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Invest Implications: 'Forecast: Printers, Copiers and MFPs, Worldwide, 2016-2022, 1Q18 Update'

Published: 10 April 2018

ID: G00357297

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff

Summary

While the long-term outlook for printers remains negative, Gartner raised its printer and unit revenue forecasts. Gartner expects unit growth in 2018 — after an increase in 2017 followed a six-year decline — reflecting expectations of global economic growth. However, revenue remains under pressure.

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