Cebu Champion Hardware Inc. is one of the more popular hardware stores in Cebu City. In 1976, proprietor Mr. Felix C. Guanzon established the store to cater to customers within the city. Since then, Cebu Champion Hardware had grown and expanded its market covering the entire Cebu Province.
In 1991, Cebu Champion Hardware diversified into the field of tourism. The construction of Dynasty Tourist Inn located at Jasmin St., Capitol Site, Uptown, Cebu was started and in 1992 the operation of Dynasty Tourist Inn began.
Due to its growth, the expanding market and for a need for more capital, Cebu Champion Hardware was incorporated on December 17, 1993.
Located right in the heart of downtown Cebu, this three-story emporium of general hardware, construction materials, electrical and industrial supplies, has earned the patronage of the Cebuanos owing to its good service, wide and complete choice of products and reliable supply. The store is supported by a 1,000 square meter warehouse and four delivery vehicles that efficiently serve the needs of the market.
The year 2003 marked the beginning of the new generation. Headed by Engr. Mark Lester G. Guanzon as VP and General Manager and assisted by a dynamic team of 10 key personnels, Cebu Champion Hardware Inc. has complemented the growing needs of Cebu and contributed to the increase in the trading activities in the area. With Cebu established as the center for trade and commerce in Visayas and Mindanao area, the hardware industry is looking at a very promising future. Cebu Champion Hardware Inc. has secured its place in the market and will surely grow to be an even stronger and better provider of electrical, construction, and hardware needs.
In August 26, 2004, UNIRICH Trading was established by Engr. Mark Lester Guanzon as one of the distributor of 3M Philippines servicing the Visayas-Mindanao area.
Cebu Champion Hardware continued its distribution of quality products such as EBARA Pumps & Motors (importer / stockist for Visayas and Mindanao) and SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC PHILS. - Telemecanique, SQ-D, Merlin Gerin (master distributor). OMRON Products, TOZEN Product, Victaulic- Fire Protection System, TECO Induction Motor, DELTA Drives & Controllers, Viking Sprinklers & Fire System & Fuji Motor Controller.
In 2007, a display center & uptown sales office was set up at # 11 President Quirino St., Villa Aurora, Mabolo, Cebu City for the convenience and better service to its customers. Specializing Water System & Fire Protection Supplies, Electrical Distribution, Industrial Automation & Control.