Konica Minolta Recognized with Sales Support Award by Mail Boxes Etc., Inc.14 Nov, 2007
Konica Minolta Recognized with Sales Support Award by Mail Boxes Etc., Inc.
Ramsey, NJ and San Diego, CA. – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of imaging and networking technologies from the desktop to the print shop, today announced that it has received a prestigious award from Mail Boxes Etc., Inc. (MBE), a UPS Company and franchisor for The UPS Store and Mail Boxes Etc. brands. The 2006 Sales Support Award, given out at MBE’s recent Global Convention in Las Vegas, singled out Konica Minolta from dozens of other vendors of the global franchisor.
MBE is the world’s largest franchisor of retail shipping, postal and business service centers. Its franchise brands, The UPS Store and Mail Boxes Etc., together comprise more than 5,800 independently owned locations in more than 40 countries around the world. Konica Minolta has supported The UPS Store and Mail Boxes Etc. network for over 27 years, boasting the dominant market share of imaging and networking technology providers within the organization. In addition to placing its award-winning line of bizhub™ office systems and bizhub PRO production print systems , Konica Minolta offers The UPS Store and Mail Boxes Etc network a wealth of corporate resources that enable franchisees, managers and associates to maximize the capabilities of their digital imaging systems and grow their document services business.
“We are honored to receive this prestigious award from MBE, and are thrilled with the 27 year-long relationship that we have with the MBE network,” said Fred Winckler, Director, Key Accounts – Franchise Based PFPs, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. Inc. “An honor like this one validates our leadership in the digital imaging marketplace, and shows our relentless focus on helping our business partners become more productive and improving their bottom line."