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Printer Technology Overview

High Speed Line Printers and Technology

High Speed Line PrintersThese rugged hard wearing high speed printers print on continuous stationary and are well suited for internal reports and listings – especially in more demanding locations.

Popular Brands Sourced and Supported By Renovotec Include:

  • Printronix
  • TallyGenicom
  • IBM
  • Infoprint / IPS
  • PSI
  • Fujitsu

These devices are ideally suited for:

  • Internal Management reporting
  • Internal listing data
  • Picking Lists
  • Despatch documents
  • Multi-Part stationery requirements

Ideal Locations: General Back Office use such as:

  • Warehouse
  • Transport / Logistics areas
  • Centralised reporting (front or back office)
  • Floor standing
  • General high volume low cost printing

Serial and Line Matrix Technology

Serial and Line Matrix printersThis broad range of rugged hard wearing printers print on continuous stationary and are well suited for a wide variety of applications. Variants include multiple paper paths and pass book printers.

Popular Brands Sourced and Supported By Renovotec Include:

  • Printronix
  • TallyGenicom
  • Oki
  • PSI
  • IBM – Ricoh Infoprint
  • Infoprint / IPS
  • Lexmark
  • AMT Datasouth
  • Dascom
  • Fujitsu
  • Epson

Typical Applications these devices are used for :

  • General Listings and Reports
  • Invoices
  • Picking Lists
  • Despatch Printing
  • Multi-part Printing

Ideal Locations: General Back Office use such as:

  • Warehouse
  • Transport / Logistics areas
  • Centralised reporting (front or back office)
  • Floor standing or desk mounted

Thermal Technology

Thermal PrintersThermal Printers can either print directly onto heat sensitive paper (Direct Thermal printing) or use heat to transfer ink from a ribbon to the media (Indirect or Thermal Transfer printing).

These printers are ideally suited for printing bar code labels. They can be very fast and have an almost instantaneous time to first print.

Thermal Printers come in varying shapes and sizes ranging from small battery powered units that can be worn on a User’s belt for mobile applications such as labels or reiceipts. Then there are the desktop printers these roughly can be split into two groups. Firstly the small desktop printers, used in application like health care or smaller labelling applications. Then there are larger more rugged desktop printers, used for larger volume label printing applications. Finally there are the print engines that can be integrated into applicators or production line equipment.

Popular Desktop Brands Sourced and Supported By Renovotec Include:

  • Printronix
  • Intermec
  • Epson
  • IBM
  • Ricoh Infoprint
  • Sato
  • Toshiba Tec
  • Zebra
  • Datanax O’neil
  • AMT Datasouth
  • Microplex
  • Tally Genicom

These printers can be used to print a wide range of labels and receipts some examples would be:

  • Pallet Labels
  • Shipping Labels
  • Picking Labels
  • Industry specific labels such as Hazchem or Automotive Labels
  • Customer Receipts

Ideal Locations:

  • Worn by the User
  • Mounted onto Forklifts or vehicles
  • Warehouses
  • Retail service environemnts
  • Healthcare applications
  • Pretty much anywhere a barcode is needed

Popular Mobile Brands Sourced and Supported by Renovotec Include:

  • Zebra
  • Datamax O’Neil
  • Intermec
  • Sato
  • Toshiba Tec
  • Epson

These devices can be used for:

  • Receipts
  • Tickets
  • Proof of delivery

Ideal Locations or situations include:

  • Warehouse
  • Shop floor
  • Customer engagement pocesses
  • Law Enforcement

Non Impact Technologies

Non Impact printersThese types of printers are what we normally refer to as front office printers. They cover a range of “non impact” technology cover Laser, LED, Inkjet to name the most popular. Unlike the other technologies they have an established growing the use of colour.

In the commercial environment these printers are used for general office printing and deliver high quality copy at speed ranging from quite slow to very fast.

Popular Brands Supported By Renovotec Include:

  • Printronix
  • TallyGenicom
  • HP
  • Lexmark
  • Canon
  • IBM
  • Infoprint
  • Oki
  • PSI
  • Ricoh
  • Xerox
  • Dell

Used for : General Office Printing such as:

  • E-mail
  • Internal Documents
  • External Documents
  • Presentations
  • Graphical Reports
  • Tickets
  • Proof of delivery

Ideal Locations:

  • The Office Environment