EPSON Named Number One Overall Home Video Display Company by Inside Track for Fifth Year in a Row
Number One Selling Projector Brand Worldwide Wins Top Grade for Product Innovation
LONG BEACH, Calif., May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth year in a row, Epson, the number one selling projector brand worldwide[i], announced that it has been ranked the number one Home Video Display company in the annual Supplier Loyalty Report by inside track. The Supplier Loyalty Report is an annual, independent North American survey of consumer electronics specialist retailers and custom installers.
"In being voted the number one overall company in the Home Video Display group for the fifth year in a row, it's clear that Epson has received an outstanding seal of approval from its home entertainment dealers," said Gisela Schoell, editor, inside track. "Epson consistently delivers innovative, high-performance products with dealers in mind, and I congratulate them on this exceptional honor."
Epson received number one rankings in 10 out of 16 categories, including for the first time, Product Innovation. Other top grades include Product Reliability, Assortment, Inventory Turns, Price Protection, and five out of six dealer support measurements, including Tech Support, Resolution of Service Issues, Quality of Sales Reps, Just in Time Delivery, and Ease of Doing Business. Epson also ranked second in Distribution Policies, Business Programs and Dealer Training; third in Product Performance and Profit Margins; and fourth in Brand Name Recognition.
"Epson is thrilled to be recognized by its dealers and installers, as they are such an integral part of the home entertainment channel," said Richard Miller, group product manager, Projector Marketing and Development, Epson America. "We are constantly striving to develop top of the line products, coupled with industry-leading service and support, to give our dealers and installers and their customers an outstanding experience."
Dealers from 40 U.S. states and Canada participated in the 2012 Supplier Loyalty Test survey. More information regarding the survey and results can be found at www.inside-track-online.com.
Epson is a global imaging and innovation leader whose product lineup ranges from inkjet printers and 3LCD projectors to sensors and other microdevices. Dedicated to exceeding the vision of its customers worldwide, Epson delivers customer value based on compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies in markets spanning enterprise and the home to commerce and industry.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 75,000 employees in 97 companies around the world, and is proud of its ongoing contributions to the global environment and the communities in which it operates. To learn more about Epson, please visit: http://global.epson.com/.
You may also connect with Epson America on Facebook (http://facebook.com/EpsonAmerica), Twitter (http://twitter.com/EpsonAmerica and http://twitter.com/EpsonEducation) and YouTube (http://youtube.com/EpsonTV).
Note: EPSON is a registered trademarks of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other product and brand names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Epson disclaims any and all rights in these marks.
[i] Based upon Q4 2011 worldwide front projection market share estimates from Pacific Media Associates.
SOURCE EpsonBack to top