(The Hosting News) – GXS, a leading provider of B2B integration services, today announced that 22 of Gartner’s Top 25 Supply Chains use services provided by GXS. GXS Trading Grid, the world’s largest integration cloud that manages 12 billion transactions a year, handles transactions for more than 400,000 businesses.
The 2012 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 recognized companies that best demonstrate leadership in applying demand-driven principles to drive business results. Gartner’s goal for the Supply Chain Top 25 research initiative is to raise awareness of the supply chain discipline and how it impacts the business. The group found three notable trends across supply chain leaders including a continued focus on supply chain resiliency, simplification and “multilocal” operations.
Register to learn more about the report and participate in a live Q&A on an upcoming webinar:
What: 2012 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: Live Q&A
When: Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Time: 10:00- 11:00 a.m. ET
Featured Speakers: Debra Hofman, managing vice president at Gartner
Stan Aronow, research director of supply chain research at Gartner
Steve Keifer, vice president of global marketing at GXS
The Supply Chain Top 25 rankings comprise two main components: financial and opinion. Public financial data gives a view into how companies have performed in the past, while the opinion component provides an eye to future potential and reflects future expected leadership, a crucial characteristic. These two components are combined into a total composite score.
GXS is a leading B2B integration services provider and operates the world’s largest integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid®. Our software and services help more than 400,000 businesses, including 72 percent of the Fortune 500 and 22 of the top 25 supply chains, extend their partner networks, automate receiving processes, manage electronic payments, and improve supply chain visibility. GXS Managed Services, our unique approach to improving B2B integration operations, combines GXS Trading Grid® with our process orchestration services and global team to manage a company’s multi-enterprise processes. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has direct operations in 20 countries, employing more than 2,400 professionals. To learn more, see http://www.gxs.com, read our blog at http://www.gxsblogs.com and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/gxs. You can also access our public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission at http://www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml.