Canon announces corporate name change of to Canon Production Printing

October 1, 2019—Canon Inc. (“Canon”; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Fujio Mitarai) and Holding B.V. (“ ”; President and CEO: Minoru Asada; Headquarters: Venlo, the Netherlands) today announced the official corporate name (trade name) change of Canon Group company to Canon Production Printing.

After joining the Canon Group in 2010, has continued to develop and manufacture its printing products under the brand. By renaming to Canon Production Printing and integrating the products under the Canon brand, we will create brand unity across all areas of our printing business, improve synergies across our portfolio and establish a clear end-to-end, go-to-market approach. The change of the company name comes into effect as of 1 January 2020.

Since its establishment in 1877, has introduced a number of unique copying and printing technologies. Through further integration with the Canon Group, will continue to develop its core technologies and grow its market share as Canon Production Printing, in order to accelerate the growth of the Canon Group’s commercial printing business worldwide.

develops and manufactures high-tech printing products and workflow software for the commercial printing market. The product offering includes continuous-feed and cut-sheet printers for high-volume printing and publishing, and large-format printers for display graphics and CAE/GIS applications.

Overview of

1) Trade name           :     

2) New trade name    :     Canon Production Printing

3) Representative      :     Minoru Asada (President and Chief Executive Officer)

4) Location                :     Venlo, Netherlands

5) Established            :     October 1877

6) Scope of business  :     Production printing hardware and software