SOURCE: BankServ

BankServ

October 27, 2009 10:00 ET

BankServ Teams With Canon U.S.A. to Help Mobile Workforce Process Payments More Efficiently

DepositNow® Certifies Canon U.S.A.'s imageFORMULA P-150 Personal Scanner, DR-2010C and DR-2580C Workgroup Scanners to Enable Fast, Mobile and Secure Online Deposit of Check Payments to Any Checking Account in the U.S.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - October 27, 2009) - BankServ, worldwide experts in electronic payments, and Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in advanced digital imaging and office solutions, today announced a partnership to bring the power and convenience of remote deposit capture to the increasingly mobile workforce. By combining the leading remote deposit solution, DepositNow®, with Canon's new mobile imaging device, the imageFORMULA P-150 personal scanner, BankServ and Canon U.S.A. bring to market a compact, affordable deposit solution for everyone from home-based employees to on-the-go travelers.

Using nearly any computer with an Internet connection, in any location, individuals and businesses can quickly scan checks using their portable Canon imageFORMULA P-150 personal scanner and securely deposit their funds through DepositNow to any checking account in the U.S. -- all without setting foot in a bank.

"In our tight economy, businesses need multi-purpose solutions," said David Keenan, vice president, Sales and Marketing at BankServ. "We are pleased to support the Canon imageFORMULA P-150, DR-2010C and DR-2580C scanners because of their versatility and remarkable portability. DepositNow helps anyone to get paid faster and easier, and Canon's impressive offerings will extend our reach to even more businesses, environments and consumers."

"The combination of speed, advanced features and high image quality in such a compact footprint makes this an ideal image capture solution for everyone from 'on-the-go travelers' to users in small offices," said Jim Rosetta, vice president and general manager, Imaging Systems Group, Canon U.S.A. "Together, the new imageFORMULA P-150 personal scanner and DepositNow bring the power and convenience of remote deposit to any consumer or business."

Weighing just over two pounds, Canon's new P-150 personal scanner is small enough to fit inside a briefcase or laptop bag and measures only 11-inches long, 3.7-inches wide and 1.6-inches high. Powered by a single USB connection, the imageFORMULA P-150, with its automatic document feeder, can scan full-size documents, business cards and checks in one pass. The versatile, multi-function scanner retails at just $295.

Also certified for use with DepositNow are the Canon DR-2010C and DR-2580C Workgroup scanners. The Canon imageFORMULA P-150 personal scanner with the DepositNow desktop deposit add-on will be exclusively available through CDW beginning October 28th.

About DepositNow®

DepositNow, the leading payment management solution for Small Business, is available through financial institutions across the United States and available directly at www.depositnow.com. In addition to enabling safe, secure online deposits of paper check payments, DepositNow now enables online payments by payment card or electronic check directly from invoices. DepositNow remains the only product to automate the accounting related to online deposits for QuickBooks® and Peachtree® accounting system users. Learn more at www.bankserv.com.

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. Its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE: CAJ), a top patent holder of technology, ranked third overall in the U.S. in 2008†, with global revenues of US $45 billion, is listed as number four in the computer industry on Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies 2009 list, and is on the 2009 BusinessWeek list of "100 Best Global Brands." Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. At Canon, we care because caring is essential to living together in harmony. Founded upon a corporate philosophy of Kyosei -- "all people, regardless of race, religion or culture, harmoniously living and working together into the future" -- Canon U.S.A. supports a number of social, youth, educational and other programs, including environmental and recycling initiatives. Additional information about these programs can be found at www.usa.canon.com/kyosei. 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.

†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office