Monday, 29 November 2010

3 days to go

Win a trip to New York, the city that never sleeps.

In over 3 days on the 1st of December 2010 the contest will start!

Check out our Facebook page and find the App to upload your picture and get a chance to win a cool trip for 2, flight & accomodation included!

The only thing you have to do is upload a cool picture from yourself with one of our Graffiti Products.
Once you did that, let your family and friends vote for you! The more votes you get, the closer you are to New York!

Sign yourself in on our Facebook and Twitter account to get more info.

Thursday, 25 November 2010

Win a trip to New York

Win a trip to New York

Win a trip to the birth place of graffiti, the city that never sleeps!

Canyon will give away 3 trips for two, including flights & accommodation, to one of the most colorful, dynamic and exciting cities in the world – Let’s hear it for New York!

Times Square, Wall Street, Broadway, Central Park, Manhattan, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty… They can be all yours!

All you need to do is to send us a cool and creative picture featuring a Canyon’s Graffiti product, and have your family and friends vote for you! The more votes you get, the closer you are to New York!

In over 7 days the contest will begin on Facebook. So go and buy your Canyon product and send us your coolest picture. The contest only lasts a few weeks until the 5th of January 2011. So be Quick!!!

How to participate:

1. Go to or on the contest’s site 2. Fill-in the submission form with your names, age, country and email address
3. Submit a cool and creative picture featuring a Canyon’s Graffiti product
4. Tell your family and friends to vote for your picture!

Note: All winners must provide proof that they meet the conditions of participation. I a winner is under 18 years old, he/she will be accompanied by a parent ot guardian to claim their prize. A proof of age will be requested from all winners and/or parent or guardian.

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Hip Hop Contest

Last week the 8th edition finals took of the 'Ultimatum pentru Arta is a national Hip-Hop contest (bands and MCs)' in the Elephant Pub, Bucharest (historical centre).

 In the Finals the contestants interpreted two tracks they have previously prepared and they also had to do an improvisation of a couple of verses (or a stanza) based on a given instrumental on the spot. The winners have been established 30% by the public and 70% by the jury, the final grades being the average of the accumulated points.

There were 10 contestants who played in the finals and in the end three winners:
Ist place: Swoad
2nd place: Tache
3th place: O.N.

The rest of the top 10 was:

IVth place: Ovo
Vth place: Sample & N-Man
VIth place: Jhon
VIIth place: Faptu’ Rap
VIIIth place: Da One
IXth place: Necenzurat
Xth place: Dazzo

Thursday, 18 November 2010

Graffiti Event in Russia

Last month Russia Launched the Graffiti Limited Edition during 3 events. We sponsored an extreme bicycle race "summerKAT: Limited Edition" an Dual branding event with Akella and GameGurru to promote the game Gothic 4 and we were present at the exhibition in Ogromir 2010.

The bicycle event took place around the metro station Orehove in the Park Zone. During this event more than 500 persons participated and even more spectators were watching the whole spectacle.

After this event we branded an event with Akella and GameGurru to promote the game Gothic 4. In the shop Eldorado on Bratislavskaya metro station more than 250 visitors came, participated and watched the event. People were able to play games, created their own Graffiti Products and win spectacular prices as the Limited Edition products.

And last weekend we were attending an exhibition at the All-Russia Exhibition Centre. The exhibition was visited by approximately 100 000 persons. The Graffiti Limited Edition products were highlighted in two stands. During the days visitors could win cool Limited Edition products.

Russia, many thanks for creating these events, we are looking forward to the next one.

Friday, 12 November 2010

Canyon Wins Prestigious Award in Latin America

Canyons Graffiti lineup wins Best Product Design of The Year Award in Latin America

GORINCHEM, the Netherlands During the last week of October 2010, CANYON participated in one of the IT industrys most influential Latin American award ceremonies, the Channel Awards. This years event was held at the Fountain Blue Hilton Hotel in Miami Beach, with the presence of the press, producers, customers and distributors. Grupo Editorial M.A., host of the event and owner of the influential IT magazine Compuchannel, selected Judges from throughout Latin America to commemorate the high level of the IT industry in several key categories.

Brands like Microsoft, Logitech, Samsung, BenQ, Cisco, OKI, Sharp, LG, Dell, Xerox, Lexmark, HP, and Genius, among others, participated in this event in an attempt to earn an award and recognition in various categories: Most Innovative Product of the Year, Best Design Product of the Year, etc. CANYON was awarded the Product Design of the Year for its Graffiti Limited Edition.

It is an honor to receive this distinction from Channel Awards with few months of presence in the region. This is very important to us because Compuchannel is a reputable source for our customers throughout Latin America said Gerardo Hernandez, Managing Director CANYON Latin America.

CANYON is making waves in the Latin American region with its full product line and is gaining market share in the Americas in record time. The brand also has arrived in full force to raise the bar for future participants in this important award category. CANYON claims this is mainly due to its strict quality control as well as design emphasis imposed at its European Headquarters.

More information about Compuchannel and the Channel Awards 2010 at

CANYON is a cheerful, young and dynamic lifestyle brand that thrives to make life more comfortable by offering a wide range of practical, easy-to-use and affordable IT-related consumer electronics and computer peripherals to the many people. Our product range is developed with our commitment to offer beautiful and stylish product design at competitive prices, without compromising the quality. Founded in 2003, CANYON is one of the worlds fastest growing brands in its industry in Asia and the EMEA region. For more information, contact .

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