ll be marketing two kinds of printers under two different business models.
Two of the new models feature compatibility with MPS software solutions from PrintFleet, ECi (FMAudit) and other providers.
The printers use new Epson UltraChrome PRO12 12-color pigment ink to deliver a wider color gamut.
The appointment is said to bolster “Epson’s continued focus on driving the shift from laser to business inkjet printing, as well as its commitment to a 100 percent indirect business sales model.”
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