Entries by Patsy

Sharp / NEC – Better Together. Stronger as One

Earlier this month, Sharp NEC Display Solutions of America exhibited at the InfoComm ’22 in Las Vegas. InfoComm is the largest AV event in North America with over 500 exhibitors. Sharp NEC collaboration won a total of six awards including the PN-L2B AQUOS Board Interactive Display Series receiving the Commercial Integrator 2022 Best Award. Check […]

Smile sponsored Golf Tournament with Nor Cal Beverage

This past weekend Smile Business Products sponsored Nor-Cal Beverage Co. 9th Annual Golf Tournament with proceeds going to the American Heart Association and other local charities. Denise Reyna, Account Manager at Smile, welcomed players to participate in games/prizes at our Hole Sponsorship, while our Team played very well. Congratulations to Alana Reyna, Team Smile, for winning the […]

Sharp Announces New Models

Last week Sharp announced a new A3 Color Workgroup Product Line and new monochrome A4 desktop MFPs. The seven new models range in speed from 26 to 45 ppm and are available immediately. With the new release, Sharp included the latest smart features to enhance productive no matter where your staff is working. Sharp’s enhancement […]

Smile Ranked #15 Among IT Consulting Companies in Sacramento

Smile Business Products continues its trend by ranking in the top 25 of IT Consulting companies in the greater Sacramento area. This year, Smile secured the 15th position of IT Consulting companies in Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado, and Yolo counties. Smile specializes in IT support, network security, disaster recovery, data backup and more. Smile’s footprint reaches […]

Sharp 80″ 8K Display – Bring your Images to Life!

More Color, More Precision The 80″ Class 8K Ultra-HD LCD Display is the second generation of professional 8K displays from Sharp. Packed with 33 million pixels, and a 7,680 x 4,320 resolution, makes it 16 times higher than full HD and gives you the presence of on-screen images.  Color values in each pixel have 1.07 […]

Streamline Your Contracting Process with Sharp

As staffing issues continue and budgets are being evaluated, Sharp contracts are more important that ever.  Using a pre-negotiated Sharp contract can help streamline the contracting process to save you time and money, while providing award-winning products, sales and service from a local authorized dealer like Smile Business Products. All Sharp’s contracts offer pre-negotiated pricing […]

Revolutionize a Hybrid Learning Environment

As all level’s of education begin to plan for the fall, it’s important to incorporate a hybrid learning environment, especially at the university level. The IT department at Denmark Technical College (DTC), located in South Carolina worked closely with Sharp to design and implement a solutions that will remain relevant beyond the pandemic.  Let’s face […]

Does Your School Need a Technology Makeover?

Does your school need a technology makeover? If you’re still writing on chalkboards and using projectors – or even if you’re working on older smartboard models – the answer is yes! Read how a technology makeover at a high school in Texas provided solutions such as AQUOS BOARD interactive displays to enhance #collaboration. Technology is […]

The Sharp AQUOS BOARD Helps Increase Student Participation

The Sharp AQUOS BOARD is a beneficial addition to the classroom with advanced display technology and intuitive built-in features. AQUOS BOARD interactive displays enables instructors to easily present information, capture notes, share information and increase participation amongst students. In addition to a built-in media player with 4K resolution and front mounted speakers, the AQUOS Board […]

Cyberattacks – 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 […]

Platinum Level Service Award from Sharp!

We did it again!  Smile Business Products is once again a Platinum Level Service Provider for 2020-2021 earning Sharp’s distinguished service award.  Congratulations to all our dedicated technicians, well deserved on your 10th consecutive year!

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, you have to be sure to be getting 24 7 services. Check out our openings. For the 20th straight year, Smile Business Products, Inc. […]

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

A company of any size shouldn’t take cybersecurity lightly. The rise of digital systems that streamline workflows and provide near-instantaneous communications also puts organizations at risk. Malware containing ransomware can wreak havoc in a company’s system and lead to a complete shutdown of its network. If the company doesn’t ensure they also protect these devices […]

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: […]