Canon Wins 2012 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award in France, Spain and UK

Canon has been named as winner of the Camera category in the Travellers’ Choice® Awards for Travel Favourites

September 5, 2012

Canon, world-leader in imaging solutions, has been named as winner of the Camera category in the Travellers’ Choice® Awards for Travel Favourites in France, Spain and the UK. Run by TripAdvisor™, the world’s largest travel site*, the awards are voted for online by those who really know – travellers themselves.

This year, for the first time, the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards recognise Travel Favourites, the consumer product brands which travellers love to use on holiday. The Travel Favourites awards cover 15 categories, from luggage and cameras to e-readers and coffee.

James Leipnik, Chief of Communication, Canon Europe, Middle East and Africa, commented: “We are proud that Canon has been recognised by consumers as the camera brand preferred by most travellers.  We’re passionate about the power of image and strive to develop products that inspire our customers tocapture unforgettable holiday memories.”

Barbara Messing, TripAdvisor Chief Marketing Officer, commented: “We asked the world’s largest travel community to tell us what they simply can’t travel without, and so our Travellers’ Choice Awards for Travel Favourites were born. The valuable feedback from our vastcommunity has enabled us to recognise these favourite brands and we’re delighted to award the winners with the prestigious TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice seal of approval.”

*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, July 2012

**Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor, Inc. and its subsidiaries,Worldwide, July 2012

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SOURCE TripAdvisor