Print-Rite North America Comments On Their Drum Gear Patent8 Nov, 2012
Lavergne, TN - November 7, 2012 – Print-Rite has been awarded patent No. 8,275,291 for its NoTwist™ drum gear component from the US Patent Office. This recent recognition from the U.S. Patent Office compliments Print-Rite’s growing worldwide portfolio of close to 2,000 patent and patent applications.
“Over the past several years the issue of intellectual property, specifically relating to drum gears, has been highly topical, with Canon filing over 50 claims against various violators” stated Ian Elliott, President of Print-Rite North America. “This most recent NoTwist™ drum gear patent further illustrates Print-Rite’s capabilities in engineering innovation, and intellectual property advancement. This is an important step forward for the North American aftermarket imaging industry.”
Print-Rite’s NoTwist™ drum gear patent will be a component featured within both remanufactured and new-build compatible laser toner cartridges. No other aftermarket cartridge manufacturer has been awarded such a patent.
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About Print-Rite N.A., Inc.
Print-Rite N.A., Inc. is a subsidiary of Print-Rite Holdings Limited, which was founded in 1982 and has been a global leader in the aftermarket imaging supplies arena. Print-Rite N.A., Inc.’s extensive supply chain network provides more than 4,000 products and is supported by over 1,800 patents worldwide. Print-Rite N.A., Inc. has its’ headquarters in LaVergne, TN with distribution and collection centers in San Jose, CA and Nashville, TN.