Kyocera Expands Printer/MFP Parts-Procurement and Development with New Company in China
Kyocera Document Solutions of Japan reports that it’s established a new printer/MFP parts-procurement and development company, Kyocera Document Technology (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd., in Shenzhen City in the Guangdong Province of China. The new company – pictured above – began operating on June 16, 2014.
The firm says that in order for it to continue serving the increasingly sophisticated needs of the global document-imaging market, it’s essential that it takes the advancement of its products even further, and that it established the new company in order to strengthen its manufacturing through procurement of new high-quality components, advancement of R&D, and timely marketing of products.
According to President Takashi Masuda, the new company is looking forward to “expanding business with parts-manufacturers based in southern China, which has a high concentration of outstanding human resources with advanced technological know-how and skills, as well as with parts manufacturers based in Southeast Asia, and building mutually beneficial partnerships with them through technical assistance for new parts manufacturing and guidance pertaining to quality control and supply systems.”
Kyocera Document Solutions invested $420,000 U.S. into the new company.