ARMOR Print Solutions and ALSO Join Forces for More Sustainable Printing
Broadliner ALSO is integrating remanufactured print cartridges from ARMOR Print Solutions, the leading provider of responsible printing services and consumables, into its product portfolio to help reduce the environmental footprint of digital printing.
Currently active in 144 countries (including 29 European countries) via PaaS partners, ALSO continues to expand its product portfolio with the addition of ARMOR Print Solutions' remanufactured print cartridges to its portfolio. As an environmentally friendly alternative to new ink cartridges, ARMOR Print Solutions' consumables ensure high print quality, cost optimization and a reduction in the environmental footprint associated with printing.
"With this new product range, ALSO wants to contribute to raising awareness by offering quality green alternatives to our reseller partners and end users. In order to collectively reduce our environmental footprint, we want to provide a coherent range that incorporates all the alternatives in the printing market. ARMOR Print Solutions is an iconic and trusted company in Europe with a history of over 100 years. Their environmental ethos and remanufactured products guarantee the quality demanded by and for our partners", comments Miquel Parrado, Regional Lead CoC Printing at ALSO International.
In order to put its expertise at the service of societal issues, ARMOR Print Solutions specializes in the production of printing consumables from the reuse. ALSO relies on ARMOR Print Solutions' pioneering know-how in the field of the of ARMOR Print Solutions. ARMOR Print Solutions offers an integrated collection service collection service for empty print cartridges via more than 3,000 collection points in Europe. Once collected, the used cartridges are sorted, disassembled cleaned, some parts replaced, and ink or toner powder re-injected to offer a reinjected into the cartridges to produce a ready-to-use consumable.
"In Europe, 350 million print cartridges were sold and 70% of them were not properly treated after use, ending up incinerated or landfilled. While only 30% of used cartridges are properly treated in Europe, our cartridges are 100% recovered at no additional cost to our customers. This partnership with ALSO is part of the sustainable ecosystem that we have been working on for several years to create in order to offer printing solutions with an ever smaller environmental footprint", concludes Frans Hondmann, Sales Director at ARMOR Print Solutions.