Panasonic Continues Leadership in Small Business Telephone Market for 2012 Leading Research Firm Reports Panasonic Leader in the Under 40 Extension Market Business Wire SECAUCUS, N.J. -- April 29, 2013 Panasonic System Communications Company of North America announced today that it continues its leadership position in the small business telephone market byachieving No. 1 market share in the 2 to 40 extensions category in North America for the full calendar year 2012. The latest market information was recently released by T3i Group—the prominent information technology market research and advisory firm specializing in the worldwide telecommunications industry. According to the T3i report, InfoTrack for Enterprise Communications, North America Full Year 2012, Panasonic is the market share leader among manufacturers in the 2 to 40 telephone extension segment, as measured by line shipments and market share. T3i reports that in 2012, Panasonic achieved 22.5 percent market share for the North American market, nearly an 8 point lead over the next closest competitor, which achieved 14.8 percent market share.Panasonic also held leadership in each quarter throughout 2012, performing as follows: in Q1, Panasonic held 24.4 percent market share, a 11.9 point lead over the next competitor; in Q2 Panasonic held 20.7 percent market share for a 7.6 point lead; in Q3 Panasonic held 21.8 percent market share for a 3.8 point lead; and in Q4 Panasonic ended the year with a 23.1 percent market share, beating out the next closest competitor by 6.8 points. “Panasonic continues to execute on our strategy to deliver highly reliable, flexible and affordable business telephone solutions for small business owners nationwide,” said Bill Savino, Marketing Manager for Business Communication Solutions, Panasonic System Communications Company of North America. “Maintaining our leadership position in the business telephone industry in the 2 to 40 extension category for the 4^th consecutive year, is continued validation of our overall business approach, which focuses on listening, responding to our customers and developing solutions that best meet their needs.” Panasonic Solutions for Business Built on a celebrated engineering foundation, Panasonic architects business technology solutions that help build a better world. Customers in government, healthcare, production, education and a wide variety of commercial enterprises, large and small, depend on integrated solutions from Panasonic to help them acquire, manage and interpret the information that drives innovation. The complete suite of Panasonic solutions addresses unified business communications, mobile computing, security and surveillance systems, retail information systems, office productivity solutions, high definition visual conferencing, projectors, professional displays and HD and 3D video production. As a result of its commitment to R&D, manufacturing and quality control, Panasonic engineers reliable and long-lasting solutions as a partner for continuous improvement. Panasonic solutions for business are delivered by Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, which is a Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. All brand and company/product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective companies. All specifications are subject to change without notice. Information on Panasonic solutions for business can be obtained by calling 877-803-8492 or at www.panasonic.com. About Panasonic Corporation of North America Based in Secaucus, NJ, Panasonic Corporation of North America provides a broad line of digital and other electronics products and services for consumer, business and industrial use. The company is the principal North American subsidiary of Osaka, Japan-based Panasonic Corporation, and the hub of Panasonic’s U.S. branding, marketing, sales, service and R&D operations.Panasonic is committed to becoming the electronics industry's leader in green innovation by its one-hundredth anniversary in 2018. In the 2012 Interbrand Annual Best Global Green Brands ranking, the Panasonic brand jumped four spots to number six: http://www.interbrand.com/en/best-global-brands/Best-Global-Green-Brands/2012-Report.aspx.As part of its continuing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint, Panasonic Corporation of North America will relocate its operations to a new eco-efficient office tower adjacent to a mass transit hub in Newark, NJ in 2013. Information about Panasonic Eco Ideas initiatives is available at http://panasonic.net/eco/ecoideas. Information about Panasonic and its products is available at www.panasonic.com. Additional company information for journalists is also available at www.panasonic.com/pressroom. Contact: Cohn & Wolfe for Panasonic Megan Atiyeh, 415-365-8524 direct Megan.Atiyeh@cohnwolfe.com PanasonicB2B.PR@cohnwolfe.com
Panasonic Continues Leadership in Small Business Telephone Market for 2012
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