Canon Demonstrates Imaging Solutions for Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses at GROWCO 2013 Conference

  Canon Demonstrates Imaging Solutions for Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses
  at GROWCO 2013 Conference

Business Wire

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- April 10, 2013

Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will be one of a
select group of exhibitors at Inc. Magazine’s GROWCO: Grow Your Company
Conference, an annual event aimed at helping businesses continue to grow and
develop, on April 10-13, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency, New Orleans. Canon will
demonstrate several solutions, including some of its multifunction printers
and document scanners that can help increase office efficiency and

During the three-day event, Canon plans to meet with entrepreneurs and
business leaders who want their organization to achieve sizable growth. The
conference provides an opportunity for Canon to showcase affordable imaging
solutions that feature user-friendly designs and help produce the high-quality
output essential for small office/home office professionals to stay
competitive in their industries.

Innovative Design, Flexible Capabilities

Quick access to important documents and files is critical to a successful
business environment. The wireless^1 functionality in the Canon PIXMA MX922
and MX452 Wireless Office All-In-One Printers helps users to easily manage
print jobs from virtually anywhere in the home or small office. To help
increase productivity and reduce overall printing costs for large-volume jobs,
the PIXMA MX922 printer has a 35-page Automatic Duplex Document Feeder while
the PIXMA MX452 printer is equipped with a 30-sheet Automatic Document Feeder.
The PIXMA MX922 printer also utilizes a high-capacity 250-sheet paper cassette
to help limit the disruption of reloading paper. The sleek, compact design can
easily fit in most home offices and handle a range of printing jobs, including
CD or DVD projects due to the Direct Disc Print capabilities, which removes
the need for additional and often times expensive software solutions for
printing labels. The PIXMA MX452 printer incorporates the FastFront loading
functionality to help employees save valuable time with quick and easy paper
and ink cartridge loading without having to open the printer lid.

The Color imageCLASS MF8580Cdw and imageCLASS MF4890dw laser multifunction
printers feature wireless^1 capabilities and convenient print, copy, fax and
scan functionality in a fully networkable device. The Color imageCLASS
MF8580Cdw printer features a new seven-line color LCD Display and delivers
high-quality color output. Additionally, the MF8580Cdw printer is equipped
with Secure Print to help ensure confidential documents end up in the right
hands. Users also have the ability to send scanned documents and forward
received faxes to a recipient through e-mail or file server. The MF4890dw
printer features a tiltable control panel and the Quiet Mode^2 feature helps
reduce operation noise for users who want quiet printing, copying and faxing
to avoid disturbing their colleagues.

Using the free downloadable Canon Mobile Printing app^3 for select imageCLASS
models and the Canon Easy-PhotoPrint application for wireless PIXMA models,^4
users ^ can conveniently print a variety of file types directly from many
mobile devices, including Apple and Android devices.

Robust Speeds, Large Paper Capacity

Targeting small and medium-sized businesses seeking a high-speed printer that
delivers high-quality output, Canon’s imageCLASS LBP6780dn printer, Canon’s
fastest imageCLASS laser printer, operates at up to 42 ppm^5, features a first
print out time of less than nine seconds and can handle up to 1,600 pages with
a combination of standard and optional cassettes. Additionally, the LBP6780dn
printer has a high yield replacement cartridge of up to 12,500 pages and also
has a high duty cycle of up to 100,000 pages per month.

Space-saving, Portable

For environments where desk space is at a premium, the imageFORMULA DR-C125
document scanner's innovative space-saving design makes it a standout for
helping improve information accessibility, management and collaboration.
Scanning at up to 25 ppm,^5 the DR-C125 scanner can handle a wide variety of
document types, including thick or thin documents, plastic ID or embossed
cards, and driver licenses. Its small size and easy use make it ideal for
small and home offices.

For the mobile professional, the imageFORUMLA P-208 Scan-tini personal
document scanner helps make it easy to manage and organize information. It can
handle a variety of items, such as receipts, business cards, bills and
contracts, yet easily fits in many briefcases or carry-on bags. Documents are
converted into digital information that can be searched, stored, and shared.
In addition, when connected to the optional WU10 Wireless Adapter & Battery
Pack, this scanner works wirelessly not only with Windows and Mac, but also
with compatible mobile and tablet devices using the free downloadable Canon
CaptureOnTouch Mobile app.^6

The lightweight Canon PIXMA iP100 Mobile Printer is designed to fit easily
onto a desk with limited space or into many carry-on bags, making it the
perfect laptop companion for business travel. The printer’s high-quality
output is ideal for creative entrepreneurs who need to distribute images
quickly. Its patented print head technology and five-color ink system creates
photo lab quality 4" x 6" borderless prints in approximately 50 seconds.^7

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About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business,
and industrial digital imaging solutions. With approximately $40 billion in
global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall
in U.S. patents registered in 2012† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World’s
Most Admired Companies in 2013. In 2012, Canon U.S.A. has received the Readers’ Choice Award for Service and Reliability in the digital
camera and printer categories for the ninth consecutive year, and for
camcorders for the past two years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest
level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based
consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon
U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
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^1 Wireless printing requires a working network with wireless 802.11b/g or
802.11n capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and
distance between the printer and wireless network clients.

^2 Quiet mode reduces operation noise made possible by halving the process
speed. Quiet Mode may affect processing speed and may not lower all sound.
Quiet Mode is only compatible with certain paper sizes or types. Special Mode
has higher priority than Quiet Mode.

^3 Requires Canon Mobile Printing app available free on the App store.
Compatible with iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPad mini, iPad 4, the new
iPad, iPad 2, and the original iPad running OS 6.0.1 - 6.1.2

^4 Requires Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone app, available for free on the
App Store, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for Android app available for free on Google
Play, or Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for Windows RT, available

for free in the Windows Store. Compatible with iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S, 5, iPad,
iPad mini, iPod touch, Android devices running Android OS 1.6 or later, and
Windows RT devices.

^5 Print speed is based on internal testing. Print speed may vary depending on
the number of copies selected as well as on the settings for size, type, and
orientation of paper.

^6 Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (3rd
generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation) and
iPad. Requires iOS 4.3 or later.

^7 ISO/IEC 24734, 24735 define the default print and copy speed measurement
methods. Print speeds are the averages of ESAT in Office Category Test for the
default simplex mode, ISO/IEC 24734, excluding time to print the first set.
Copy speed is the average of FCOT, ISO/IEC 24735 Annex D. ADF copy speed is
the average of ESAT in General Performance Test for the default simplex mode,
ISO/IEC 24735, excluding time to copy the first set. See
for additional details.


Siobhan Cullagh,
Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A. Web Site:
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