The Money Behind Printer Ink

By Deane Barker on August 4, 2003

Hold on, the cheap ink’s coming: The ins and outs of the printer ink economy:

“Walk over to your home inkjet printer and take out one of the ink cartridges. Behold it. A sultan never beheld such treasure. … If the ink were gasoline, it would cost you $175,000 to fill your gas tank.”