The MFP’s stood out for reliability, efficiency-enhancing capabilities and was honoured for “productivity”.
As an independent company evaluating office document equipment and applications, BLI has been putting products to the test for more than 50 years. By assessing reliability, image quality, ease of use, productivity and a range of other criteria, the tests reveal the products that deliver customers the best value and most trouble-free performance. BLI Pick awards are presented twice annually.
“The Konica Minolta bizhub C308 and bizhub 227 are designed to keep your small-to mid-size workgroup productive,” said BLI Manager of Lab Operations Joe Ellerman. “Excellent reliability, user-replaceable drums and high paper capacities minimize downtime, while the BLI award winning MyTab in the drivers lets you set preferences and shortcuts at the desktop and up to 25 shortcut keys saves time for walk-up users. You can also sync your smartphone or tablet to the MFP to simplify mobile printing”.
“We are honoured and grateful to receive this award, and are ever committed to provide powerful and sustainable solutions to our elite customers in the coming years. This accolade further supports the leading innovation and proven performance over the peers” said Mr. Yuji Nakata, MD Konica Minolta Business Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
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Konica Minolta Business Solutions is a leader in advanced imaging and networking technologies from the desktop to the print shop. Konica Minolta is the global developer, manufacturer of multi-functional peripherals (MFPs), printers, equipment for production print systems and graphic arts, equipment for healthcare systems, measuring instruments for industrial and healthcare applications, inkjet print heads and textile printers for industrial use, and related consumables and solution services.
It is also engaged in the development, manufacturing and sale of electronic materials (including TAC films), lighting source panels, functional films (including heat insulation films), and optical products (including lens units).