New Mid-Workgroup Monochrome Multifunction Printers from OKI Data Americas Win “Innovative Product of the Year” Award

Mount Laurel, NJ (January 6, 2014) — OKI Data Americas announces receipt of “Innovative Product of the Year” award for its new MB760 and MB770 Series A4 monochrome multifunction printers (MFPs). The award was recently granted by Better Buys for Business (BBB) – a leading independent buyer’s guide for office equipment – within the black-and-white multifunctional category.

BBB applauded the MB760 and MB770 mono MFPs from OKI Data for their strong feature sets, including speed, security, media handling, finishing options, enhanced user interface and smart Extendable Platform for customizable workflow.

“With the launch of these new mid-workgroup monochrome MFPs, OKI Data Americas demonstrates a commitment to innovation,” said Melissa Pardo-Bunte, Editor of Better Buys for Business. “These devices delivered the highest level of performance and greatest value while pioneering new features and solutions, fulfilling the document management challenges businesses face. For these reasons, Better Buys for Business is pleased to select the MB760 and MB770 from OKI Data Americas to receive its ‘Innovative Product of the Year’ award.”

The industry analyst group previously selected the MB760 and MB770 devices to receive their Editor's Choice Award for July 2013 following an in-depth analysis of office equipment products launched around that time, noting that the devices not only offered the greatest value and functionality but also exhibited unique features.

The MB760 and MB770 Series MFPs are impressive four-in-one devices which deliver print, copy, scan and fax functionality at a competitive price-point, boasting a low cost per copy. These devices offer print speeds of up to 55 monochrome pages per minute[1], plus robust scanning capabilities that allow convenient processing and sharing of digitized documents. Different configurations meet the demands of busy work environments and all are available through the channel. In addition, these devices are backed by a one-year limited On-Site warranty[2] and industry-leading five-year limited LED printhead warranty.

“OKI Data Americas is honored to receive the ‘Innovative Product of the Year’ award from Better Buys for Business for our MB760 and MB770 Series A4 monochrome MFPs,” said Hiroyuki Fukushima, Director of Non-Impact Printer Product Marketing for OKI Data Americas. “OKI’s expanding portfolio of high-quality and highly-regarded printing solutions for the mid-workgroup segment demonstrates our commitment to delivering high-performance, cost-effective and robust printing solutions to the marketplace as part of a complete array of innovative printing solutions available through the channel.”

All OKI products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI’s color printing solutions feature Single Pass Color™ as well as proprietary digital LED and HD Color technologies. These technologies allow OKI Data Americas to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding color output quality.

OKI Data Americas' commitment to its customers extends beyond the sale through the provision of live, toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America[3]. In addition, OKI Data’s live chat feature is available to customers within the US and Canada seeking online support on weekdays during normal business hours within the Eastern time zone.