Konica Minolta announces first steps for drupa 2020

| 5 February 2019

Konica Minolta will have a major presence at drupa in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 16-26 June 2020, the world’s largest print fair. It will showcase latest innovations in printing and applications in a customer-centric approach.

Real-value business opportunities for customers in Konica Minolta’s extensive commercial and industrial printing portfolio – including markets such label and packaging, as well as consultancy, marketing automation and services – will be at the heart of its stand in Hall 8b. The stand will feature live demonstrations as well as customer testimonials and numerous presentations.

Olaf Lorenz, General Manager DX Branding Division at Konica Minolta, Inc., said: “Given our heritage of being a world leader in commercial printing, we continue to expand into industrial printing solutions for our professional printing business across the world. Once again, drupa will provide us with the perfect platform to engage with our customers, as well as meet new ones.

“We have a sustained commitment to innovation and on our extensive stand in Hall 8b we will be demonstrating our unique approaches in the high-end commercial print and industrial markets. These enable us to help customers with expertise and business tools to capture new market opportunities and grow profitability through meaningful solutions. Ongoing dialogue with our customers at drupa will also help them to recognise change and developments in markets.”

Konica Minolta works in close partnership to openly explore the challenges and opportunities faced by customers to keep them ahead of the competition. Providing practical help and support, Konica Minolta anticipates customer needs and then turns them into innovative solutions in a collaborative, partnership approach.

Konica Minolta’s stand at drupa will be one of the largest at drupa.

About Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH, based in Langenhagen, Germany, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Konica Minolta Inc., Tokyo, Japan. Konica Minolta enables its clients to champion the digital era: with its unique imaging expertise and data processing capabilities, Konica Minolta creates relevant solutions for its customers and solves issues faced by society. As a provider of comprehensive IT services, Konica Minolta delivers consultancy and services to optimise business processes with workflow automation and implements solutions in the field of IT infrastructure and IT security as well as cloud environments. Konica Minolta was awarded the prestigious “Buyers Lab PaceSetter award for Smart Workplace Vision” from Keypoint Intelligence” as the only vendor in its industry thanks to its forward-looking vision of the future of work and investment in innovative technology. Being a strong partner for the production and industrial printing market, Konica Minolta offers business consulting, state-of-the-art technology and software and, in 2017, was the production printing market leader for the tenth consecutive year in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa (InfoSource). The hardware portfolio covers light and mid production as well as industrial printing machines. Konica Minolta Marketing Services provides value added services that intelligently link print and digital marketing in an effective and efficient way. In the healthcare sector, Konica Minolta drives digitalisation of clinical workflows and offers a broad range of next-level diagnostic solutions. Through its Business Innovation Centre in London and four R&D laboratories in Europe, Konica Minolta brings innovation forward by collaborating with its customers as well as academic, industrial and entrepreneurial partners. Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe is represented by subsidiaries and distributors in more than 80 countries in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa. With almost 9,900 employees (as of April 2018), Konica Minolta Europe earned net sales of over EUR 2.37 billion in financial year 2017/18. 

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