Shop Pink Kyocera Kitchen Tools to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Research in October
Kyocera’s pink ceramic products have been sold over the last decade to benefit breast cancer research and community organizations worldwide
San Diego, Calif. – October 22, 2021 – Kyocera, a leader in ceramic cutlery since 1984, continues over a decade of support for breast cancer research with its special edition pink ceramic kitchen tools line. The #shoppink series ranges from $9.95 to $79.95 retail and includes a vegetable peeler, three sizes of ceramic knives, gift sets and ceramic-insulated travel mugs. In honor of breast cancer awareness month in October, the pink line is 10% off with the promo code 21KYBCA and Kyocera will donate 10% of sales proceeds to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The full line is available here.
According to breastcancer.org, about 1 in 8 women in the U.S. will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime, as will 1 in 833 men. Kyocera’s philanthropic initiatives reflect the philosophy of its founder, Dr. Kazuo Inamori, and his lifelong belief that “people have no higher calling than to strive for the greater good of humankind and society.” With more than 78,000 employees worldwide, Kyocera Group offices also support breast cancer charities in Japan, South Korea, and China.
Kyocera was one of the first companies in the world to begin manufacturing and selling kitchen knives with blades made from advanced ceramics. Since 1984, Kyocera has been continually enhancing the material technology and design of its ceramic knives, developing its product range with various colors and styles and converting customers worldwide to fans of ceramic kitchen tools. Kyocera’s
traditional ultra-sharp zirconia ceramic blade will maintain its sharpness up to 10x longer than metal knives.
San Diego-based Kyocera International, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kyoto, Japan-based Kyocera Corporation.
Kyocera Corporation (TOKYO: 6971), the parent and global headquarters of the Kyocera Group, was founded in 1959 as a producer of fine ceramics (also known as “advanced ceramics”). By combining these engineered materials with metals and integrating them with other technologies, Kyocera has become a leading supplier of industrial and automotive components, semiconductor packages, electronic devices, smart energy systems, printers, copiers, and mobile phones. During the year ended March 31, 2021, the company’s consolidated sales revenue totaled 1.5 trillion yen (approx. US$13.8 billion). Kyocera is ranked #603 on Forbes magazine’s 2021 “Global 2000” list of the world’s largest publicly traded companies, and appears on The Wall Street Journal’s latest list of “The World’s 100 Most Sustainably Managed Companies.”
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