Smart move by Konica Minolta with multiple premieres for drupa 2024

Langenhagen, Germany | 10 January 2024

Konica Minolta will be helping customers to see the potential beyond traditional print business on stands A40-1/A40-6 in Hall 8b at drupa in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 28 May to 7 June, 2024. With one of the largest stands at the exhibition across six inter-linked areas and two floors, Konica Minolta will be unveiling multiple European premieres.


At drupa, the technology leader will be helping to ignite new printing possibilities by illustrating growth and new business expansion opportunities that enable customers to adapt to new market conditions. It will be showcasing its vision of digital transformation for the print room of the future and its road to sustainable scalability Industry 5.0 automation.

With a particular focus on labels, packaging and embellishment, Konica Minolta and MGI will demonstrate the most efficient use of digital print automation and end-to-end production workflows, as well as world-class software solutions.


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With multiple European premieres planned for drupa, we, as a global technology leader, are committed to helping our customers rethink possibilities together in a partnership approach. At drupa, we will be helping showgoers to see the potential by rethinking future print possibilities in an ever-changing world. The show will also provide a platform to confirm our solid leadership position in mid/high volume digital production printing, as well as to strengthen our presence within industrial printing.

Olaf Lorenz

Head of International Marketing Division, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe

He added: “On our stand, customers will see the road to digital transformation in the print room of the future and our route to Industry 5.0 automation and the smart factory, as well as our vision of human centricity, resilience and sustainability.”

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. 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 2023 Vendor Assessment’ has named Konica Minolta 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 received a GOLD Level Recognition Medal in the EcoVadis sustainability ratings for 2024.


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 more than 8,800 employees (as of April 2024), Konica Minolta Europe earned net sales of over EUR 2.13 billion in financial year 2023/2024.


Worldwide, the company has over 40,000 employees and is operating in over 150 countries.


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Contact

Contact

Silke Ehmann-Cotichini

Team Manager Brand Positioning & Architecture, Content Strategy & Development

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH

Silke.Ehmann-Cotichini@konicaminolta.eu

+49 (0) 151 622-06-281