Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) makes it easier for businesses and consumers to move information between the digital and paper worlds. In doing so, they are guided by a simple vision: Customers For Life. To earn their customers' loyalty, they listen to them, anticipate their needs and act to create value in their eyes.
Since their inception in 1991 as a spin-off of IBM, Lexmark has become a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of printing and imaging solutions for offices and homes. Lexmark's products include laser printers, inkjet printers, multifunction devices and associated supplies, services and solutions.
Lexmark reported $5.0 billion in revenue in 2007. Revenue derived from international sales and exports from the U.S. make up about half of the company's consolidated revenue, with Europe accounting for approximately two-thirds of international sales. Lexmark's products are sold in more than 150 countries in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, the Pacific Rim and the Caribbean.
The distributed output market is growing and presents attractive growth opportunities. Lexmark has unique strengths in this market, and they continue to strengthen their competitive position through strategic investments to pursue these growth opportunities.