Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Melville, New York
Partner of the Year
Product Brand Owner
Canon U.S.A., Inc. is an office equipment manufacturer with a focus on product design that covers all stages of the lifecycle, from development and planning to collection and recycling. Canon is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year recognition for its strong commitment to producing superior energy efficient office products and promoting ENERGY STAR. Key 2015 accomplishments include:
- Continuing to improve product design for reducing energy consumption in office equipment through induction heating and on-demand fixing for multi-function devices. Not only are 92-percent of Canon’s eligible models ENERGY STAR certified, but the company estimates that cumulative carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions were reduced by more than 10 million metric tons since 2008.
- Greatly expanding its employee training and overall education efforts with regard to ENERGY STAR. This included prominently incorporating ENERGY STAR into its retailer and dealer trainings, introducing an ENERGY STAR brand use training course, and hosting both Earth Day and ENERGY STAR Day events that focused on how employees could make a difference with ENERGY STAR.
- Hosting its annual Canon Expo which prominently featured ENERGY STAR. The 2015 Expo was attended by more than 10,000 people. For those that could not attend a virtual tour was made available online which resulted in estimated 1.2 million additional impressions.