06/24/2017 | Debra Akins So good to share...Pinterest0Facebook0Google+0TwitterLinkedinAlmost all companies and businesses have their own printers. Truly, a printing machine is indispensable equipment around modern offices and businesses. While there are different types of printers around offices, one important type to have is a plastic card printer. A card printer is a small type of equipment that allows for printing identification cards, access cards, memberships cards, event passes and many other purposes. Although you can easily order plastic cards from a vendor, there are more advantages that your company can get by having your own plastic card printer. Here are some of those advantages. Convenience When you seek the services of a vendor to print your company IDs or other cards, you would still have to wait for a day or two to have those IDs delivered to your address. Although it would only take a few clicks to complete the process, the waiting time for the products to arrive are the ones that make the process longer compared to having your own plastic card printer in your office. Since the equipment is handy, you can take it with you during events and have an instant pass with the guest’s name printed on it for proper address and identification. Cost-efficient When you have your own printer, there is no longer a need for you to pay vendors every time you order for a batch or set of plastic cards. You only need to have the right materials, skills of the person tasked to design the cards and of course, a high quality printer for the cards. You may need to spend for the purchase of the equipment but in the long run, you will save on labour costs and on paying the services of third-party service providers. Versatility The good thing about having a plastic card printer is it can be used in various ways. There are different functions of the plastic printer that allows customization of the printed materials such as increasing the size based on the requirement. The printer can also be connected via Ethernet, online and can be used with USB.