|[December 19, 2012]
E2open Receives 2012 Supply Chain Distinction Award
FOSTER CITY, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
(NASDAQ: EOPN), a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for
collaborative execution across global trading networks, has been named
the winner at the 2012
Supply Chain Distinction Awards North America in the Solution
Implementation category. E2open was recognized for "going above and
beyond in its contributions toward supply chain improvement" at Lenovo (News - Alert),
as described in a detailed
case study published earlier this year.
"We congratulate E2open on winning this award," commented Jon Pershke,
Vice President, Business Transformation/IT, Global Supply Chain at
Lenovo. "Their contributions to our supply chain and our business have
been tremendously valuable, and we are pleased to see their efforts
recognized by the industry."
According to the case study, "The cloud-based solutions offered by
E2open have added significant value to Lenovo's globl supply chain
operations in a number of key areas. First, the any-to-any platform
extends value to trading partners immediately. This platform has also
cut costs associated with testing and infrastructure maintenance.
Second, the streamlined procurement processes have enhanced automation
and collaboration and have helped to protect the confidentiality of
pricing agreements. Lastly, the E2open solution has enabled the
convergence of physical and digital supply chain networks to enhance
control over operating system software activation keys and to reduce the
risk of error or fraud."
"At E2open, we take pride in not only addressing our customers' supply
chain challenges but also adding strategic business value," said Mark
Woodward, President and CEO, E2open. "We partnered with the Lenovo team
to break down technology barriers and deliver cloud-based solutions that
enable seamless information sharing, process management, and
collaborative exception management-with tangible, positive impact on
KPIs and the bottom line."
The Supply Chain Distinction Awards North America celebrates excellence
across the most important disciplines of supply chain management. This
year's winners were announced at the Supply Chain Distinction Awards
North America 2012 gala held in conjunction with The Supply Chain &
Logistics Summit 2012 on December 4.
For more information on E2open, visit the company's website
or follow the company on Twitter (News - Alert) at @E2open
and on Facebook.
For more information on the Supply Chain Distinction Awards, please
E2open is a leading provider of cloud-based, on-demand software
solutions enabling enterprises to procure, manufacture, sell, and
distribute products more efficiently through collaborative execution
across global trading networks. Brand owners use E2open solutions to
gain visibility into and control over their trading networks through the
real-time information, integrated business processes, and advanced
analytics that E2open provides. E2open customers include Celestica,
Cisco, Dell (News - Alert), HGST, IBM, L'Oréal, LSI, Motorola Solutions, Seagate, and
Vodafone. E2open is headquartered in Foster City, California with
operations worldwide. For more information, visit www.e2open.com.
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