Sharp Imaging and Information expands direct, local sales operation

Sharp Imaging and Information company of America (SIICA) today said it is expanding its direct regional sales operation in Texas with the acquisition of Meridian Office Systems´ customer service contracts.

Sharp Business Systems of Texas opened as the fourteenth branch of the division.

SIICA purchased these assets of Meridian Office Systems to launch Sharp Business Systems of Texas. Meridian Office Systems has served the market since 1998, gaining a reputation for superior service and commitment to its customers. All employees of Meridian Office Systems have been asked to join the Sharp team and will provide seamless service to new and existing customers throughout Texas.

Moving forward, Sharp Business Systems of Texas will offer its customers Sharp´s award-winning line of advanced office products and solutions, including MFPs, display products, and applications for streamlining office workflow. The company will continue to provide the same high level of service Meridian provided to its customers.

Sharp Business Systems of Texas will be managed by its current President, David Gu, who is a 25+ year veteran to the industry and brings vast knowledge and experience to Sharp. “We are pleased to join Sharp Business Systems and are excited about partnering with one of the best brands in the industry to continue our strong growth,” said Gu. “We share Sharp´s philosophy of outstanding customer service and the delivery of high-quality products and solutions. We look forward to a relationship that positions us with expanded resources and better programs to offer our customers.”

As a direct sales division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, Sharp Business Systems branches throughout the US combine the resources of a multi-billion dollar corporation and the value of local representation, local management and community relationships. Sharp Business Systems transcends the average office technology provider by offering a consultative approach to improve customers´ internal and external communication to drive business success faster.

Sharp Imaging and Information company of America, a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, markets the advanced, MX Series multifunction printers (MFP) systems that help companies manage workflow efficiently and increase productivity. Sharp MFPs feature the Sharp OSA® development platform, which seamlessly integrates network applications to create a personalized MFP that can meet virtually any business need, and Scan2 technology, which scans two-sided documents in a single pass to enhance scanning reliability and preserve document integrity.