Brother passes sales milestone

25 November 2004 – Manchester (UK): European sales of Brother fax and multi-functional products have surpassed one million units for the first time, thanks to advances in printing technology and the growth in homeworking, the company disclosed.

Brother UK’s sales and marketing director Phil Jones said: "With our new tube-fed inkjet technology in place – enabling Brother to create ever-more compact products with more functionality – we have been able to address the massive inkjet market which is undergoing explosive growth.

"In addition, our popularity among business users means that we are now equipping more executives who choose to work from home," he added.