Economic slowdown and financial uncertainty may be sweeping the US and much of the western world _ but the PC and CE industry remains on course for solid growth over the next five years, according to research groups IDC and GFK.
Fuji Xerox Printers has entered into a strategic partnership with West Australian company Iconiq, a provider of consumer messaging solutions for corporate retailers, to provide an Iconiq branded Managed Print Service (MPS) program to retailers.
Under this partnership, Iconiq will offer retailers its SignIQ in-store signage and labeling solution in conjunction with Fuji Xerox Printers PagePack MPS technology.
Samsung says it has launched 20 new large format display monitors for business and retail needs and claims it will to double its global Large Format Display (LFD) sales to almost US$480 million this year by focusing more on the Business Display Solutions market.
Woolworths has cranked up their consumer electronic operations in an effort to capitalise on the growth being recorded by most CE retailers. In their latest report to the ASX Woolworths has recorded consumer electronic sales of over $400 million for the first quarter of FY09