Advanced Business Equipment, founded in 1981, provides a wide array of office equipment solutions to businesses and organizations throughout western North Carolina. The company offers a range of digital document storage, shredders and copier finishing systems. It also provides networking solutions and technology support services. The firm stocks many brands of black and color toners, imaging units and drums, standard and specialty paper, wide format paper, toners and staples by the roll or cartridge. Advanced Business Equipment is the only factory-authorized dealer for Minolta and Konica printing systems and copiers, as well as Muratec facsimile systems in the region. The firm has been awarded with Minolta's Pro-Tech Service Award for 10 consecutive years. The company has headquarters in Asheville, N.C.