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Global sales of Fujitsu ScanSnap document scanners break the three million mark

ScanSnap success story reaches new milestone

PFU Imaging Solutions Europe

London, July 28, 2014
  • ScanSnap success story started in 2001, first two million units sold by June 2012
  • Another million ScanSnap scanners sold in less than two years
  • Key to success: delivering on customers’ expectations

Worldwide sales of the Fujitsu ScanSnap series now exceeds three million units, representing another milestone in the success story of this personal document scanner product line. The first two million ScanSnap scanners were sold between July 2001 and June 2012, and Fujitsu achieved the three million milestone in less than two years later making ScanSnap the second best selling document scanner range of all time beaten only by Fujitsu’s own fi Series range of professional document management scanners.

Fujitsu ScanSnap document scanner familyProduct range of Fujitsu ScanSnap series of personal document scanners

"More and more companies, and particularly small and medium enterprises (SME), are seeing the need for document management solutions and the benefits of digitising documents", says Mike Nelson, Vice President at PFU Imaging Solutions Europe Ltd. "Delivering on our customers’ expectations is of utmost importance to us, through easy-to-use solutions, innovative technology and the highest quality of customer service. This is the secret of the ScanSnap growth and we aim to build on the trust that our customers around the world have in the ScanSnap series."

The ScanSnap series of personal document scanners set the pace for innovations in technology. The Fujitsu company PFU introduced the first ScanSnap in July 2001. Since then PFU has delighted many customers around the world, with total global sales surpassing one million units in December 2009, two million units at the end of June 2012 and three million at the end of April 2014.

In its commitment to meeting the changing needs of customers, PFU is further developing the ScanSnap series according to the needs of different markets and client requests, in order to provide products that support the businesses and lifestyles of a wide range of users.

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About PFU

Fujitsu brand scanners are designed, manufactured and marketed worldwide by PFU Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited (Japan). PFU is a globally active IT provider that designs, manufactures and markets computer hardware, peripheral products and enterprise software. PFU offers a broad portfolio of document scanners for professional personal, desktop, workgroup and high-volume production environments and is one of the world's leading document scanner companies. PFU has been engaged in the document imaging scanner business for more than 25 years and generates an annual turnover of over $1 billion.
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About PFU Imaging Solutions Europe Limited

Operating in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), PFU Imaging Solutions Europe Limited is responsible for marketing and sales of Fujitsu document scanners. The European company was established in the United Kingdom in 1981 and has subsidiaries in Germany and Italy.
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Date: 28 July, 2014
City: London
Company: PFU Imaging Solutions Europe