Konica Minolta is committed to upholding a culture that truly values differences and places a premium on inclusion. This is how we approach our business - and we entrust this high standard to all of our employees. As an organization dedicated to leveraging the unique talent of every individual, we advocate the principles of equal opportunity for all and are committed to the ideals of fairness, opportunity and mutual respect.
Konica Minolta believes that Diversity in the work place is essential to fostering creativity and innovation. That is why Konica Minolta actively promotes diversity among our employees. We feel that our strength lies in our employees and that through assembling a diverse team composed of members from different qualifications, backgrounds and experiences we can continuously create new value for society. Konica Minolta seeks to offer a workplace environment in which each and every employee can succeed while enjoying physical and mental well-being and contributing to a diverse team.
Konica Minolta strives to provide an environment that incorporates workplace inclusion among our valued suppliers. Special consideration is given to Carriers who can self-certify as Small, Small Veteran, Small Woman, HubZone and Small Disadvantaged certified as well as provide a third-party certification as a Minority Owned Business Enterprise or Woman Owned Business Enterprise.
In all aspects of our purchasing and performance, Konica Minolta encourages the utilization of Minority, Women Owned, and Disadvantaged business enterprises. On many contracts, Konica Minolta utilizes these enterprises to support the lease financing, delivery and service maintenance needs of our equipment.
Our Corporate and Branch Offices are also encouraged to utilize Minority and Women Owned businesses in other aspects of their business, including supplies procurement and other services. We have built a reputation around the establishment of relationships with Minority, Women Owned, and Disadvantaged business enterprises in various aspects of our purchasing and contract fulfillment and will continue to support such programs.