Awards and Accolades

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The Top 100 Global Brands
Canon #33
BusinessWeek Magazine, 2009
Canon ranked #33 on the Businessweek Top 100 Global Brands. According to Businessweek, “Color copiers and top-notch cameras make Canon one of Japan’s most profitable companies”

World’s Most Admired Companies
Canon #6
Fortune Magazine, March 2010
Canon was #6 on Fortune Magazine’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. The list ranks Global companies on attributes of corporate reputations based on innovation, social responsibility, quality of products and services, financial soundness, global competitiveness and quality of management.

The World’s Biggest Companies
Canon #122
Forbes Magazine, April 2009
Canon was ranked #122 in Forbes’ annual Global 2000 list of the “biggest, most powerful public companies on the globe.” Companies were selected based on a composite ranking of sales, profits, assets and market value.

Fortune Global 500
Canon #190
Fortune Magazine, 2009
Canon scored #190 on Fortune Magazine’s Global 500, which ranks the world’s 500 largest corporations based on annual revenue.

Financial Post 500
Canon #333
Financial Post Business, June 2008
Canon was ranked at #333 on Financial Post Magazine’s list of the 500 Largest Corporations in Canada. The companies on the list are evaluated in terms of total annual revenue.

Financial Times Global 500
Canon #104
Financial Times, 2009
Canon was ranked #104 on the Financial Times’ Global 500 list of

Canon was the #1 Brand in Canada in 2009 for the following Consumer Product Categories:

    #1 Brand in the Digital Point & Shoot Camera Category
      #1 Model in this category was the PowerShot SD 1200 IS

    #1 Brand in the Digital SLR Category
  #1 Model in this category was the EOS Rebel XSI 18-55IS Kit

    #1 Brand in the Scanner Category
        #1 Model in this category was the LIDE 200

      #1 Brand in the 4x6 Photo Printers Category
      #1 Model in this category was the Selphy CP780

    Source: NDP Group Canada

    Gold Panda Award

    In 2005, Canon Canada was the first Canadian company to receive the Gold Panda Award in recognition of years of support for World Wildlife Fund (WWF)-Canada through its Clean Earth Campaign, and for the central role that environmental issues play in Canon's management strategy.

    Canon Canada became a supporter of the World Wildlife Fund Canada in 1991. Since then, Canon has supported numerous WWF Canada initiatives including the annual CN Tower Climb fundraising event.

    Canon Receives 2009 BLI Line of the Year Award
    Canon has earned the distinguished Buyers Laboratory (BLI) “Pick of the Year” 2009 awards for the following models and categories:

    Outstanding Achievement Awards imageRUNNER ADVANCE
    imageRUNNER ADVANCE Series Outstanding Achievement in Ease of Use
    imageRUNNER ADVANCE Series Outstanding Achievement in Scanning

    Outstanding Achievement Awards DR Scanners
    Canon imageFORMULA DR-6050C for Outstanding Low-Volume Production Sheet-fed Scanner
    Canon imageFORMULA DR-9050C for an Outstanding Value

    Canon has won more than 30 Multi-function Printer (MFP) "Picks" since 2005, including more MFP "Picks" than any other vendor in 2008, eight additional "Outstanding Achievement" awards and numerous other "Picks" for its wide-format devices, scanners, fax-centric MFPs and printers. These designations provide further testament to Canon's offerings as most superior in terms of quality in all of the digital imaging industry, let alone in the MFP environment.

    DIMA Digital Printer Shoot-Out Award
    ‘Inkjet 50 Inches Wide or More’ Award
    At PMA 2009, the Canon imagePROGRAF iPF9100 won the ‘Inkjet 50 Inches Wide or More’ Award for its smooth natural image expression and remarkable results.

    DIMA Digital Printer Shoot-Out Award
    ‘Black and White, Best B&W with Grayscale Inks’ Award
    The winning entry for this category was printed on the Canon PIXMA MP980 Photo AIO printer on Canon Photo Paper Pro Platinum. The combination of Canon’s print technology, paper and ink resulted in the award-winning print.

    2008 Digital Marketing Award: Online Advertising
    Best of Show Award and Integrated Campaign Award
    In November 2008, Canon Canada was awarded the ‘Best of Show’ honours at the 2008 Digital Marketing Awards for the innovative Tell Your Story digital marketing campaign, initially launched in February 2008. Tell Your Story also earned Gold in the Online Advertising: Integrated Campaign category.

    2008 Environmental Printing Awards
    Environmental Community Involvement
    In 2008, Canon Canada won Silver at the Environmental Printing Award in the category of ‘Environmental Community Involvement.’ This award recognizes the initiatives made toward more environmentally-sound practices in leading print-based graphic communications, as deemed by an independent panel of judges.