“Europe Welcomes BIXOLON’s New BK5-31 3-inch Kiosk Printer Launch”

BIXOLON Releases Highly Dependable and Durable Kiosk Printer for Ticketing and Labelling Industries

Dusseldorf, 4 March 2024 – BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON, a global leader in advanced receipt, label, and mobile printers, is excited to announce the launch and availability of its new BK5-31 3-inch (80mm) thermal kiosk printer mechanism in Europe. The printer is designed specifically for printing tickets and labels and is highly durable and dependable.

The BK5-31 printer supports a media thickness of up to 0.20 mm and can handle media widths of 83 / 80 / 60 / 58 / 20mm, making it ideal for a variety of kiosk applications. This printer is perfect for printing tickets, wristbands, and labels, making it a versatile solution for custom self-service kiosks. It can also be used for self-labelling kiosks, printing coupons or vouchers at casinos, parking tickets, and more.

With fast printing speeds of up to 150 mm/sec at 203 dpi, the BK5-31 is a high-performance printer. It also features multi-position near-end sensors, allowing organizations to efficiently monitor paper status and minimize maintenance resources. The printer is designed to operate in extreme environments, with a temperature range of -20 degrees Celsius to +60 degrees Celsius. It also has a side open frame for easy media loading and power and reset switches on both sides, making it easy to mount in compact spaces regardless of orientation.

The BK5-31 offers diverse connectivity options, including USB (B type or 4-pin connector), serial (9-pin male or 5-pin connector), and power (DC Jack or 2-pin connector). This allows for easy integration and the transfer of large amounts of data without causing delays during printing.

Jay Kim, Managing Director of BIXOLON Europe GmbH, explains, “This printer has been designed to be flexible and compatible with a variety of kiosk scenarios. Its user-centered design offers customers a wide variety of media options and considers all the important requirements that an organization needs to bear in mind when integrating these types of printers into their kiosks and self-service systems. This makes it the perfect solution for ticket and label printing in the transportation, hospitality, and government sectors.”

For more information, please visit www.BIXOLONEU.com or speak to your local BIXOLON Sales Representative.


BIXOLON is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, advanced printing technologies, including point-of-sale receipt, label, Auto ID, and mobile printers for a wide range of environments. Millions of BIXOLON printers are used today in retail, hospitality, healthcare, banking, ticketing, post/parcel, warehousing, and other transaction-intensive industries. In 2023, for the tenth consecutive year, BIXOLON was named the global mobile receipt printer market leader by Japanese research company Chunichisha.


For more information, please contact:

Jada Kim

Senior Marketing Manager



Tel: +82-31-218-5500


Annette Carr

Senior European Marketing Manager



Tel: +49-211-68-78-54-0


Liz Crouch

Marketing Manager

BIXOLON America Inc.


Tel: +1 858 764 4582


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