Apulit Island, El Nido Resorts, Taytay, Palawan, May 29, 2017– Epson PhilippinesCorporation (EPC) shared an overview of what is next for the leading digital imaging pioneer and the continuous success of Epson’s products in the country during the annual Epson Media thanksgiving event held in Apulit Island, El Nido Resorts in Palawan. In a series of presentations, Epson imparted how it has been using its core technologies toboost innovations on its varied product categories, including inkjet printers, projectors, point-of-sale printers, signage printers and digital textile printers to support Epson’s vision for the next succeeding years.
With the company’s Vision Statement, “Epson 2025” first unveiled last 2016, the company has since strengthened its focus on its four key areas of innovation, Inkjet innovation, Visual innovation, Wearables innovation and Robotics innovation. Moreover, Epson shared that the company continues to ‘create a new connected age of people, things and information with efficient, compact and precision technologies’ through different markets including the Philippines.
The Epson Vision Statement 2025 is the next phase of development for the company worldwide, with Epson companies all over the world working to expand the scope of its efficient, compact and precision technologies to help free people from repetitive manual work and from unnecessary waste of time and effort.
Epson’s continuous success in its varying product categories is supported by its leading figures in the market. For Inkjet innovations, Epson gained a 51% market share, which made 1 out of 2 printers sold last year an Epson printer. The Professional Printers category continues to dominate and reported a 41% market share. Moreover, Epsonhas also been the No. 1 POS Receipt Printer for 7 years running. For Visual Innovations, with education becoming more and more advanced and interactive, Epson shared that it has gained a 67% market share.
“Simply put, Epson’s goal is to heighten people’s creativity, and to create a sustainable society in which people enjoy safe and healthy lifestyles.The long-term successes in Epson inkjet printer, projector and point-of-sale printer categories havepaved the way towards this direction, as much as the recent successes of Epson products in Commercial & Industrial Printing and Wearable Technology” saysMr. Ed Bonoan, Senior General Manager and Marketing Head, Epson Philippines.
With a long legacy of innovations in its 75 years of existence, The Seiko Epson Corporation has continued to expand on its long-establishedstrengths as a manufacturing company. Refining the company's super-microprocessing and precision processing technologies in the development of its watches, and then expanding those technologies into other fields, is what led to its rapid progress. With an ever-increasing portfolio of innovative products, the digital imaging pioneer vows to make the next decades even better.
“2017 is truly vital for the company as we continue to focus on making livessimpler and tasks easier with our innovations. These are what make Epson a trusted brand in many parts of the world”, concludes Mr. Toshimitsu Tanaka, Managing Director and President, Epson Philippines and Country Manager, Epson Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 72,000 employees in 88 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts.
About Epson Southeast Asia
Since 1982, Epson has developed a strong presence across major markets in Southeast Asia. Led by the regional headquarters Epson Singapore, Epson’s businessin Southeast Asia spans an extensive network of 11 countries with a comprehensive infrastructure of close to500 service outlets, 7 Epson solution centres and 7 manufacturing facilities. http://www.epson.com.sg
About Epson Philippines
Epson’s corporate presence in the Philippines commenced in 1998. It grew rapidly into a billion peso company in a span of a few years from its establishment due to its client-oriented approach in its business management style by its dedicated and innovative staff members and officers. Epson Philippines has an extensive network of 77 Authorized Service Centers nationwide with more than 200 dealers and more than 800 shops across the Country. For more details, please visit our website (www.epson.com.ph) or our Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/EpsonPhilippines).
For product inquiries and technical support, please contact Epson Customer Care at: Metro Manila: (02) 441-9030; Toll Free: 1-800-1069-37766 (PLDT), 1-800-3-0037766 (DIGITEL) or visit the Epson Customer Care website:http://customercare.epson.com.ph