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Avoid Counterfeit Printer Consumables

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Original printer cartridges at unbelievable prices?

In the case of OfficeXpress you know you’ll be getting the real deal, but in many cases counterfeit printer consumables are being sold across the UK. These however mustn’t be confused with quality off-brand inkjet and toner cartridges.

So how do you know if you’re being conned?

To ensure you’re not, it is advisable to buy printer consumables from an authorised reseller such as OfficeXpress. Due to the direct relationships we hold with the brands, you can rest assured in the knowledge that you’ll be receiving original branded goods.

If you do buy from a non approved supplier make sure you check for the following ‘counterfeit’ signs:

Leaking toner or ink
Poor quality materials
Shoddy packaging
Fake/poor quality or missing brand logos or holograms
Abnormally low prices (in some cases)
Difference in the colour and materials used for the packaging
Poor printing performance

If you’re still unsure, most brands have dedicated pages on their websites explaining the ways that they safeguard their cartridges and how you can identify an original.

But be warned many counterfeits are sold with convincing packaging yet lack in quality. These are sold to unaware customers, often at the full recommended retail price, yet can have a detrimental impact on printers due to poor print quality.

If you need manufacturer branded toner cartridges you can trust OfficeXpress to deliver genuine branded printer consumables to suit your needs and at a cost that you’ll be happy with.

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