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Brother Industries manufactures and sells printers, multifunction devices, fax machines, electronic stationery products and typewriters. Read more

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Xerox has been one of Brother's top competitors. Xerox's headquarters is in Norwalk, Connecticut, and was founded in 1906. Like Brother, Xerox also competes in the Technology Hardware field. Xerox generates 119% of Brother's revenue.

Epson is one of Brother's top rivals. Epson is a Public company that was founded in Suwa-shi, Nagano Prefecture in 1942. Epson is in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. Epson has 40,269 more employees vs. Brother.

Lexmark is perceived as one of Brother's biggest rivals. Lexmark was founded in 1991, and is headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky. Lexmark operates in the Electrical Components & Equipment industry. Lexmark generates $2.1B less revenue vs. Brother.


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Brother's revenue is the ranked 14th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 20.3B. Over the last four quarters, Brother's revenue has grown by 4.4%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $1.3B; in Q4 2020, it was $1.7B; in Q3 2020, it was $1.5B; in Q2 2020, Brother's revenue was $1.2B.

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Brother News

May 27, 2021PCR

Brother UK strengthens label range with new partnership and custom offering

Brother UK is partnering with NiceLabel. The new partnership comes as Brother UK launches its new cus... See more »
March 1, 2021Flexible Packaging

GreenBroz Announces Strategic Partnership With Brother Gearmotor

GreenBroz is the first company in the cannabis industry that Brother Gearmotor deals with directly.... See more »
February 23, 2021PCR

Brother UK recognised by government-backed Apprenticeships scheme

Brother UK has been recognised by a new government-backed scheme led by Investors in People, the work... See more »
December 11, 2020Wirth Consulting

Brother Launches EcoPro Supplies-Subscription Program

Brother International U.K. recently introduced a supplies-subscription program, similar to those offe... See more »
December 4, 2020News Break

Brother's App Helps Deputies Locate Sister's Fatal Crash In Weld County | News Break

WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) - Deputies were led to a fatal crash Thursday night with the help of a cell... See more »
November 13, 2020Newyork Citybizlist

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August 28, 2020Food Engineering Magazine

Brushless DC gearmotors

Brushless DC gearmotors align with automated guide vehicle (AGV) and autonomous mobile robot (AMR) ap... See more »

Brother Press Releases

April 15, 2020PR Newswire

Organize Your Workspace with the All-New Brother P-touch Pro Label Maker

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., April 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for a simple way to tackle your toughest la... See more »
March 4, 2020StreetInsider

Scan From Virtually Anywhere With New Brother Compact Mobile Document Scanners

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., March 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Â Today, Brother International Corporation introduced... See more »
January 20, 2020PR Newswire

Brother Partners with the Wolf River Conservancy to Take Steps to Protect and Enhance the Natural Environment as a Presenting Sponsor for the Wolf River Restoration Series

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Brother (www.brother.com) is a 2020 Sponsor for the Wol... See more »
December 11, 2019PR Newswire

Crafting Meets Technology with the All-New Brother P-touch Embellish ELITE

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Dec. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to add a custom personal touch to a gift, cr... See more »
July 17, 2019Business Wire

Brother Mobile Solutions to Address Evolving Home Healthcare Market and Changing Reimbursement Models at Senior Care 360 Event

WESTMINSTER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brother Mobile Solutions to Address Evolving Home Healthcare Mar... See more »
May 9, 2019PR Newswire

Brother International Corporation Supports Fashion Students With Fashion Institute of Technology Sponsorship

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Brother International Corporation is proud to support ... See more »
April 12, 2019PR Newswire

Brother International Corporation Integrates New SaaS Platform Targeting Business Process Improvement

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., April 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Brother International Corporation, a leader in busi... See more »

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15-1 Naeshiro-cho, Mizuho-ku

Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture467-8561


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Brother Industries manufactures and sells printers, multifunction devices, fax machines, electronic stationery products and typewriters. Brother was founded in 1908. Brother's headquarters is located in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, JP 467-8561. Brother'...


Brother's President, Ichiro Sasaki, currently has an approval rating of 57%. Brother's primary competitors are Xerox, Epson & Lexmark.

Frequently Asked Questions about Brother

  1. When was Brother founded?

    Brother was founded in 1908
  2. Who is Brother's CEO?

    Brother's CEO is Ichiro Sasaki
  3. How much revenue does Brother generate?

    Brother generates $5.7B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Brother have?

    Brother has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Brother's headquarters?

    Brother's headquarters is in Nagoya Aichi Prefecture, JP
  1. How many employees does Brother have?

    Brother has 38,741 employees
  2. What sector does Brother operate in?

    Brother is in Technology Hardware
  3. Who are Brother's competitors?

    Brother's top competitors are Xerox, Epson, Lexmark
  4. Who has Brother invested in?

    Brother's has invested in companies such as Innophys