Should you Consider a Managed Print Service?

Posted by on Mar 3, 2022
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What is a Managed Print Service (MPS)? What are the benefits of a Managed Print Service? Are there any minimum requirements to have MPS? Does this process compromise my network?

Need a Quality Shredder?

Posted by on Feb 21, 2022

HBS now offers a complete line of Data Destruction Solutions from Formax. Whether your needs are for a desk-side, office, or industrial level shredder, we have what you are looking for.

What is a Green Office? And 6 Easy Steps to Becoming One

Posted by on Aug 2, 2018
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You may have heard the words ‘green’ and ‘sustainable’ quite a bit. With more and more people realizing that the Earth is a finite resource, there has been a bigger push to recycle and reduce waste in order to save the planet. Businesses are now offering consumers green and sustainable products. You can buy everything…

Your Office Staff Shouldn’t Hate Mail Day

Posted by on May 9, 2018

Not if your business or organization knows about the best and latest in mailing systems technology. Hungate Business Services (HBS) can now “ease your pain” related to the tedium of snail mail tasks, thanks to a new dealer-partnership we have with a nearly century-old company called FP Mailing Solutions. Originally named Francotyp Postalia Mailing Solutions,…

What MPS Does For Companies, Beyond Reducing Operating Costs

Posted by on Apr 9, 2018

Learn how Managed Prints Services (MPS) can be your key to a better, greener workplace. In our February blog, Hungate Business Services sounded the alarm related to controlling printing costs: If left unchecked, they can eat up as much as 3 percent of a typical company’s total revenue – making them the third largest expense…

How Managed Print Services (MPS) Can Save You Money

Posted by on Feb 13, 2018

Research has shown using this service saves companies up to 30 percent annually. Did you know that printing and copying costs are seldom tracked or strategized in the American business world? Most companies have no idea exactly how much they spend on paper, toner, equipment repairs and troubleshooting, or on other issues related to managing…

Why HBS is Joining the Breast Cancer Fight

Posted by on Oct 3, 2016

During our 32-year history, Hungate Business Services (HBS) has often supported the work of or contributed to local causes – such as Agape Outreach, the Smyth County (Va.) Community Hospital Foundation, Claiborne County Healthcare Foundation and Kiwanis Club of Marion – to name a few. This year, we’re leaving our comfort zone and focusing on…

HIPAA Compliance Is Much More than Software

Posted by on Aug 1, 2016
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Increasingly, the feet of hospitals and other healthcare organizations are being held to the fire when it comes to complying with both HIPAA and HITECH mandates. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) was a law originally passed in 1996 that mandates patient data of all kinds should always be protected and kept private –…

Why Companies Need Managed IT Services

Posted by on Sep 19, 2015

Computers and network equipment inevitably fail over a period of time, potentially interrupting business and leading to losses. At Hungate Business Services (HBS), we believe that being proactive through continual monitoring of a network and all its components is simply the best management approach. That’s why we offer clients Managed IT Services – which is…

13 Photos: Why Businesses NEED VoIP!

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015

Over the last few years, as cloud communications have continued to grow, hundreds of thousands of words have been written about the benefits of converting to VoIP. Hungate Business Services has even contributed to that word count from time to time! But sometimes pictures can tell the story better than any amount of column-inch verbiage….