Posted on Jan 24 2017 - 4:54pm by Tayla Ansell
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Commercial printers and print-room professionals are being invited to get ‘hands-on’ with new print finishing solutions at a product showcase hosted by Duplo. The Hands-On Open House is taking place at Duplo’s headquarters in Addlestone, Surrey on February 15 and on February 16. Duplo products on display will include the 600i PRO Duetto Booklet System, for finishing digital and litho work; the...

Posted on Jan 24 2017 - 11:53am by Tayla Ansell
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For over 45 years Frama has developed and manufactured market leading, high spec, innovative mailroom products. As markets evolve and technology continues to change, so do the needs of the customer. Frama has recently engaged in a major corporate transformation project with significant investment in to developing a suite of digital products to meet modern communication needs. A new digital products...

Posted on Jan 23 2017 - 8:05am by Editorial Content
Comments Off on Employee benefts scheme to expand overseas

Perkbox, the employee benefts and perks platform, has launched its first equity crowdfunding round on the Seedrs platform to fund expansion in the US and Europe. Launched in January 2015, Perkbox has grown 50% every quarter since launch and already has over 300,000 paying members, ranging from SMEs to large corporations such as British Gas and BUPA. The platform empowers managers to reward teams or...

Posted on Jan 22 2017 - 8:05am by Editorial Content
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In October, Plexal hosted an inaugural Live Connected forum at its premises in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London. More than 1,000 technology advocates gathered at the space to explore how technology can improve lives through connected products. The largest innovation centre of its kind in Europe, it is due to open in spring 2017. ...

Posted on Jan 21 2017 - 8:05am by Editorial Content
Comments Off on VitalityHealth introduces workplace wellness for SMEs

VitalityHealth is launching Vitality Healthy Workplace, an affordable workplace wellness programme for small and medium sized enterprises (SME). Designed to inspire, motivate and incentivise employees to lead healthier lives, Vitality Healthy Workplace covers an SME’s entire workforce, including those who don’t have private medical insurance. Greg Levine, director of corporate and intermediated...

Posted on Jan 20 2017 - 9:30am by Editorial Content
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For 2017, why not aim to be more active? You can start gently and gradually introduce more demanding goals. You don’t even have to leave the office to start making a difference More than 3,500 workers from businesses across England took part in this year’s Shake Up September, a sporting challenge set up to encourage employees to take more exercise. The programme, run by Workplace Challenge, urged...

Posted on Jan 20 2017 - 8:05am by Editorial Content
Comments Off on Paper cup recycling solution trialled in Manchester

This autumn, environment charity Hubbub teamed up with Manchester City Council, high street coffee retailers and designers to encourage people to recycle used coffee cups. Currently, less than 1% of the 2.5 billion paper coffee cups that are thrown away each year in the UK are recycled. The #1MoreShot campaign started on 12th October and runs for three months. As part of the initiative, 11 bins in...

Posted on Jan 19 2017 - 5:20pm by Editorial Content
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New research project investigates link between nature and well-being and productivity Instinctively, most of us understand that getting outside or experiencing nature in some way is good for us – we just feel better afterwards. A number of studies have attempted to prove a connection between health and nature, for example by providing hospital patients with plants to care for or by encouraging people...

Posted on Jan 19 2017 - 11:46am by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on LEGO inspired tech takes your multimedia by storm

Inspired by LEGOS, the Aiptek iBeamBLOCK is the first stackable HD projector with a Win10 tablet and power bank combined. It makes displaying all your digital content and multimedia a cinch! iBeamBLOCK’s modular design comes packed with everything (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, MicroUSB, MicroSD card, HDMI interface, etc.) you need to seamlessly go from a killer office presentation to a personal entertainment...

Posted on Jan 19 2017 - 11:08am by Tayla Ansell
Comments Off on NEC Display Solutions for Education

NEC is the only manufacturer that can offer all the major display technologies to customers, able to recommend the perfect-fit solution for any application. NEC has been helping to steer the growth of technology in education for several decades. Its projectors, desktop and public displays are utilised in lessons, lectures and information distribution processes in many of Europe’s education facilities,...