Sharp Electronics of Canada

Sharp Electronics of Canada

March 27, 2007 09:20 ET


In Awards Sweep, MX Series Declared LINE OF THE YEAR by Buyers Laboratory Inc. and Honoured Five-Star status by BERTL Inc.

Attention: Tech/Telecomm Editor MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 27, 2007) - Sharp Electronics of Canada Ltd.'s (SECL) MX series of colour MFPs has received the coveted "Line of the Year 2006" award from Buyers Laboratory Inc. (BLI), the leading source for unbiased and reliable intelligence for the imaging industry. In addition to the BLI award, Sharp also achieved the unprecedented triumph of having all seven of its current MX colour series imagers honoured with Five-Star status when BERTL, a renowned research facility, issued Sharp its "2006 Outstanding Achievement Award." Sharp's leadership in security was also acknowledged with a 2006 BERTL's Best Award for the "Most Secure MFP Range."

Buyers Laboratory Inc. Line of the Year Award includes:

BLI Pick of the Year Models
- MX6200N Colour MFP
- MX5500N Colour MFP
- MX4501N Colour MFP
- MX3501N Colour MFP
- MX2700N Colour MFP
- MX2300N Colour MFP

BERTL Outstanding Achievement Award includes:

BERTL Five-Star Status awards (MX Series)
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX7000N Colour MFP
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX6200N Colour MFP
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX5500N Colour MFP
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX4501N Colour MFP
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX3501N Colour MFP
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX2700N Colour MFP
- Exceptional 5 Star - MX2300N Colour MFP

2006 BERTL's Best Awards:

- Most Secure MFP Range - MX Series
- 40 to 49 ppm Office Colour MFP - MX4501N Colour MFP
- 30 to 39 ppm Office Colour MFP - MX3501N Colour MFP
- 20 to 29 ppm Office Colour MFP - MX2700N Colour MFP
- 20 to 29 ppm Office Colour MFP - MX2300N Colour MFP

Buyers Laboratory Inc.
BLI is the leading authority and provider of critical intelligence on the imaging industry. BLI's "Line of the Year" title is awarded to the vendor whose product line, as tested in BLI's rigorous two-month laboratory evaluation, is determined to be the best overall based on its cumulative test results.

BERTL® Inc. is the premier source for objective, independent product-evaluation reports and comparative analyses on digital imaging devices and software. BERTL publishes the world's largest library of evaluation reports on copiers, printers, MFPs, fax machines and color production devices.

The Sharp Experience Commitment
Sharp is a proud company that has always operated on a basis of trust and mutual respect with the world, nature and mankind. The Sharp Experience was developed in Canada as a sincere business approach that separates Sharp from the competition. It is everything a customer should expect from a friendship - trust, dependability, accountability and flexibility, all within a fun and supportive professional environment.
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/For further information: Wendy Vincent
Pilot PMR on behalf of Sharp Electronics of Canada Ltd.
416-462-0199 x31

Contact Information

  • Wendy Vincent, Pilot PMR for Sharp
    Primary Phone: 416-462-0199 ext. 31