Entries by Patsy

How to Outsmart a Cybercriminal

Over the past year, the pandemic has set many records. According to the FBI, there was a 300% increase in “reported” Cybercrime in 2020. Hackers were stealth by taking advantage of work from home employees, and as a result caused a 20% security breach in organizations.  And what is more concerning is the lack of […]

Want to Achieve Optimum Security around your Sharp MFP?

As we continue to focus on MFP security in the month of May, here’s a checklist from Sharp helping you achieve maximum security around your Sharp MFP or printer to protect your data.  It seems like weekly we hear new of a cyber-attack, why not mitigate threats at all levels of your organization including the […]

Smile Business Products is Hiring!

Join Our Team!  Smile Business Products is hiring! We have excellent salary and benefit packages, including Medical, Dental and Vision + 401K matching! Company car and/or expense allowance for some positions. Check out our openings.

Are your Managed Documents & Print Services at Risk of a Cyberattack?

As we focus on MFP security in the month of May, here’s a great article from DPS Magazine about managing your document and print vulnerabilities. Its not all about managing your network and applications, but also the devices and documents. Within the article George Grafanakis, Associate Director, Hardware Product Management for Sharp, highlights Sharp’s whitelisting […]

Environmental Initiatives from Sharp

Sharps commitment to environmental sustainability includes planning, design, manufacturing, distribution and end of life management. As a multi-year winner of Energy Star Partner of the Year award sponsored by the EPA and DOE, Sharp continues to strive to create both energy-saving and energy-creating products.  A very popular program by Sharp, Toner Recycling Program: Stop, Drop, […]

Smile Business Products Honored by Sharp for Outstanding Achievement

Press Release For the 20th straight year, Smile Business Products, Inc. was recognized as a Hyakuman Kai Elite Dealer by Sharp Electronics. Sharp awards Hyakuman Kai Elite status to exceptional dealers that have achieved sales goals set forth by Sharp.  To acknowledge our success, Sharp includes a beautiful crystal eagle award. A year of challenge […]

The New Sharp High Volume Color Document Systems

The Sharp MX-7081 and MX-8081 Color Document Systems are built using the latest technology available to deliver the performance, features and reliability needed in today’s busy workplace environments. Built for high-volume environments, central reprographics departments and copy rooms, these new document systems are complemented by the robust paper handling and productive output capabilities once found […]

Sharp Wins Prestigious Awards – 2020

  In the midst of the pandemic, Sharp still managed to move forward by receiving numerous awards from Buyers Lab (BLI) and other prestigious industry awards. Congratulations Sharp, well done! Check out all the awards.

Sharp Remote Device Manager V2.11 – New & Improved

On-Premises Device Management Tool to manage Sharp Devices Sharp Remote Device Manager (SRDM), installed at the customer’s location, allows IT Administrators and servicing dealers to efficiently manager both Sharp MFPs | Printers and displays.  All data remains at the customers site, customer retains control at all times, and communication stays within the firewall. Features include: […]

Sleek | Modern | Powerful – Dynabook

When you think of a laptop, most likely Dell, HP or Apple come to mind.  However, there is one manufacturer that needs to be moved into the more popular laptop category, which is Dynabook. Dynabook Inc., formerly knowns as Toshiba Client Solutions Co., Ltd., introduced the world’s first laptop in 1985 sparking a revolution to […]

Cerner Millennium Certification for Sharp MFPs!

Cerner – Connecting People and Systems Worldwide   Smile Business Products, in conjunction with Sharp, continue to support the healthcare industry whether it’s at the clinical, hospital, financial or operational level.  Cerner Electronic Health Record (EHR) solutions connect people and systems at more than 27,500 facilities worldwide. Cerner, as well as other EHR providers have […]

CARES Act – Funding for Education

  CARES Act Funding for Education – Technology for the New Normal While many school districts are returning to the classroom this spring, it’s important to make the most out of your CARES Act funds. Smile is proud to offer solutions from Sharp that can support teachers, students and staff.       Make the […]

Work Securely from Anywhere with Sharp!

As more and more businesses transition to a hybrid environment that combines working from home and working in the office, it’s never been more critical to put secure hardware and network solutions in place. Sharp has designed three office technology bundles that make it easy for IT professionals and office managers to equip hybrid workers […]

Etiquette Tips to Make your Meeting More Enjoyable

For the last eight months, all we hear about is Zoom Zoom Zoom. The world has transformed from in-person to virtual meetings. We’ve all had to adapt yet some people still inadvertently distract others’, so a little etiquette reminder is in order when attending an online meeting or webinar.  Whether you’re the presenter or the […]

Touchless Job Release from Sharp

Smile and Sharp remain committed to keeping your work environment safe and sanitary by supporting features to help employees safely and hygienically operate shared devices. With that in mind, Sharp has enhanced the Print Hold feature on select A3 and A4 workgroup models, enabling users to release their jobs automatically by simply swiping their ID […]

Sharp Scores Three Awards from the Cannata Report

Congratulations to Sharp for taking home three Frank Awards at the Cannata Reports 35th Annual Awards & Charities Virtual Gala. Sharp received the Best-in-Class for the third consecutive year, Best Manufacturer and the Best Male Executive Award for President & CEO Mike Marusic for the second consecutive year. Smile has been a Sharp dealer for […]

When Bigger is Better with Sharp’s 120 inch 8K Display

Early this month, Sharp released their new 120 inch Class 8K Ultra HD Professional LCD Display delivering brilliant clarity and 4 times the resolution of a 4K and 16 times that of a full HD display.  This monstrosity of a display is ideal for museums, showrooms, video production, arenas and lobbies. For more information, please […]