CEBM Profile

Company Profile

Company Name: Canon Electronic Business Machines (H.K.) Co., Ltd.
Founded: 1 July 1992
President: Yuji SUZUKI
Main Activities: Business Machines: Calculators, Electronic Dictionaries
Office Floor Space: 22,819sq.f. (Approximate 2,100㎡)


History

Prior to the establishment of Canon Electronic Business Machines (H.K.) Co., Ltd. in Hong Kong, the Personal Information Products Division in Canon Inc. Japan was responsible for the business operation for calculator and electronic dictionary.


1992 Commenced operation on the 1st of July
1995 Accomplished US$100 million sales amount
1997 Achieved accumulated production of 150 million units
1998 Office relocation to Kwai Chung in December
2000 Attained No.1 share in USA printing calculator market
Launched Canon first full-contents electronic dictionary model
2001 Launched Asian value calculator (billion unit input)
2002 Launched USB calculator
2003 Launched Canon first Chinese electronic dictionary
2004 40th anniversary of calculator business
2005 25th anniversary of e-dictionary business
2007 15th anniversary of Canon Electronic Business Machines (H.K.) Co., Ltd.
2009 45th anniversary of calculator business
X Mark I Calculator awarded Benelux Office Products Award
X Mark I Calculator awarded “Product of the Year 2009” by Staples Europe
2010 X Mark I Calculator awarded pro-K Award in Germany
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Technology Environmental head award was granted to Canon Ecology Industry Inc and CEBM (経済産業省産業技術環境局長賞)
X Mark I Calculator awarded iF product design award 2011 in Germany
2011 X Series awarded reddot design award
2012 X Mark I Pointer awarded Red dot award: product design 2012
20th anniversary of Canon Electronic Business Machines (H.K.) Co., Ltd.
2013 X Mark II awarded Red dot award : best of the best product design 2013