Konica Minolta Included in FTSE4Good Global Index for Tenth Consecutive Year

Konica Minolta Included in FTSE4Good Global Index for Tenth Consecutive Year 
Company Celebrates a Decade of Recognition From Socially Responsible
Investment Index   
RAMSEY, NJ  -- (Marketwired) -- 05/13/13 --   Konica Minolta Business
Solutions U.S.A., Inc. today announces that its parent company --
Konica Minolta, Inc. (Konica Minolta) -- has been included in the
FTSE4Good Global Index by the FTSE Group in the UK, one of the best
known indices in the world for socially responsible investment (SRI)
communities. This marks the tenth year in a row that Konica Minolta
earned this recognition. 
The FTSE4Good Global is provided by FTSE, an independent company
owned by the London Stock Exchange Group. The FTSE Group confirms
that Konica Minolta has been independently assessed according to the
FTSE4Good criteria, and has satisfied the requirements to become a
constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series. Created by the global
index company FTSE Group, FTSE4Good is an equity index series that is
designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally
recognized corporate responsibility standards. Companies in the
FTSE4Good Index Series have met stringent environmental, social and
governance criteria, and are positioned to capitalize on the benefits
of responsible business practice.  
In January 2009, Konica Minolta emphasized its long-term
environmental vision, "Eco Vision 2050," with the goal of reducing
product carbon dioxide emissions by 80 percent by the year 2050.
Other goals include: promoting recycling and effective use of the
Earth's limited natural resources; and working to promote the
restoration and preservation of biodiversity. Konica Minolta aims to
meet these goals by maximizing efficiency and minimizing
environmental impact not only in Konica Minolta's offices, but also
in the offices of customers. 
Besides the FTSE4Good Global Index, Konica Minolta has been included
in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index by Dow Jones and
RobecoSAM and the Japan-based Morningstar Socially Responsible
Investment Index. The company has also been awarded with Prime Status
by Germany-based oekom research AG, one of the best companies for CSR
in its worldwide industry segment. 
"Konica Minolta's ongoing approach to CSR includes a strategic
corporate management system that addresses environmental issues as a
key initiative across all aspects of the organization," says Kevin
Kern, senior vice president, Konica Minolta Business Solutions
U.S.A., Inc. "Celebrating ten years of inclusion in the FTSE4Good
Global Index demonstrates why customers can count on Konica Minolta
for commitment to socially responsible business practices." 
For additional information on Konica Minolta's global CSR and
environmental efforts, please click here. 
Konica Minolta is a registered trademark of Konica Minolta Holdings,
Inc. bizhub PRESS, bizhub PRO, and bizhub are registered trademarks
of Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc. All other trademarks
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owners. 
About Konica Minolta  
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in
advanced document management technologies and IT Services. The
company focuses on complete business solutions including production
print systems, digital presses, multifunctional products (MFPs),
managed print services, vertical application solutions and related
services and supplies. Konica Minolta has won numerous awards and
recognition including being recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer
Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys for six years
in a row. For the third consecutive year, Buyers Laboratory LLC (BLI)
has named Konica Minolta as the winner of its "A3 MFP Line of the
Year" award. In 2012, Konica Minolta also received "Document Imaging
Solutions Line of the Year" recognition from BLI -- and has been
named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index in recognition of
the company's economic, environmental and social performance. For
more information, please visit www.CountOnKonicaMinolta.com and
follow Konica Minolta on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. 
Konica Minolta Contacts 
Naeran Rubio
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 201-934-4759
nrubio@kmbs.konicaminolta.us 
Rachel Reed
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 856.381.0651
rachel.reed@kmbs.konicaminolta.us 
Alicia Libucha
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 857.205.0919
alibucha@kmbs.konicaminolta.us
 
 
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