Sunbury, United Kingdom — May 22, 2008 — GXS™, a leading provider of business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce solutions, today announced that the third annual GXS EMEA Partner Conference will be held on Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th May, 2008 in Madrid, Spain.
At the 2008 Partner Conference, GXS executives will meet with EMEA-based Partners and present the latest information on the company, its strategy and product road map. A number of educational sessions will be provided on the latest trends in markets and industries to inform and educate Partners so that they can support B2B e-commerce opportunities across the region effectively. Selected GXS Partners will present their best practice case studies with GXS Trading Grid® solutions and a Partner Awards ceremony will be held at the end of the day.
Emphasising the expanding reach of GXS Trading Grid® in EMEA, GXS Partner representatives from a number of countries will attend, including Poland, Malta, Spain, South Africa, United Kingdom and the Netherlands.
Indra, a long standing GXS EMEA Partner, is hosting the GXS Partner Conference at its office in Madrid, Spain.Indra is the premier Information Technology company in Spain and a leading IT multinational in Europe and Latin America.
“Global reach is of critical importance to GXS customers today, and our GXS Partners provide a powerful combination of GXS Trading Grid solutions combined with their local knowledge, expertise and language capability,” commented Aldo Caiani, vice president, sales EMEA at GXS. “This is particularly important in newer, emerging markets in Europe where a local presence enables much faster e-commerce implementations for global companies”.
The Conference has been scheduled so that GXS Partners can also attend the EDIFICE 105thPlenary in Madrid. GXS is hosting the EDIFICE Plenary with DHL, a GXS customer. EDIFICE is the European B2B high-tech and electronics industry body, and the Plenary takes place on Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 May. The theme is “E-business, crossing borders – the challenges of technology, geography and vertical industry”.
GXS is a leading global provider of B2B e-commerce solutions that simplify and enhance business process integration, synchronisation and collabouration among trading partners. Organisations worldwide, including 75 percent of the Fortune 500, leverage the GXS Trading Grid® to extend supply networks, optimise product launches, automate warehouse receiving, manage electronic payments and gain supply chain visibility. With an unmatched global presence, proven trading partner management and B2B outsourcing services, GXS’ on-demand solutions maximise the benefits of integration for businesses.
Based in Gaithersburg, Md., GXS’ extensive global network serves customers throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific regions. GXS can be found on the Web at www.gxs.co.uk.
For further information please contact:
Denise Oakley, Director, Marketing Programmes International GXS
Tel – +44 (0) 1932 776408 / +44 (0) 7768 537 481 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org