Award Winning Range
BLI “Pick of the Year”
BLI has recently recognised a number of products within the Konica Minolta range, awarding them the prestigious BLI “Pick of the Year”. The bizhub 751 won ”Pick of the Year” in the 70- to 90-ppm monochrome MFP segment, while the bizhub 601 also won the “Pick of the Year” award in the 51- to 60-ppm monochrome MFP segment.
According to BLI Assignments Editor George Mikolay, BLI recognised these products for their ability to “save customers valuable time and improve overall efficiency” in an environment where the need for greater productivity becomes more and more critical.
BERTL’s Best Awards
Konica Minolta is the proud winner of multiple 2009 Bertl’s Best awards including:
- § Best Productive Colour Printer Range – bizhub C652/C552 Series
- § Best Graphic Arts Colour Production Printer – bizhub PRO C65hc
- § Best Value for Price Monochrome Production MFP in Segment 6 – bizhub PRO 950
- § Best Departmental Monochrome A3 MFP Product Series – bizhub 751/601 Series
According to Margie Davis, Managing Director, BERTL, Inc. “The BERTL team of analysts found exceptional results across all of Konica Minolta’s product lines, and in both colour and monochrome categories, with all outperforming competitive products available to the enterprise and SMB users.”
Better Buys for Business – 2009 Editors Choice Awards
Better Buys for Business has recently honoured multiple Konica Minolta products, awarding them 2009 Editors Choice. The bizhub C552 and bizhub C652 have been awarded Editors Choice in the iGuide Colour Copier Section. The bizhub PRO® 950 and bizhub PRO C6501P won the Editors Choice award in the High-Volume Printers category.
According to Steve Hannaford, editor-in-chief, Better Buys for Business “Konica Minolta continues to grow and strengthen its presence in all print markets, including production print, and has become an increasingly competitive player in both colour and black-and-white devices”. He also noted that “Konica Minolta’s high-end printers have impressive speed, capacity, and are based on leading technology.”