Canon South Africa and Océ SA will unveil the latest in their armoury of class-leading professional and production printing solutions at FESPA Africa 2015. This is the second time that Canon SA will have a presence at the exhibition but the first time that the two companies will be represented as one since the announcement in April that Canon SA will acquire Océ South Africa.
James de Waal, Manager, Production Print Group: Business Imaging Group, Canon South Africa said, ‘Canon’s cutting edge technology and expertise combined with Océ SA’s market-leading services creates a formidable force in the professional and production printing arena in Africa. As we enter a new era, FESPA Africa 2015 presents an invaluable platform for us to demonstrate our latest, combined innovations. We will also be making some exciting announcements during the expo.’
Rated 7th on the Global RepTrack’s list of Top 100 Most Reputable Companies in the World, Canon is poised to become the leading full service provider in the professional and production printing space, with the broadest portfolio of production and large format printing systems the African region.
Canon and Océ SA will be creating a new value added business unit that will work directly with customers in the professional and production printing sectors. In conjunction with this unit, Canon’s complementary channel model will continue with an increased support infrastructure to empower opportunities in new markets throughout South Africa and the rest of the African continent.
Visitors to FESPA Africa 2015 will have unequalled opportunity to interact with experts, see Canon systems in action, and learn more about how Canon will support customers and partners in Southern Africa in the future.
In 2014, at the inaugural FESPA Africa expo, Canon SA won the award for Best Mega Stand. The company is hoping to do it again.
‘We are working on making our stand bigger and better than our award-winning stand at FESPA Africa 2014. With Canon’s range of technologies on display, from image capture to output, visitors will get to experience some of the most innovative professional and production print products and solutions available, at one of the most dynamic stands at the show,’ said de Waal.
Canon products that visitors can experience at the stand include the imagePRESSC600i; ColorWave 700; imageRUNNER ADVANCE C3325i and the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C1325if.