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Yamaha Brand Receives Rank No. 28 in the "Best Japan Brands 2023"

"Yamaha" brand has been selected as one of the "Best Japan Brands*1 2023", for the ninth consecutive year, by Interbrand Japan, Inc.*2, Japan’s biggest branding company.

The top 100 brands in the "Best Japan Brands" are selected brands originating in Japan. The unique Brand Valuation Criteria for Inclusion evaluates their brand value from three specific analyses: financial performance, role of brands, and brand strength. The total value of the "Yamaha" brand, the shared brand of Yamaha Corporation (hereinafter "Yamaha") and Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd., achieved 28th place increasing 11% compared to last year’s brand value. The Yamaha Group was recognized as promoting an important theme in our medium-term management plan, “Develop Closer Ties with Customers” through our experiential brand stores and Yamaha Music ID and touched on social issues with the continual “Otomachi” program with local communities. In addition, our innovative activities to pursue human-AI co-creation are highly commended.

The Yamaha Group will continue to develop broader, deeper, and longer ties with its customers and society, and is committed to empower them to "Make Waves" with their sound and music.

The link below is an interview with Hiroko Ohmura, Executive General Manager of Brand Development Unit, which is featured on the "Best Japan Brands 2023 Brand Leaders Interview" page.

https://www.interbrandjapan.com/ja/bjb/japan_brands/2023/yamaha_music/interview.html (Japanese)

*1 Best Japan Brands: Interbrand quantifies the brand value in monetary terms and announces the top 100 Japanese brands in a ranking format every year. This year's announcement was the 14th of its kind. The world pioneering methodology for quantification of brand value developed by Interbrand has been certified by ISO and has become a global de facto standard.

*2 Interbrand Japan: Interbrand Japan is the Japanese base of Interbrand, a world’s leading brand consultancy for over 45 years. Since its establishment in 1983 in Tokyo, Interbrand Japan provides total branding services to a variety of organizations and public agencies.

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