Announcement of Industrial Inkjet Head Business

June 1, 2018

Konica Minolta Inc. (Konica Minolta) has purchased the facility and engineering assets of the Industrial Inkjet head business from Panasonic Precision Devices Co., Ltd.(PPRD)

The aim of Konica Minolta is to strengthen the IJ Head business coverage, R&D, production and to accelerate the penetration of the industrial printing industry by acquiring capabilities for MEMS technology and the piezoelectric (PZT: lead Zirconate Titanate) thin film mass production equipment from PPRD.

The supply and the technical support to the existing customer base of PPRD will be provided from Konica Minolta. Konica Minolta is not only aiming to supply inkjet heads to the existing customer base, but to also expand the business with existing customers. Furthermore, the production line-up of PPRD will give Konica Minolta new opportunities to grow in adjacent markets.

With the technology and customer base of PPRD, Konica Minolta will target to expand the customer base and to expand the sales and market share.

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Konica Minolta, Inc.
Material & Component Business Headquarters
IJ Component Business Unit
Sales Division
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