First of all, Buckeye Business Products has created an innovative, fully-integrated production process in its state-of-the-art production facility that allows it to produce thermal labels and ribbons at the lowest possible costs. It then sells those products to you, the end-user, cutting out several middle-men and the cost associated with them. The company passes the savings on to you.
Absolutely, Buckeye Business Products extends credit terms to its customers based on eash customer’s credit worthiness.
Unfortunately, in order to control shipping and handling charges and continue to offer the lowest prices in the industry, the company cannot sell items in increments other than full case quantities. Consult your Sales Representative to find out the standard case quantity for the many products Buckeye Business Products offers.
Generally, orders for stock items will arrive within one to five business days from the date the order is placed. Shipping times can vary depending on your location. For items that are not in stock, your Sales Representative can give you an estimated delivery date.
Product returns will only be accepted with a valid Returned Goods Authorization (RGA) number conspicuously displayed on the outside of the returned package. To obtain an RGA number, please contact your Sales Representative.
The main difference is direct thermal printing does not use a ribbon. Direct thermal printing does require the use of special heat sensitive substrate material. The printer head activates the heat sensitive coating on this material forming a black image. Thermal transfer printing uses a ribbon from which ink is transferred under heat and pressure to the substrate.
Ribbons are used only with thermal transfer labels not with direct thermal labels.
There are several important factors to consider when selecting a ribbon: