The Key Point Blog

03/23/2020

Lee Davis

Demand Is Steady, Supply Chains Are Mostly Intact, and Everybody Is Working from Home

I remember learning about the Bubonic Plague and the Spanish Influenza when I was in school. I was terrified, but also relieved: “At least with modern medicine and medical technology, I’ll never have to worry about dealing with that stuff.”

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03/20/2020

Randy Dazo

Presenting Our Interactive Map of the Ongoing Pandemic

Through DOMO—the visual data analytics tool that we here at Keypoint Intelligence use— and the data John Hopkins University is aggregating from various sources, we have developed an easy-to-use and interactive map to help you follow the changes and understand the impact of the spread of the coronavirus.

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03/19/2020

Riley McNulty

Testimonials of Commercial Printers

Because of all this, people have far fewer occasions peruse programs, see signs, read promotional materials and brochures, or use course packets. This has led to a decline in printing of materials required to inform, educate, sell, amuse, and decorate.

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03/18/2020

Colin McMahon

Examining VR’s Place in the Workflow of the 21st Century

Every day brings more troubling news of the coronavirus. What at first seemed like a distant problem has quickly turned into a global event affecting nearly every aspect of business and personal life.

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03/17/2020

Colin McMahon

Gamification Takes Center Stage at (Relatively) Quiet PAX East 2020

Despite fears of the coronavirus, tens of thousands of attendees flocked to PAX East at the Boston Convention Center from February 27th to March 1st. The event, which managed to be held before numerous tradeshows and industry events were either postponed or cancelled, marked the continued celebration of video game technologies and the gaming culture. Compared to years past, however, this PAX felt quieter than usual.

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03/16/2020

Randy Dazo

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With all the uncertainty, including how long it will last and what the future will look like, one thing is certain: We will all be affected, business will change, and the world will shift, good or bad, based on this global situation.

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03/13/2020

German Sacristan

Huge Show on 2020 Calendar Falls Victim to Pandemic

According to the drupa website, half of the event’s visitors come to the show with specific investment plans. Of course, these plans are likely to change, as along with delaying drupa, the virus will have an impact on the market as a whole.

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03/12/2020

Anne Valaitis

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Way We Work

If businesses are shut down, for indefinite periods of time, how will employees continue to get work done? If workers do work from home, will they have everything they need to continue operating as if they were in the office?

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03/12/2020

Anne Valaitis

How Will The Corona Virus Affect The Way We Work?

As the news and information surrounding Corona Virus or COVID19 becomes more frequent and urgent, many people are faced with the decision regarding how and where to work. If businesses are shut down, for indefinite periods of time, how will employees continue to get work done? If Workers do work from home, will they have everything they need to continue operating as if they were in the office?

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03/10/2020

German Sacristan

HP Unveils Extensive Updates and Introductions for drupa 2020

In anticipation of the drupa event that is scheduled to take place in Dusseldorf, Germany this June, HP kicked off its media event with a raft of announcements. These announcements include new additions to HP’s portfolio of commercial digital printing and labels & packaging solutions. With this newest range of updates, HP is clearly focusing on increasing overall productivity with significant improvements to the entire ecosystem, including inks and chemistry, substrates, workflow, finishing, and industry partnerships. These improvements will enable printers to meet current and future customer demands while also bringing value to their customers’ supply chains.

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