Millennials are less sceptical about print than other age groups and believe paper documents will continue to play a significant role in the future workplace, according to the latest market insight study from print industry analysts Quocirca.
77% of millennials believe that print will still be important in 2025, compared with just 45% of respondents aged 55+. More than half of millennials believe that office print volumes will increase between now and 2025, with 55% expecting to see an increase in mobile printing. 69% of millennials think that important documents should be printed and 63% consider that printed documents are more durable than their digital counterparts.
The research indicates that in the drive for efficiency and productivity, millennial decision-makers want key suppliers to expand their role, becoming strategic partners to IT and line of business functions. They expect vendors to invest in cloud printing, mobile printing and secure paper-to-digital workﬂow integration to serve the collaborative, mobile, digital workplace.