Epson Doubles CapturePro Partner Count and Becomes One of the Fastest Growing Document Scanner Brands in North America
Epson Continues Double-Digit Growth Thanks to Its Profitable Partner Program
LONG BEACH, Calif. – Epson America today unveiled even more aggressive incentives for new channel partners joining its CaptureProSM Partner Program. With the help of its CapturePro partners, which doubled in growth over the past 12 months, Epson has been recognized as one of the fastest growing document scanner brands in North America by IDC1.
Epson’s CapturePro Partner Program has continued to drive growth in new markets and create additional revenue streams for its partners. The program features expanded discounts and incentives, including upfront margins, deal registration discounts and sales SPIFFs. The enhanced partner offer delivers up to a 10 percent credit memo with tiered goals starting at as low as $5K in scanner sales in the first six months.
“We were searching for a channel partner that would deliver reliable, cost-effective document management solutions, address customer needs and provide extensive resources,” said Fahim Hayat, co-founder of Hayats, LLC. “The CapturePro Partner Program is exemplary of Epson’s dedication to its partners, making it easier for us to be successful and profitable while providing our customers with the best solutions and support.”
Epson CapturePro Image Solutions Highlights
Epson’s CapturePro program features a series of discount programs for partners, including:
- Upfront Margin: Channel partners who register a deal through our CapturePro Program receive an upfront discount as rich as 25 percent
- Deal Registration Program: Partners receive an additional 10 percent discount for registering a 10+ unit deal
- Sales SPIFFs: As an additional bonus, partners can receive up to a $200 sales SPIFF per unit
- Volume Incentive Rebates and Marketing Development Funds: Tiered VIRs and customized MDFs are available for both new and existing partners
- Eval/Demo Program: CapturePro partners and end users can take advantage of a 30-day free trial to test any of the Epson commercial scanners free of charge, including shipping both ways
“Our goal with the CapturePro program was to make Epson one of the most profitable partner programs for resellers in the industry, and the results show that we achieved it,” said Sean Gunduz, group product manager, Epson scanners. “The revised tiered VIR goals for new partners underscore Epson’s commitment to our expanding partner community and supporting their growth of a sustainable and profitable business. We truly believe our CapturePro program is both profitable and advantageous for our partners.”
Epson scanners are backed by a 3-year limited warranty with Next-Business-Day Replacement2, and feature TWAIN and ISIS drivers across the product line, underscoring the portfolio’s robustness and reliability.
For more information about the Epson CapturePro Partner Program, please visit https://epson.com/epson-partners-program
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, watches and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 81,000 employees in 85 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts.
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1 IDC, North America Document Imaging Scanner Market Shares 2017: Digital Transformation Influences Scanner Market #US42614218, May 2018
2 For more information, go to www.epson.com/3yearscannerwarranty. Subject to limited warranty terms and conditions. Expedited shipping not available in all areas. Road Service orders must be in by 3 p.m. Eastern Time for Next-Business-Day delivery.