Encompass Selected to be Authorized Service Provider and Reseller for Konica Minolta

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LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga., Feb. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Encompass Supply Chain Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of forward and reverse logistics for a diverse range of electronics products and replacement parts, today announced it has finalized an agreement with Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. to provide in-warranty laser printer repair services and distribute original replacement parts, supplies, printers and multi-function systems.

Under the agreement, Encompass will serve as an Authorized Konica Minolta Printer Service Facility, as well as an Authorized Reseller. Konica Minolta is a leader in advanced document management technologies, application solutions and IT services from the desktop to the print shop. Encompass supplies replacement parts for top imaging brands, such as HP, Lexmark, Epson and OKI, and provides high-tech repair services for a host of imaging and consumer electronics products.

"Encompass is pleased to have the opportunity to support Konica Minolta and their end users by leveraging both our service repair and distribution expertise and resources," said Robert Coolidge, president and CEO of Encompass Supply Chain Solutions. "We have the unique capability to provide end-to-end solutions from a single source to our clients, which improves service to their customers, streamlines their vendor management and strengthens their brand in the market."

Encompass will supply parts and products and perform repair services for Konica Minolta from its headquarters facility in Lawrenceville, Ga. outside Atlanta.

About Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in advanced document management technologies and Managed IT Services for the desktop to the print shop. For the fifth consecutive year, Konica Minolta was recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys. BLI has named Konica Minolta 2012 "Document Imaging Solutions Line of the Year" and "A3 MFP Line of the Year" award winner for the company's solution portfolio and award-winning line of bizhub Multifunctional Products. For more information, please visit CountOnKonicaMinolta.com and follow Konica Minolta on Facebook (@Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A), YouTube (@KonicaMinoltaUS), and Twitter (@KonicaMinoltaUS).

About Encompass Supply Chain Solutions, Inc.

Encompass is a market leader in forward and reverse supply chain management and high-tech repair services for a diverse and expanding range of consumer electronics, computer, major appliance and imaging products. Encompass, through its business units Encompass Parts Distribution and Encompass Service Solutions, provides end-to-end solutions for OEMs, retailers, independent dealers and third-party administrators.

Encompass manages all stages of the product lifecycle, including finished goods and replacement parts logistics, board repair and product refurbishment services, returns management, asset value recovery and eco-friendly disposal. For more information, please visit encompass.com and follow us on Facebook.

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