Brother International Corporation Wins BLI Summer 2017 Pick Award  

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., September 27, 2017 – Brother International Corporation, a leader in document imaging solutions, received the Buyers Laboratory, Inc. (BLI) Summer 2017 Pick Award for Outstanding Printerfor Small and Medium‐Sized Businesses. This award recognizesthe Brother HL‐L9310CDW business color laser printer, designed to meet the needs of mid‐sized workgroups with demanding print volumes. The HL‐L9310CDW delivers a low total cost of ownership (TCO) along with reliable, exceptional color and crisp black and white printing.  

BLI, a division of Keypoint Intelligence, is the world's leading independent provider of analytical information and services to the digital imaging and document management industry. The Pick Award recognizes models which performed best among comparable products evaluated in BLI’s extensive suite of lab tests in the previous six months. Rigorous testing includes measures for durability and reliability, as well as ease of use, media handling, productivity, and value.  

"This device produces vibrant and consistent color graphics. We were very pleased with the quality of color output from the Brother HL‐L9310CDW,” commented Tony Maceri, Senior Test Technician for Keypoint Intelligence ‐ Buyers Lab. "It’s also very easy to use, via its intuitive touchscreen control panel, or from your desktop via its well‐designed print driver. This, plus the device’s perfect reliability means workgroups can rely on the Brother HL‐L9310CDW to keep work moving smoothly.”

Marlene Orr, Director of Printer/MFP Analysis for Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab agrees. “The Brother HL‐L9310CDW is an ideal choice for business. In addition to robust features and functionality, and impressive image quality, especially in color mode, the HL‐L9310CDW offers a low TCO.”  

The Brother HL‐L9310CDW offers the right mix of features, performance and value for the small and medium sized business market, delivering an outstanding value proposition and printspeeds up to 33ppm in both color and black.  Reviewers also noted the HL‐L9310CDW’s intuitive touchscreen interface and print driver, scalable, class‐leading paper capacity, and in‐box 6,500‐page toner cartridges¹ for built‐in value. Ultra‐high‐yield 9,000‐page replacement toner cartridges offer low cost output. Security features like NFC badge authentication and Secure Function lock help secure data and the device and help lower costs by regulating color print usage.  

“This accolade underscores Brother’s continuing efforts to solve critical business challenges within SMB environments including higher level document workflow capabilities and more affordable color printing,” said Steve Feldstein, Brother International Corporation’s Director of Marketing, Business Laser & Scanner Products. “We are very honored to receive recognition from an independent source like BLI.”

Earlier this year Brother earned BLI’s Monochrome Printer/MFP Line of the Year Award which is given to the manufacturer whose product line is determined to be the best overall based on the cumulative test results of all models tested in BLI’s rigorous two‐month laboratory evaluation. The selections are made by BLI’s highly experienced staff of technicians and analysts after subjecting scores of devices from every major OEM to BLI’s exhaustive, comprehensive lab tests. In addition, the Brother HL‐L6300DW, a monochrome laser printer, received BLI’s Winter 2017 Pick Award for Outstanding Printer for Mid‐size Workgroups.

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