Canon Europe retains its top three position in Western European managed print and document services

LONDON, 8 September 2017 – Canon Europe retains its top three position in Western European managed print and document services (MPDS), according to IDC’s latest report, Western Europe Basic Print and Managed Print and Document Services Market Shares, 2016: The Battle for the Midmarket Begins (IDC #EMEA41558217, August 2017) based on direct vendor MPDS contract revenues. The vendor is recognised as maintaining consistent year-on-year growth across Western Europe.

Chris Holgate, Senior Manager, EMEA MPS Strategy & Business Development at Canon Europe, commented, "We are, again, very pleased that the IDC report recognises Canon's continued and steadfast investment in document workflow management services and solutions. It is also a clear reflection of our ongoing commitment to offer our customers the best solutions, specific to their own business needs. In the ever changing world of document and information management, we will continue developing our consistent Managed Print Services offerings to meet the growing demands of offices and Central Reprographic Departments, including multi-site and multi-national environments”.

As reflected in the report, Canon has maintained a stable position in the industry, whilst many other market players are experiencing a period of restructuring. It continues to maintain and grow this positon in the industry through investment, scale and consistency, building on its heritage of market-leading technology innovation and developing new MPS applications and solutions to address the prevailing challenges of security, compliance and corporate sustainability.