'India highest growing market for Konica Minolta'
India is the highest growing market for the Konica Minolta group, a top executive of the Japanese technology company said at the Printpack India 2017 exhibition organised at India Expo Centre here on Saturday.
While demonstrating the company's high-end printing and web solutions at the exhibition, Yuji Nakata, Managing Director of Konica Minolta India, told IANS that the company has got the strongest infrastructure in India with nearly 200 engineers working on development of the products.
The five-day event, that commenced on February 4, is showcasing solutions for mid-range as well as large businesses, which include products like bizhub PRESS C1100/C1085; bizhub PRESS C1070/C1060; bizhub PRESS 1250 and MGI JETvarnish 3DS.
The company also launched its end-to-end web printing solutions at the event, including CS Remote Care Global Services, Accurio Pro solutions suite and Infinite Web to Print solutions.
The company displayed its bizhub PRESS C1100/ C1085 solution for mid range businesses. The solution has an industry leading speed of 100/85 A4 pages per minute in vibrant colours.
The machine offers at 1200 by 1200 dots per inch (dpi) resolution with 8-bit processing for polished and high-resolution images.
Also on display is bizhub PRESS C1070/C1060 digital printing press that gives a print output rate of 71/61 A4 pages per minute with excellent colour image quality and offers a maximum of 7,500 sheet paper capacity for long and consistent press operations.
The Bizhub PRESS C1070/ C1060 is embedded with an "Enhanced Simitri HDE" toner for halftone and skin-tone reproduction and is crafted with biomass plant based substance for eco-friendly operations.
The MGI JET varnish 3DS with iFoils has a spot UV and 3D tactile varnishing capabilities.
The machine can transform a standard printed output into a high quality spot UV printed sheet or further into a high margin 3D embossed output.
"Our industrial printing solutions are tailored to meet the high volume printing demands of businesses," added Yoshinori Koide, Marketing Head for Production Print Business Unit at Konica Minolta India.
The bizhub PRESS 1250 Digital Printing Press offers print speeds of up to 125 A4 pages per minute and comes with a monthly duty cycle of three million outputs as well as real time image density.
The newly launched AccurioPro is specially designed for print shops of differing sizes and the platform's modular design is crafted for an end-to-end work flow automation.
"The launched web solutions will also help businesses gain more visibility and agility in their work operations which in turn will raise the productivity of their workforce," Kuldeep Malhotra, Sales Head at Konica Minolta India, said.