SHARP SELECTS HENDRIX BUSINESS SYSTEMS, INC. AS AN AUTHORIZED DEALER AND EXPANDS NATIONAL INDEPENDENT DEALER NETWORK

MONTVALE, NJ, 8/1/2022 – Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America, a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, announced that Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. has joined its extensive nationwide network of authorized dealers. As part of the agreement, Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. will now offer a range of integrated technology solutions, including Sharp’s comprehensive portfolio of copiers and multifunction printers (MFPs). Sharp Authorized Dealers receive a wide array of marketing and sales support, including access to innovative tools and ongoing training.

“Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. is a strong addition to our dealer network, and we are pleased to bring additional support to the Charlotte, Raleigh, and Greensboro, NC area markets,” said John Sheehan, Executive Vice President, Channel Sales, Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America. “We look forward to working with Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. to provide North and parts of South Carolina organizations with innovative products and services to increase business efficiency.” 

“At Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. we strive to provide our customers with the best possible fit of products and services,” said Roger Hendrix, President and CEO of Hendrix Business Systems, Inc.  “The addition of Sharp’s innovative product portfolio will expand our capabilities and help us develop a strong value proposition for our customers.”

                Hendrix Business Systems, Inc., headquartered just outside of Charlotte, in Matthews, NC, has been in the office equipment and technology solutions business since 1976, serving clients in Charlotte, Greensboro, and Raleigh, NC areas.  Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America is a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, the U.S. sales, and marketing subsidiary of Sharp Corporation, Osaka, Japan. 

About Sharp Electronics Corporation
Sharp Electronics Corporation is the U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s Sharp Corporation. Sharp is a worldwide developer of one-of-a-kind home appliances, networked multifunctional office solutions, professional displays, and smart office technologies. Sharp has been named to Fortune magazine’s 2020 and 2022 World’s Most Admired Companies List, ranking the world’s most respected and reputable companies. Sharp’s headquarters in Montvale, NJ has been named a “Best Places to Work in NJ” in 2021 and 2022 by NJBIZ, a leading New Jersey business publication.

About Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America is a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation. markets Sharp’s Simply Smarter business products and solutions, such as professional displays, laptops, desktop monitors, and a full suite of copier and printer solutions, that can help companies manage workflow efficiently and increase productivity so they can work smarter. SIICA markets its products through a vast network of independent dealerships as well as its through its direct sales division Sharp Business Systems (SBS). By accelerating collaboration, improving efficiencies, digitizing workflows, and increasing information security, Sharp strives to help businesses achieve Simply Smarter work through technology that is smart and easy to use.

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About Hendrix Business Systems, Inc.

Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. is a privately held Charlotte-based technology company that specializes in providing businesses of all types and sizes with the highest quality imaging equipment and technology solutions. Founded in 1976 as an office equipment repair service company, Hendrix Business Systems continues to operate with this same deep-seated commitment to service by backing what they sell with award-winning service.  Hendrix Business Systems offers the most reliable brands available on the market today. For more information, visit https://hendrixbusiness.com/ .

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Timothy A. Manuel

Marketing Manager

704.574.4800

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Canon Claims BLI 2022 A3 Line of the Year Award from Keypoint Intelligence

Tokyo, JP – Keypoint Intelligence, the world’s leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, announced that Canon has won the coveted Buyers Lab (BLI) 2022 A3 Line of the Year Award. Given once a year, this award recognizes the vendor that has the product line deemed best overall based on rigorous lab evaluations.

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Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. as a 2021 ENX Magazine Elite Dealer

Toluca Lake, CA (December 1, 2021)—ENX Magazine announced that Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. was among the 120 companies chosen this year as a 2021 Elite Dealer. This is the fourth time that Hendrix Business Systems has been chosen among the nation’s top office technology dealerships.

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Hendrix Elite Dealer 2021

“We are very humbled to receive this award for the fourth year in a row. This past year was challenging as we worked through unusual situations that the COVID-19 pandemic brought to us,” said Tim Manuel, Marketing and Operations Manager for Hendrix. “This year, this award can be attributed to Everyone at Hendrix. We worked together as a team, on-site and remotely, continue to serve our customers with better than expected service and this has made all the difference,” he continued.

Each year, ENX Magazine judges Elite Dealer applicants on a number of criteria, from technical service excellence to marketing proficiency, growth initiatives, technology leadership, industry accolades, and philanthropy. Those dealers chosen are profiled in the December issue of ENX Magazine.

“We salute this year’s cast of Elite Dealers, who continue to demonstrate an unwavering commitment to customer and technical service excellence in the face of unprecedented challenges,” said Susan Neimes, managing editor of ENX Magazine and ENX The Week In Imaging. “Each dealer has exhibited unparalleled resilience in continuing to adapt to the evolving needs of their customer base. At the same time, the Elite Dealer is mindful of preserving internal jobs and fomenting a family-based culture, because their people are the face of the organization. This year’s list is a testament to teamwork and unity.”

About ENX Magazine
ENX Magazine is a monthly publication dedicated to the office technology and document imaging industry since 1994. Now in its 28th year, ENX Magazine continues to deliver exclusive editorial coverage on market opportunities and issues, news and trends, company profiles, new products, and industry insights. With a monthly circulation of more than 25,000 hard copies, ENX Magazine serves as a leading integrated resource that brings together industry people, products, and business concepts and strategies for office technology industry professionals.

The magazine also publishes ENX The Week In Imaging, a weekly e-newsletter that provides news, profiles, technology, and business updates, along with blogs from some of the industry’s most prominent players.

About Hendrix Business Systems, Inc.

Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. is a privately held Charlotte-based technology company that specializes in providing businesses of all types and sizes with the highest quality imaging equipment and related software solutions. As an Authorized Canon®, HP®, and Xerox® independent dealer, Hendrix Business Systems offers the most reliable brands available on the market today. Founded in 1976 as an office equipment repair service company, Hendrix Business Systems continues to operate with this same deep-seated commitment to service by backing what they sell with award-winning service.

Hendrix Business Systems, current and future clients can visit one of four fully operational technology labs and showrooms located in uptown Charlotte, Matthews, Raleigh, or Greensboro, North Carolina. On exhibition, are everyday office imaging and document solutions, such as Multifunction Copiers, Desktop Printers & Scanners. Plus, High-Speed Production Printing Equipment and document finishing equipment, like paper Cutters and Folders. These high-tech lab environments offer “proof of concept” for our customers looking to understand the benefits that their suite of hardware and software solutions is capable of providing. For more information, please visit https://hendrixbusiness.com/ 

Canon U.S.A. Introduces Four New High-Speed A4 Color Models to its Line-up of Office Multifunction Printers

The imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C568iF Series is designed to deliver high efficiency, productive scanning, intuitive ease of use, and impressive color quality.

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Canon is excited to introduce the availability of the new imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C568iF Series. These new A4 models, available as both desktop and freestanding configurations, are designed to deliver high efficiency, productive scanning, and intuitive ease of use, as well as help users produce impressive color quality, crisp text, and consistent images at fast print speeds. The new imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C568iF/C568iFZ models, capable of printing up to 60 pages per minute (ppm), are the fastest A4 color models ever in the imageRUNNER ADVANCE lineup.

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Canon U.S.A. Wins Four Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab 2021 Pick Awards

MELVILLE, NY, September 9, 2021 – Aligning with the company’s commitment to provide solutions that answer customer and market needs, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has received four Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab 2021 Pick awards: Three for imageRUNNER ADVANCE multifunction printers and one to recognize two new MAXIFY Business Inkjet All-in-One printers. After rigorous testing, Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab’s team of analysts and technicians determine which office equipment solutions are among the leaders of the competition tested in their respective categories.

“At Canon, we are committed to developing solutions that meet a variety of business needs –currently the major shift to hybrid work environments. We are proud that Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab recognizes these additions of the imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C5800 Series and MAXIFY Inkjet GX6020/GX7020 All-in-One printers to our existing high-quality product offerings; we think it shows proof of that commitment,” said Shinichi Yoshida, executive vice president and general manager, Canon U.S.A., Inc.

These awards identify the recognized products as excellent digital imaging solutions in their respective categories:

Copier A3 MFP Category Award Wins:

  • imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C5840i – Outstanding 40-ppm A3 Color MFP
  • imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C5860i – Outstanding 60-ppm A3 Color MFP
  • imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C5870i – Outstanding 70-ppm A3 Color MFP

“Canon’s new mid-range A3 color solutions proved to be the top-rated option this BLI Awards season for medium-size to large businesses,” said George Mikolay, Keypoint Intelligence’s associate director of A3 hardware/production. “All three devices proved to be exceptionally reliable as well as very easy to use from a walk-up, workstation, and service perspective. The ‘know one, know all’ philosophy will make the transition from one speed band to the next seamless based on the workload needs of different environments. Image quality will have no problem meeting the demands of general office use and more marketing-intensive purposes.”

Business Inkjet A4 MFP Category Award Win:

“Canon’s MAXIFY GX6020/GX7020 devices offer great value to small and home office environments,” said Kaitlin Shaw, associate director of A4 hardware at Keypoint Intelligence. “These devices deliver standout user-friendliness and image quality. The MAXIFY series of MegaTank printers utilizes a high-volume continuous ink supply system which can significantly reduce ink costs for color printing. Intuitive touchscreens and print drivers, simple routine maintenance procedures to minimize downtime, and flexible mobile support may help to boost productivity. And to top it all off, the devices’ vibrant color output can help marketing materials stand out from the crowd – all in an incredibly small device footprint.”

For more information, please visit www.usa.canon.com.

About Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab
Keypoint Intelligence is a one-stop shop for the digital imaging industry. With our unparalleled services and unmatched depth of knowledge, we cut through the noise of data to offer clients the independent insights and responsive tools they need in those mission-critical moments that define their products and empower their sales.

For over 50 years, Buyers Lab has been the global document imaging industry’s resource for unbiased and reliable information, test data, and competitive selling tools. What started out as a consumer-based publication about office equipment has become an all-encompassing industry resource. Buyers Lab evolves in tandem with the ever-changing landscape of document imaging solutions, constantly updating our methods, expanding our offerings, and tracking cutting-edge developments.

About Buyers Lab Pick Awards
Buyers Lab Picks stand alone in the industry and are hard-earned awards as they are based on rigorous testing, including an extensive durability assessment and evaluation of key attributes such as usability, image quality, and value. Each product that passes our lab test earns Buyers Lab’s Recommended or Highly Recommended seal and our Certificate of Reliability, with the best performers qualifying as Pick contenders.

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 to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $30.4 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2020† and is one of Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2020. 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 and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.

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Canon U.S.A. Ranked #1 Market Share Position in All U.S. A3 Laser MFP Segments in 2019

MELVILLE, NY, March 12, 2020 – Coinciding with its mission of developing advanced technology built to support its customers on their digital transformation journeys, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has been ranked the Number One Market Share position in all U.S. A3 laser multifunction printer (“MFP”) segments, according to IDC’s U.S. Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, 2019 Q4 report. Canon is also the only vendor to rank among the top three market share leaders in the laser technology category across each US A3 and A4 Copier/MFP segment for color, monochrome, as well as combined monochrome and color markets, according to IDC.

Canon emerged as the top market share leader in the following A3 segments:

2019 US Laser A3 Copier/MFP (Monochrome and Color) – #1 Market Share Leader: Canon 24%
2019 US Laser A3 Copier/MFP (Monochrome) – #1 Market Share Leader: Canon 25%
2019 US Laser A3 Copier/MFP (Color) – #1 Market Share Leader: Canon 24%

The A3 market comprises mostly enterprise, corporate office and general office environments, while the A4 market consists of solutions designed for small businesses and home offices. To be recognized as a leader in both of these segments showcases Canon’s ability to benefit customers through a variety of its high-quality solutions. The company recently expanded its award-winning imageRUNNER ADVANCE color and monochrome MFP solutions through the introduction of the imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX MFP series, which offers advanced scan functionality, easy-to-implement cloud-ready capabilities, and a foundation of strong security.

“As one of the top-ranked U.S. patent registrants for each of the last thirty-four years, Canon is committed to developing technologies designed to drive innovation, and support customer and business needs,” says Shinichi Yoshida, executive vice president and general manager, Canon U.S.A. Inc. “To emerge as a top IDC Market Share leader across the monochrome, color, and monochrome and color U.S. A3 and A4 MFP laser categories is a great testament to our company’s diverse advancements, helping us stand out amongst others in the market.”

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 to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $33 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2019† and was named one of Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2020. 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 and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.

Hendrix Business Systems Selected as a 2019 ENX Magazine Elite Dealer For Second Consecutive Year

October 17, 2019 – Toluca Lake, CA — ENX Magazine announced that Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. (HBS) was among the 137 companies chosen this year as a 2019 Elite Dealer for the year. HBS is an independent supplier of office imaging equipment, software, support, and related services and supplies with market presence in North and South Carolina.

“We are delighted to, once again, be awarded this honor for the second year in a row,” said Roger Hendrix, President and CEO of HBS. “Our team works extremely hard at each aspect of our business and it is nice to be recognized by industry experts, like ENX Magazine,” he continued.

ENX Magazine selected this year’s winners based on several criteria, including marketing prowess, digital transformation, leadership, work environment, technology, customer service and charitable endeavors. “In our eyes, an Elite Dealer makes a concerted effort to produce a winning experience for not just its clients, but its employees and vendors as well,” said Susan Neimes, managing editor of ENX Magazine and ENX The Week In Imaging. “A defined corporate culture and a willingness to embrace new technologies—and share them with their customer base—also goes a long way. There’s no one ingredient behind an Elite Dealer—it’s a confluence of many factors that lifts these performers above the rest.”

About ENX Magazine
ENX Magazine is a monthly publication dedicated to the office technology and document imaging industry since 1994. Now in its 26th year, ENX Magazine continues to deliver exclusive editorial coverage on market opportunities and issues, news and trends, company profiles, new products, and industry insights. With a monthly circulation of more than 27,000 hard copies, ENX Magazine serves as a leading integrated resource that brings together industry people, products, and business concepts and strategies for office technology industry professionals.
The magazine also publishes ENX The Week In Imaging, a weekly e-newsletter that provides news, profiles, technology and business updates, along with blogs from some of the industry’s most prominent players.

About Hendrix Business Systems, Inc.
Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. is a privately held, Charlotte-based technology company that specializes in providing businesses of all types and sizes with the highest quality imaging equipment and related software solutions. Founded in 1976 as an office equipment repair service company, Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. continues to operate with this same fundamental commitment to service by backing everything they sell with award-winning service. As an Authorized Canon®, HP® and Xerox® independent dealer, Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. offers the most reliable and advanced equipment available on the market today with specialists to implement solutions tailored to a variety of business environments. For more information, please visit hendrixbusiness.com.

Hendrix Business Systems Announces Acquisition of Nimble Technologies

Continues market share growth strategy in North Carolina

Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. (HBS), an independent supplier of office imaging equipment, software, support, and related services and supplies, announced today that they acquired Nimble Technologies of Charlotte, NC. The acquisition is a strategic maneuver to further increase HBS’ market presence in North and South Carolina.

Nimble Technologies originally opened its doors as Carolina Digital Solutions in 2010 as a full-service business equipment dealership focusing on reselling and servicing Xerox® products. In 2016, they rebranded the company as USA Copiers and steadily grew their customer base. Then in 2018, they reinvented themselves as Nimble Technologies continuing their growth on the office equipment side of the business, plus added consulting services that focused on print infrastructure security in the healthcare, legal, and financial industry segments.

“We are very pleased to add Nimble Technologies’ clients and their team’s expertise to the Hendrix family. We know that they placed top priority on offering high-quality products, such as Xerox®, and backed them with excellent technical support,” said Roger Hendrix, President and CEO of HBS. “These values will fit perfectly into Hendrix’s mission and current product lineup of Canon®, HP®, and Xerox®,” Roger continued. “We are confident that we can make this a smooth transition and our entire team will be working hard to build relationships with our new clients.”

“Hendrix Business Systems has successfully operated in the office equipment business for over 43 years,” said William Albaugh, Owner of Nimble Technologies. “I strongly believe that Nimble’s customers will be served exceptionally well by the Hendrix team. In short, they are a market leader with the resources proven to deliver the right solutions and exceptional technical service to their customer base.”

Hendrix Business Systems, Inc has been awarded the 2018 Platinum Partner Award from Canon !!

Hendrix Business Systems, Inc has been awarded the 2018 Platinum Partner Award from Canon !! Over the past year, our leadership and dedication to Canon and Canon Financial Services earned this prestigious recognition. Thank you for being such amazing partners, Canon & CFS!

Chuck Crotts TOP 2 Canon PRISMAsync Sales Representative in the Country

Congratulations, CHUCK CROTTS! Wednesday afternoon, Chuck Crotts was honored in a ceremony awarding him for his outstanding sales performance with Canon PRISMAsync. TOP 2 in the Country- WOW! In April, Chuck also participated in the PRISMA Leadership Winners Trip to Germany – he can’t be stopped (& we don’t want him to be!!)

PRISMAsync for Canon imagePRESS is a media-based workflow solution and a powerful color gamut that increases first-time-print output on any type of media. It also provides the extra edge in terms of print quality, productivity, and operator convenience.