Azerty/United Stationers Named as Canon U.S.A. Distributor for Large Format Printers26 Mar, 2010
Azerty/United Stationers Named as Canon U.S.A. Distributor for Large Format Printers
Deerfield, IL (March 2010)- Azerty/United Stationers has been named a distributor of large format printers by Canon U.S.A, Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions. As an authorized Canon distributor, Azerty and the United Supply Division will stock and distribute Canon’s line of imagePROGRAF large- format printers and supplies through United Stationers’ nationwide network of resellers.
“Canon’s large-format printers are a critical addition to Azerty and United Stationers’ extensive line of business printers and supplies,” said Douglas Nash, vice president/general manager, technology solutions and services at United Stationers. “This agreement with Canon gives resellers additional market opportunities and further broadens the range of products they can offer consumers as a total source for printing and document imaging. We are pleased to support existing resellers in Canon’s Premier Partner Program for large-format printers, further expanding their ability to meet customers’ needs.”
The Canon imagePROGRAF line-up includes 19 models ranging in size from 17 inches to 60 inches and is designed to meet the diverse printing needs of today’s end-users, including 12-color models for the photography and graphic arts industries; 8-color models for production, signage and high-speed printing markets; and precision 5-color models for technical documents such as blue prints and architectural designs as well as other documents utilized in the advertising, government, utilities, and facility management markets.
“With consumer demand for professional and high-quality print jobs increasing across multiple market segments, Canon is thrilled that our relationship with Azerty and United Stationers will afford resellers greater access to our best-in-class imagePROGRAF large-format printers through the renowned United Stationers’ distribution system,” said Jim Rosetta, vice president and general manager, Imaging Systems Group, Canon U.S.A. “In today’s competitive marketplace, Canon is committed to enabling end-users to advance their business capabilities by delivering extraordinary value, performance and reliability.”
Azerty, a division of United Stationers Supply Co., delivers technology products, managed print solutions, and computer hardware and accessories for the office technology dealer. Common brands that Azerty offers today include HP, Lexmark, Brother, Canon, OKI Data, Xerox, Ricoh, Kyocera, Panasonic, Innovera and many others. Azerty delivers a comprehensive Managed Print Services Solution, nationwide next-day delivery, access to one of the largest imaging and printer portfolios, a dedicated selling team, and a host of other key tools. For more information, visit www.azerty.com.
About United Stationers
United Stationers Inc. is a leading wholesale distributor of business products, with 2009 net sales of approximately $4.7 billion. The company stocks approximately 100,000 items, including technology products, traditional office products, janitorial and breakroom supplies, office furniture, and industrial products. A network of 64 distribution centers allows it to deliver these products to over 25,000 reseller customers. This network, combined with United’s depth and breadth of inventory, enables the company to ship most products overnight to more than 90% of the population of the U.S. and major cities in Mexico. For more information, visit www.unitedstationers.com.