Canon U.S.A. and Nuance Document Imaging Reignite Collaboration and Introduce eCopy Compatibility to Canon’s Latest imageRUNNER ADVANCE Series

MELVILLE, N.Y., OCTOBER 10, 2017 – To meet growing business customer demands for document workflow solutions and continue to offer exceptional quality in service and support for MFPs, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, and Nuance Communications (NASDAQ: NUAN), reignite their collaboration and announce that eCopy ShareScan is now compatible on Canon’s latest imageRUNNER ADVANCE series, effective immediately. In addition, Canon will provide enhanced support for the Nuance Document Imaging eCopy product, including ShareScan and PDF Pro Office.

“As we are committed to our customers and always aiming to offer integrated solutions with our Canon products like eCopy ShareScan that will help streamline workflow processes and boost business productivity, we are thrilled to embark on this continued journey with Nuance Document Imaging,” says Toyotsugu Kuwamura, executive vice president and general manager, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A., Inc. “Our dealers and service providers will now have access to top-notch support for these solutions directly through Canon for the latest imageRUNNER ADVANCE series.”
eCopy makes it easier for workers to access critical document processes and keep business running smoothly. Whether interfacing directly with other organizations, or collaborating internally, employees can leverage Canon solutions to access paper in the office, on smartphones, or on tablets to capture data whenever and wherever they need it. Organizations that deploy Nuance Document Imaging solutions can address strategic workflow challenges while enhancing document security and overall productivity.
Canon will additionally offer full support for eCopy PDF Pro Office, which delivers powerful PDF features plus advanced optical character recognition (OCR) capabilities. The solution is designed to create, view, convert, edit, and collaborate with industry standard PDF files. In addition to speech recognition capabilities, eCopy PDF Pro Office readily connects to cloud storage document management systems, such as Box, to further automate workflow processes. This integration also helps expand the portfolio of solutions for information management, workflow, and collaboration to support today’s fast-paced and mobile workforce.
“The renewed and expanded partnership validates the demand we see in the market for document capture and conversion solutions from organizations of all sizes,” says Chris Strammiello, vice president of global alliances and strategic marketing, Nuance Document Imaging. “These organizations turn to eCopy ShareScan and PDF Pro Office to drive worker productivity and organizational efficiency, while enhancing document security. Nuance is proud of its long and valued partnership with Canon, who continues to bring innovation and value to the market, and looks forward to its continued growth and success.”
About Nuance Communications, Inc.
Nuance Communications, Inc. is a leading provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with devices and systems. Every day, millions of users and thousands of businesses experience Nuance’s proven applications. For more information, please visit
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 to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $29 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2016.† Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based service and support for all of the products it distributes in the United States. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings.