The cumulative global sales of Epson’s high-capacity InkTank inkjet printers have crossed 30 million units. In India alone, Epson has sold in excess of 2.5 million InkTank printers since its launch in 2011.
As per IDC’s Hard Copy Peripherals (HCP) Quarterly market report (2018 Q2), Epson sold 201,565 inkjet printers in Q2 2018 to lead the market. Epson captured 47.7% of the Inkjet market by volume and 56.9% in value, while HP followed with a volume market share of 32.4 % and value share of 25.6%. Canon lagged behind at 18.3% volume share. Epson has been the leader in the Inkjet market for a few years now.
‘This achievement is a huge milestone for Epson. We have been consistently leading the InkJet printer market in India. Our in-depth understanding of the Indian market and customers has helped us deliver the best products and solutions. Epson’s InkTank printers have been a runaway success in India with consumers from the home, office & commercial segments embracing the ultra-low cost printing. We will continue to offer unique value and solutions to delight our customers” said Mr. Siva Kumar, General Manager, Inkjet Printers at Epson India.