IN FINE PRINT
Canon India markets 160 comprehensive range of sophisticated and contemporary digital imaging products in the country.
These include digital copiers, multifunctional peripherals, fax-machines, inkjet and laser printers, scanners, all-in-ones, digital cameras, digital camcorders , dye sub photo printers and semiconductors, card printers and cable ID printers.
Canon India Pvt. Ltd is a 100 per cent subsidiary of Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd, a world leader in imaging technologies. Canon has offices spread across 10 cities in India with an employee strength of over 1,050 people.
- Canon India is certifi ed for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
- Canon India closed the year 2013 with revenues of Rs 19.10 billion
- Canon inaugurated 50 stores in 2011, added 43 stores in 2012, and targets to take the count to 300 stores by end of 2014
- Canon Image Express has reached 38 Tier II and Tier III cities
BLAZE TO BRILLIANCE
Canon India forayed into retail space with the launch of its exclusive brand retail store called ‘Canon Image Square’. Canon inaugurated 50 stores in 2011, added 43 stores in 2012, and targets to take the count to 300 stores by the end of 2014. The Company has launched a unique initiative to tap B, C and D category cities of the country called Canon Image Express that has reached 38 Tier II and Tier III cities.
With the acquisition of Océ, Canon was positioned as the undisputed leader in the professional and display graphics printing domain in 2010. At present Canon has 109 Canon Image Squares in 56 cities across India.
Canon takes pride in not only bringing quality products to the market; but also contributes to minimising environmental burden through effective application of environmental technologies. Canon focuses on the development of resource conserving products that are smaller, lighter and easy to recycle. In India, Canon takes responsibility to dispose off end of life Canon products and other e-waste by sending such waste to government approved recycling agency.
ENGAGEMENT THAT ENTHRALS
Canon India closed the year 2013 with revenues of Rs 19.10 billion – a three per cent growth over 2012. In 2011, Canon India was ranked as one of the ‘Top 25 Best Employers in India’ by Aon Hewitt. The extensive study was conducted over six months and 200 companies with a stringent methodology to arrive at the rankings.
Today, Canon India is a certified ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 company. In 2006 and 2010, the company was certified for its ‘Strong Commitment to Excel’ at the CII-EXIM Business Excellence Award. Over the last 14 years of its India growth story, Canon’s comprehensive range of the latest digital imaging products supported by a trained sales force across the country has emerged as its key differentiator.
As part of the company’s promise to enhance digital experience for consumers, Canon Image Lounge was launched in 2008 in Gurgaon, Mumbai and Bangalore for customers to get a touch and feel of the Canon products. The lounges provided a comprehensive display of Canon’s vast range of offerings and display over 101 consumer imaging products for consumers to simply look, feel and experience without the compulsion to buy. Special photography workshops and other customer engagement programmes were conducted in these lounges.