Canon Canada partners with Canadian Soccer Association

Five-year agreement includes office equipment, cameras and video gear

January 18, 2012
by Purchasing b2b staff

VANCOUVER: Canon Canada Inc has been named a “primary level partner” of the Canadian Soccer Association and its national teams, as well as associate sponsor of the Association’s Active Start Soccer Fests. Canon will be the exclusive and official supplier of consumer imaging equipment, office equipment and medical equipment for the Canadian Soccer Association.

“Canon’s involvement in soccer around the world over the years makes this a natural fit for the Canadian Soccer Association,” said Peter Montopoli, general secretary, Canadian Soccer Association. “Having one of the world’s most valuable brands on board at the Canadian Soccer Association clearly illustrates that Canadians are embracing ‘the beautiful game’ and are committed to growing the game across the country.”

As part of the five-year agreement, Canon Canada will provide the Canadian Soccer Association with a variety of camera and video equipment, office equipment, as well as providing cameras to every Active Start Soccer Fests across Canada.