SOURCE: Brother International Corporation

November 14, 2006 11:21 ET

Brother Offers a Limited Time Offer of Free 3-Year Limited Warranty on Qualified New Color Ink Jet Models for the Holidays

Holiday Promotion Adds on a 2-Year "Free" Extension to the Standard 1-Year Warranty

BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 14, 2006 -- Brother International Corporation announces that it will provide customers with an extended limited warranty on qualified color ink jet Fax & Multi-Function products, when the products are purchased between November 12, 2006 and December 30, 2006. This free warranty extension adds a tremendous value to Brother already feature-laden solutions....making these the ideal holiday gift for any home, home office or small office.

"We stand confidently and proudly by our products," said Joyce Brittingham, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Brother. "By offering customers a 3-year limited warranty, it is a clear statement about that confidence."

The color ink jet Fax & Multi-function machines include a standard 1-year limited warranty. This promotion will add 2 years of free warranty support (valued at $49.99), for a total of 3 years of limited warranty coverage for the customer. The warranty is effective three years from the date of purchase. Users can register by mail, fax or online at Registration must be completed by January 31, 2007.

The warranty promotion will support the recently announced line of Brother's new innovative color inkjet Multi-function Center® and IntelliFAX products. All of these models share a new sleek design and superior color inkjet print capabilities. Select models include a variety of features like...wired or wireless 802.11b/g network interface, color LCD, dual paper tray, telephone handsets and one model even includes a 5.8GHZ digital cordless handset.

The qualified models include in this promotion are....MFC-240C, MFC-440CN, MFC-665CW, MFC-845CW, MFC-3360C, MFC-5460CN and MFC-5860CN, DCP-130C and the DCP330C; and two inkjet fax models, IntelliFAX-1860C and the IntelliFAX-2480C.


Bridgewater, New Jersey is the corporate headquarters for Brother in the Americas, from Canada to South America. It has fully integrated sales, marketing services, manufacturing, research and development capabilities located in the U.S. In addition to its headquarters in Bridgewater, New Jersey, Brother has branches in California, Illinois, Massachusetts, and Tennessee, as well as subsidiaries in Ohio, Canada, Brazil, Chile, Argentina and Mexico. For more information, contact Brother toll-free at (800) 521-2846 or by visiting their web site at

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