Entries by Patsy

Cole Andre – Summer Sales Intern

Welcome back Cole!Cole Andre is returning to Smile for his third summer as a Sales intern, and we are so happy to have him back. Cole is currently attending University of Nevada, Reno majoring in Business Marketing. 

Devin Orr – Summer Intern

Welcome Devin! We are lucky to have Devin Orr as a summer intern in our Service Department assisting with set-up, installation and delivery.  Devin will be a senior at California State University, Monterey Bay majoring in Business Administration with a concentration in Information Systems.

Can Sustainability Actually Save you Money?

Environmental friendliness and the modern office might seem at odds with each other, but methods do exist to reduce waste and mitigate a company’s carbon footprint. In fact, a whole industry has sprung up around these two green initiatives and they’ve taken the modern office by storm. Paper reduction and ink recycling programs are two […]

When is it Time to Update Your Printer Fleet

Printers play a huge role in most businesses and are considered a staple of the modern office. Nonetheless, just like other machinery, they need to be repaired and even replaced. Although the modern printer life expectancy has increased, other technological advances make periodical upgrades important. However, since printers – especially high-end ones – represent a […]

What Are the Weak Spots in Your Wireless Devices?

With more and more critical business operations occurring online, device security is gaining an extra level of security. Wireless devices now come in a startling array of forms, ranging from recognizable laptops and phones to everyday items where it’s easy to overlook their connection to the internet. The average modern business is a treasure trove […]

Reduced Budget? It’s Time to Control Your Printing Costs

Reduced Budget? It’s Time to Control Your Printing Costs Budget reductions mean tough decisions for small and large businesses. For companies or departments that are handed a new (and smaller) annual budget, the next step is carefully examining all aspects of operations for any waste or inefficiency. There’s one area that pops up almost every […]

How Your Business Can (Smoothly) Undergo a Digital Transformation

There are two powerful truths about digital transformation in business. The first is that it’s no longer an option, and digital transformation is essential to remain competitive in today’s market. In fact, Forbes found that companies that employ digital-first strategies enjoy a 25% increase in revenue. The second is that, for those who have not […]

How Vulnerable is Your Business WiFi Network?

Businesses are now more vulnerable than most executives think. Today, it’s more likely to experience a security breach than not – over half of businesses get hacked every year. Sometimes, these breaches happen because businesses don’t adhere to a standard, current best practices in security systems and protocols. Other times, the sources of security breaches […]

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Join Smile’s Team for an Exciting, Innovative Career in Tech

Want to work for a tech company that is inspiring, creative, highly-reviewed, and fun to work at? Consider joining the team at Smile! Smile Business Products is a tech company based in Sacramento, CA with offices in both California and Nevada. As a company, Smile offers some of the only services of its kind available: […]

Bringing the Product to Your Customers: The Mobile Showroom

Marketing has been due for innovation, and the mobile showroom has it in spades. Here’s what businesses need to know about mobile showrooms and how forward-thinking companies like Smile are utilizing them. Fully Functioning Demo on Wheels, Mobile Showrooms and What They Mean for Businesses In concept, a mobile showroom bus is a fully functioning […]

What to Look For in a Service Provider

Office hardware services are a fantastic way to save money and enhance both efficiency and productivity in business today. Firms that do not utilize these services can end up lagging behind competitors or over spending. Here’s what managers should look for in a office hardware service and how they should go about choosing the best […]

Smile Business Products Honored by Sharp for Outstanding Achievement

Smile Business Products recognized by Sharp Electronics as a Hyakuman Kai Elite Dealer for 2018 adding another “eagle” to the Smile family! This prestigious award is for exceptional sales performance, innovative business practices and outstanding local customer service. Thanks to all Smile employees for contributing to our success – YOU ROCK!

Remanufactured Toner: The Same Great Quality for a Fraction of the Price

In today’s competitive market, saving money is more important than ever. Efficiency is also paramount as businesses grasp at anything that can help them compete. One of the most expensive and least optimized areas for most businesses are their print environments. Printing operations are costly, and high cost means low efficiency. Here’s how using remanufactured […]

How Workflow Can Be Customized with Sharp Devices

Customize Workflow on Sharp Devices As the BLI Line of the Year, Sharp multifunction printers are ideal for any company’s offices. They come in full color and monochrome to fit each company’s needs. These printers have been engineered to help companies print with the best quality and outstanding efficiency. Some of Sharp’s MFP’s come in […]

Managed Communication Services – Save Money and Increase Operational Efficiency

What Are Managed Communication Services and Why Should You Implement Them? Managed communication services can be an advantageous option for firms looking to save money. Communication systems can be optimized by managed service providers and bring in tremendous value at a comparatively low cost. The value from these services, which encompass phone systems featuring VoIP, […]

Interactive Whiteboards – The Future of Presentation Technology

What Exciting New Things Can You Do with an Interactive Whiteboard? Interactive whiteboards are gaining attention and making presentations easier and more efficient. This exciting new technology is having an impact on schools and offices as it makes conducting presentations a breeze. With superior features and elegant design, interactive whiteboards take the stress out of […]