West Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) November 15, 2012
ID Card Group, a leading provider of ID card printers, ID systems, supplies, and accessories is offering special savings in November on all ID printer monochrome and YMCKO ribbons.
Now through November 30, 2012, customers can save 10% off IDCardGroup.com’s below retail prices on any ID ribbon purchase by using coupon code RIBBONS10 when checking out or phoning in an order.
Customers can choose from color and monochrome ribbons for all major printer brands – including Datacard, Evolis, Fargo, Magicard, Sony, and Zebra - plus hard-to-find ribbons for older or discontinued printers. All are in stock and on sale.
Advances in ribbon technologies across all brands have enabled sharp, crisp text and impeccable color images on plastic ID cards, along with an array of user-friendly features.
For example, Zebra ribbons now offer TrueColours® Multi-panel ribbons, which deliver photo-realistic images and the sharpest text and bar codes around. Zebra's patented technology protects the printer’s print head by minimizing ink debris, while protecting cards from dye migration and abrasions.
Other advances include high-tech features like RFID Technology (Radio Frequency Identification), which guarantees proper ribbon selection, error-free alignment, and monitoring of remaining ribbon capacity. For example, the High-Trust® RFID line from Evolis ribbons adds a protective overcoat layer to protect cards from abrasions, wear, and tear for up to three years.
With all the available ribbon choices, choosing the right ribbon for the job can be confusing. ID Card Group regularly assists customers over the phone or via email with questions - and has published an informative blog post: YMCKO, YMCK, YMCKOK – How to Choose the Right Card Printer Ribbon. This popular resource helps customers select the right ribbon for their print job. It reviews the top five considerations when choosing the right ribbon as well as the following four ribbon types:
Single-Color Monochrome – Monochrome ribbons come in an array of colors and can print single-color images and text. They are ideal for personalizing a pre-printed plastic card, adding detailed information to the back of a card, or creating layered monochrome images on a colored plastic card.
YMCK – Full, four-color ribbons print vibrant full-color images and black text on a single side per pass, making them ideal for simple, single-sided plastic cards with ID photos and text.
YMCKO – Four-color with overlay. These ribbons include a clear coating overlay to provide extra protection from tampering or wear and tear. YMCKO ribbons are for single-sided printing only, but are common choices for cards that are handled often or contain secure information.
YMCKOK – Four-color with Black on back. YMCKOK is a full-color ribbon that can also print black text or bar codes on the back of plastic cards. YMCKOK dual-sided printing capacity is often used for membership cards, loyalty cards, student IDs, event passes and tickets.
Every ID printer ribbon is backed by ID Card Group’s low price guarantee, as are all products and brands in the store.
About ID Card Group
ID Card Group offers a full line of ID card equipment, supplies, and accessories – from identification and access control products, to promotional products for loyalty or membership programs, to gift, payment, or phone cards and systems. Industries such as business, schools, government, military, law enforcement, healthcare, gaming, hospitality, trade shows/conventions, sports & entertainment and more choose ID Card Group for its selection, expert service, and low price guarantee. To learn more, call (877) 868-0012 or visit http://www.IDCardGroup.com.