Canon's imagePRESS and LASER CLASS Models Honored by Better Buys for Business

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., March 17, 2008 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced that the Canon imagePRESS C7000VP digital press and the facsimile-based multifunction LASER CLASS 830i/810 models were recognized with 2008 Editor's Choice Awards from Better Buys For Business, a leading independent authority on document imaging equipment.

The Editor's Choice recognition for the Canon imagePRESS C7000VP digital press will appear in Better Buys for Business's 2008 High-Volume Printer and Digital Duplicator Guide, while the award for the LASER CLASS 830i/810 will be featured in the publication's Laser Fax Guide.

"If color printing is an important part of your business, the [Canon] imagePRESS C7000VP is a machine that you need to consider. We think it's an important advance in color printing," said Stephen Hannaford, editor-in-chief, Better Buys for Business. "With little to find fault with and greater functionality, the LASER CLASS 830i/810 models are a couple of the better ones in the high-volume fax market."
imagePRESS C7000VP
Revolutionizing digital production printing, the imagePRESS line of digital presses affordably delivers the look and feel of offset print for short-run and production color applications. The imagePRESS C7000VP digital press delivers consistent print speed at 70 pages-per-minute (ppm) for letter-sized output in color, regardless of the weight of the media, combining productivity with offset image quality output.
LASER CLASS 830i/810
The Company's flagship LASER CLASS 830i/810 devices deliver the capabilities to empower most business workflows. These LASER CLASS devices go beyond just their rich facsimile features to offer fast speeds of up to 45 images-per-minute (ipm)i for scanning and 23 ppm for letter-sized print and copying, as well as network printingii, automatic duplex scanning and printing, and color sendingiii capabilities.
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc. delivers consumer, business-to-business, and industrial imaging solutions. Its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), a top patent holder of technology, ranking third overall in the U.S. in 2007†, with global revenues of $39.3 billion, is listed as one of Fortune's Most Admired Companies in America and is on the 2007 BusinessWeek list of "Top 100 Brands." To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting

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† IFI Patent Intelligence Press Release, January 2008
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i 100/200 dpi, letter
ii Optional on the LASER CLASS 810 model
iii Available only on the LASER CLASS 830i model