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Printware Goes Mobile!

From the Printware Blog on 8th April 2016 in Consumer Advice, Resources, New Products, News,

Mobile communication has become one of the most important factors of our daily routine, whether this be within our business or personal lives. We are incredibly excited to announce that Printware have teamed with Samsung to bring you the latest in mobile technology. 


Introducing the innovative new HP Pagewide Technology

From the Printware Blog on 2nd April 2016 in News, Consumer Advice, Printing Technology

This month we’re very excited to be introducing HP's new PageWide Technology. HP are always pushing the boundaries of innovation and this time have come up with an entire new category of printing. Not only is there InkJet and LaserJet, but now they have given us PageWide...


Spotlight on Ricoh

From the Printware Blog on 7th March 2016 in Consumer Advice, Resources, News, New Products

When thinking about purchasing a new printer for your office, business, school, or even for your home, there are always certain brands that instantly spring to mind. But what about the brands you may not know as much about? This week we’re going to be taking a look at Ricoh. 


Clean Up Your Computer

From the Printware Blog on 8th February 2016 in Consumer Advice, Resources

For the last decade and a half, every second Monday in February is National Clean Up your Computer Day. This means that yes, we do have busy schedules, but we should make time and set aside an hour at least once a year to ensure our computers health is up to scratch. We spend a significant part of our lives in the workplace, so making sure our computers are as healthy as we are is important. 

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Improving Office Efficiency

From the Printware Blog on 1st February 2016 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources

No matter how hard we try, there will always be something unexpected cropping up in our schedules that throws us off track, makes us later than intended or causes a whole new set of problems. If struggling with the office printer or forgetting those all important documents for your meeting sounds familiar, then Printware are here to help.

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Professional Multi-tasking

From the Printware Blog on 20th January 2016 in News, Consumer Advice, Printing Technology

If you've ever found yourself saying there's not enough time in the day, then you will understand the plight of technology being underutilised in the workplace. If your office is overrun with printers, photocopiers, fax machines and other pieces of technology that just aren't being used enough to quantify their need, then maybe it's time to streamline and replace with a multifunction laser printer.

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Your January Blue-Print to Happiness

From the Printware Blog on 11th January 2016 in Consumer Advice, Fun Stuff, News, Resources

It’s a widely known fact that after any holiday season, festival or getaway, each and every one of us is susceptible to experiencing the blues - and the January blues are one of the worst offenders. Never fear, though, as Printware is here with some handy tips for beating those January blues in the office – and that’s something to smile about!

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A Force to Be Reckoned With

From the Printware Blog on 6th January 2016 in Consumer Advice, Fun Stuff, News

Here at Printware we love industry news, and any news that makes headlines the way the latest Star Wars film has, is big business too! The most recent instalment of the hit franchise smashed records around the world. One of the most hyped films in history, it had a lot to live up to, and certainly delivered. New characters were likable, the costumes were just as you would expect - and many of them were 3D printed!

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The Hottest Printers Around

From the Printware Blog on 23rd December 2015 in Consumer Advice, Resources

The run up to Christmas and New Year can be one of the busiest times for any business, and with deadlines looming left, right and centre, the last thing you need is your printer going kaput, breaking down and giving up the ghost. There are many reasons for a printer to breakdown for the last time, and with that in mind, join us here at Printware as we go over the hottest printers around.

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Office Prank Season

From the Printware Blog on 18th December 2015 in Fun Stuff, News, Consumer Advice

As party season and the Christmas holidays approach, festivities and morale will be at an all-time high. Allowing staff to be creative in the workplace is vital if you want to keep the atmosphere buzzing. Office pranks are not just fun, but they’re also team building exercises that cost next to nothing! If your boss is easy going and up for a laugh, you might want to play some of these office pranks on them, too!

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Which is Best?

From the Printware Blog on 16th December 2015 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources

Here at Printware, we believe that any environmentally friendly workplace is the way forward. Cutting down on waste, resources and cutting costs without impacting on the quality of work and your businesses reputation, is something that we pride ourselves on. Both laser and inkjet printers have their merits, of course, but choosing the right one for your business is what matters.

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Do It Yourself: Christmas Invites

From the Printware Blog on 9th December 2015 in Fun Stuff, Consumer Advice, Environment,

It's finally that time of year when you start finalising the annual office Christmas party, which can only mean one thing: it's time to get started on the guest list. While many businesses only invite staff and significant others, many others choose to invite clients - current and prospective, as well as significant figures in their industry.

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Holidays are Coming

From the Printware Blog on 3rd December 2015 in Fun Stuff, News, Consumer Advice

Summer is almost a distant memory, Halloween is behind us and we have all enjoyed the fireworks. But, this can only mean one thing – Christmas is nearly here! When the party season kicks off, your office will be a hub of sweets, cakes, chocolate and high spirits; so, how do we maintain productivity levels without dampening the atmosphere? That’s where Printware is here to help.

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Why is Shredding so Important?

From the Printware Blog on 26th November 2015 in Consumer Advice, Resources

There are stories in the media almost daily about identity theft and fraud, which for any business, can be worrying. Ensure that your company is protected against these crimes by destroying important documents regularly. Many offices have the usual set-ups: computers and laptops, photocopiers, colour laser printers and even a fax machine. Is a shredder an essential tool in your business?

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The Pros of Managed Print Services

From the Printware Blog on 18th November 2015 in Consumer Advice, Managed Print

One way for businesses to stay in control of their stock and budget is to implement or incorporate a print managed service. When you consider the cost of equipment, paper, ink and toner, it all adds up. This is especially the case in offices where the printing of anything and everything is rife; perhaps it might be time to introduce a printing policy for your business.

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Make your Printer Work for You

From the Printware Blog on 13th November 2015 in Consumer Advice, Resources

The rising cost of printing can be an issue for any business, regardless of industry or profitability. Streamlining your printer usage and management can save your business money, save the environment and save wasted hours spent fixing the printer. Here at Printware, we can't think of anything better so without further ado, here are our top tips to ensure the longevity and productivity of your printer.

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Optimise your Office

From the Printware Blog on 9th November 2015 in Consumer Advice, Environment, Resources

Small or large, open space of structured workstations, compact or spread out; whatever situation you are in with your office space, you must optimise the space that you have, to make the most of it. Often left as an afterthought, office workflow and design is integral to any functioning office and can affect productivity and team morale.


Spotlight Special: Canon, Ricoh & Printware

From the Printware Blog on 26th October 2015 in News, Consumer Advice, Resources

It is no secret that Printware offers plenty of choice in the way of printers, printing supplies and accessories. One glance at the countless products we have is enough to tell you that whatever your office needs, we are going to have it. But with so many quality pieces of kit to choose from, how do you know what is right for you?


The Importance of Going Green

From the Printware Blog on 20th October 2015 in Environment, Consumer Advice,

Every time we surf the net or shop online, we will likely come across something emphasising the impact that switching to a more eco-friendly lifestyle has. With this type of emphasis on green living, too many companies fall short at the eco-friendly hurdle. With the right tools and mindset, we can all do our part for the environment, without having to compromise on the bare essentials of our business.

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The Importance of Office Evolution

From the Printware Blog on 28th September 2015 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources

Office evolution is an integral part of any business, operating on any scale; local, national or global. There’s so much you can do without splashing out on a brand new office - but why does a simple shuffle around or a complete renovation of your workspace make such a difference? And how can it impact the work your company carries out? Well, let’s find out.

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Why We Will Never Be Paperless

From the Printware Blog on 16th September 2015 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources, Printing Technology,

Today, the printing market consists of such a variety of models that we can find exactly what we need at the touch of a button. However, with new technology like 3D printing, becoming more integral in different industries, could we be facing a paperless and printerless future? In short, no even though we are starting to rely more on digital storage solutions. So, why will the world never be paperless? Let’s find out.

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Turning Higher Education Facilities into Tech Havens

From the Printware Blog on 14th September 2015 in Consumer Advice, Education, Resources

At face value, stuffy lecture rooms can be extremely demotivating, not to mention debilitating to an individual’s education. However, with the right tools and enthusiasm, they can be a real learning curve for forward-thinking students who are passionate about their course. Let’s discuss how technology can turn your facility into a tech haven.

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Office Furniture: Three Layouts to Try

From the Printware Blog on 11th September 2015 in Consumer Advice, Environment

Achieving the right layout for you and your workers is important in any office. There are so many different layouts to try though; you may be struggling to decide what would be best for your business. Then there is the issue of where to place all of the office tech, including your prized colour laser printer. So, if you’re struggling to find the right layout for you, consider the following options.

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Green Swaps for the Office

From the Printware Blog on 8th September 2015 in Consumer Advice, Environment, News, Resources

The number of businesses working for their green credentials today is on the rise. Not only does this mean more is being done to help save the planet, but it gives companies a chance to find their place in green, green society. You may be wondering what you can do to make the switch from waster to eco-friendly worker. If you're looking for new ways to implement green strategies in the workplace, read on.

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Popular Tech Additions to Offices

From the Printware Blog on 4th September 2015 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources, Printing Technology,

Aside from the classic balance of PCs and standard office furniture, what else are you likely to see in the commercial offices of today? Is new technology scarce, or can you expect to be greeted by a flow of tech throughout the workplace? Technology has undoubtedly become an integral part of everyday office life, so let’s take a look at just three popular tech additions for offices and their input into daily work life.

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How to Streamline an Office Move

From the Printware Blog on 1st September 2015 in Consumer Advice, Resources

As exciting as the big office move is, there is a lot of preparation involved, so staying organised and on top of the prep and packing is of the utmost importance. If your employees are feeling a little less enthusiastic about the move, it can be difficult to get everything done and dusted before the big day. We have compiled just a few pointers on how to streamline your office move and get your team involved. 

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Takeover of the Laser in Offices

From the Printware Blog on 27th August 2015 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources, Printing Technology,

Laser technology is popular in a number of industries today, and a lot of businesses make use of the benefits it offers. Not only is it highly versatile, but it comes at an affordable price too, so everyone, from start-ups to large corporations, can make the most of it. But what are the most popular laser applications in the office?                                     Read on to find out.

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Office Life: Which Printer is Right for You?

From the Printware Blog on 24th August 2015 in Consumer Advice, Resources

Though an office can be a hectic environment, the proper set-up can help to eliminate the little stresses of daily office life. To streamline your business operations and make office life more efficient, you need to start at the roots. In today’s article, we will look at the role different printers play in office life, as well as which printer is right for you.

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Green Resolutions for 2015

From the Printware Blog on 18th August 2015 in Consumer Advice, Environment, News, Resources

We're closing in on 2016. That means it is time for a change if you haven't already started to shift bad habits, and what better way to make a difference than to set a few green resolutions for the rest of the year? If you’re struggling for ideas on what these could be, see our tips and resolutions to see how you can do your part, as well as save money and time.

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Office Set-Ups For Start-Up Businesses

From the Printware Blog on 14th August 2015 in Consumer Advice, News, Resources

If you are a start-up business, you will, no doubt, require your own office where you and your employees can work comfortably. So, if you are finding yourself in a bit of a rut in terms of office set-up, read on. Today we will look at just a couple of ideas for office design and how they will help with streamlining and maximising business operations.

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