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Globalization and Global Trade Drive Renewed Focus on Supply Chain Visibility

How Lenovo gets visibility through the GT Nexus cloud technology platform

January 4, 2012
KEYWORDS CSCO / global trade
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Aberdeen research shows 78% of Chief Supply Chain Officers identify visibility as top priority. This sector insight report from Aberdeen describes strategic actions companies are taking and rolls up other key findings and recommendations from past supply chain visibility research studies.

The piece also features a case study on Lenovo, the world's second largest supplier of personal computers. Lenovo describes the problems that led them move from e-mail and spreadsheets to an integrated cloud technology platform for visibility. Today they use the GT Nexus platform to coordinate the monitor the flow of finished goods from factories to customer delivery.

Headline:  Globalization and Global Trade Drive Renewed Focus on Supply Chain Visibility

Website:    http://www.gtnexus.com/landing-pages/wt-lenovo/

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Address: 300 Lakeside Drive, Ste 400, Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-808-2222
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