Epson offers printer technology solutions for BIR ban on thermal paper

Following the Department of Finance’ and the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s directive to business establishments and individual taxpayers to stop issuing receipts printed on thermal papers due to its susceptibility to fading and not meeting the 10-year period required in preserving their book of accounts, Epson Philippines is helping customers comply to the new government regulation by offering an Epson printer technology perfect for POS systems – dot matrix technology. Dot matrix printers print outs do not fade and are ideal for financial record-keeping purposes.

Epson TM-U220 dot matrix POS printer

Among the wide range of advanced POS Solutions offered by Epson are the TM-U220 series and TM-U950 printers. The flagship model and industry standard TM-U220 series is a robust, easy to use POS printer known for fast print speeds and two-color printing. The Epson TM-U950 multifunction POS printer on the other hand is a high performance 2.5 station printer used by mass merchandisers and other large retailers. A perfect choice for large POS systems, the TM-U950 can print a variety of printing formats including journals and slips, aside from receipts. Other reliable dot matrix printers from Epson include the TM-U295, TM-U590, and TM-U675.

Epson TM-U295 dot matrix POS printer

“We are equipped to provide even more trusted solutions to our customers by aiding them to comply with the new government regulation banning the use of thermal paper for receipts. There’s a reason why Epson’s dot matrix printers dominate the category – new users would be delighted in the uncompromising reliability and efficacy of our printers.” Thea Austria, Product Manager of Epson Philippines’ POS systems

For six years, Epson Philippines has remained the No.1 brand in Point-of-Sale (POS) systems. The Japanese company has also been the brand of choice in the dot matrix printer category in the Philippines for the past 17 years, with 96% market share.

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