During the week of May 22nd, Gartner hosted the 2017 Executive Supply Chain Conference in Phoenix, Arizona with approximately 1,900 supply chain leaders. As part of this event, The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 ranking was released. Lenovo improved by one position YTY, from 25 to 24. This event is a great opportunity to built in the Lenovo brand within the thousands of current and potential customers that value Gartner’s insights and attend the event. Being part of Top 25 Ranking list enables us to be at Gartner’s scope as to when large companies from around the world contact Gartner for consulting on buying decisions or evaluating partners.
For the past 13 years, this annual Global Supply Chain Top 25 ranking acknowledges supply chain leaders, highlighting best practices for supply chain and strategy organizations. This year Gartner analyst team concluded three notable trends from the thousands of companies they research that are accelerating the capabilities and further separating the companies from the rest of the market: 1) Digitization of supply chain 2) Adaptive organization and capabilities 3) Developing and Fostering Healthy Ecosystems.
The work Lenovo has done with the customer first, corporate sustainability and contributing knowledge to the supply chain practice initiatives were the significant differentiators that provided the outstanding ranking recognition, and the move up to number 24. Lenovo’s achievement on The Gartner 2017 Top 25 Supply Chain list demonstrates the amazing orchestration of millions and millions of components to final assembly across Lenovo’s Enterprise with the best quality in the industry and with industries best manufacturing, logistics, and suppliers. Lenovo’s ONE team collaboration and execution from the teams around the world that are consistently creating ‘order from chaos’ with a relentless focus on customer centric value has set the foundation for Lenovo to propel into the new digital future for our long-term success.