19May

Back in 1967 when the ATM was first invented, it was never seen as a replacement for bank branches. Rather, it was just a quicker and easier way to access cash. But now that more banking transactions are occuring  online, there is less of a need for brick-and-mortar branch locations,…

02May

Despite claims to the contrary, cash remains king as consumers still rely on cash as their primary form of payment for gifts, food, personal care, automotive, entertainment and transportation services. So, the question is: with so many “more convenient” options available, why do people continue to rely on hard currency? 1) Security: As…

19Apr

Few thermal paper manufacturers have been in business as long as we have. Those who have know that it takes more than being the lowest cost option to stick around. Though being competitively priced is essential. Still, at the end of the day, experience and product expertise will save…

15Mar

Close your eyes and picture a standard ATM. What do you see? Probably a fairly plain kiosk machine with a monochrome exterior and a functional video monitor. What that mental image is missing are many of the branding opportunities that ATMs offer to financial institutions and/or independent operators. Don’t…

01Mar

When we began manufacturing thermal paper products for distributors over thirty years ago, this was a much different business. Back then, product expertise and personal relationships were at the center of business deals. Now, decisions primarily come down to price. This focus on price at the exclusion of other…

15Jul

The parking industry is filled with business opportunities for thermal paper suppliers, including, but not limited to, parking tickets, parking passes, and pay & display permits. Here’s a short video we produced that present the various parking paper product options in an entertaining format. Enjoy! Please contact us for…

15Jun

At Telemark Diversified Graphics we do more than supply our distributors with low cost ATM paper rolls, we arm them with information that can help improve their business. The following article, originally published on ATMMarketplace.com, deals with ATM theft and offers solutions to help operators combat it. One of…

25May

In a recent article written by industry expert, Richard Buckle, he talks about the continued relevance of cash and paper receipts in our increasingly digital world. CLICK HERE to read the full article, while we post highlights that have the most relevance for our ATM paper customers. — For…

19May

According to a new article up on RetailCustomerExperience.com, some retailers are rethinking the design of their brick-and-mortar stores in order to bring them into the digital age. One component that is noticeably missing is the traditional cash register as some retailers are attempting to mimic the online experience, which…

21Apr

One of the claims often made for transitioning from paper to digital applications is that it will help save our forests. A recent study conducted by Two Sides North America, however, has shown this claim to be untrue. Following is a summary of this study. Two Sides North America…