Katun Unveils New Asia Headquarters and R&D Center

MINNEAPOLIS: (July 8, 2024) Katun Corporation, a leading provider of OEM-compatible supplies and parts to the office equipment industry, is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new Asia headquarters and R&D center in Taichung, Taiwan. A grand opening event was held on Sunday, June 16, marking a significant milestone in the group’s continued growth and global expansion efforts. Taichung Mayor, Lu Shiow-yen, local dignitaries and various stakeholders attended the event, highlighting Katun’s important position in the community.

Katun has invested $26M to construct the new, state-of-the-art facility, which incorporates the innovative Google office concept. The building emphasizes Katun’s commitment to sustainability and features a high-efficiency smart building management system which uses environmental monitoring tools to maximize sitewide efficiency, safety, and energy savings.

“We are thrilled for this new facility to serve as a hub for collaboration and discovery, enabling us to develop innovative solutions that set us apart in the market,” said Kay Fernandez, Vice President, Global Marketing. “It’s groundbreaking, sustainable technology and resources will allow our talented team of engineers and researchers to push the boundaries of what’s possible in the office technology industry.”

Under the leadership of newly appointed CEO, Kuoying Wang, the opening of the facility is an important landmark in Katun’s evolution. As Katun CEO, Kuoying is focused on upholding the company’s brand reputation of quality and reliability by driving innovation, fostering a culture of collaboration, and providing continued value to stakeholders. His proven track record of leading operational excellence and delivering exceptional customer value makes him well-suited to guide Katun into its next phase of expansion.

The grand opening of Katun’s new Asia Operational Headquarters and R&D center is a significant milestone for the organization. The R&D laboratory is fully equipped with advanced color matching technologies and precise measurement tools, to ensure that Katun products continue to deliver superior color quality and vibrancy, meeting the exacting standards of customers. The site will support Katun’s ongoing efforts to encourage collaboration, precision, and discovery, enabling the company to develop sustainable and innovative solutions that make them stand out in the industry.