SANYO

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About SANYO

SANYO Electric Co. Ltd. is a leading company for energy and environment, providing solutions for energy, environment and lifestyle applications. SANYO's businesses are divided into three business domains: Energy, Ecology and Electronics. These three areas cover a broad range of products and services such as rechargeable batteries, photovoltaic systems, HVAC/R equipment, digital imaging devices, personal navigation systems, home appliances, electronic components and others. For further information, please visit SANYO's web site at http://sanyo.com/.

About The Digital Newsroom

The Bright Ideas Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Camilla Brown
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)203 1379 270
e. sanyo@manifestlondon.co.uk

SANYO

SANYO launches search for Britain’s Biggest (Pancake) Tosser

Pancake Day has been celebrated for over a thousand years, but 2010 is the first time anyone has tried to find ‘Britain’s Biggest Tosser’ (of pancakes). SANYO has taken on the ambitious task, inviting pancake tossers throughout the UK to film their Shrove Tuesday fun and subject it to an online vote. The winner will receive a new SANYO Xacti camera, alongside the accolade of being Britain’s Biggest Tosser.

  • Entries to the first ever ‘Britain’s Biggest Tosser’ competition can be found at www.pancaketoss.com
  • Anyone can enter a video by simply emailing it to sanyo@pancaketoss.com or posting it to YouTube with the tag #SANYOPancakeToss
  • The winner will be the entry that is rated the highest by visitors to the website
  • Is not just size (of toss) that matters – voters will rate videos on entertainment value
  • SANYO will provide Britain’s Biggest Tosser with a brand new SANYO Xacti full HD Dual Camera
  • The competition is being run to celebrate the launch of the world’s smallest full HD camcorder, the Xacti VPC-CS1
  • Some entries already submitted to the competition can be seen to the right

The full press release launching the competition, alongside some high resolution images to support the competition, can be downloaded below.

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Archive

SANYO launches its most powerful underwater Dual Camera ever

SANYO has today launched its highest specification waterproof Dual Camera in the UK – the Xacti VPC-CA100. Waterproof up to 3m (10 feet) the Xacti CA100 is perfect for a wide range of activities, from snorkelling to snowboarding. The camera is the highest specification waterproof pocket camcorder:   Shoots  full 1080i HD footage and 14 […]

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‘Xactivate Your Passion’ competition gives you the chance to win $10,000

In association with the Metro newspaper, SANYO has launched an online video competition that gives voters the chance to win $10,000 or a Xacti VPC-CS1. The competition can be viewed here – where you can enter the competition by voting for your favourite video. British YouTube sensation and Japanese popstar Beckii Cruel has posted dedicated videos to the […]

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