Canon celebrates 15 years in the Philippines
Canon is celebrating its 15th year anniversary here in the Philippines. Kicking off the celebration was the media launch, then an expo which runs until April 26 that will showcase their latest products and technology.
As of today, Canon Marketing (Philippines) is in six major regions in the country and is continuously expanding its network. More than 300 authorized service centers to cater to everyone’s need from the consumer level to SMEs up to multi-million dollar companies.
Canon Marketing (Philippines)’s growth and expansion is leveraged by the strength and stability of Canon worldwide. As of 2011, Canon (International) is among the top 25 companies with the strongest reputation in the world, according to the Global Corporate Reputation Index.
Here are some of the recognitions from various organizations which prove 2012 to be a truly fitting year for Canon’s celebration of its market dominance:
The International Data Corporation (IDC) announced Canon PIXMA printers as the number one total inkjet printer brand for 2011 based on unit sales.
The Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP) also recognized Canon Marketing (Philippines) by giving an Award of Merit for both its Canon GreenNation environmental campaign and annual Canon Photomarathon event.
Meanwhile, international and independent research firm GfK Research and Technology gave Canon its first certification as number one camcorder brand for 2011 based on its majority market share. This citation is a milestone for Canon which has also been the consistent top brand for compact digital cameras since 2007.
Finally, the latest run of the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) Awards ended with Canon bagging six honors, namely:
- Best DSLR Professional for Canon EOS-1D
- Best Expert Compact Camera for Canon PowerShot G1 X
- Best Professional DSLR Lens for Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L USM fisheye
- Best Multi-function Photo Printer for Canon PIXMA MG8250
- Best Video DSLR for Canon EOS 5D Mark III
- Best Professional Video Camera for Canon EOS C300 Digital Cinema Camera