Manufactures and sells digital multifunction devices, plain paper copying machines, laser beam printers, jet printers, cameras and steppers and aligners
Canon, Inc. is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of office multifunction devices (MFDs), copying machines, printers, cameras, and lithography equipment.
It operates through the following segments: Office Business Unit, Imaging System Business Unit, and Industry and Others Business Unit.
The Office Business Unit segment offers office MFDs, printers, and other equipment featuring high image quality, high resolution, and high speed.
The Imaging System Business Unit segment includes interchangeable-lens and compact digital cameras, digital camcorders, digital cinema cameras, interchangeable lenses, inkjet printers, large-format inkjet printers, commercial photo printers, image scanners, broadcast equipment, and calculators.
The Industry and Others Business Unit segment offers semiconductor and flat panel display lithography equipment, digital radiography systems, ophthalmic equipment, vacuum thin-film deposition equipment, organic light-emitting diode panel manufacturing equipment, micromotors, computers, handy terminals, and document scanners.
The company was founded on August 10, 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.