After considering for a jiffy, Canon has dived into the Pakistani economy with an outlet of its own whole. Titled Canon Image Square, the store is located on the Zamzama Street in Karachi.
The store has been designed to produce all Canon photography merchandise within the country. the shop covers one,450 sq. ft. of space whereas following a franchise model along with the Canon Imaging Academy. the shop is engaged towards boosting the image of the corporate whereas increasing the satisfaction of its customers within the provision of merchandise and services.
The store in Karachi is that the 1st one in every of several stores Canon intends to open. By the end of 2017 (December), the corporate plans to possess opened 5 such stores in Asian country. Canon has plans to open a over one hundred stores by 2020.
Of the first batch of five stores of 5 stores to be opened by Canon, 3 are set in Karachi whereas Islamabad and Lahore will have one each. The minimum space lined by the stores would be 800 sq. feet whereas the utmost would be 1300 sq. feet.
Ms. Noriko Gunji, President, Canon Singapore, expressed that this inauguration was a part of a bigger attempt to meet the requirements of users higher. She aforesaid:
“We have had record growth of fifty in 2016 and expect additional throughout this year. The Image sq., a singular construct by Canon, showcases a good vary of client merchandise that has cameras, camcorders, D-SLRs, lenses, and accessories. Each store has over 40 SKUs on display.”
On his part, Mr. Sarshar Ali, Country Manager Canon / MBM Int. said,
“It is a moment of pride for us at Canon to launch our first store in Karachi, designed on international appeal, called Canon Image Square. The store would not only help us boost sales but also enable us to educate the masses about Canon’s revolutionary technologies.”