Canon Inc. Kyanon kabushiki-gaisha is a Japanese multinational corporation specialized in the manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers, computer printers and medical equipment. Its headquarters are located in Ōta, Tokyo, Japan. Canon has a primary listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the TOPIX index. It has a secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
TypePublic
HQTokyo, JP
Founded1937
Size (employees)197,673 (est)
Websiteglobal.canon
Canon was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, JP
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Key People/Management at Canon

Fujio Mitarai

Fujio Mitarai

Chairman and CEO
Rokus van Iperen

Rokus van Iperen

President and CEO, Europa
Masaya Maeda

Masaya Maeda

Senior Managing Director
Seymour Liebman

Seymour Liebman

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel
Toshio Homma

Toshio Homma

Senior Managing Director
Yoroku Adachi

Yoroku Adachi

Senior Managing Director, U.S.A
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Canon Office Locations

Canon has offices in Tokyo, Melville and Buenos Aires
Tokyo, (HQ)
Ota
Buenos Aires,
San Martin 344 Piso 19
Melville,
1 Canon Park
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Canon Financials and Metrics

Canon Revenue

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Canon's revenue was reported to be ¥4.08 t in FY, 2017 which is a 19.9% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2017)

4.1t

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

19.9%

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

2.0t

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

48.8%

Net income (FY, 2017)

255.9b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

331.5b

Market capitalization (4-Dec-2018)

30.3b

Closing stock price (4-Dec-2018)

28.0

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

721.8b

EV

(159.0b)
Canon's current market capitalization is $30.3 b.
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

3.4t4.1t

Revenue growth, %

20%

Cost of goods sold

1.7t2.1t

Gross profit

1.7t2.0t
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

630.2b721.8b

Accounts Receivable

641.5b650.9b

Prepaid Expenses

264.2b288.0b

Inventories

560.7b570.0b
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

162.0b255.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

250.1b261.9b

Inventories

6.2b3.0b

Accounts Payable

56.8b5.0b
JPYY, 2017

EV/EBIT

-0.5 x

EV/CFO

-0.3 x

Revenue/Employee

20.9m

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Canon Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Kite.lyMarch 28, 2017

Canon Revenue Breakdown

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Canon revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.5% from Industry and Others, 10.5% from Medical System, 27.2% from Imaging System and 44.7% from Office

Canon revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 26.0% from Asia and Oceania, 25.2% from Europe, 27.1% from Americas and 21.7% from Japan

Human Capital Metrics

Canon's employees are reported to be approximately 13% female and 87% male.
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Canon Online and Social Media Presence

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Canon News and Updates

Influencer Marketing: Apple v Samsung, Canon v Nikon, Amazon v Google, and Oculus v Vive

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Canon Business Process Services Offers White Paper on Expanding Procurement's Influence in 2018

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Canon Business Process Services (Canon) today released a white paper spotlighting how new digital technology such as robotic process automation and advanced analytics are seen as innovative areas where procurement can contribute strategic business...

Canon imageCLASS MF525dw MFP Receives Better Buys' Editor's Choice Award

MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In accordance with its mission to well prepare enterprises for the Office of the Future, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, receives an Editor's Choice Award from Better Buys for its imageCLASS MF525dw black-and-white...

Canon U.S.A. Offers uniFLOW Online 2018.1 to Help Foster Workplace Productivity

MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- To build upon the uniFLOW Online cloud-based print management solution, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announces the latest quarterly update with enhanced features delivered automatically through the cloud to help...

Canon U.S.A. Set to Showcase Intelligent Solutions for the Future of Work to Legal Professionals at ILTACON 2018

MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With document-heavy workloads often posing potential security risks and impeding legal personnel with manual tasks, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, aims to help more securely automate content management for the...

Digital Printing Press Market increasing demand with key players: Xerox, Canon, Hewlett-Packard, Roland

Digital Printing Press market classified on the basis of product, end-user, and geographical regions. The report includes in-depth data related to revenue generation region wise and major market players in the Digital Printing Press market.  Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryT…
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Canon Company Life and Culture

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Canon Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Canon founded?

    Canon was founded in 1937.

  • Who are Canon key executives?

    Canon's key executives are Fujio Mitarai, Rokus van Iperen and Masaya Maeda.

  • How many employees does Canon have?

    Canon has 197,673 employees.

  • What is Canon revenue?

    Latest Canon annual revenue is ¥4.1 t.

  • What is Canon revenue per employee?

    Latest Canon revenue per employee is ¥20.6 m.

  • Who are Canon competitors?

    Competitors of Canon include ARC Document Solutions, Nikon and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

  • Where is Canon headquarters?

    Canon headquarters is located at Ota, Tokyo.

  • Where are Canon offices?

    Canon has offices in Tokyo, Melville and Buenos Aires.

  • How many offices does Canon have?

    Canon has 3 offices.