Canon USA Honored With Eight "Pick" Awards and an Outstanding Achievement Honor From Buyers Lab13 Aug, 2008
Canon USA Honored With Eight "Pick" Awards and an Outstanding Achievement Honor From Buyers Lab
Lake Success, NY (August 6, 2008) – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging technology, has been recognized with eight 2008 “Pick” Awards and an Outstanding Achievement Honor by Buyers Laboratory Inc. (BLI).
Spanning across a number of product lines, including MFPs, large format printers, scanners and software, each award-winning product was recognized as “Outstanding” in its respective product category by BLI. Honors were awarded to the Canon Color imageRUNNER C5185i and monochrome imageRUNNER 5050 MFP devices, the LASER CLASS 830i fax-centric MFP, the large format imagePROGRAF iPF6100 graphic arts printer, the imageFORMULA DR-X10C production scanner, the DR-2510C workgroup scanner, the ScanFront 220P network scanner and the imageCLASS MF4270, while the Canon Workflow Composer integrated software solution for Canon MFPs received an Outstanding Achievement Honor.
BLI, a leading independent office equipment test lab, announces its "Pick" Awards semi-annually to recognize breakthrough products in the digital imaging industry that have exhibited an outstanding performance during rigorous testing. Testing requirements cover reliability, image quality, ease of use, productivity, multitasking abilities, print drivers, administrative utilities and a host of network connectivity requirements. Testing takes approximately two months and includes extensive durability reviews by running each product at the manufacturer's maximum recommended monthly volume.
“Canon is honored to receive these prestigious accolades and awards from Buyers Laboratory Inc. for our ability to provide customers with innovative products that can greatly improve the end-user’s experience,” said Tod Pike, senior vice president, Imaging Systems Group, Canon U.S.A., Inc. “We will carry this momentum forward as we continue to launch additional products uniquely designed for the market.”
“Buyers Lab’s intensive testing is conducted to reveal a product’s reliability and real-world functionality and to provide a true picture of the value it offers to business consumers,” said Dara Hoffman, BLI’s managing editor. “The exceptional performance from eight Canon hardware devices during this past testing cycle, as well as its Workflow Composer solution, is a truly impressive demonstration of the excellent reliability, quality, ease of use and productivity that Canon offers in its document imaging products.”