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Lenovo Lenovo - about the company
Lenovo is one of the world's leading personal technology companies, producing innovative notebooks and mobile phones . Now, at No. 286 on the Fortune 500 list, Lenovo is the world's largest PC seller and the fourth largest smartphone company.
Although the Lenovo brand appeared only in 2004, the company has a much longer history. In 1984, Legend Holdings was formed with a RMB 200,000 (US$25,000) security deposit in China. The company was founded in Hong Kong in 1988 and would grow to become the largest computer company in China. Legend Holdings changed its name to Lenovo in 2004 and in 2005 acquired the former personal computer division of IBM, the company that invented the PC industry in 1981.
Today, Lenovo is a $47 billion personal technology company with more than 57,000 employees (including joint ventures) in more than 60 countries, serving customers in more than 160 countries. Lenovo has major research and production centers in countries around the world.
Lenovo has grown faster than the market for more than four years because our uniquely engineered products are designed for those who do. Our customers use innovation to bring progress to the world, and we design and build our products with that in mind, drawing inspiration from the drive and imagination of the people who make things happen. Our technology helps those who do, do it better.
And Lenovo continued its rapid growth in new personal technologies with the acquisition of Motorola Mobility in July 2014. With the addition of Motorola, Lenovo not only becomes the world's third largest smartphone company, but also further strengthens its leadership in innovation. Motorola's more than 2,000 engineers and technical experts are industry leaders responsible for thousands of patents.
Whether it's a PC, smartphone, tablet, smart TV, server, workstation or storage, Lenovo makes products that consumers need, whether it's smart connected or infrastructure devices, Lenovo creates real differentiation from competitors through its vertically integrated business. model. This model is unique among large technology companies and is a significant source of competitive advantage that helps us bring more innovation to market, more efficiently and aggressively attack PC+ opportunities.
And as Lenovo expands globally, we are establishing even deeper roots in each key market, investing not only in sales and distribution, but also in local in-house manufacturing, R&D and other high-value functions. This global reach with local excellence allows us to create a new type of company - a "global-local" company - and positions us to deepen our defensive and offensive strategy and create a foundation for long-term success.
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