#1 Market Leader Marks 1 Million Flat Panel TV Shipped in Canada with
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Samsung Electronics Canada today
announced that they had achieved an incredible milestone with the
shipment of 1 million flat panel TVs in Canada during 2011. As a
dominant #1 brand in the TV market, Samsung continues to push
boundaries with its new SMART Interaction technology, an intuitive
platform that uses Motion Control, Voice Control and Face Recognition
commands to control the TV and other connected devices. In celebration
of their achievement, Samsung Canada has partnered with CityLine on
Citytv to hold an online contest that allows eligible Canadians to win
one of Samsung's flagship LED TVs, the UN55ES8000. The contest will
launch on January 24th, 2012.
"Samsung Smart TVs are redefining how consumers interact and manage
their home entertainment experience," said James Politeski, President
Sales and Marketing, Samsung Electronics Canada."Our passion for
combining the best of technology with cutting edge design has resonated
incredibly well with customers in Canada and we look forward to
reaching even more families in the coming year."
Those who enter the CityLine contest are eligible to win Samsung's
flagship Smart TV, UN55ES8000, which was recently unveiled at the
International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas and winner
of a CES 2012 Innovations Design and Engineering Award. This TV's
exquisite design, and superior picture performance features Samsung's
SMART HUB which allows you to wirelessly access and download endless
offerings of Movies, TV Shows, Music, Sports and information through
the Samsung TV App store.
The contest can be entered by visiting the CityLine website at www.citytv.com/CityLine/contests. The winner will be selected by random draw on the CityLine show after
the contest closes.
About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada enables Canadians to "Pursue their Passions"
by offering a broad range of award-winning digital consumer
electronics, IT, telecommunications and home appliance products for
consumers and businesses. The Canadian arm upholds Samsung's global
mission to provide users premium experiences that are unparalleled due
to Samsung's innovative technology and stylish design. As a result,
Samsung has become a true leader in the electronics industry both in
terms of business leadership and brand strength. In 2011, Samsung was
ranked #17 in BusinessWeek/Interbrand "100 Best Global Brands", and was
named as one of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative Companies of 2011."
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