WeP was established in the year 1988 as a part of Wipro’s domestic IT business.
In September 2000, Wipro spun off its IT Peripherals business into a separate independent company Wipro e-Peripherals Limited, which was later renamed as WeP Peripherals Limited. It is one of the largest employee owned companies in India. After a series of acquisitions, business diversifications and corporate restructuring exercises, all business lines at WeP are now operating under WeP Solutions Limited, a public limited company listed at Bombay Stock Exchange. WeP Solutions is an integrated Products, Services and Solutions Company
Starting primarily with Dot Matrix Printers, WeP is now diversified into emerging and growing segments like Managed Printing Services, Retail Printing Solutions, Digital Services and Solutions. It remains a preferred brand for the impact printers among various industry verticals while having diversified into other allied products and solutions.
WeP has two state of art manufacturing facilities at Mysore (Karnataka) and Baddi (Himachal Pradesh). To enable superior product development, WeP has a dedicated Research & Development group with in-depth domain expertise and specialization in cross-functional project management process. Research and Development is inspired by trends and the consumers’ desires. Consumers can look forward to MORE “WoW” & tech fantasy products.
WeP is a pioneer in providing Managed Printing Services (MPS) to India corporates. MPS as a concept was introduced in India by WeP and today it is a LEADER in the Indian MPS market. It has more than 500 happy top corporates being serviced in more than 2000 locations spread across India.
Continuing its focus on diversification and identification of new potential areas, WeP has started investing and focussing on developing and providing Digital Services. In this journey WeP has already got empanelment as an Aadhar Authentication Agency from UIDAI and as a GST Suvidha provider (GSP) from GSTN. It has already developed Document Management Solution etc which will enable corporates to digitise their documents and thereby enhance productivity. WeP is among a select few corporates that have got these portfolios as an integrated solution
WeP has direct sales and support offices in 14 Cities in India, and all WeP Products are sold through 200+ channel partners present across India. With an employee strength of over 400, it is a young and aspiring company well placed on a growth path.
WeP Solutions Ltd.
WeP Solutions Ltd was started as a public limited company in March 1995 under the name of Datanet Corporation Ltd. It was later renamed as WeP Solutions Ltd . The company came out with a successful IPO in the year 2000. The shares of the company are listed with Bombay Stock Exchange Limited, Mumbai.
During the year 2010-11, the company entered into a scheme of arrangement to acquire the Managed Print Services(MPS) division of M/s WeP Solutions India Limited which after due process was approved by the Hon’ble High Court of Karnataka.
MPS being the next level opportunity of the printing and imaging industry culminates the printing/ copying /scanning requirements of organizations. The MPS market is still under explored in India. despite India being one of the fastest growing world markets in the sector The post impact of economic downturn in India made most organizations to re-think their cost.MPS became an attractive proposal because it offered to lower costs while enabling businesses to focus on their core tasks. The majority of MPS commitments come from mid – market to enterprise level of accounts.However small and medium enterprises are also opening towards the innovative ideas of cost reduction and are now considered a potential market in India for MPS.
Some of the major sectors understanding the benefits of MPS are Education, BFSI, Manufacturing Health care and IT;most of MPS tie-ups are with local branches of multinational organizations or rapidly emergent national firms. The future for MPS is promising with high prospects of the service becoming assimilated with mainstream practices of most enterprises.
With Managed Printing Solutions, WeP solutions helps the organizations in:
- Reducing cost associated with printing and copying
- Reducing staff time related to managing and supporting imaging devices
- Improving the level of support to end users
- Focusing on other business priorities
- Contributing to environmental objectives