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Update: Global Thermal Paper Shortage in 2018

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Background (Date: November, 2017): Connect Chemicals, the world's largest supplier of leuco dye chemical to make thermal paper, was shut down by China government due to environment reasons in September, 2017. China lanuched strict environment inspection from 2016. The government closed polluting factories, mines and processing facilities. For paper industry, they eliminated backward and excess capacity and shut down many small [...]

Thermal Paper for Instant Camera

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The instant camera is a type of camera which uses self-developing film to create a chemically developed print shortly after taking the picture. Even though almost everyone has a phone, people can take photos any time any where, instant camera still has its market. The instant camera is very small and easy to use. It can [...]

How to make ATM Receipt Paper Rolls?

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Bank receipt is what we get from Automatic Teller Machine after a transaction at a bank. There are many brands and models of ATM machines, such as Diebold, NCR, Wincor Nixdorf, etc.. To make the perfect ATM paper roll suitable for specific machine, you need to know every aspect of the paper for production. The following are the full details you [...]

Thermal Paper Bus Ticket Rolls

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Thermal paper rolls are now widely used in daily life. It's the receipts you get from supermarket, shopping malls, restaurant, coffee shops, etc. As part of daily life, transportation department also requires thermal printer paper as receipt. Thermal paper is chosen because of its convenience and low cost. Now we supply a wide range of thermal rolls for bus/train [...]

Announcements of Thermal Paper Price Increase in 2018

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At the beginning of 2018, we got worse news for thermal paper market.  After few months of chemical and paper shortage since 2017, the critical situation stays unchanged in 2018. The short supply of leuco dye with increasing demand lead to higher cost for regular paper supply.  The world thermal paper suppliers have announced the price increase one [...]

Blue Image Thermal Paper Rolls

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Thermal paper was often described as paper with a chemical coating which will turn black when exposed to heat. It's true that black image thermal paper occupied the market. Actually, thermal paper could also be produced with blue image.  Blue image thermal paper is a new choice to figure out problem of paper shortage and high price in 2017 and [...]

Thermal Paper Roll for Restaurants and Fast Food Chains

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Thermal Paper Rolls are widely used as customer receipts in restaurants and fast food chains. The restaurant chains (like McDonald’s, KFC, Subway, Pizza Hut, Burger King) consume tons of thermal receipts everyday.  Why is thermal paper chosen? The fast food chains are popular for its quick serving speed, unique and coincident taste. It accelerates every process, including checkout speed. Thus, [...]