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  • PEZA Investors' Awards

    December 2020

             Following the public safety protocols during this time of pandemic, PEZA held its 25th Anniversary and Investors’ Recognition Day on December 10, 2020 at the PEZA Auditorium, Pasay City. This to recognize the companies who have shown excellent performances in 2019.
            CBMP was acknowledged again, on its 3rd time, with Outstanding Environmental Performance Award for the exemplary performance in Environmental Management. While a new significant award, Galing Pinas! Special Citation For Local Purchases, was also given to CBMP for fostering local economic development through patronage of locally produced raw materials and supplies.
            The plaques of recognition were received by CBMP General Manager Makoto Takahashi & Asst. Manager Cindy Ilao, and were given by the Special Guest of Honor, Presidential Spokesperson, Secretary Harry Roque and PEZA Director General, BGen Charito B. Plaza (AFPR) MNSA, PhD.


  • PEZA Investors' Awards

    May 2019

             Another year of success, CBMP received three (3) prestigious awards from PEZA last May 29 at the World Trade Center, Pasay City, Manila. These significant acknowledgements are Hall of Fame for Outstanding Employer, Outstanding Exporter and Environmental Performance Awards. Plaques of recognition were received by CBMP Factory Manager Katsunori Takeuchi, and were given by the Guest of Honor, National Defense Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana and PEZA Director General, BGen Charito B. Plaza (AFPR) MNSA, PhD.

             To share the gratefulness of CBMP Management, token of appreciation was distributed to all employees for their continuous efforts, commitment and dedication in doing their best and aiming for higher goals.


  • CBMP 6th Year

    June 2018

  • PEZA Investors’ Award

    April 2018

             In celebration to its 6 years of teamwork and success as One Big Family, a simple treat of appreciation was given to all CBMP employees last June 13-14, 2018.

            CBMP once again received an award from Philippine Economic Zone Authority last April 11, 2018 at the World Trade Center, Manila. CBMP President Osamu Shibuya proudly accepted the “Outstanding Employer Award” given by Political Adviser of President Rodrigo Duterte, Secretary Francis Tolentino and PEZA Director General, BGen Charito B. Plaza (AFPR) MNSA, PhD.

            CBMP management shared this recognition through giving of simple token as an appreciation to all members’ contributions and best efforts.


  • Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award

    December 7, 2017

  • CBMP 5th Year

    June 2017

  • Another Year of
    PEZA Investors’ Awards

    April 2017

             For the second time around in consecutive years, CBMP received the following awards:

             OUTSTANDING AWARD. The award is given by the Department of Energy (DOE) to a company which has considerably improved its energy performance, supported by substantial energy efficiency and conservation programs. CBMP has implemented effective energy efficiency & control measures, and has achieved significant value of production energy savings for the past three years.

             OUTSTANDING ENERGY MANAGER. In addition, CBMP also received an award for the individual appointed and acting as Energy Manager who is responsible for successful reduction in energy consumption of the company.

             Employees had so much fun on the photo booth while wearing Yukata, and making origami as well. Bento meals are also served as simple recognition to all the contributions of everyone. Moreover, as part of the celebration, new CBMP Motto, Conquering Boundaries Making Possibilities”, marks another chapter and future of the company.

            Once again, CBMP received two (2) awards during 2017 PEZA Investors’ Recognition Night held at the World Trade Center, Manila on April 04, 2017. CBMP President Kazuhiko Yamada proudly accepted the “Outstanding Employer Award” for the second time and the “Outstanding Community Project Award”, given by DTI Secretary, Honorable Ramon M. Lopez together with PEZA Director General, BGen CHARITO B. PLAZA (AFPR) MNSA, PhD.

             CBMP Management is very pleased to share these recognitions to CBMP employees. A simple token of appreciation were prepared on April 11, 2017, for everyone’s great contributions and best efforts.


  • Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award

    December 12, 2016

  • Five (5) Million LBP Milestone

    November 29 - December 5, 2016

  • CBMP Celebrates PEZA Investors' Awards

    April 2016

             Canon Business Machines Philippines (CBMP) received the "DON EMILIO ABELLO ENERGY EFFICIENCY AWARD" from Department of Energy (DOE).

             This award is given to companies where its energy conservation activities are recognized to be efficient and continuous to materialize a Specific Energy Consumption improvement (SEC: Energy consumption per production volume) for more than 5% from the previous year.

            This award is the result after recognizing the efforts of "reducing the electricity consumption using BMS (Building Management System)" which is promoted as one of the energy saving activities by CBMP. Through this, daily and steady energy conservation activities, CBMP materialized a significant achievement of 23% improvement over the previous year, and were awarded recently after its contribution to the environmental protection of the Philippines was highly recognized.

            On December 12th, an award ceremony sponsored by DOE was held and commemorative certificates and plaque were given. Approximately 50 companies including the Philippine's best beer maker “San Miguel Brewery” received this award, and only 3 Japanese companies including CBMP received this award.

             As CBMP employees continue to strive for excellence in producing high quality monochrome laser beam printers and through their hard work, CBMP achieved its five (5) millionth production output in three years of operation.

             In commemoration to this achievement, the company also celebrated this milestone to show its appreciation to all employees.

             (L-R): DTI Secretary Adrian Cristobal, PEZA Director General Lilia De Lima, President Benigno S. Aquino III, and Mr. Kazuhiko Yamada

             Canon Business Machines (Philippines), Inc. (CBMP) received two awards during PEZA Investors' Recognition Night held at the World Trade Center on April 14, 2016. CBMP President Kazuhiko Yamada proudly accepted the “Outstanding Employer Award” and “Environmental Performance Award”, personally given by His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Republic of the Philippines, together with DTI Secretary Adrian Cristobal and PEZA Director General Lilia De Lima.

             “We will partner with you for the success of all – from your companies, who will undoubtedly reap greater profits, to Filipino employees empowered by a decent livelihood and the opportunity to make the most of their skills.” said President Aquino, as he addressed his speech to all investors.

             These recognitions are truly an honor for CBMP, knowing that the company has only 3 years of experience and operations. CBMP was awarded as an Outstanding Employer because its education programs, camaraderie activities to build friendship & teamwork, and communication between employees and management, and as an Environmental Performer because of the discipline in doing the energy saving activities, environmental control and environmental protections.

             In celebration to these awards, CBMP Management shared a simple token of appreciation to all employees on April 21, 2016. "These awards are the fruits of your daily efforts. I am very happy for the success of our family. So, I would like to encourage everyone to continue your best and let’s aim for higher goals." said Mr. Yamada, as he gave his special message to CBMP employees.

Plaques of Outstanding Employer Award and Environmental Performance Award

Celebration and Distribution of Token of Appreciation to CBMP Employees


  • CBMP Grand Opening Ceremony

    December 3, 2015

             (From Left to Right): 1st - Kazuhiko Yamada, Canon Business Machines Philippines President; 3rd - Kazuhide Ishikawa, Ambassador of Japan to the Philippines; 4th - Lilia De Lima, Director General of Philippine Economic Zone Authority 5th - Fujio Mitarai, Chairman and CEO of Canon, Inc.

             Canon Inc. Chairman and CEO Fujio Mitarai and Canon Business Machines (Philippines), Inc. (CBMP) President Mr. Kazuhiko Yamada formally announced the CBMP Grand Opening Ceremony at the First Philippine Industrial Park in Tanauan, Batangas.

             The strategically-located 30-hectare CBMP facility has produced 3 million best-in-class laser beam printers since its establishment in 2011 and began its operation in 2013, which have been exported to global market. Although, the opening ceremony was to be held later in 2013, those plans were postponed due to Typhoon Haiyan, the powerful cyclone that struck Philippines in mid November 2013, causing massive damage and loss of life.

             The ceremony was attended by approximately 70 guests including Canon Top Executives and Philippine Government delegates along with representatives from many of the company’s business partners.

             Addressing the attendees at the ceremony, “Over the next few years, this facility is projected to meet the demand for high-quality laser beam printers for use in businesses worldwide and will provide employment to more Filipinos on top of its 3,700-strong workforce,” explained CBMP President Kazuhiko Yamada. PEZA DG De Lima expressed her appreciation to Canon for the jobs that have been created through the establishment of the factory, along with her wishes for expanded operations in the future. Speaking next, Mr. Mitarai noted that CBMP “will play an important role in supporting Canon’s global manufacturing operations” and while pointing out that the new plant is still in its early stage, expressed his “very high expectations” for its future performance.

             The ceremony received widespread television and print media coverage in the Philippines, an indication of the level of attention that Canon attracts in the country.


  • DG De Lima Visit

    November 2014

  • 1 Million Hit Laser Beam Printer Units

    July 2014

            Director General Lilia De Lima visited CBMP and shared her wonderful and humorous insights to CBMP Members through her words of encouragement to all Filipino Workers.

            Through the start of the year, CBMP employees show hard work and dedication to produce high quality laser beam printers. As a result, CBMP had reached the 1 Million Laser Beam printer in one year.


  • Operation Start

    April, 2013

            Last April 3rd, CBMP had the Operation Start ceremony which signifies the beginning of producing the first laser beam printer model made in the Philippines.

            Canon is a well known brand and creates its success from producing best quality products. With this, CBMP needs to stay focused in designing and producing excellent and high quality laser beam printers.


  • Ground-Breaking Ceremony

    April , 2012

            Last April 2012, Canon Business Machines (Philippines) Inc. had a Ground Breaking Ceremony to officially announce the birth of a new Canon company here in the Philippines.