Muratec America, Inc. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Murata Machinery, Ltd. a privately held Japanese multinational corporation founded in 1935. Operating throughout North and South America, Muratec America is a manufacturer of workgroup A4 (letter/legal) multifunction printing solutions and is a provider of managed document services components.The company entered the U.S. market in 1982 as Murata Business Systems to sell fax machines through private-label agreements with multiple U.S. companies. In 1985, the Murata began marketing its fax products under its own name from its corporate headquarters in Dallas, Texas. The company changed its name in 1992 to Muratec and realigned its business model away from retail in order to focus on sales and distribution exclusively through a national business-to-business dealer channel. Today, Muratec is a leading supplier of desktop & workgroup MFP solutions to over 550 office equipment dealerships throughout North America.