A class of POS printers used for printing sales receipts, credit card receipts, etc. Typically these feature 40 columns, thermal printing (although some are still dot matrix), small footprint, USB interface (although serial and parallel versions are also available). They print on blank rolls of paper. Some have 2 color ribbons, check imprinting (ability to print on the back of customer checks), etc. There are a variety of options tailored for various applications.

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