Konica Minolta partners with SpeedPro Imaging to sell and service EFI 1625 Printer

EFI H1625 LED Flatbed Printer.
EFI H1625 LED Flatbed Wide-Format Printer.

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. has announced a partnership with SpeedPro Imaging. SpeedPro has enlisted Konica Minolta to become a sales and service provider for the EFI H1625 LED Flatbed Wide-Format Printer throughout Canada and the U.S. With more than 20 years of experience, SpeedPro Imaging specializes in a variety of high-quality products including wall murals, event graphics, tradeshow displays, vehicle wraps and window graphics.

The company has a Canadian and U.S. network of over 170 studios “ensuring consistent, high-quality solutions from coast to coast providing the same standard of excellence in printing, timeliness and customer service regardless of which SpeedPro Imaging studio clients work with.”

Steven J. Brown.
Steven J. Brown.

The EFI H1625 LED is a mid-level production printer with four-colour plus white and grayscale printing capabilities combined with simple, automated operational and maintenance features. Its LED technology facilitates lower running costs and the ability to print on high-value, specialty rigid and flexible substrates. The H1625 has six piezoelectric grayscale printheads that can output up to eight levels of grayscale printing, and can handle flexible and rigid substrates up to 65” (165 cm) wide and 2” (5.08 cm) thick.

“We’re pleased to be partnering with Konica Minolta to provide the EFI h1625 to our network for franchise business owners,” said Steven J. Brown, Senior Vice President of Operations at SpeedPro Imaging. “The hybrid printer enables our franchisees to expand their product offerings to their client base. We’re impressed with the service and support capabilities of the Konica Minolta network and feel it matches well with SpeedPro’s nationwide presence,”

Kevin Kern.
Kevin Kern.

“We’re excited about our partnership with SpeedPro Imaging as it exemplifies Konica Minolta’s growing portfolio of products, including wide-format,” said Kevin Kern, Senior Vice President, Business Intelligence Services and Product Planning at Konica Minolta U.S.A. “The EFI h1625 is a phenomenal product which offers optimal image quality on a wide variety of substrates and thickness. We look forward to providing unmatched technology, services and support to SpeedPro Imaging and its franchises.”


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.