CharisCo Printer Labs undertakes regular analysis of the printer industry, its products and key players. Research is published as news, views and issues in the freely available buzz commentary, TCPglobal.
TCPglobal is a completely unique publication that investigates anything and everything that affects the Cost of Printing in the office and home - bringing you the important news, views and issues that can help you: keep up-to-date with the latest ‘goings-on’ in the industry; save money on your printing; avoid some of the pitfalls of buying hardware that disadvantages you; target the best type of printer for your needs; etc.
TCPglobal was first launched in 2002 as an email newsletter. A year later, on top of huge success, it was relaunched as a PDF publication distributed by email. And then - January 2008 - after more than 5½ years of weekly issues, it took on a whole new dimension, moving into a brand new blog format, injecting a conversational and interactive nature to the discussion of Total Cost of Printing.
To enable easier and more flexible access to all the TCPglobal / Total Cost of Printing material from CharisCo Printer Labs, and to engender conversation between users, the channel and the industry, the blog format enables:
Attempting to bring as many aspects, influences and issues as possible together in one place, TCPglobal maintains a varied brief, covering page printer (including laser, LED and solid ink technologies) and inkjet office printing as well as photo printing and photo or camera technologies, when relevant.