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Is Your Copier Provider All-In On Service?

You don't have to settle for poor copier repair and maintenance services.

Ever been to a restaurant and request something that isn’t on the menu? Or even just wanted to slightly adjust your order? Or wanted a Coke, but all they served was Pepsi products?

How often has the server been unhelpful – if not rude?

Topics: Office Equipment Technology Support Creating Raving Fans Technology Pain Net Promoter Score

Great Digital Copier Service – Do You Know What Questions to Ask?

Asking your potential copier partner the right questions is a key to a happy relationship – here are 20 essential ones.

There are questions every company should ask their potential (or even current) service partner.

On the surface, buying or leasing a copier is simple. Call up a company because you can't tell the difference between a Canon from a Lexmark from a Konica Minolta digital copier (so it doesn't matter, right?), tell them your best guess about how much your print and copy, get the price and sign on the dotted line.

Don't do that.

Topics: Office Equipment Partnering

You're Not Buying a Copier – You're Buying the Ability to Communicate

A digital copier is only a means to an end. When buying office equipment, think about how it will improve your ability to communicate.

This is going to sound odd coming from the marketing director of a company that sells and leases digital copiers and other office equipment (and other services).

You aren't buying a copier or a printer from us, what you're really buying is the ability to communicate with your customers, suppliers, and co-workers.

Let me explain.

Topics: Productivity Tips and Tools