Konica Minolta has furtherunderlined its commitment to customersthrough important enhancements to its pre-press and print automation software within its Accurio professional printing portfolio that reflect the advanced and accurate nature of its technology.
Building on its extensive portfolio of digital software solutions for professional printing, Konica Minolta has announced the highly scalable version 7.6 of its print management systems AccurioPro Flux.
It features the new option Flux Preflight Pro, an easy to use built in pre-flight engine that incorporates more than 80 predefined preflight profiles for a host of actions including color conversion, PDF analysis, PDF fixups, PDF/X compliance and process plans.
The latest software upgrade will bring important new benefits to end users. They include seamless integration, a quicker and cheaper connection than an external application as well as reduced maintenance as it eliminates the need to buy and maintain a second application.
The cost effective, hugely functional solution offers:
Simplified functions and automated web-to-print
83 profiles available at the touch of a button
Full integration into existing workflows
Flux Preflight Pro can be integrated into both the Accurio Pro Flux Premium and Ultimate options, as well as combinations. Not only will customers save time and money by making optimal use of production printing systems, especially at peak times, they will also increase efficiency by reducing prepress steps through advanced automation
Konica Minolta’s software solutions are optimised for output on its production machines. In addition, they can connect to printing devices from other manufacturers and be centrally controlled.
Konica Minolta is recognised as a problem solving digital expert capable of facilitating workflow transformation that delivers greater convenience and higher productivity. It also aims to expand its digital printing business by leveraging its technologies to meet the need for high-mix small-lot production and short lead times, and by offering solutions to enhance printing operation efficiency.
About Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe
Konica Minolta’s journey started 150 years ago, with a vision to see and do things differently. We innovate for the good of society and the world. The same purpose that kept us moving then, keeps us moving now.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH, based in Langenhagen, Germany, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Konica Minolta Inc., Tokyo, Japan. With its unique expertise in imaging, data processing and data-based decision making, Konica Minolta creates relevant solutions for its customers - small and medium-sized businesses, large enterprises and public sector - and solves issues faced by society.
As a digital workplace solution provider, Konica Minolta helps its clients to identify and unlock the potential digitalisation holds and reach the next level in the digital maturity of their organisation by rethinking the workplace. In support of an ‘Intelligent connected workplace’, Konica Minolta offers cloud, IT, managed print and video solution services for remote working, collaboration, workflow management and automation and security. The company’s success in driving transformation is also confirmed by IDC, since the ‘IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Print Transformation 2020 Vendor Assessment’ stated that Konica Minolta is ‘recognised globally as a leader in print transformation’. Konica Minolta has been a Microsoft Global Managed Partner since 2021.
Konica Minolta's Igniting Print Possibilities offering helps printers, converters and brand owners maximise workflow automation to increase efficiency. The company delivers consultancy in all communication matters as well as top-of-the-line production, packaging as well as label printers. Its finishing devices create print products that stand out and create added value. Konica Minolta has established itself as the production printing market leader for more than a decade in Europe (InfoSource).
For an increasing number of organisations, success today is more than the narrow definition of financial prosperity – it also includes protecting the environment and having a positive impact on their workforce as well as the societies they are embedded in. With its commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Konica Minolta has pledged to consistently pursue its sustainability and social responsibility goals.
The company has been repeatedly recognised for its rich history of social contribution as well as for working towards achieving the SDGs throughout its business and supply chain. Konica Minolta is listed among “2023 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World” and received a GOLD Level Recognition Medal in the EcoVadis sustainability ratings for 2023.
For its remote services, Konica Minolta was awarded the prestigious ‘Buyers Lab (BLI) 2023-2024 Pacesetter Award in Remote Service for the Western European market’ from Keypoint Intelligence.
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 approximately 8,700 employees (as of April 2022), Konica Minolta Europe earned net sales of over EUR 1.9 billion in financial year 2021/2022.
Worldwide, the company has over 39,000 employees and is operating in over 150 countries.
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