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Celebrating 30 Delightful Years Canon Malaysia Looks Toward the Future in Innovation & Advancement

(from left) Mr. Andrew Koh, President and CEO, Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.; Mr. Fujio Mitarai, Chairman and CEO of Canon Inc.; Mr. Hideki Ozawa, President, Canon Asia Marketing Group; Ms. Noriko Gunji, President and CEO, Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd., at the 30th Anniversary Press Conference

KUALA LUMPUR, 1 MARCH 2017 – The imaging industry has undergone a massive evolution over the past few decades on a global basis, and Canon has been at the forefront of innovation in this fast-paced market. This year in Malaysia, Canon reached its 30th year milestone and looks toward the future to continuously meet consumer demand for innovative imaging products. From entry-level to professional, Canon will remain focused in delivering input to output, end-to-end solutions which the company is well versed in with its current range of products.

At the company's recent 30th Year Anniversary Press Conference held in Kuala Lumpur, Mr. Andrew Koh, President and Chief Executive Officer of Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., commented that "despite a challenging year ahead consumers can be assured that Canon Marketing Malaysia's products and services will remain competitive and of high quality".

"With the support of Canon Inc. and being guided by our corporate philosophy of 'Kyosei', we have come leaps and bounds in terms of innovation in imaging technology as well as expansion of the business through provision of imaging solutions over the past 30 years.

Thanks to our customers and business partners' support, Canon has evolved to become a major player and leader within the imaging solutions industry; and with this, we pledge to stay dedicated in providing exceptional customer service through total quality management of our products and services for our customers and business partners," Andrew added.

Gracing the press conference together were esteemed Canon VIPs – Mr. Fujio Mitarai, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Canon Inc.; Mr Hideki Ozawa, President, Canon Asia Marketing Group; and Ms Noriko Gunji, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. Speaking to the media, Mr. Mitarai discussed about Canon's presence on a global and local level, its opportunities and challenges amidst the growing market trends.

Speaking to the media, Mr. Mitarai discussed about Canon's presence on a global and local level, its opportunities and challenges amidst the growing market trends.
(from left) Mr. Hideki Ozawa, President, Canon Asia Marketing Group;
Mr. Fujio Mitarai, Chairman and CEO of Canon Inc.; Mrs Goh, Executive Director, Compugates Sdn Bhd; Mr Goh Kheng Peow, Managing Director, Compugates Sdn Bhd; Ms. Noriko Gunji, President and CEO, Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd, at Canon 30th Anniversary Gala Dinner

The VIPs were in town to commemorate Canon Marketing Malaysia's 30th anniversary celebration. Mr. Mitarai officiated the new Canon Tower in Shah Alam and spoke to Canon Marketing Malaysia's employees with regards to the company's direction for 2017. He also attended a gala dinner at St. Regis Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, which was specially organized for Canon Marketing Malaysia's business partners and corporate clients in appreciation of their support throughout the years.

Mr. Fujio Mitarai, Chairman and CEO, Canon Inc., signs the plaque officiating Canon Marketing Malaysia's new office at Canon Tower


In conjunction with the brand's 30th anniversary celebration, Malaysians can expect various engaging marketing communication and corporate social responsibility activities throughout the year.

For more information on Canon and its 30th anniversary, visit https://www.facebook.com/CanonMalaysia/ and http://www.canon.com.my/



About Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
Canon is a global leader in photographic and digital imaging solutions. Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd was established since 1987 to deliver products and services support to Malaysian users directly and through its nationwide of channel partners. Growing from strength to strength, Canon Marketing Malaysia will be celebrating its 30th year anniversary in 2017.

The parent company Canon Inc. has a global network of more than 300 companies and employs close to 200,000 people worldwide. It is dedicated to the advancement in technology and innovation and commits more than 8% of its total revenue each year to R&D. Canon is ranked first among Japanese companies and consistently one of the top few companies to earn the most number of U.S. patents over the last 12 years. As a Fortune Global 500 company, Canon is guided by its kyosei philosophy that focuses on living and working together for the common good.

More information is available at www.canon.com.my.