Toshiba Reaches 50 Million Kilogram Milestone in Toner Production
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Toshiba America Business Solutions (TABS) recently celebrated the milestone production of 50 million kilograms of copier/MFP toner manufactured at its Mitchell, South Dakota, facility.
Toshiba's largest toner-producing facility in the world — situated on 25 acres — is the primary global supplier of color toner for its e-STUDIO copier/MFPs. The 181,000-square-foot South Dakota plant has been producing toner for the technology company for 30 years.
"Producing 50 million kilograms of toner is just an incredible accomplishment and a credit to everyone on our Toner Products Division team," said Scott Maccabe, president and CEO, TABS and Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions. "Delivering this elite level of consistency for 30 years is quite a track record of success."
"Throughout my 26 years at Toshiba, we have been committed to adopting innovative manufacturing processes that enable our customers to create everything from vibrant marketing and investor reports to crisp monochrome meeting agendas," said Dave Tronnes, assistant general manager and vice president of manufacturing, TABS. "It is truly satisfying to collaborate with an amazingly talented team of professionals dedicated to delivering the highest quality of work possible."