Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Green Office: Supplies

Choosing the right supplies can make all the difference in how “green” your company and office operation are.  Let’s start with a short list: Recycled or paper used from post-consumer content. Other office supplies, including pens, that are made from recycled materials. Cut down or eliminate products for which there isn’t an alternative, such as […]


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The Green Office: An Overview

There really isn’t an excuse for not being “green” or environmentally sound with how you conduct business in your office these days.  While lots of talk is going on about this topic, in this post the Office Farmer is going to give you an overview of some concrete ideas on how to actually practice “being […]


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Office Machines are like Motorcycles

In the world of office systems and machines, there are many comparisons to make. Let’s compare them to motorcycles. Seriously. Office machines like your PC, the copier, the scanners and printers have a lot in common with a motorcycle.  Consider that both systems need: Daily attention. Regular, professional maintenance for long-term care. To have their […]


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This is Not Your Daddy’s Xerox Machine: Types of copiers and printers

Things have changes dramatically since the first plain-paper copiers appeared en-masse in the early 1960s.  What passed for a “copier” then has little resemblance to today’s system machines. While there are a number of types of color and blank-and-white copies on the market, there are basically three types of copy-creating devices (printers, copiers or facsimile […]


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Save Money on Color Freedom

Competitive Edge Lowest cost color – one box of color ink costs less than half of comparable color multifunction printer cartridges Cartridge-free design means loading ink is as easy as loading a stapler – no other multifunction printer can make that claim Unique solid ink color technology is only offered by Xerox Better for the […]


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