Archive for April, 2012

Can the Right Font Cut Your Ink and Toner Costs?

Are you hit by the high prices of ink and toner cartridges? Whether you’re a small business or a large corporation or simply use a printer to print occasionally at home – we’re all looking for ways to save money on printing costs. One of the ways to save money might surprise you…did you know that using the right font when printing could save you as much as 31% OFF your ink and toner cartridge expenses? That’s right! According to Printer.com, a Dutch company that compares what it costs to print from different printers, it conducted an experiment using two major printer brands – a Canon inkjet and a Brother laser printer. The idea was to check how much money consumers could save when printing in different fonts. Printing at a default setting of 600×600 DPI, switching between the ten most common fonts, and using the font size of 10 or 11, here are the results: As you can see, the clear winner was Century Gothic, delivering a 31% cost savings above Arial. If you were to use Century Gothic for all your document printing needs, here’s how it would span out if you do the math: 1)      Average use: […]

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Posted by Island Ink-Jet - 04/30/2012 at 3:11 pm

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Buy the Compatible Samsung MLT-D108S Toner Cartridge and Save $17.90!

If you’re looking for the Samsung MLT-D108S toner cartridge, you’re at the right place. In this post you’ll learn if it’s right for your Samsung printer model, some of the features of the cartridge and how you can put cash back in your pocket when you’re buying the MLT-D108S toner cartridge for the following printers: Samsung ML-1640 Samsung ML-2240 Firstly, if you own a Samsung printer understand that Samsung has been a leading name in the electronics market for many many years. Based out of Korea, they have a reputable name in the industry for producing quality printers and cartridges that are not only reliable but are also cost-effective. Longevity, durability and efficiency are some of the traits of Samsung products, including their printers and the toners that they produce. At Island Ink-Jet and Laser Toners we carry a lot of the Samsung products. We not only offer OEM Samsung ink and toner but also offer brand new Samsung compatibles that excel in performance – all at a cost savings of around 30% than buying OEM! If you’re not familiar with what compatibles like the MLT-D108S are here’s a quick explanation: Compatible cartridges, like the name suggests, are “compatible” with […]

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Posted by Island Ink-Jet - 04/27/2012 at 3:03 pm

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Where Do I Buy Ink and Toner Cartridges?

Choosing the right company can sometimes be mind-boggling when you want to cut your costs of printing. Let’s face it, buying ink and toner cartridges can be a huge recurring expense month after month. Whether you own a printer at home, run a small business or operate a large corporation, by being smart about how you buy ink and toner cartridges you can save literally hundreds of dollars over time depending on how much you consume. Why is Island Ink-Jet your one stop shop when it comes to all things ink and toner cartridge related? With their 40+ retail stores and online website, Island Ink-Jet offers a variety of products and services aimed to help you cut the cost of printing and squeeze the most out of your dollar. Hailed as one of the nation’s most trusted brands, they were one of the first companies to introduce and start refilling ink cartridges in North America. Island Ink-Jet & Laser Toners has helped both personal and business users save more than 100 million dollars on their recurring printing costs while also helping reduce buyers’ carbon footprint. Island Ink-Jet’s products and services include: In-Store ink cartridge refill service – Save almost 50% […]

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Posted by Island Ink-Jet - 04/26/2012 at 3:32 pm

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4 Steps to Stop Ink from Smearing When Printing Photos and Images

Are you buying ink to print photos at home? Printing graphics, images and photos at home can be a cost-effective and efficient way to print photos and images for kids’ school projects, scrapbooks, arts & crafts activities and more. But sometimes without the proper know-how you might find your ink smudging and smearing on the images when they print out. At Island Ink-Jet the first thing we recommend is to buy your ink from a trusted supplier as low-quality ink is the top reason for smearing and bleeding out of images. If you’re still having issues here are top 4 steps to take to stop ink from bleeding and smearing when printing images or photos from a home inkjet printer: 1) Paper type is important: Use a quick-drying paper to print images. Photo paper unlike regular paper is specially designed to dry faster than standard copy paper. You can also find many specialty papers from your local office supplies store that come with smudge-proof coatings. 2) Use high quality ink: If you have a photo printer you can buy high-quality ink designed to be smear-resistant and quick drying. Test a few images and see how they print out. If you’re […]

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Posted by Island Ink-Jet - 04/25/2012 at 3:36 pm

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5 Killer Reasons to Buy the Remanufactured HP Q6000A Black Laser Toner Cartridge.

Do you buy the HP Q6000A black laser toner cartridge every couple of months? Whenever you buy any product, especially if you’re using it on a recurring basis you want to make sure it’s reliable, durable, provides excellent results and is cost-effective. At Island Ink-Jet we believe why buy a more expensive product when a more affordable one can give you the same (or even better) results? So, when it comes to the HP Q6000A black laser toner cartridge we try and educate our clients as to how the remanufactured version can actually work out to be a much better purchase than the original. Let’s take look at some of the factors why the remanufactured HP Q6000A black laser toner cartridge is a better buy than its HP OEM counterpart: Compatible – The HP Q6000A black laser toner cartridge is compatible with different HP printer models such as the Color LaserJet 1600, Color LaserJet 2600n, Color LaserJet 2605dn, Color LaserJet 2605dtn, Color LaserJet CM1015 MFP, and Color LaserJet CM1017 MFP – basically ALL the printer versions that the OEM cartridge is compatible with. Environmentally friendly – As the remanufactured HP Q6000A black laser toner cartridge is made up of tested […]

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Posted by Island Ink-Jet - 04/24/2012 at 3:16 pm

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