A good printer is like a good mattress. It doesn’t take long to appreciate the investment.

Yet when the time comes to buy a new printer, many people care about only one thing: will it print when I click this button?

Sure, it will (at least for a while). But if you’re not asking what else it can do – if you’re not considering the overall impact that printing has on your business – you’re leaving a lot of important questions unasked, and a lot of money on the table.

A printer is an investment, not just at purchase but throughout its life. In this infographic we’ll cover the myriad ways that print and printing costs affect your business, and the considerations you must make before choosing a printer (hint: there are more than you think – and their impact is far greater than you might expect).

Read on to see how everything from the cost of supplies to the time to print can make a huge difference to your bottom line (and to the happiness of your office environment!).

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More for Your Money with Print

The hidden costs of a low cost printer means different things to different people in your workforce.

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