|[December 05, 2013]
E2open and Vodafone Selected as Winners at 2013 European Supply Chain Excellence Awards
FOSTER CITY, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
(NASDAQ: EOPN), the leading provider of cloud-based solutions for
collaborative planning and execution across global trading networks, and Vodafone
(VOD: LN), one of the world's largest telecommunications companies, have
been named winners for a joint submission in the Supply Chain
Operations category at the 2013
European Supply Chain Excellence Awards, which took place on
November 6, 2013 at the London Hilton on Park Lane in London, England.
E2open and Vodafone worked closely with Accenture (News - Alert), the global management
consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, to enable close
to a thousand suppliers to collaborate with Vodafone through the
Vodafone (News - Alert) electronic trading network.
"At E2open, we not only address our customers' supply chain challenges,
but also add value totheir business," said Mark Woodward, President and
CEO, E2open. "Partnering with E2open helped Vodafone to leverage
economies of scale and scope across multiple operating units through
better visibility and collaboration across its distributed trading
network. We are honored to be recognized for our achievements in meeting
Vodafone's need for a more flexible, scalable supply chain solution to
accommodate their extensive network of global trading partners."
The European Supply Chain Excellence Awards - organized by the Supply
Chain Standard- were launched in 1997 as an initiative to recognize and
reward organizations in Europe that demonstrate excellence in their
supply chain operations. The key objectives of the Awards are to
recognize outstanding achievement in supply chain management across
Europe, reward those companies who have attained the highest standards,
and highlight the importance of excellent supply chain management.
More than 37,000 trading partners and 117,000 unique registered users
currently participate in the E2open Business Network, which allows
participants to access and share data and execute business processes in
a secure, real-time manner. The E2open Business Network also provides
collaboration tools and analytics so that E2open customers can make more
informed and efficient decisions. For more information on E2open, follow
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E2open (NASDAQ: EOPN) is a leading provider of cloud-based, on-demand
software solutions enabling enterprises to procure, manufacture, sell,
and distribute products more efficiently through collaborative planning
and execution across global trading networks. Enterprises 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, HGST, HP, IBM, Lenovo (News - Alert), L'Or�al, LSI, Motorola
Solutions, Seagate, and Vodafone. E2open is headquartered in Foster
City, Calif., with operations worldwide. For more information, visit www.e2open.com.
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