Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. was named the 2019 Appliance Manufacturer of the Year by ENERGY STAR Canada, a division of Natural Resources Canada. The designation marks the third consecutive win for Samsung across this category, and highlights the continued Samsung commitment to energy-efficient product innovation for real-world impact.
“We’re constant in our commitment to innovation that puts Canadian households first,” said Warner Doell, Senior Vice President Consumer Electronics Business for Samsung Canada. “We look forward to seeing how the evolution of our products continues to benefit Canadians’ bottom-line, helping their finances go further.”
“Energy efficiency in our homes and buildings helps Canadians save money, creates jobs, reduces pollution and contributes to our clean energy future,” said the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources. “I congratulate Samsung Electronics Canada for their ongoing leadership in improving energy efficiency in Canada.” said the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources.
Key factors in Samsung Canada’s 2019 ENERGY STAR Award win include Samsung increasing market penetration of ENERGY STAR certified home appliances by 75 models in 2018—an increase of 7% over 2017, and 24% over 2016, respectively. Beyond the increase in the number of certified models, Samsung also increased the number of products certified as Most Efficient by 11% to a total of 31. Samsung Canada’s tenth ENERGY STAR Canada award win. Previous wins include Appliance Manufacturer of the Year (2017 and 2018); Electronics Manufacturer of the Year (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018); “ENERGY STAR Most Efficient” Promoter of the Year 2015 (2016); Collaborative Initiative of the Year (2012).