Des Plaines Office Equipment Receives 2017 Elite Dealer Award; National Industry Publications Selects Chicago Firm as One of Handful of Outstanding Dealers across U.S.

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, ISSUED JANUARY 10, 2018…Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE), the Chicago area’s leading provider of office and technology solutions 1955, has received the 2017 Elite Dealer Award from ENX Magazine/The Week in Imaging, a national magazine which each year selects top office equipment/imaging solutions dealers from all across the United States, through a nomination/evaluation process. This is the eleventh consecutive year that the 62-year old, family-owned business has qualified for the award.
ENX Magazine is a national monthly publication which has been dedicated to the document imaging industry since 1994. The magazine provides exclusive editorial coverage on market opportunities and issues, news and trends, company profiles, new products, and industry insights through interviews with key leaders in all segments of the document imaging industry. With a circulation of more than 30,000 print copies and a weekly online newsletter subscription of 12,000, ENX magazine serves as a leading integrated resource that brings together industry people, products, and business concepts and strategies for document imaging industry professionals.
The Elite Dealer annual award honors the best and the brightest in the dealer community.  Selections are based on a company’s growth, innovative marketing, sales programs, community leadership and leadership within the industry.
Des Plaines Office Equipment was one of a select group of dealers nationally who qualified for the 2017 designation. As part of the selection process, the company is profiled in ENX/The Week in Imaging.
“It’s great to have been chosen once again to receive this prestigious award,” said Chip Miceli, President of DPOE.  “ENX is a valued industry news resource. We are thankful to Susan Neimes, and her team, for all they do to report on our industry.”
About Des Plaines Office Equipment
Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE,, is a leader in the field of print management, including multi-function printers and It/technology solutions, serving the greater Chicago area since 1955. Today, DPOE operates three Chicago area locations: its headquarters in Elk Grove Village, and a location in Chicago (211 West Wacker Drive) and Rockford (Loves Park, IL).  Additionally, DPOE has partnered with several Indiana companies and maintains several locations there as well. Des Plaines Office Equipment (DPOE) is a leading provider of Sharp office equipment, Oki Data, HP, Kyocera and Toshiba (telephone systems).  The company offers the Sharp Aquos Board, an interactive display system, and customized video wall in its product line. DPOE provides products and services to a diverse client base that includes schools, hospitals, law offices, accounting firms, and financial institutions, among others. The firm is a consistent winner of Sharp Document’s Hyakuman Kai award for sales excellence, and was named a 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014,2015,2016 and 2017 Elite Dealer by The Week in Imaging. DPOE maintains corporate headquarters at 1020 Bonaventure Drive, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007. The firm is active in a number of area civic organizations, including the Greater O’Hare Business Association, the Small Business Advocacy Council, the Northbrook Chamber of Commerce and the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce. For additional information, please call 847-879-6400 or visit You can also find the company on Facebook,

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