Anaheim Ducks and Honda Center Partner with Konica Minolta for 2009-2010 Season

Konica Minolta to Serve as the Official Provider of MFPs and Printers for the Venue and Team

Konica Minolta to Serve as the Official Provider of MFPs and Printers for the Venue and Team

Anaheim, Calif. and Ramsey N.J. - October 8, 2009 - Anaheim Arena Management, LLC, the management company for Honda Center and the Anaheim Ducks Hockey Club, LLC announced today that they have formed a partnership with Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), making them the exclusive provider of Office Printer Systems for the National Hockey League's Anaheim Ducks and their home arena, the Honda Center, which is one of the premier entertainment and sports venues in the country.

"Konica Minolta is a world-class brand that we are excited to bring on board," said Wendy Grover, Honda Center director of corporate partnerships.  "Their high quality products are a welcome addition to our offices, and will assist us in continuing to run our business effectively and efficiently."

Konica Minolta's multifunctional products (MFPs - print, copy, fax, scan all-in-one system) and desktop printers are the top of the line in advanced imaging and networking technologies and offer unparalleled advances in print quality.  Ducks coaches, players and staff, along with Honda Center employees and visiting tours will all have access to the new Konica Minolta systems located throughout the venue.  Additionally, as part of the partnership, Konica Minolta will be featured on television billboards.

"We focus on aligning our corporate marketing efforts with organizations that share our corporate values and drive for excellence such as Anaheim Arena Management," said Kevin Kern, Vice President, Marketing, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.  "Just as the fans of the Anaheim Ducks can count on another thrilling year this season, our customers have learned to count on Konica Minolta for all of their printing needs."

Further terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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About Honda Center
Honda Center is the premier entertainment and sports venue in Southern California.  Owned by the City of Anaheim and operated by Anaheim Arena Management, LLC, the arena opened in June of 1993.  The National Hockey League's Anaheim Ducks have called the arena home since their inaugural season in the fall of 1993.  In addition to Ducks games each year, Honda Center hosts sporting events such as the annual John R. Wooden Classic and Professional Bull Riders, concerts by top performers including U2, Paul McCartney and the Eagles, and family shows like Stars On Ice, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as well as the Harlem Globetrotters.

About the Anaheim Ducks
The Anaheim Ducks have earned eight trips to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, including postseason appearances each of the last four years. By securing the first Stanley Cup championship in franchise history in 2007, the club also became the first team from California to win hockey's ultimate prize. One of 30 franchises located throughout the United States and Canada, the Ducks have played to over 90% capacity crowds in their history at the 17,174-seat Honda Center. On June 20, 2005, the Ducks' franchise was purchased by Orange County residents Henry and Susan Samueli. The Samueli's first four years of ownership saw the club qualify for the playoffs in four consecutive seasons for the first time in franchise history.

Visit us online at www.hondacenter.com  and www.anaheimducks.com .

About Konica Minolta
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop.  For the second consecutive year, Konica Minolta was recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys.  For more information, please visit

Honda Center Contact
Tracy Richmond
Honda Center
+1 714.704.2988

Anaheim Ducks Contact
Alex Gilchrist
Anaheim Ducks Hockey Club, LLC
+1 714.940.2911

Konica Minolta Contact
James Norberto
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 201.825.4000

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