May 1, 2009
Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging and office solutions, recently announced that its imageRUNNER 3035, imageRUNNER 5055 and imageRUNNER 7095 models received "Technician Recommended" designations from Industry Analysts, Inc.
Each year, Industry Analysts, Inc., conducts its MFP Reliability Study of service managers from copier/MFP dealers and resellers to rate the multifunctional devices they work with on a daily basis. As part of the survey, respondents were asked to rate each model's overall reliability on a scale of 1-10, with 10 being the best. Canon's imageRUNNER models were awarded ratings higher than 8.5 to receive the "Technician Recommended" designation. The imageRUNNER 3035 received a rating of 8.7 and the imageRUNNER 5055 was rated 8.6, while the imageRUNNER 7095 topped the Canon ratings with 9.0.
"Canon prides itself on developing products and solutions of the highest reliability and innovation to meet the needs of our customers," said Sam Yoshida, vice president and general manager, Marketing & Fields Sales Division, Imaging Systems Group, Canon U.S.A. "This recognition from service managers nationwide and Industry Analysts validates our commitment to deliver reliable solutions that will allow organizations to be consistently productive, competitive and cost-efficient over time."
According to Andy Slawetsky, president, Industry Analysts, Inc., "Based on our research, these imageRUNNER models should be considered by anyone in the market for a reliable MFP."
About Industry Analysts, Inc.
Industry Analysts, Inc. is a market research and product-testing firm. They offer a unique blend of market analysis and product evaluation services to help customers make sound strategic decisions. Their lab provides both proprietary and public testing services for hardware and software and has been a trusted resource since 1994. For more information, visit: http://www.industryanalysts.com.
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. Its parent company, Canon Inc., a top patent holder of technology, ranked third overall in the U.S. in 2008†, with global revenues of US $45B, is listed as number seven in the computer industry on Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies 2008 list, and is on the 2008 BusinessWeek list of "Top 100 Brands." At Canon, we care because caring is essential to living together in harmony. Founded upon a corporate philosophy of Kyosei - - "all people, regardless of race, religion or culture, harmoniously living and working together into the future" - - Canon U.S.A. supports a number of social, youth, educational and other programs, including environmental and recycling initiatives. For more information, visit: http://www.usa.canon.com/kyosei.
SOURCE: Canon U.S.A., Inc.