Konica Minolta, the dominant player in the printer industry has launched the all new pagepro1580MF monochrome laser multifunctional printer, equipped with printing speed of 20 papers per minute, supporting 16 MB memory and can be used for A4, letter, B5, A5, A6, executive size printing, according to a company statement.
From (L-R): Balakrishnan, Tadhahiki Sumitani and Kuldeep Malhotra.
An easy-to-use printer, it allows functions such as copy settings colour scanning and job cancel at the touch of a button. The compact printer has an in-built colour scanner and can be easily integrate into any small office or home setting.
After launching the printer in New Delhi, Tadahiko Sumitani, Managing Director of Konica Minolta Business Solutions India Pvt Ltd said: “Our operations in India have seen a revenue of Rs 228 crore in the last fiscal and this fiscal is likely to end at the Rs 300 crore mark plus we are expecting to grow by 30-35 percent to touch the Rs 500 crore mark within the next two to three years”.
From (L-R): Tadhahiki Sumitani, Balakrishnan and Kuldeep Malhotra.
Balakrishnan EGM Marketing stated that Konica Minolta had been doing well, despite the general economic slowdown. “Our competitive price range, along with the high quality had helped us win the customer’s confidence and establish our brand. We always focus on customer requirements and strive to work closely with our customers. This is our differentiator and has helped us to build quickly the channel network and address the market”.
Kuldeep Malhotra, EGM Sales, Sales and Managing Division added: “In the calendar year 2013, the company has achieved market share of 27 percent in A3 colour printers, 17 percent in the A3 monochrome printers and almost 50 percent in the production printers market”.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions is the market leader in advanced imaging and networking technologies, right from the desktop to the print shop. A global developer and manufacturer of multi-functional peripherals (MFPs), printers, equipment for production print systems and graphic arts, equipment for healthcare systems, measuring instruments for industrial and healthcare applications, inkjet print heads and textile printers for industrial use, and related consumables and solution services, the company is also engaged in the development, manufacturing and sale of electronic materials (including TAC films), lighting source panels, functional films (including heat insulation films), and optical products (including lens units).