Tokyo, Japan—Canon Inc. and Océ Holding B.V. announced the official corporate name change of the Canon Group company Océ to Canon Production Printing. The change of the company name comes into effect as of January 1, 2020. Minoru Asada remains president and chief executive officer.
After joining the Canon Group in 2010, Océ continued to develop and manufacture its printing products under the Océ brand.
“By renaming Océ to Canon Production Printing and integrating the Océ 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,” Canon announced.
Moreover, since its establishment in 1877, Océ has introduced a number of unique copying and printing technologies. Through further integration with the Canon Group, Océ will continue to develop its core technologies and grow its market share with its new branding.
Océ: Now Canon Production Printing
Océ develops as well as manufactures high-tech printing products and workflow software for the commercial printing market. Product offerings include continuous-feed and cut-sheet printers for high-volume printing and publishing, as well as large-format printers.