Océ Business Services Named a Top 100 Global Outsourcing Company for the Sixth Straight Year
IAOP Names Océ to the Select Leaders Category of the 2012 IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 List
NEW YORK (February 21, 2012) Océ Business Services, a Canon Group company and a leader in managed business process services, has been named to the top-ranked Leaders category of the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals' (IAOP®) 2012 Global Outsourcing 100 ® list. The list defines the standard of excellence in outsourcing service delivery. This is the sixth straight year in which Océ Business Services has been ranked a Leader in The Global Outsourcing 100.
"In today's economy, it is more important than ever for outsourcing end users to be able to easily identify and select the right company for their outsourcing needs," said IAOP Chairman Michael F. Corbett. "Global Outsourcing 100 and The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors lists are essential for companies that are looking for proven leaders and rising stars in the outsourcing industry."
"Because of the rigorous application and acute judging processes involved, the Global Outsourcing 100 and The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors rankings not only help companies make better-informed purchasing decisions, they raise the bar for excellence in the industry," added IAOP CEO Debi Hamill.
The Global Outsourcing 100 and its sub-lists are essential references for companies seeking new and expanded relationships with the best companies in the industry. The list includes companies from around the world that provide the full spectrum of outsourcing services, from information technology and business process outsourcing to facility services, real estate and capital asset management, manufacturing and logistics.
The organizations selected for The Global Outsourcing 100 are currently being recognized at the IAOP 2012 Outsourcing World Summit®, currently taking place in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Océ Business Services is exhibiting at the Summit with experts on hand to help organizations better understand how outsourced document management processes can help reduce costs and drive efficiency. Official Global Outsourcing 100 rankings will be published in the July 23rd Global 500 issue of FORTUNE® magazine, in a special advertising feature produced by IAOP.
Océ is one of the leading providers of document management and printing for professionals. The Océ offering includes office printing and copying systems, high speed digital production printers and wide format printing systems for both technical documentation and color display graphics. Océ is also a foremost supplier of document management outsourcing. Many of the Fortune Global 500 companies and leading commercial printers are Océ customers. The company was founded in 1877. With headquarters in Venlo, The Netherlands, Océ is active in over 100 countries and employs more than 20,000 people worldwide. Océ North America is headquartered in Trumbull, CT, with additional business units in Chicago, IL and Boca Raton, FL. For more information visit www.oce.com.
Océ and Canon: Stronger together
In 2010 Océ joined the Canon Group of companies with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, to create the global leader in the printing industry. Canon develops, manufactures and markets a growing line-up of copying machines, printers, cameras, optical and other products that meet a diverse range of customer needs. The Canon Group comprises over 198,000 employees worldwide. Global net sales in 2011 totalled USD 45.6 billion. Visit the Canon Inc. website at www.canon.com.
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With more than $45 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks fourth overall in patent holdings in the U.S. in 2010† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2011. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss.
†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.
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