Multifunction devices offer increasingly larger scanning resolutions, less margin, larger formats, etc. But still, such home printers are far behind the professional equipment used in professional printers.Not to mention the much larger range of techniques used, which have nothing to do with those we know from home printers.
The quality of such printouts is higher, which entails the obvious higher costs of printing itself.
Paper as a material has been known since 105, n.E., That is for a very long time. However, it was not until the twentieth century that more and more types of paper for various applications were invented. And now we have paper chalked, white, slippery, coated with plastics, etc.
The end result of the printed item depends on the choice of paper, its durability and durability.
Of course, large outlays are still cheaper, but this difference is not as big as a few years ago. The potential market for low-cost prints is small, local companies producing small quantities of goods.
Recently also a lot of home brewers begin to label their own beers, of course not for trade, but for example for contests.
In addition, we have producers of honey, preserves and organic food, where the demand is rather small expenditure labels. .