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Canon Europe is the regional sales and marketing operation for Canon Inc., represented in 116 countries and employing 16,000 people across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Founded in 1937 with the specific goal of making the best quality camera available to customers, Canon’s tireless passion for the Power of Image has since extended its technology into many other markets and has established it as a world leader in both consumer and business imaging solutions. Its solutions comprise products, ranging from digital compact and SLR cameras, through broadcast lenses and portable X-ray machines, to multi-function and production printers, all supported by a range of value added services. Canon invests heavily in R&D to deliver the richest and most innovative products and services to satisfy customers’ creative needs. From amateur photographers to professional print companies, Canon enables each customer to realise their own passion for image.

Canon’s corporate philosophy is Kyosei – ‘living and working together for the common good’. In EMEA, Canon Europe pursues sustainable business growth, focusing on reducing its own environmental impact and supporting customers to reduce theirs using Canon’s products, solutions and services. Canon has achieved global certification to ISO 14001, demonstrating a world-class environmental management standard.

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Canon to debut Océ ColorWave 700 at Sign & Digital UK 2015

Release date: 06.03.2015 | images: 1

Hall 17, Stand G10, Sign & Digital UK, NEC Birmingham, 24 - 26 March 2015

London, 6 March 2015 – Canon will be unveiling its latest high-performance wide format colour printer– the Océ ColorWave 700 – at Sign & Digital UK 2015. Focusing on the dual-powers of productivity and versatility, Canon aims to help printers excel in the growing sign, display graphics, interior decoration and wide format sectors.

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MetroMail invests with Canon to replace entire digital production environment to drive ambitious growth

Release date: 02.03.2015 | images: 1

LONDON, 2 MARCH 2015 MetroMail, one of the UK’s leading mailing houses, has invested more than £6 million in Canon technology in a major overhaul of its digital production environment. The progressive mailing house, based in Seaham, Durham, has replaced its existing presses with a range of continuous feed, cut-sheet and multi-function devices from Canon as it seeks to strengthen its position in the direct mail and transactional print markets.

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Canon enters 3D printing market through UK distribution agreement with 3D Systems

Release date: 26.02.2015 | images: 1

United Kingdom, February 26, 2015 – Canon Europe, a leader in imaging solutions, today announces a distribution agreement with 3D Systems, a leading global provider of 3D printing technology. Under the arrangement, Canon will market, sell and support 3D Systems’ advanced manufacturing 3D printers, including the ProJet 1200, 3500 series, 4500, 6000 and 7000 in the UK and Ireland, with a view to rolling out across Europe.

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Canon Europe celebrates new milestones in digital print leadership at Hunkeler Innovationdays 2015

Release date: 24.02.2015 | images: 1

LONDON, 24 February 2015 Canon, world-leader in imaging solutions, is celebrating several new achievements at Hunkeler Innovationdays 2015. In addition to announcing its 500th Océ ColorStream system installation worldwide, Canon also launched its new Océ ColorStream 3000Z series, a high speed inkjet engine, available in parallel to the existing Océ ColorStream 3000 range, which is designed to occupy a smaller area for installation in space critical environments.

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Canon Europe launches Océ ColorStream 3000 Z series for commercial inkjet printing in space critical environments

Release date: 23.02.2015 | images: 2

LONDON, 23 February 2015 Canon, world-leader in imaging solutions, is today launching the Océ ColorStream 3000 Z series, a high speed commercial inkjet printing system designed in parallel to the existing Océ ColorStream 3000 range to provide class-leading productivity where a smaller footprint is needed or support for stacked paper is desired.

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Canon imagePRESS C600i brings production technology and premium quality output to offices and SMEs

Release date: 18.02.2015 | images: 1

LONDON, 18 FEBRUARY 2015 Canon, world-leader in imaging solutions, has added to its imagePRESS portfolio with the launch of the imagePRESS C600i. Incorporating best-in-class technologies, the imagePRESS C600i delivers professional quality printing to address the growing needs of internal corporate print departments, creatives and small agile print shops for more frequent, shorter runs of premium output on a wider range of media. It is also the first Canon production print engine to integrate seamlessly and securely into existing office systems.

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Canon Europe announces two new Océ ColorWave printers for versatile wide format graphic art applications

Release date: 17.02.2015 | images: 2

LONDON, 17 FEBRUARY 2015 Canon, a world leader in imaging solutions, has launched two new high performance wide format colour systems which are set to make their UK debut at Sign & Digital in March. The two new models come as both printer only and multi-functional; the Océ ColorWave 500 dedicated to workgroups and the Océ ColorWave 700, designed for wider graphic arts applications.