Tagged: Third-Party Toner and Ink Cartridges

‘Clone’ Third-Party Toner Cartridges: Good Deal or Not?

HP Inc. recently published new findings concerning third-party “clone” or “compatible” toner cartridges that are marketed as lower-cost alternatives to HP original toner cartridges. Among the findings from independent test labs such as Wirth Consulting are that clone cartridges deliver low-quality prints that create significant costs in reprints,...

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Cartridge World Introduces Printer-Exchange Program

Global franchise network Cartridge World has introduced its new Printer Exchange Program under which businesses and consumers can turn in their old, unwanted printers in need of an upgrade and exchange them for new upgraded printers. According to a national survey conducted by Cartridge World, a majority of...

Cartridge World Launches Campaign to ‘Stop Ink Insanity’

Cartridge World, a retailer of third-party ink and toner cartridges, is launching a campaign to promote proposed legislation in New Jersey that would require vendors of ink cartridges to state on the cartridges’ packaging how many pages the cartridge are capable of printing. Cartridge World, which is headquarter...

IDC: Cheaper Ink Cartridges Help OEMS Gain Market Share in Asia Pacific

IDC reports today that the printer consumable market in the Asia/Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) region declined 2.5% quarter on quarter and grew 0.1% year-on-year to reach US$1,701.24 million in Q3 2013. IDC finds that on one hand, the printer consumable market is stable or declining in mature economies...