MELVILLE, N.Y., April 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc. hosted an exclusive open house event at the Canon Americas Headquarters in Melville, New York on Tuesday April 15th, 2015. Andrew Paparozzi, senior vice president and chief economist at NAPL, joined with a State of the Industry report from NAPL on key business indicators and the future of print.

Guests included a mix of corporate reproduction departments and commercial printers. They were able to tour Canon U.S.A Corporate Showroom and in-plant Print Factory and Production Lab- showcasing the latest in production print solutions.

"I found the State of the Printing Industry presentation extremely informative, with practical, easy to implement ideas to help grow my business" said Lisa Storecker, owner of- Pip Printing, Oceanside, New York. Kevin Barnes, president of Trinity Press also shared his thoughts on the experience, "Today was very informative on the latest updates in the printing industry. The speaker was right on point to what we need to do in the future and we are glad we came."

A common message from both the State & Trends report and contributing guests was the need to create a culture of innovation in an increasingly competitive and complex industry, in order to evaluate our processes and identify areas in need of improvement. To evolve with the customers, their needs and success should be main focus and common goal. "This event was a great opportunity to hear directly from our production customers how our products, solutions and services enhance their efficiency and effectiveness. We value opportunities like this and plan to continue to host Open House events," said Tracie Sokol, vice president, Marketing.

About Canon Solutions America, Inc.

Canon Solutions America provides industry leading enterprise, production, and large format printing solutions, supported by exceptional professional service offerings. With the technology offerings of the Canon and Océ brands, Canon Solutions America helps companies of all sizes improve sustainability, increase efficiency, and control costs through high volume, continuous feed, digital and traditional printing, and document management solutions. A wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., Canon Solutions America is headquartered in Melville, N.Y. and has sales and service locations across the U.S. For more information on Canon Solutions America, please visit

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