i-Series = Better Buy

i-Series = Better Buy

Konica Minolta’s bizhub i-Series Honored with Better Buys 2020 Innovative Product of the Year.

New Color MFPs Recognized for Innovative Features that Foster Collaboration within a Mobile Office

Ramsey, NJ, (March 31, 2020) Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) is proud to announce its new bizhub C360i Series has earned Better Buys 2020 Innovative Product of the Year in its color MFP category.

Better Buys evaluates products both individually and compares them against the competition on a range of criteria, including unique features, value to the customer and price. Konica Minolta’s bizhub C360i series was one of only a handful of vendors chosen for this honor.


Konica Minolta’s new bizhub C360i Series has earned Better Buys 2020 Innovative Product of the Year in its color MFP category


The bizhub C360i is part of the larger MFP i-Series portfolio. Designed to empower digital workflows more simply and securely, the new i-Series features a modern user interface with a fresh new look boosted with high-performance operation. The simple and intuitive menu layout is built to minimize the number of touches, followed by quick response functionality, so things get done faster. This new generation of bizhub color office units caters to the needs of businesses by servicing as a secure, smart technology hub to augment office connectivity.

“The bizhub i-Series is a significant milestone in office print technology. They serve as smarter printers that connect the workplace more effectively and securely, and we’re honored to be recognized by Better Buys,” said Kevin Kern, Senior Vice President, Business Intelligence Services and Product Planning, Konica Minolta. “The wide breadth of capabilities, coupled with best-in-class service, ignite new opportunities for productivity and innovation towards the future of work.”

Konica Minolta recently announced the expansion of its bizhub i-Series with the launch of three new color A3 MFPs. The new bizhub C450i, bizhub C550i and bizhub C650i offer a choice of 45ppm, 55ppm or 65ppm print speeds, respectively, and boast the same fresh, contemporary exterior design as the current bizhub i-Series models. With great usability features, such as the intelligent media sensor that detects media weight and automatically corrects the media setting, they provide uninterrupted use, while optimizing print quality. They replace the popular and highly successful bizhub C458, bizhub C558 and bizhub C658 models – enhancing Konica Minolta’s offering in the segment with the addition of extended smart capabilities that embrace the way businesses are evolving.

“The bizhub C360i Series represent Konica Minolta’s innovative new line of devices that encourage more collaboration and streamline workflows,” said Melissa Pardo-Bunte, Editor, Better Buys. “It has strong features, such as the customizable touchscreen interface, upgraded security and scalable finishing.”

See Better Buys’ full review of the bizhub C360i i-Series here.


COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Important Information for our Customers

Office Connection Peterborough Ltd. provides our customers with services deemed essential by the Province of Ontario.


Ontario’s Essential Workplaces


Following the publishing of the revised list of essential workplaces by the province of Ontario on April 3, 2020 changes have been made to the operation of Office Connection Peterborough Ltd.

While public access to the premises at 918 High Street is closed to meet government expectations we continue to offer the following…

  • supplies and other small items can be obtained by courier shipment or curbside pickup (call to arrange)
  • Office Connection will remain open to receive mail and incoming courier shipments
  • customer contact will continue to be provided by telephone, email, and fax
  • technical phone or email support is available when possible
  • repair services will be available on a limited basis to other “essential workplaces”
  • hours of operation are 8 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday (holidays excluded)

For further information please contact:

Melissa Vickerson

phone: 705-742-0711

e-mail: mvickerson@offcon.net

fax: 705-742-2911


why office connection?

why office connection?

why office connection?


1. We are not just “resellers”. Office Connection, located in Peterborough, Ontario employs it’s own service technicians, who are fully trained to provide complete on-site service of our products.  We also have administration and sales staff, at our office, available to answer questions, dispatch service calls and provide product information. 

2. We are flexible. Initial training and after-sale support are tailored to meet each individual customer’s needs. Our payment options can also be customized to meet each customer’s unique budget requirements. 

3. We have over 35 years of experience and knowledge in the industry, We only provide quality products from industry-leading manufacturers. This will help ensure we are around for the next 35 years.

4. We stock all supplies and parts at our office in Peterborough. Next day delivery on all orders placed before 3 pm.  Orders can also be picked up. 

5. This is our community too. We take great pride in supporting the local economy and finding ways to give back.  We work with several non-profit organizations and are always willing to support community fundraising efforts.


Office Connection staff photo in support of #Plaidtastic campaign for the United Way of Peterborough

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KX-NT680 IP Phone

KX-NT680 IP Phone

What’s New – KX-NT680 IP Phone

Designed for intuitive communication



What's New - NT680 IP Phone

  • 48 self-labelling flexible buttons
  • Colour LCD screen
  • Screen customization
  • Electronic hook switch
  • Bluetooth



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Konica Minolta #1 in Brand Loyalty

Konica Minolta #1 in Brand Loyalty

Konica Minolta Again Ranked #1 in Brand Loyalty in Brand Keys’ 2019 Customer Loyalty Engagement Index


Industry Analysts, Inc.


Ramsey, NJ, Jan. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc., (Konica Minolta), announced today that it has again received first place in Brand Loyalty in the 2019 Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index. This marks the twelfth consecutive year that Konica Minolta has received this prestigious recognition.

Konica Minolta #1 in Brand Loyalty

Brand Keys, a New York–based client loyalty and engagement consultancy, publishes this annual syndicated study, which examines clients’ relationships with 822 brands in 90 categories. According to the 2019 Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index, Konica Minolta has been recognized for Brand Loyalty in the “MFP Office Copier,” (multifunction printer), category.

Brand Keys’ 24th annual Customer Loyalty Engagement Index and research consultancy identifies brands that are best able to engage clients by meeting or exceeding their expectations, thereby creating client loyalty. The Index recognizes the brands that receive the highest loyalty and engagement assessments, and surpass competitors for responding to the category values customers desire most.

“We are proud and honored to receive this recognition for the twelfth consecutive year because it exemplifies how valuable our products and services continue to be to our customers,” said Kay Du Fernandez, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Konica Minolta. “We look forward to continuing to develop and provide the highest quality solutions and services to our clients in the future.

“It’s hard to measure what moves faster today. Customer expectations or their desires for innovation?” said Robert Passikoff, Brand Keys Founder and President. “Based on Konica Minolta’s track record, they’ve managed not only to keep up with both, but to anticipate tech sector trends. Twelve years being a loyalty leader is an extraordinary accomplishment in today’s marketplace and we congratulate them.”

A complete list of the Customer Loyalty Engagement Index’s 90 categories and the highest-rated brands can be found at: 2019 Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Index

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is reshaping and revolutionizing the Workplace of the Future™ (www.reshapework.com) with its expansive smart office product portfolio from IT Services (All Covered), ECM, Managed Print Services and industrial and commercial print solutions. Konica Minolta has been recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys for 12 consecutive years, and is proud to be ranked on the Forbes 2017 America’s Best Employers list. The World Technology Awards recently named the company a finalist in the IT Software category. Konica Minolta, Inc. has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for six consecutive years. It partners with its clients to give shape to ideas and work to bring value to our society. For more information, please visit: www.CountOnKonicaMinolta.com and follow Konica Minolta on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.