Manufactures and sells digital multifunction devices, plain paper copying machines, laser beam printers, jet printers, cameras and steppers and aligners
Canon, Inc. engages 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 MFDs, printers, copying machines for personal and office use, and production print products for print professionals.
The Imaging System Business Unit segment manufactures and markets digital cameras and digital video camcorders, as well as lenses and various related accessories.
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, micro motors, computers, handy terminals, and document scanners.
The company was founded on August 10, 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.