Cashier paper, as the name implies，refers to a paper roll that records the collection of silver details in the cash register.It is mainly used to provide customers with a list of shopping details and can be replaced when it is used up.
The material of common cashier paper has corresponded to the inner printing part of cash register. As for common needle printer, it can use printing paper with one to three layers. For thermal—head printer, it can only use thermal printing paper. The common needle printer, it should use ribbon and cashier paper.
The thermal—head printer only needs thermal printing paper to print, no other auxiliary materials are wanted.
The categories of products:
1. Double gummed paper: the cashier paper which is processed with common double gummed paper is all single layer without any coating on it. The ribbon is used to print out words on cashier paper.
2. Thermal paper: the cashier paper processed with thermal paper is all one layer, with thermal chemical coating on it. The characteristics of cashier paper which shows colors through laser thermal head printing are no printing supplies, carbon tape, ribbon or ink box. Also, the surface of paper is rather smooth, there will be distinct marks when using fingernails or hard objects to scratch it.
3. Carbonless paper: this kind of paper is composed of at least two layers, among which the first is to have colors with needle printer while the rest rely on needle printer to press in order to be coloring.
4. Self-sensing paper: this kind of paper is made of one or more layers depending on be coloring by needle printer to press. The printing paper doesn’t need to be installed with ribbon. The first page of this paper is called self sensing paper and the other are common carbonless paper.
The common cashier paper mainly are thermal paper, common double gummed paper and carbonless paper, and the self sensing paper is rarely used.