AUSTIN, Texas, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- E2open congratulates Cisco Systems, HP, Intel, Kimberly-Clark, Lenovo, L'Oréal, McDonald's, The Coca-Cola Company, and Unilever for making the 2016 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25, as well as Procter & Gamble for qualifying again for the Supply Chain Masters category, a special recognition of the company's sustained supply chain leadership over the last 10 years. Gartner specifically called out Procter & Gamble's end-to-end synchronization program, leading-edge use of demand sensing to connect its supply chain to the store shelf, and product portfolio management to drive value creation on all SKUs.
"It's exciting to see so many of our customers being recognized by Gartner as having best-in-class supply chains and being at the forefront of key industry trends," said Michael Farlekas, CEO, E2open. "We are honored that these industry leaders use E2open's solutions – such as our innovative demand sensing solutions – to power their multi-enterprise supply chains." With more than 41,000 companies already connected, the E2open network is the foundation that allows companies to seamlessly conduct business with all their supply chain partners. By leveraging the E2open network and supply chain solutions, E2open's customers operate their multi-enterprise supply chains in real-time, helping transform them into demand-sensing, integrated demand-supply networks.
Gartner's annual Supply Chain Top 25 identifies supply chain leaders and highlights their best practices. This year, Gartner highlighted three key trends for supply chain leaders: Customer-driven partner integration, adoption of advanced analytics, and an increased emphasis on corporate social responsibility. More information is available from Gartner in the special report "The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2016."
Founded in 2000, E2open provides the largest and most comprehensive Supply Chain Operating Network, including a broad suite of collaborative supply chain solutions. Leading global enterprises rely on E2open to provide greater end-to-end visibility, more accurate data and insights, and real-time business process orchestration across complex, multi-tier trading partner networks. E2open powers the multi-enterprise supply chain. For more information, visit e2open.com.
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