SYDNEY 21 March 2012 – Canon Australia, a world leader in imaging solutions, has received six 2011 BEST awards from industry analysts BERTL, Inc., affirming its commitment to delivering industry-leading performance and reliability across its entire imaging portfolio.
Based on a survey by BERTL's product experts, Canon was recognised with BEST Awards for individual solutions from the Canon imageRUNNER and ImageRUNNER ADVANCE multifunctional device (MFD) and imagePROGRAF large format printer product lines, as well as uniFLOW, Canon’s print and scanning management solution. In addition, the Company received Product Line of the Year awards for the imageRUNNER, imageRUNNER ADVANCE and imagePROGRAF lines.
Recognised for delivering outstanding image quality, value and performance, BERTL BEST Awards were awarded to Canon in the following categories:
• Best Office Multifunctional Line of the Year
Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C2030i, Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5051, Canon imageRUNNER 2530i and Canon imageRUNNER C1028iF
• Best Segment 2 A3 Colour Multifunctional Printer
Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C2030i,
• Best Device Management Solution
Canon uniFLOW V5.0
• Best Wide Format Product Line of the Year
Canon imagePROGRAF 8300S
Canon imagePROGRAF 6300S
• Best 44-inch Graphic Arts Large Format Printer
Canon imagePROGRAF 8300S
• Best Colour Light Production Device
Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C9070 PRO
“We are delighted to have received these awards across our imaging solution portfolio. The 2011 BERTL Best Awards are testament to our focus on innovation, as well as our commitment to ensuring our customers are provided with the best tools and solutions to enhance their output capabilities” said Jeremy Plint, Assistant General Manager Marketing, Canon Business Imaging Australia.
“The awards not only reflect the success of our individual ranges, particularly the imageRUNNER and imageRUNNER ADVANCE platforms, which proved extremely popular with our customers in 2011, but also Canon’s ability to provide a complete imaging solution incorporating hardware and software.”
Commenting on the awards received by the large format Canon imagePROGRAF range, James Casey, Manager Large Format Printing said: “A perfect balance between speed, quality and cost of the imagePROGRAF iPF6300S and iPF8300S has made these devices extremely successful since their launch in early 2011, something that is reflected in the two BERTL Best awards for imagePROGRAF products.”
Canon is the world’s leading imaging organisation that actively inspires with imaginative ideas that enable people to connect, communicate and achieve more than they thought possible through imaging solutions for business and consumers. Canon’s Australian R&D company, CiSRA, develops and exports digital imaging technologies for use in Canon products worldwide. Canon has ranked among the top-four US patent recipients* for the past 20 years, and had global revenues of around $US46 billion in 2011. Canon Australia also operates Canon Finance Australia, which offers one-stop shopping for customers wanting leasing or finance services. For more information, visit www.canon.com.au, www.facebook.com/canonaustralia, www.twitter.com/canonaustralia, www.youtube.com/canonaustralia
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