28 Sep 2020 — Canon announced the launch of the imagePRESS C165, a new addition to the imagePRESS series of color production printers. Supporting diverse output and in-house printing, the printer offers high-productivity output of 65 pages per minute (ppm) when producing A4 documents in landscape mode, while requiring a small installation area similar to that of an office multi-function device. “Delivering excellent print quality and paper compatibility, the imagePRESS C165 enhances production efficiency by enabling on-demand, in-house production of marketing collateral necessary for sales promotion, such as pamphlets, posters and business cards. It is built with versatility in mind, fulfilling a varied range of business requirements ranging from office to commercial printing,” said Kazuhiro Ozawa, Canon Marketing Philippines Inc, President and CEO.Read More
31 Jul 2020 — “To remain competitive in an increasingly complex business environment, companies big and small are constantly looking for simple solutions to optimize operational efficiencies, most especially during today’s trying times wherein we are all working towards creating conducive work operations as a result of the global pandemic,” said Kazuhiro Ozawa, Canon Marketing (Philippines), Inc. President & CEO. " A highly practical MFD, the imageRUNNER 2425 combines various advanced yet simple-to-use features to help users improve work performance. In addition to enabling a mobile workforce with wireless connectivity and cloud integration, the sleek MFD delivers robust business security and an intuitive user experience that a lot of our start-ups can benefit from which will enable them to work efficiently, whether they are working from home or in their respective office spaces.” Seamless User Experience Aimed at providing users with superb ease of use, the new iR2425 comes with a large 7-inch color touch panel that supports smooth operation with great visibility. Known as the Home Screen, the iR2425 adopts the same user interface (UI) as with the award-winning imageRUNNER ADVANCE series, enabling a unified user experience across Canon’s wide range of MFDs in the event of integration with existing device fleet. Notably, a Timeline feature on Home Screen displays the history of settings used during past or repeated scan and copy jobs, helping users complete routine tasks with one-touch and avoid the inconvenience of repetitive operations. The iR2425 also provides users with the ability to customize preferences, offering personalization of initial display screen, display language as well as frequently-used functions for added convenience and productivity. Maximum Business Security The latest iR2425 helps businesses deter security breaches by allowing users to safely power-on the MFD based on Root of Trust (RoT) with Verify System at Start-up. A vital device security function, it checks the validity of firmware and applications to avert unauthorized modifications. Equipped with uniFLOW Online Express, a cloud-based print management solution, the iR2425 offers authentication functions that effectively prevent unauthorized device access. Businesses can also avoid information leakage by eliminating unattended printouts with Force Hold Print, allowing the MFD to hold print jobs until users securely release the jobs for printing. Excellent Connectivity and Mobility Built to meet the needs of today’s businesses, the iR2425 connects to wireless networks and integrates with public cloud platforms effortlessly. The MFD also supports a wide range of mobile printing solutions including Canon PRINT Business, Google Cloud Print™, Apple® AirPrint™ and Mopria® Print Service. Enabling seamless mobility, the iR2425 helps users ensure productivity even while on the go.
03 Jul 2020 — With a longstanding vision to boost business productivity, Canon announced the newest addition to their fleet of Large Format Printers, the Canon imagePROGRAF TA-5200 and 5300 series that comes with free Canon PosterArist Lite. Perfectly suited for CAD, design and creative businesses, the printers produce high quality posters, artworks, production supplies and advertising materials that are also perfectly suitable to cater to a variety of enterprises outside of the creative space. “As we slowly begin to ease into normalcy, we want to be able to cater to a number of businesses, which includes the architecture, engineering, creative and design, and marketing industries, but augmenting entrepreneurs and start ups, who are searching for the right tools and products that will help boost their businesses and production needs. It is a befitting time to introduce products, such as the Canon imagePROGRAF TA Series, that will help businesses and enterprises now that we are all working to recover from the global business disruption caused by the pandemic,” said Kazuhiro Ozawa, Canon Marketing (Philippines), Inc. President & CEO.
04 May 2020 — In order to stop the spread of COVID-19, there is an urgent need for business, government and academia to overcome existing barriers and join forces, free from established mindsets, to accelerate development and manufacturing in such fields as therapeutic drugs, vaccines, medical devices and infection control products. Entities who become signatories of the COVID-19 Countermeasure Declaration pledge that they will not assert their patents, utility models, designs or copyrights during the time of this crisis against any activities whose purpose is stopping the spread of COVID-19, including diagnosis, prevention, containment and treatment. By eliminating the need for complicated, time-consuming analysis of intellectual property rights of the declarers and license negotiations for such intellectual property rights, this declaration clears the way for the fastest possible means of research, development and manufacture of the most effective tools to combat the spread of COVID-19. A large number of entities possessing substantial patent portfolio and industry organizations have joined the declaration in response to the invitation by Professor Fumihiko Matsuda of Kyoto University and Canon. The founding members of the declaration welcome other intellectual property rights owners to join them and further contribute to the goal of halt the spread of COVID-19. IP OPEN ACCESS DECLARATION AGAINST COVID-19 website: https://www.gckyoto.com/covid-2