Canon Incorporation is a Japanese based Multinational Corporation that was founded in late 1937 as a local electronic manufacturing company that specializes in imaging and optical products like cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, printers and even steppers. In early 2015, Canon is considered as the tenth largest public company in Japan by market capitalization. With a much diversified product line in the field of electronics and computer, Canon has been one of the largest suppliers for many electronic products like Digital SLR cameras, computer printers, photocopiers and optical lenses for imaging products up to date and is constantly evolving due to the technological advancements being made every day.
Canon launches its printers:
The all new Canon computer printers are supplied by the newly introduced Canon Advanced Printing Technology also known as CAPT. Canon provides with the most diversified range of computer printers when it comes to ink-jet printing technology. Canon began its technology advanced printers by its BJ and BJC series as the bubble jet printers referring to the traditional ink-jet printers and then paving the way to the newly introduced SELPHY, PIXMA and S series ink-jet printers that actually led to the increase in the popularity of the Canon printers locally and globally.
Canon goes International:
Canon introduced many of its printer devices with fax capability and touch sensors in order to keep up with the technological advancements that drive the product line of Canon printers in the contemporary world. Canon printers made its way into the international market by its renowned ink-jet printer series launched after 2005. PIXMA, SELPHY and S series were the most popular ones getting hold of the major market share locally and globally. Canon became a global supplier of printer engines to other electronic printer companies like HP in United States due to its high durability and cheap cost and has stayed as a printer engine supplier for a long time.
Currently, Canon remains the one of the largest computer printer manufacturer globally in the contemporary world and holding the major market share across many nations as the sole printer provider. The company hopes to penetrate the global electronic market by becoming the leading printer manufacturer in the future with its newly diversified range of thermal layer sublimed printers.