Brother™ Technology offers peace of mind with a new line of colour laser
printers and all-in-ones
Enhanced mobile device and Cloud connectivity combined with fast print speeds
and ultra-reliability help improve workflow and productivity
DOLLARD-DES-ORMEAUX, QC, June 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Brother International
Corporation (Canada), a leader in business technology, today launched its new
HL-L8000 series colour laser printers and MFC-L8000 colour laser all-in-ones
designed to provide the most reliable, mobile-friendly and fast colour
printing for small workgroups.
For small and medium business offices (SMB), laser remains the highest ranked
technology for its reliability and speed and is still the most trusted among
Canadian businesses(1). Brother's new printers and multifunction units offer a
number of cost-saving features that help keep printing budgets in line,
including: availability of high-yield replacement toner cartridges(2) to
reduce the cost per page, secure function lock to limit accessibility which
regulates paper and toner use, and automatic printing, scanning and faxing
which decreases paper consumption.
These new colour laser machines help save time and enhance productivity with
fast colour and black print speeds of up to 32 ppm. SMB's can also print
wirelessly from their smartphones and tablets(3) while the colour touchscreen
display on the multi-function units makes accessing different services easy
and intuitive. The Brother Web Connect interface on both all-in-one models
features web connectivity(4) which allows businesses to scan materials
directly to leading cloud storage services.
Transforming paper to digital with advanced scanning features is typically
reserved for standalone scanners, but Brother's impressive and reliable ENERGY
STAR®-qualified technology can remove backgrounds for clear scans(5), skip
blank pages(5) and scan ID(5) to network and email servers(5) like FTP and
Brother is the Canadian market leader in laser printers(7) and the features
and reliability of this new line will continue to anchor the company's
position. "We're excited to offer this new line of colour laser printers and
all-in-ones," said Dwayne Filipchuk, Senior Director, Product Planning and
Business Development at Brother Canada. "The robust features and competitive
price points will certainly appeal to our valued business customers. With fast
print speeds, mobile device printing, flexible paper handling and versatile
connectivity options, they're an excellent choice for businesses looking for
the reliability only a colour laser machine can provide. Ours provide peace of
mind and reliability to allow SMBs to do what they need to do - run their
The HL-L8350CDW printer will be available in June with an ESP of $449.99. The
MFC-L8600CDW multi-function will be available early summer with an ESP of
$599.99. The MFC-L8850CDW multi-function will be available in June with an ESP
About Brother International Corporation (Canada) Since 1960, Brother Canada
has been supplying products for homes and businesses and is considered a
market leader in many of its categories, such as printers, labellers, scanners
and sewing machines. Their award-winning superior customer experience is
driven by their great people across Canada with offices in Montreal, Toronto
and Vancouver. Brother Canada is proud to be a part of a network of companies
belonging to Brother Industries Ltd., headquartered in Nagoya, Japan. It
employs more than 29,000 great people at your side in 44 countries and regions
worldwide - but don't take their word for it.
In 2013, Brother was the PCMag.com Business Choice Award Winner for Printers
where PCMag.com said, "Brother received the highest ratings from our
respondents for overall satisfaction and reliability and was consistently at
the top of the charts." This is the fifth consecutive year Brother has been
awarded, having also won the PC Mag Reader's Choice Award four years in a row
from 2009 to 2012. Find out more about Brother's great people and other
award-winning products and services at Brother.ca.
(2)Estimated street price, prices may vary. (3)Additional purchase required.
(4)Requires connection to a wireless network. See www.connectprintshare.ca for
details, availability and compatibility. (5)Feature available using Brother
Control Centre. (6)Requires Internet connection and an account with desired
service. See www.connectprintshare.ca for more details.
SOURCE Brother International Corporation (Canada) Ltd.
Kristina Godin, Product Marketing Manager, 514-822-4483 or 1-800-361-6466 x
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