Konica Minolta France Launches MGI Showroom
Konica Minolta France opened the doors to an advanced MGI “Creative Experience” Industrial Print facility outside Paris during a two-day gala held June 25 and 26. The debut of the “Customer Engagement Center” (CEC) featured a grand entrance through an art gallery-style presentation of MGI and Konica Minolta decorative digital solutions designed for corporate print buyers and consumer brands. Over 300 attendees witnessed a display of packaging, label and commercial print application samples being produced and embellished with JETvarnish 3D, Meteor Unlimited Colors and Accurio digital presses.
Konica Minolta France President Jean Claude Comillet, MGI CEO Edmond Abergel and Executive Vice President Victor Abergel presided at the event and delivered keynote speeches about the future of digital printing technologies. International print industry guests, customers and media were presented with expert analysis on technology trends and market dynamics.
Printers, converters and leading brand owners also participated in various workshops. Seven shared MGI and Konica Minolta customers presented examples of their production expertise to agencies, brands and the press. Printers from across Europe also engaged in numerous educational programs designed to highlight the increased profitability and lower operational costs resulting from implementation of JETvarnish 3D variable special effects.