Heritage & Awards
M2: The Most Established MPS Business
Redefining MPS so customers realise maximum benefits from their infrastructure whilst improving workflow, security and maximising savings.
M2 is Europe’s leading independent Managed Print IT Service company.
We are recognised for demonstrating industry leadership, innovation and best practice. We have won broad acclaim for M2 Intelligence and our reporting prowess and hold the highest accreditations with our OEM partners.
Named HP 2017 Partner of the Year
SCC and M2, as its specialist Managed Print Services business, win the prestigious HP Inc award ‘UK&I HP Growth Partner of the Year’ at HP’s largest global partner forum, HP Reinvent.
2017 | M2 Opens Doors to new 10,959 sq ft HQ
The move to Brightgate House sees M2 continued to be headquartered in Manchester and complements a network of M2 offices in London, Bracknell, Bristol, Wakefield and Glasgow and SCC’s 16 UK and 40
Finalist at 2017 Customer Satisfaction Awards, again.
M2 is shortlisted for the Employee Engagement Strategy Award at The Institute of Customer Service’s (ICS) UK Customer Satisfaction Awards 2017. The awards recognise organisations that have
A 3rd Canon Win – Best Customer Value Award
M2 wins the coveted best Customer Value Award at the 2016 European Premier Partner Conference, for its stand out solution for a major high-security public sector customer.
2016 | M2 Opens New Warehouse Facility
Millington Road – M2’s 23,000 sq ft modern warehouse and office complex opens in Trafford Park – home to our Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI), Refurbishment Workshop, Test Laboratory and Installations,
2016 | Canon European Premier Partner
The new M2 Canon relationship flourishes with new recognition for expertise in Production Print. M2 is certified as an Advanced Solutions, Production Print and Managed Print Services partner to Canon.
2016 | HP Platinum Partner
M2 is elevated to HP Platinum Partner, and is one of only ten UK companies to achieve this status. This new level of partnership enables M2 to further establish HP print technology within its service
2015 – M2 signs new service partnership with Xerox
As a “Xerox Authorised Reseller” & “Xerox Authorised Service Provider” M2 retains control of the entire service experience, ensuring we can service and provide all fulfilment over the life of
2015 – M2 is shortlisted for Best Application of Technology for M2 Intelligence.
M2 shortlisted for ICS UK Customer Satisfaction Awards 2016, which recognise organisations that have implemented successful customer service strategies.
M2 wins ‘Best in Europe’, again
M2 received the prestigious award for ‘Highest Growth Partner in Europe’ at the Canon EXPO 2015 Paris in front of 8,000 invited business visitors, earlier this month.
Photizo Group has recognized M2 as a leader in managed print services (MPS). M2 was one of 13 independent channel partners that Photizo Group selected to participate in the 2015 Leaders Index for MPS
2014 – SCC acquires M2
SCC acquires M2 to accelerate strategic growth.
M2 selected as leader in Managed Print Services for second year running by Photizo Group. M2 was one of 13 independent providers selected to participate in the 2014 Leaders Index for MPS Channel
2013 – Europe Seeks MPS Guidance
Europe seeks MPS Guidance from M2. John Taylor is asked by leading European consultancy specialist, IDeAs, to be a guest speaker at a series of thought leadership workshops in Central and Eastern
M2 secures Gold accreditation partner status from Ricoh, and is 1 of only 3 UK businesses to be bestowed this honour. Professional auditors recognised M2 for consistently high quality standards,
2013 – Photizo Group
Photizo Group recognised M2 as a leader in Managed Print Services (MPS). M2 was one of 11 independent providers selected to participate in the 2013 MPS Leaders Index for channel providers, based on
2013 – Canon Europe’s Prestigious Award
Canon Europe’s prestigious award of highest growth partner, Europe 2013, is presented to M2 for growing its business with Canon by more than 60% year on year.
2012 – Service Excellence and Managed Print Services
Industry recognition for our Service Excellence approach is gained by M2 following feature in Quocirca’s paper “Service Excellence and Managed Print Services”.
2012 – Member of IMPSGA
M2 is a founding member of the IMPSGA established this year.
Industry recognition for our Service Excellence approach is gained by M2 following feature in Quocirca’s paper “Service Excellence and Managed Print Services”
2012 – M2 Intelligence
Its launch is a key milestone cementing M2’s position as industry pioneers and Europe’s leading independent Managed Print IT Service provider.
2009 – John Taylor CEO
John Taylor entered as CEO. JT further developed M2’s national presence and secured its market leading print position.
2006 – ECI LLP invests in M2
UK private equity firm, ECI LLP invested in M2. This fuelled M2’s national growth, and enabled the company to become the leading UK Managed Print IT Service provider.
2006 – London Office
The first London Office is opened in Hoxton Square.
2000 – National Contracts
M2 enters into national contracts following expansion of its national Service infrastructure.
1992 – M2 Founded
M2 founded by Peter Quinn and Mike Driver in Fallowfield, Manchester. The business grew locally at first, building a solid foundation before extending its regional reach.