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After inventory control specialist Judah Kelem received a shipment of new Konica Minolta bizhubs, he noted during inspection that one of the cardboard boxes had a hole in it.After inventory control specialist Judah Kelem received a shipment of new Konica Minolta bizhubs, he noted during inspection that one of the cardboard boxes had a hole in it.

Coronavirus-related Scams Exploit WFH Vulnerabilities

Research by ZDNet has shown that tens of thousands of new unique coronavirus-themed domains are being created on a daily basis. Unfortunately, research also points to 90% of those webpages as being scam sites, with the most likely purpose that of distributing malware. 

More worrisome news? Ransomware has shot up anywhere from 72%-105%. Brute-force attacks are up 400%.

Non-Profit Client Spotlight: Interfaith Assistance Ministry

In today’s polarized world, it is refreshing to hear of a non-profit that, as part of their mission, respects “all beliefs". Interfaith Assistance Ministry (IAM), organized originally by local churches, the synagogue and the Hendersonville Ministerial Association, is exactly that: an interfaith non-profit organization that believes in diversity and nondiscrimination providing assistance to Henderson County residents since 1984. 

COVID-19 Updates

ABE  Implements Use of FDA-approved Body Temperature Scanners to Aid in Fight Against the Spread of Covid-19

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, businesses are looking for ways to reopen yet safely bringing employees back to work and customers back to establishments. Temperature checks at business entryways have become a common sight. ABE is now offering the  FDA-approved body temperature scanner, which is eligible for CARES Act funding.

Non-Profit Client of the Week: BlueWest Opportunities

This week we highlight our non-profit client BlueWest Opportunities, an amazing local organization providing residential services to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, with the goal of developing life skills and providing community integration.

Training Tuesday: Body Temperature, Mask Detection & Facial Recognition Scanner

ABE staff recently divided up into small groups for training on the One Screen GoSafe Body Temperature Scanner Touchless Kiosk with an overview of how the system works. Staff then tried out the kiosk to see the different scan outcomes when scanning for temperature, mask presence and facial recognition..

How to Mitigate COVID-19 Transmission Risks with Touchless Technology

Touchless technology can go a long way towards helping you and your organization stay healthy. If you have questions about configuring contactless printing for your organization, we’d love to help. #covid #touchlesstechnology#businessequipment #officeequipment #contactlesstechnology

Non-Profit Client Spotlight: Our VOICE

Today’s client feature shines a spotlight on a critically important organization in Asheville: Our VOICE, a non-profit crisis intervention and prevention agency serving victims of sexual violence, age 13 through adult, in Buncombe County. Founded in 1974 as an all-volunteer, grassroots organization, the agency received 501(c)(3) status as a non-profit agency in 1983. 

Taking Care of Your Business and Your Safety

As we edge cautiously from Phase Two towards Phase Three, COVID-19 continues to impact lives and businesses. At Advanced Business Equipment, helping to protect the safety and well-being of our employees and our customers remains a top priority. 

While business goes on, our Crisis Committee works to ensure we remain up to date and are ready to adapt to any new developments and that proper procedures and protocols in place. We are adhering to direction from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and following all federal, state and local guidelines and health advisories. 

Konica Minolta Remains Leading Brand in MFP Office Copier Category for 13th Consecutive Year

As a certified Konica Minolta dealer, we are proud to share their recognition as a leader in Brand Loyalty for the 13th consecutive year in Brand Keys Inc. Customer Loyalty Engagement Index for the “MFP Office Copier" (multifunction printer) category.