Muratec America, Inc. Named Top Secondary Manufacturer in 2011 BTA Channel’s Choice Survey

PLANO,TX (March 9, 2011)—Plano, Texas (March 9, 2011) - Muratec America, Inc., manufacturer of multifunction office equipment and business productivity solutions, announces today that for the eighth time in nine years the company has received the “Outstanding Performance – Secondary Product Line” award from the Business Technology Association (BTA).

Muratec receives the top secondary manufacturer honor as a result of the 2011 BTA Channel’s Choice survey. The survey asks independent office equipment dealers to rate their primary and secondary OEM suppliers; the same series of questions applies to both primary and secondary manufacturers.

This is the eighth time Muratec has been recognized as the top secondary product line by the BTA. The company received the honor in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010.

“We’re honored to receive this recognition from the BTA,” said Jim D’Emidio, President, Muratec America, Inc. “Our distribution strategy focuses exclusively on the independent office equipment dealer, so to be consistently recognized by this channel for our performance is extremely gratifying. Muratec employees take great pride in proving our dealers with superior products, service and support, and I believe this recognition validates their efforts.”

2011 marks the 22st year for the Channel’s Choice award, according to the BTA. The annual survey recognizes outstanding performance in the imaging solutions industry.

"Given the positive comments we hear about Muratec America and its people, we are never surprised that the company is regularly recognized in our Channel"s Choice program for the level of support it provides its dealers," said Brent Hoskins, executive director of the Business Technology Association. "We congratulate Muratec on its dedication to high standards and express our thanks for its exemplary support of and committed to the dealer channel."