Konica Minolta continues its longstanding support for a healthier and more sustainable world


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Ramsey, New Jersey, 01 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA, Inc. (Konica Minolta) continues to focus on building momentum and transforming key social issues for the betterment of society, despite the uncertainties created by the covid19 pandemic. Through donations, fundraising and employee volunteerism, the company strives to contribute to a better, healthier and more prosperous future for all.

Konica Minolta joins the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to support people, planet, and prosperity around the world with a globally measurable action plan. The current agenda targets 2030 to achieve these goals, which integrate and balance the three dimensions of sustainable development: economic, social and environmental.

“At Konica Minolta, we remain focused on how we can build momentum and transform key social issues in the United States and around the world, while helping our customers drive digital transformations to create value for people and more sustainable business processes,” Allison said. Kern, CSR and internal communication manager. “As a global company of more than 40,000 employees, we are committed to a single goal: to benefit our customers and society as a whole. »

Specific to the United States, in 2021 the company and its employees continued their efforts to make a difference with local support for four important nonprofit organizations:

  • American Red Cross – Konica Minolta made a significant donation to support disaster relief last fall.
  • National Kidney Foundation – As in 2020, Konica Minolta employees walked virtually to raise funds and awareness for the NKF, of which the company is a longtime charity partner, last November.
  • Blue Angels Foundation – Company and employees raised funds to support veterans care in honor of Veterans Day.
  • Feeding America – Konica Minolta donated to food safety for every view of its annual holiday video.

The company also offers its employees the opportunity to give back through volunteer efforts and giving initiatives focused on environmental sustainability as well as health and wellness. Along the same lines, Konica Minolta strives to support its global customers and business partners with the aim of creating value for society. Earlier this month, Chairman and CEO Shoei Yamana shared two key areas as Konica Minolta looks to 2025.

The first is to meet the needs of customers in various industries with optimal solutions to transform ways of working and improve service quality through cutting-edge technologies. This now includes supporting the digital transformation of local governments in Japan.

The second objective is to facilitate business growth in the areas of measurement, inspection and diagnostics. Konica Minolta relies on its imaging technology to “make the invisible visible”, offering valuable solutions tailored to the value chain of every industry.

To this end, in April 2021, Konica Minolta launched the CARE program, Japan’s first platform to detect – through genetic testing – the risk of diseases before they develop, in cooperation with the Seirei Social Welfare Community. The CARE program will provide healthy, unaffected people with personalized cancer risk information based on genetic analysis and support early disease detection to provide preventative treatments.

Konica Minolta is committed to creating new value for its customers and communities in every way possible. Learn more about his corporate citizenship online.

About Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA, Inc. is reshaping and revolutionizing the workplace to achieve true connectivity with the Intelligent Connected Workplace. The company guides and supports the digital transformation of its customers through its extensive portfolio of office technologies, including IT services (all covered), intelligent information management, managed print services and solutions. industrial and commercial printing. Konica Minolta has been on CRN’s MSP 500 list nine times and the World Technology Awards named the company a finalist in the Computer Software category. Konica Minolta has been recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the Multifunction Desktop Copier Market by Brand Keys for fourteen consecutive years, and is proud to be listed on Forbes 2021 America’s Best-in-State Employers list. The company received the BLI 2021 A3 Line of The Year Award from Keypoint Intelligence and the BLI 2021-2023 Most Color Consistent A3 Brand Award for its bizhub i-Series. Konica Minolta, Inc. has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for nine consecutive years and has spent four years on the list of the World’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies. Konica Minolta partners with customers to shape ideas and works to bring value to our society. For more information, visit us online and follow Konica Minolta on Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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Maggie Grande
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
1-551-500-2659
[email protected]

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