Canon U.S.A. Collaborates with Online Craft Television Network My Craft Channel

  Canon U.S.A. Collaborates with Online Craft Television Network My Craft

  My Craft Channel Demonstrates Crafting and Scrapbooking Capabilities with
    Canon Products Through A Free Online Video Series Developed to Inspire
                          Imagination and Creativity

Business Wire

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- September 12, 2013

To showcase fun and creative ways to use Canon printers for crafting projects,
Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is collaborating
with the popular online craft TV network, My Craft Channel (MCC) on a 12-week
instructional video series titled, “Get Creative with Canon.” MCC will produce
weekly inspirational and educational videos showing users how Canon printers
can be used to create fun projects for crafting, scrapbooking and home décor.

The series will teach artists, crafters and scrapbookers about how Canon
products, such as the PIXMA MG7120 Wireless^1Photo All-In-One printer, can be
used to print photos for scrapbooking and do-it-yourself projects. Segment
themes include: Bring Your Digital Files to Life, Beyond the Frame, and
Personalized Gifts.

“Our new relationship with My Craft Channel is indicative of Canon’s continued
interest and commitment to the crafting community,” said Yuichi Ishizuka,
executive vice president and general manager, Imaging Technologies &
Communications Group, Canon U.S.A. “We look forward to My Craft Channel
showcasing Canon printers in its creative video series and educating this
online community on how Canon products can enhance their crafting

"We are thrilled to team up with Canon to present a brand new creative
printing series,” said Kristine McKay, founder and president, My Craft
Channel. “Each week, we will show you ways that you can transform your home
printer into a tool for home décor, party planning, gift giving, and more.
Before you know it, your Canon printer will be your favorite craft tool, like
it is ours."

The first of the 12 videos aired on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013. Episodes are
scheduled to air every Wednesday up until Nov. 20, 2013 and can be accessed
through the MCC website at

To learn more about Canon’s craft and product offerings, or to see the full
schedule of Canon segments on MCC, visit the Canon Crafting Corner at

About My Craft Channel

My Craft Channel is the first-of-its-kind online craft TV network that
features top craft celebrities from across the country. It brings the blogger,
crafter and scrapbook community together in one place to provide inspiration
through HD-quality broadcasting in various categories from sewing,
scrapbooking, DIY products, mixed media, stamping, home décor, hybrid digital,
photography, party planning, product reviews and more. The network’s mission
is to create a community where women around the world can unlock inspiration
and develop their talents through interaction with the energetic and talented
hosts at My Craft Channel. The My Craft Channel team works diligently to seek
out high-quality and affordable products, tools, and designs and to
demonstrate and display those products to your desktop or mobile device daily.

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
responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up
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us on Twitter @CanonUSA.

†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark

All referenced product names, and other marks, are trademarks of their
respective owners.

^1Wireless 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.


Ashley Dickerson
Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Emily Moran
Canon U.S.A., Inc.
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