Canon USA

Canon USA Earns #1 Ranking in 2010 Total Copier Market Share

Based on the Company's strong sales across its digital output portfolio Canon USA Inc., a leader in advanced digital imaging, announced that it has earned the #1 position for total US page copier/MFP market share for 2010 with 18.6 percent of the market, according to Gartner's Printer, Copier and MFP Quarterly Statistics Database for fourth quarter 2010.[1]

"For the thirteenth year in a row, Canon has been recognized by Gartner as the leader in total page copier market share, reflecting the ongoing success of the Canon imageClass series and imageRunner Advance office system product lines," said Junichi Yoshitake, senior vice president and general manager, Imaging Systems Group, Canon USA "Canon's leadership position is driven by our commitment to developing leading-edge products that are ideally positioned to serve customers in the office and light production markets."

Gartner's research focused on market share for color and black-and-white copiers/MFPs of both digital and analog technology, and both inkjet and page output technology, including personal copiers (1-10 pages-per-minute (ppm)) and copiers in Segments 1-6, which range in speed from 11 to 91+ ppm.

[1]Gartner Inc. Quarterly Statistics: Printer, Copier and MFP ,United States: 4Q10 Update, SJ Chae, Amrita Choudhury, Lai-ling Lam, Yulan Li, 16 February 2011.