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Konica Minolta New Zealand opens new showroom in Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand (May 21, 2021) – Konica Minolta Business Solutions New Zealand Limited (Konica Minolta New Zealand) has held the grand opening of its Auckland showroom.

Based in Penrose, Auckland the showroom has been set up to give customers the opportunity to access real-life demonstrations of Konica Minolta’s innovative products and solutions. On show for the opening were the AccurioPress C14000 and AccurioLabel 230 and the award-winning bizhub iSeries. Soon to arrive will be software solutions, including print management, document management, and data migration.

The flagship AccurioPress C14000 has won multiple awards, the latest being the prestigious Buyers Lab (BLI) 2021 PRO Award from Keypoint Intelligence, the world’s leading independent evaluator of document imaging hardware, software, and services.  

 Eric Holtsmark, managing director, Konica Minolta New Zealand, said, “This showroom represents our continued investment in the region. Konica Minolta is here to support our customers with an outstanding service team and now a showroom where customers can experience our new innovations.” 

 Chris O’Hara, national production print manager, Konica Minolta New Zealand, said, “It’s really exciting to have a showroom so close to our customers where they will be able to experience our innovative technology first-hand, which is critical when making an investment in their business.”

 At the official opening, which featured guest speaker, Michael Barnett, CEO at Auckland Business Chamber, Konica Minolta New Zealand also announced its local corporate social responsibility (CSR) partner, Yellow Brick Road, a national organisation that provides mental health support for families who have a loved one experiencing mental health challenges.

 Vicki Lee, CEO, Yellow Brick Road, said, “Having the support of Konica Minolta New Zealand will go a very long way for a charity like ours where demand for our services is growing exponentially.”

 Eric Holtsmark said, “Konica Minolta New Zealand and Yellow Brick Road have a natural synergy, and, through this partnership, we look forward to contributing to the local community in which we operate, in line with Konica Minolta’s global CSR goals.

 “Since establishing our direct local presence in October 2020, Konica Minolta New Zealand has gone from strength to strength. This is testament to the team’s knowledge and expertise, loyal customers, and strategic alliance with our distributor for the A3 office range of multifunction printers, Brother International (NZ) Limited. We look forward to continued success and initiatives rolling out in the region.”