Berto Watches OEMs Enjoying Aftermarket Infighting

Berto Watches OEMs Enjoying Aftermarket Infighting

It wouldn't be so funny if were not so serious to see the OEMs recapture market share from the aftermarket thanks to the ongoing spat between suppliers of reman and newbuild cartridges.
Are You the Missing Link in the Industry Chain Berto Asks

Are You the Missing Link in the Industry Chain Berto Asks

Imaging supplies companies have acquired others to join their chain to better control raw materials, factory processes and logistics to ensure consistent quality for their buyers. But can something still go wrong?
Waste Toner Recycled: Berto Paves the Way

Waste Toner Recycled: Berto Paves the Way

Modified toner polymers can be used successfully in asphalt for road construction thanks to Close the Loop in Australia and first used by Lexmark.
Berto Shocked: Free Printer When You Buy a Cartridge

Berto Shocked: Free Printer When You Buy a Cartridge

With the price of supplies, the printer OEMs can almost afford to give away the printer, so long as you continue to purchase their expensive supplies to feed it.
Berto Looks For a Printer That Just Prints

Berto Looks For a Printer That Just Prints

With the increased demand for printers during the pandemic, Berto muses that newer printer models have a huge range of features and printing is almost taken for granted.
Printers Galore Meet Berto's Every Need

Printers Galore Meet Berto’s Every Need

Specialty printers are becoming available for every use imaginable so RT's popular cartoonist Berto gets his hands on thermal, blueprint, inkjet, braille, 3D, laser, fingernail, wide-format, photo and label printers.

Improving Standards – Berto Pours it On

Standards and testing are important for the Aftermarket. We're talking about quality. Provable, repeatable quality. But is everyone helping to raise the bar, asks Berto?

Is Working from Home More Productive? Berto’s Not So Sure

Is working from home more productive? Research reveals it can be depending on how well set up you are to deal with distractions. Berto is not so sure.
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Coronavirus Blows Up in His Face – Berto’s cheap cartridges

Coronavirus blows up in his face - no it's just toner and Berto ought to stop using cheap cartridges that lack quality and production standards.

Berto Dons a Face Mask to Beat Coronavirus and Toner Dust

Popular RT Imaging World cartoonist, Berto, puts on a face mask in the printer cartridge factory to beat the coronavirus and toner dust.