Canon U.S.A. Celebrates Achievement of Prestigious Industry Accolades from Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab

Company Receives BLI 2018 Copier MFP Line of the Year for 3rd Consecutive Year

MELVILLE, N.Y., February 12, 2018 – In its continued commitment to delivering advanced office solutions to enterprises, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, celebrates the receipt of multiple industry accolades awarded to the Company by Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab. Most notably, Canon is the recipient of the 2018 Copier MFP Line of the Year for the third consecutive year.

“The models in Canon’s copier MFP line are running three years strong as trailblazers in their respective segments. Each of the 14 current models BLI tested1 tout easily replaceable components, extraordinarily comprehensive usability, and an astonishing overall misfeed rate of just 1 every 426,000 impressions2, making them some of the most productive and reliable machines to pass through our labs to date,” says George Mikolay, associate director of copiers/production for Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab. “The surplus of workflow-expediting, cost-cutting solutions that each device supports are icing on the cake, and the machines can produce high-quality printed and copied output that businesses of all types will be ecstatic about.”

Canon additionally received recognition for BLI Winter 2017 “Pick” awards for the following solutions:

“Canon is honored to once again receive recognition for its Copier MFP line,” says Toyotsugu Kuwamura, executive vice president and general manager, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A., Inc. “It is with great pride that we continue to develop solutions that embody next-generation technological capabilities to help our clients more seamlessly conduct business and streamline workflow operations.”

Once a year, BLI honors Line of the Year awards to those vendors whose product lines it determines to be the best overall in their category based on the collective test results of all models tested in BLI’s comprehensive two-month laboratory evaluation. Selections for Pick awards are made by BLI’s staff of technicians and editors subject a number of devices from every major original equipment manufacturer to BLI’s comprehensive lab tests in the last six months.

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About Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab

Keypoint Intelligence is a one-stop shop for the digital imaging industry. With our unparalleled tools and unmatched depth of knowledge, we cut through the noise of data to offer clients the unbiased insights and responsive tools they need in those mission-critical moments that define their products and empower their sales. For over 50 years, Buyers Lab has been the global document imaging industry’s resource for unbiased and reliable information, test data, and competitive selling tools. What started out as a consumer-based publication about office equipment has become an all-encompassing industry resource. In a landscape that’s ever evolving, we change with it. For more information on Buyers Lab, please call 973-797-2100, visit, or e-mail

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 to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $36 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2017† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2018. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based service and support for all of the products it distributes in the United States. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., , sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact

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† Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.

BLI is a business partner of Canon U.S.A., Inc.

1. Models tested include the Canon imageRUNNER C3025i, and imageRUNNER ADVANCE C3520i, C3525i, C5560i, C3530i, C7580i, 4535i, 6565i, 6575i, 8585i, 8505i, C5535i, C5550i, and 4551i.

2. This reflects Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab’s total misfeed count when considering the total impressions run and the total amount of misfeeds experienced on all machines. Results may not be typical and could vary.

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