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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2016, 05:38:05 PM »
Oh rly?  :popcorn:
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« Reply #2 on: July 13, 2016, 08:09:12 AM »
Indeed.  :popcorn: 
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #3 on: July 13, 2016, 10:30:40 AM »
I'll believe it when I see it...    :popcorn:
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #4 on: July 13, 2016, 10:41:18 AM »
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I'll believe it when I see it...    :popcorn:


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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #5 on: July 13, 2016, 11:41:34 AM »
I saw the blurb about Xerox and was wondering why RRD would let them buy, are they hurting for money?
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #6 on: July 13, 2016, 12:17:17 PM »
RRD recently bought our local CDS printer. CDS had a bunch of webs and a whole building full of Indigo presses, which ran Apple packaging and documentation, exclusively. It is quite an operation. Now run by RRD.
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2016, 12:28:38 PM »
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I saw the blurb about Xerox and was wondering why RRD would let them buy, are they hurting for money?


Big profit for stock holders is my guess.
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #8 on: July 13, 2016, 12:29:21 PM »
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RRD recently bought our local CDS printer. CDS had a bunch of webs and a whole building full of Indigo presses, which ran Apple packaging and documentation, exclusively. It is quite an operation. Now run by RRD.


There isn't much left in the way of printers that don't fall under either the Quad or RRD umbrella.
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #9 on: July 13, 2016, 01:53:43 PM »
yepper, if it ain't Quad it's RRD... or the little mom and pops
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #11 on: July 19, 2016, 04:57:09 PM »
Had a dude ask me about this the other day... he was saying "is Xerox that big of a company?"
I had to ask him: picture every building in the world, now how many do NOT have a Xerox device in them?
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He stated their PDF's are 99.9% accurate and I replied we prefer 100% accuracy.

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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #12 on: July 19, 2016, 05:07:19 PM »
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Had a dude ask me about this the other day... he was saying "is Xerox that big of a company?"
I had to ask him: picture every building in the world, now how many do NOT have a Xerox device in them?
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Exactly.

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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #13 on: July 20, 2016, 08:22:54 AM »
So, they created the demon that is now the internet?

I liked it better when you had to work at banging out command line in order to get on the net.  :git off mah lawn:
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Re: Report: Xerox Seeks to Acquire RR Donnelley
« Reply #14 on: July 20, 2016, 12:42:08 PM »
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So, they created the demon that is now the internet?

I liked it better when you had to work at banging out command line in order to get on the net.  :git off mah lawn:

It kept the riff-raff away :thumbsup:
He stated their PDF's are 99.9% accurate and I replied we prefer 100% accuracy.