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General Purpose Inks


At Matthews we provide a wide range of general-purpose inks, designed to suit most common packaging materials and the full range of Matthews and Linx printers. Our all-round performing ink range offers reliability and consistency when you’re needing to print high-quality codes and text onto your products.


Complete range of inks & solvents across a wide range of packaging applications

  • Our range of porous and non-porous inks are specifically formulated to work perfectly with either Linx or Matthews printers in industrial environments, providing exceptional quality. High quality materials and best filtering practises ensure class-leading performance for your marking and coding applications.

Well-stocked range of general purpose inks available Australia-wide

  • From our modern, purpose-built national facility we can supply a large range of commonly stocked inks and solvents, wherever you are located around the country. Our customers benefit from our significant national size and volume meaning you can rely on us to keep your favourite general purpose inks available.

Bring the best out of your equipment with our general purpose inks

  • Having the correct solvent is crucial to ensuring you get the highest quality of print and your printhead is kept in the best condition. Along with our range of ink we can provide you with the correct solvent to match, ensuring that the combination of ink and solvent is perfect for your application.

Fast drying general purpose inks

  • Our range of fast-drying general purpose inks provide rapid adhesion and minimize the potential for transferance or smudging as standard.

Talk to our specialists today who can recommend the right combination of ink and solvent for your application.


Genuine inks can be used for a range of the printers we sell at Matthew, including:

  • Linx Continuous Inkjet (including ink and solvent for 8900, 8910, 8920, 8940, 8910c, 8920c, 7900, Spectrum, CJ400, 7300, 6900, 6800, 5900e, 5900s, 4900)
  • Mperia Thermal Inkjet (including HP & Lexmark cartridges for TJ725, Viabasic/Mperia Basic, Viapack & L-Series plus more)
  • Mperia Drop on Demand Inkjet (including ink & cleaner for 8000+ V-Series printheads, SX32e, SX32i, 8400e, R44e and Mperia standard plus more)
  • Mperia Impulse Inkjet (including inks for Mperia T-Series, IJ355 and IJ375 plus more)

Areas We Service

We’re proud to supply premium general purpose inks Australia wide. Our innovative products and solutions are available across Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane, Darwin, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and everywhere in between. Get in touch with our team today to see how your business can benefit.

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