8 Common Printing Techniques You Need to Know

Apr 21st, 2015 Printing Hacks 7 min read

There are many printing techniques available for you to get the desired result for whatever product you require, such as business cards, invitations, posters and restaurant menus. Some are more expensive than others, but the results and finishes are limited by just your imagination. Designers are taught their craft using computers, but it’s important to understand printing techniques to fully realise the potential of your…

7 reasons why we still need printers

Apr 17th, 2015 Printers 5 min read

Paperless homes and offices have been spoken about for many years. With advancements in technology and cloud based storage, there was a common perception that the need for paper would be a thing of the past. The truth is very different. Very few homes are totally paperless, and even fewer businesses. But why? The fact is worldwide we are using 50% more paper now than…

What is modern letterpress printing?

Apr 13th, 2015 Printing Hacks 5 min read

There are so many different styles of printing today, that letterpress printing is now just one of many. However, when letterpress printing began in the 15th century, it was simply known as printing. For over 500 years it remained the best way to print, until modern lithograph offset printing was developed and letterpress printing became a dying art. Today letterpress printing is a little different…

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Two ways to screen print your own t-shirts

Apr 8th, 2015 Printing Hacks 8 min read

Screen printing is a great way to make your own unique t-shirts. With just a few items from your local craft store and a little bit of time and patience, you’ll have a wardrobe full of one-of-a-kind t-shirts, and any other items of clothing you wish to print such as jackets, tank-tops and skirts. You’re going to make a mistake or two on your first…

Printzone awarded Google Trusted Stores badge

Mar 26th, 2015 Uncategorized 1 min read

Printzone, Australia’s favourite online printer cartridge store, was recently selected to join the Google Trusted Stores program. To help shoppers identify online merchants that offer a great shopping experience, the Google Trusted Store badge is awarded to ecommerce sites that demonstrate a track record of ontime shipping and excellent customer service. When visiting the Printzone website, shoppers will see a Google Trusted Store badge and…

New HP Printers M476dn and M376nw

Jan 26th, 2015 Printers, Toners 1 min read

HP have announced two new colour multifunction printers to their range, the HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M476dn and the HP LaserJet Pro 300 color MFP M376nw. Both have print – copy – scan and fax capabilities, the the 476 printing at a slightly faster speed than the 376. The 476 also has more features for workgroups, so if you are sharing a printer with…

Replacing the Imaging Unit in Lexmark MS310, MS410, MS510, MS610, MX310, MX410, MX511, MX611

Oct 23rd, 2014 Printers, Toners 13 min read

Full instructions for replacing the 500z imaging unit are below. There are several situations where you would need to change the imaging unit on the following Lexmark devices: Lexmark MS310dn Lexmark MS310d Lexmark MS410d Lexmark MS410dn Lexmark MS510dn Lexmark MS610dn Lexmark MS610de Lexmark MX310dn Lexmark MX410de Lexmark MX511de Lexmark MX511dhe Lexmark MX611de Lexmark MX611dhe Related PostsLexmark 34217HR and 34217XR Cartridges for E230, E232, E330 and…

New HP Printers M476dw and M376nw

Jul 22nd, 2014 Printers, Toners 3 min read

HP have announced two new colour multifunction printers to their range, the HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M476dw  and the HP LaserJet Pro 300 color MFP M376nw. Both have print – scan – copy and fax capabilities, with the M476dw printing at a slightly faster speed. The M476dw also has more features suitable for workgroups, so is more suitable if shared with 4-10 people. Both use…

Samsung Xpress SL-C460FW Colour Multifunction Printer Review

Jul 4th, 2014 Printers, Toners 4 min read

Yesterday we received our demo model Samsung Xpress SL-C460FW Colour Multifunction Printer from Samsung, and we were quite excited! We’ve been looking forward to checking out the NFC capabilities of this machine. NFC stands for Near Field Communications. What is that I hear you say? Basically it means you can have an image, document or email open on a compatible mobile phone and you just…