The move followed China’s recent exemption of many U.S. items imported into China.
This week, we saw two surprising new developments involving Clover and Xerox.
A new U.S. 15-percent tariff went into effect earlier this month, with the new tariff imposed not just on Kyocera copier/MFPs and printers made in China, but on other vendors’ equipment made in China.
“Adjusting supply chains and other necessary changes could cost the company (Kyocera) tens of millions of dollars.”
However, ink-tank inkjet printer/All-in-Ones enjoyed positive year-over-year growth of 3.4 percent in unit shipments.
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Back in June 2018, Kyocera had announced that it’s building a third factory in Vietnam in order to increase production capacity for its copier/MFPs and printers.
On August 2nd, Kyocera Corporation of Tokyo, Japan, results for its first quarter (April 1 to June 30, 2019). Sales...
On April 9th, Kyocera Document Solutions of Japan announced a “refresh” of its global corporate brand identity.
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Sales increased for the Electronic Devices Group and the Industrial & Automotive Components Group as well as for the Document Solutions Group, due in part to contributions from aggressive merger and acquisition activities.
“External factors can make top candidates ready to consider their options in an afternoon. They may have a new sales manager they don’t like; the dealer switched their territory; their compensation changed; or they want to relocate.”
Kyocera said the gains were due to contributions from merger and acquisition activities and increases in sales generated by its Components Business and Document Solutions Group.
Sales in the Document Solutions Group increased.
It should also be noted that dealers and solutions’ providers are increasingly relying on third-party cloud-based workflow and data-storage solutions that feature built-in security guarantees.
It seems more than ironic that Xerox’s decision in May to scrap a complicated deal under which Fujifilm would take...