NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – January 3, 2014 – TotalPrint LLC announced today it has become the world’s first provider of Managed Print Services to accept bitcoins as a method of payment from its customers. Utilizing BitPay, a Payment Service Provider (PSP) specializing in e-commerce and B2B solutions for virtual currencies, TotalPrint customers can pay for managed pages, transactional supplies, and hardware with bitcoins. As of today, the range of cost for a single, managed monochrome page is 0.0000125 bitcoins to 0.00001875 bitcoins. Color pages range from 0.0000875 bitcoins to 0.0001875 bitcoins.
“Our typical buyer is the IT professional in healthcare, retail and financial institutions. Bitcoin is gaining popularity and consumer confidence and while the system has many obstacles ahead, we believe bitcoins have long-term potential as a digital currency in our direct space,” said Greg Greenwell, Founder and President of TotalPrint.
Bitcoin is a payment protocal and system that uses a digital currency called bitcoins. Bitcoin uses cryptography to manage the creation and transfer of bitcoins which can be exchanged for a local currency. Businesses and consumers send payments by broadcasting digitally signed messages to the Bitcoin peer-to-peer network.
TotalPrint is one of the nation’s leaders in providing Managed Print Services for large, distributed fleets of office printers and multi-function devices. With a particular specialty in healthcare, retail and financial institutions, TotalPrint is reducing printed documents and print-related costs in all fifty of the United States. More information about TotalPrint can be found at http://www.totalprint.com. For additional news, please visit http://www.totalprint.com/blogs/news.