Beware of Toner Pirates

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 14:20

If you are like the majority of our clients, you likely have signed on to a cost-per-page copier service contract that includes supplies like toner at no additional charge. These types of service contracts are very common and make up the vast majority of MFP and copier maintenance contracts in the world.

Unfortunately, a form of telemarketing fraud designed to take advantage of the prevalence of these toner-inclusive contracts has been preying on businesses large and small for many years. We call these fraudsters "toner pirates".

Toner: To Shake or Not To Shake?

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 14:20

Remember that commercial from a few years back where the fresh-faced office intern tells a co-worker that the printer is out of toner, is advised to "shake it", and then shakes the printer instead?

Despite this newbie mistake, it's pretty common knowledge among office environments that shaking the toner cartridge will help squeeze out a little more ink. Let's face it, copier and printer toner can be expensive. So why not do everything you can to save your company from undue print costs?

As it turns out, there is a scenario where shaking the toner to extend its life can be a very costly mistake, and it boils down to which of the two types of toner cartridges your machine has.

Ricoh's Toner Recycling Program

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 12/17/2010 - 14:20

Ricoh's Toner Container Return Box Program makes it easy for you to maintain a green office by recycling your empty toner containers. Simply purchase Ricoh's shipping box and postage label for easy return to their recycling facility. Your empty toner containers will be sustainably recycled with nothing going to landfills.

With Ricoh's Toner Container Return Box Program, you'll get convenient recycling with minimal disruption to your daily business activities - as easy as copying and printing a document. Order today and you'll receive:

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