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Chairman & CEO

Fujio Mitarai

CEO Approval Rating

59/100

Founded:

1937

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTokyo Stock Exchange7751

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Xerox is Canon's #1 competitor. Xerox is a Public company that was founded in 1906 in Norwalk, Connecticut. Xerox is in the Technology Hardware industry. Compared to Canon, Xerox has 157,297 fewer employees.

Ricoh is seen as one of Canon's biggest rivals. Ricoh was founded in Ota-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture} in 1936. Ricoh is in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment field. Compared to Canon, Ricoh generates $14.8B less revenue.

Konica Minolta is one of Canon's top competitors. Konica Minolta is headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture, and was founded in 1873. Konica Minolta competes in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. Konica Minolta generates 25% the revenue of Canon.

Canon Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$31B

Canon's revenue is the ranked 6th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 48B. Over the last three quarters, Canon's revenue has grown by 6%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $7.6B; in Q4 2020, it was $10B; in Q3 2020, it was $7.2B.

Canon Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
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BriefCam Ltd.

May 2018

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undisclosed
BriefCam is a SaaS-based platform that provides video content analytics and synopsis software solutions for education and transportation sectors.
Fysicon BV

Mar 2018

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undisclosed
Fysicon designs and develops hardware and software products for hospital IT and cardiovascular monitoring systems.
Kite Tech Ltd.

Mar 2017

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undisclosed
Kite offers iOS and Android SDKs that enables developers to provide personalized print products.

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Efficient Mailcom Sdn. Bhd.

Dec 2015

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undisclosed
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Efficient Softech Sdn. Bhd.

Dec 2015

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Canon has acquired. Canon has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was BriefCam Ltd. in May 2018. BriefCam is a SaaS-based platform that provides video content analytics and synopsis software solutions for education and transportation sectors.

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Canon Headquarters

30-2, Shimomaruko 3-chome

Ohta-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture146-8501

81-3-3758-2111

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Canon Summary

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Canon, Inc. (NYSE: CAJ; Tokyo Stock Exchange: 7751) is a manufacturer of business and consumer imaging products. It is a Japanese multinational corporation specialized in the manufacture of imaging and optical products including cameras, digital camer...

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Canon's Chairman & CEO, Fujio Mitarai, currently has an approval rating of 59%. Canon's primary competitors are Xerox, Ricoh & Konica Minolta.

Frequently Asked Questions about Canon

  1. When was Canon founded?

    Canon was founded in 1937
  2. Who is Canon's CEO?

    Canon's CEO is Fujio Mitarai
  3. How much revenue does Canon generate?

    Canon generates $31B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Canon have?

    Canon has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Canon's headquarters?

    Canon's headquarters is in Ohta-ku Tōkyō Prefecture, JP
  2. How many employees does Canon have?

    Canon has 181,897 employees
  3. What sector does Canon operate in?

    Canon is in Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment
  4. Who are Canon's competitors?

    Canon's top competitors are Xerox, Ricoh, Konica Minolta