Konica Minolta Acquires Copytronics Information Systems

Konica Minolta Acquires Copytronics Information Systems 
Acquisition to Further Enhance Konica Minolta's Reach in Florida 
RAMSEY, NJ  -- (Marketwired) -- 06/04/14 --  Konica Minolta Business
Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), today announced that it has
acquired Copytronics Information Systems (Copytronics), a business
solutions dealership headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., to further
increase Konica Minolta's reach in Florida. 
Copytronics will continue to retain its current Florida locations in
Jacksonville, Rockledge, Ocala, Daytona Beach and Winter Park, as
well as its more than 85 sales, service and administrative staff. As
a Konica Minolta company, Copytronics will continue to provide
customers with best in class document management solutions, managed
print services (MPS), hardware and services. As part of the
acquisition agreement, Copytronics' executive management will report
directly to Tim Marshall, president, CopySource, Inc., a wholly owned
subsidiary of Konica Minolta. The South Florida-based company was
acquired by Konica Minolta in December 2013. 
"With this acquisition, we are continuing on a course to aggressively
and strategically grow our presence in certain geographic markets,"
says Rick Taylor, president and chief operating officer, Konica
Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. "Copytronics' reputation as a
leading business solutions company in the region, as well as a
long-time Konica Minolta dealer partner, make this partnership a
win-win for both companies." 
Copytronics is a member of "The First Coast Fifty," a list of the
top, privately held companies on the first coast of Florida. Begun in
June of 1972 by entrepreneur Paul Shields, the company currently
serves well over 10,000 customers with a wide range of
multifunctional black & white and color office equipment and document
management solutions. Copytronics became a Konica Minolta dealer
partner in the late 1970s and the company has enjoyed a close
relationship with Konica Minolta ever since. Other technology
partners include Equitrac, eCopy, ObjectifLune, Sentryfile and
DocuWare, to name a few. 
"Our senior management team strongly believes that Copytronics'
customers and employees will benefit greatly as members of the Konica
Minolta Team," says David Shields, president, Copytronics. "Konica
Minolta's global resources, exceptional product line, commitment to
service and extensive business solutions will allow Copytronics to
provide our customers with even more value. Additionally, by
utilizing Konica Minolta's solutions, we will enable customers to
improve document workflow and increase efficiency while reducing
About Konica Minolta 
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in
enterprise content management, technology optimization and cloud
services. Our solutions help organizations improve their speed to
market, manage technology costs, and facilitate the sharing of
information to increase productivity. Recognized as a #1 Brand for
Customer Loyalty by Brand Keys for seven consecutive years, awarded
"MFP (multifunction peripheral) Line of the Year" by Buyers
Laboratory LLC, and named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World
Index, the company focuses on end-to-end business solutions to help
your business grow. Clients trust Konica Minolta to help them
envision how they can achieve their goals and deliver innovative
solutions to give shape to their ideas. For more information, visit
www.countonkonicaminolta.com and follow @KonicaMinoltaUS on Facebook,
Twitter and YouTube. 
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--  KMBS USA Rick Taylor

Konica Minolta Contacts: 
Karen Harris
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
1 201-818-3231
Alicia Libucha
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
1 857.205.0919
Rachel Reed
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
1 856.381.0651
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