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Making a Difference One Trail at a Time

Purpose. Everyone thinks about what their purpose is whether for themselves or for their business. I just read Roy Spence’s book It’s Not What You Sell, It’s What You Stand For and why businesses should be driven by purpose. When … more »

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We Bought Quixel Research

Occasionally I’ll get spam emails that I actually enjoy.  Today, for example, “Acquisition International” emailed me that our recent acquisition of Quixel Research was named “Deal of the Year.”  Acquisition International offered to broadcast our award on its website and … more »

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It’s the MOST Wonderful Time of the Year

gappers take data very seriously.  We comb through it with a fine toothed comb.  We analyze and agonize.  This passion for getting it right spills into all that we do.  This of course includes the MOST wonderful time of the … more »

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gap intelligence adds forecasting to its services with Quixel Research acquisition

For Immediate Release Contact: Elizabeth Ireland Stalwart Communications (858) 922-9983 elizabeth@stalwartcom.com gap intelligence adds forecasting to its services with Quixel Research acquisition – Move expands clientele and reporting, adds scalability within industry – SAN DIEGO – September 8, 2014 –  … more »

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We Bought Quixel Research

Occasionally I’ll get spam emails that I actually enjoy.  Today, for example, “Acquisition International” emailed me that our recent acquisition of Quixel Research was named “Deal of the Year.”  Acquisition International offered to broadcast our award on its website and … more »

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HP: Waiting for Big Wednesday

I loved WebOS. When former HP CEO Mark Hurd bought Palm’s mobile operating system in 2010, I thought that the company had struck gold. Everything about HP and WebOS was dreamy. WebOS was one of four mobile platforms in the … more »

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The Aftermarket Takes a Stand… Together

OEMs have long been active at protecting the intellectual property of their laser cartridges, but the one that we’ve been hearing the most from recently is Canon. Just in the past two years, the vendor has initiated two cartridge-related lawsuits … more »


Shelf Share: A Revealing Research Tool

Whenever someone asks me to describe my job as an industry analyst, I tell them that what I essentially do is market research.  Market research is used as a tool for a variety of purposes, but the kind of market … more »

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Making a Difference One Trail at a Time

Purpose. Everyone thinks about what their purpose is whether for themselves or for their business. I just read Roy Spence’s book It’s Not What You Sell, It’s What You Stand For and why businesses should be driven by purpose. When … more »


Fantasy Football: An Unpredictable Statistical Fiasco

In my blog post this week, I will show my findings from a regression analysis done on the correlation between Rushing Yards in a given game vs Defensive Rushing Yards Allowed. Contrary to popular belief, Fantasy Football is not a … more »

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gap intelligence adds forecasting to its services with Quixel Research acquisition

For Immediate Release Contact: Elizabeth Ireland Stalwart Communications (858) 922-9983 elizabeth@stalwartcom.com gap intelligence adds forecasting to its services with Quixel Research acquisition – Move expands clientele and reporting, adds scalability within industry – SAN DIEGO – September 8, 2014 –  … more »


Inkjet Manufacturers Continue to Grow in A3 Business AiO Segment

In April, I wrote that vendors are looking to the A4 SOHO inkjet AiO segment as a place to grow their business. As it turns out, inkjet manufacturers may also be looking to the low-end A3 business inkjet segment as … more »