Charlestowne Digital is a third generation family owned office equipment company located in Charleston, SC. We are an authorized dealer for Copystar Imaging Systems and Kyocera Printers serving coastal South Carolina. We offer leasing, sales, service and short term rentals of BW and Color imaging systems.
Charlestowne Digital's roots go back over 50 years through DW Duplicating Products started in 1981 by Art Beane, Jr. and Charleston Business Machines started in 1965 by Arthur Beane Sr.. The Beane Family has been affiliated with Kyocera since 1985 when DW Duplicating sold their first Mita products to local schools and churches.
In 1989 Art Beane, III starting working as a full time service techician after working summers at his fathers company cleaning Spirit Duplicators, Thermal Machines, and mimeograph machines. In 1991, after a couple years as a service technican, Art decided to move to the sales department selling Mita copiers to local business', schools, and churches. After another few years in sales Art Beane, III took the position of General Manager running the day to day operations until the business was sold in 1995. In 1999 Art decided to start Charlestowne Digital selling Hitachi copiers in the Charleston area, adding Panasonic fax systems and scanners to the product offering in 2001. In 2010 Charlestowne Digital moved to Copystar MFP's and Kyocera Printers as it's main product offerings.
Charlestowne Digital has an in-house service department led by service manager Scott Beane with over 30 years experience in the office systems industry. Charlestowne Digital's technicians are factory trained on Panasonic, Copystar, and Kyocera multi-functional equipment. We offer many different levels of service from hourly per-call maintenance to full service cost per print maintenance contracts (includes all labor, parts, and supplies for one cost per print charge) on most makes and models.
Charlestowne Digital can provide leasing, sales, short term rentals, and long term rentals in the coastal South Carolina region. Leasing terms range from 12 to 63 months and can either be a capital lease ($1 buyout) or operating lease (fmv). Charlestowne Digital's Leases can be configured to include all maintenance and supplies costs as a cost per page lease.
We are very proud of our deep low-country roots and provide a personal service to our clients that large out of town corporations can’t equal.