Konica Minolta to Debut bizhub PRO 2500P, a Revolutionary Digital Duplex Cut-Sheet Printing System, at ON DEMAND

Newest bizhub PRO Workhorse to Debut on March 4th - Konica Minolta Booth #916

Newest bizhub PRO Workhorse to Debut on March 4th – Konica Minolta Booth #916


Ramsey, N.J. – March 4, 2008 – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies today unveiled the bizhub PRO™ 2500P at the 2008 ON DEMAND Conference and Exposition.  The bizhub PRO 2500P is the first in a series of engines marketed by Konica Minolta to address heavy production print requirements in both the in plant and commercial printing markets.  The new single pass duplex cut-sheet printers bring a new level of performance and value along with the productivity to meet the challenges of today’s highly competitive print markets.

“The introduction of the bizhub PRO 2500P expands our production print market coverage and allows us to provide our customers with a complete range of monochrome and color solutions ” said Kevin P. Kern, vice president, marketing and product planning, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.  “The addition of this new product family is evidence of our commitment to bringing compelling new offerings to the production print community.”

Based on revolutionary single-pass duplexing technology, the bizhub PRO 2500P will deliver superior speed, offset-class quality, higher productivity and dependability to mission critical print environments.  The bizhub PRO 2500P will feature a monthly duty cycle up to 8,000,000 impressions; and with maximum configuration, the system will support up to 13,800 sheets, including letter, legal oversized and custom-sized media.  The bizhub PRO 2500P will be capable of 250-letter, 160-legal and 132-ledger-size images per minute.

The bizhub PRO 2500P will become available in the summer of 2008.
 

Editor’s Note:  See the bizhub PRO 2500P in action at the 2008 ON DEMAND Conference and Exposition in Konica Minolta’s booth (#916) from March 3-6, 2008.  Konica Minolta will hold a press conference on March 4, 2008 at 11.00a EST in Room 54 of the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, Mass.  To reserve your attendance at the press conference and/or to schedule booth tours, call Doreen Maciak at 781.782.5832.

About Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. Inc. (www.kmbs.konicaminolta.us
), a leader in advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, brings together unparalleled advances in security, print quality and network integration via its award-winning line of bizhub™ multifunction products (MFPs); bizhub PRO™ production printing systems; magicolor® desktop color laser printers and all-in-ones; and pagepro™ monochrome desktop laser printers and all-in-ones.  Konica Minolta also offers advanced software solutions, wide-format printers, microform digital imaging systems, and scanning systems for specialized applications.

Headquartered in Ramsey, NJ, Konica Minolta delivers expert professional services and client support through an extensive network of direct sales offices, authorized dealers, resellers and distribution partners in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America and South America.

Konica Minolta Corporate Contact
James Norberto
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 201.825.4000
jnorberto@kmbs.konicaminolta.us

Konica Minolta Media Contact
Doreen Maciak
Lois Paul and Partners
+1 781.782.5832
Doreen_Maciak@lpp.com

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Konica Minolta is a trademark of Konica Minolta Holdings, Inc.  bizhub PRO is a trademark of Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.  All other trademarks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners.