Acer Monitors Rank No. 1 in North American Retail Market in 2015

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Acer was the No. 1 ranking brand1 for LCD monitors in the US retail market for year 2015, according to global information company, The NPD Group2 . Acer led the market with more than 20 percent market share and grew 26 percent year-on-year for unit shipments, far exceeding the industry average of 6 percent.

Acer also took the No. 1 position in Canada’s retail market for LCD monitors, with nearly 23 percent market share and grew 31 percent year-on-year for unit shipments, despite the overall market decline of 7 percent.

The key to Acer’s success is its time-to-market capability, a superior product line with a complete portfolio ranging from 21- to 35-inches, innovative technology, attractive value proposition, quick reaction to market supply and demand, and strong relationships with key retailers in the United States and Canada.

1 Includes Acer Group brands: Acer, Gateway and eMachines.
2 The NPD Group/Retail Tracking Service/U.S. and Canada/Jan. 2015 - Dec. 2015

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Founded in 1976, today Acer is one of the world’s top ICT companies and has a presence in over 160 countries. As Acer looks into the future, it is focused on enabling a world where hardware, software and services will fuse with one another to open up new possibilities for consumers and businesses alike. From service-oriented technologies to the Internet of Things to gaming and virtual reality, Acer’s 7,000+ employees are dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of products and solutions that break barriers between people and technology. Please visit www.acer.com for more information.