GXS Hosts Customer Event to Celebrate Merger

 Sunbury, United Kingdom — November 16th, 2010 — GXS™, the world’s leading provider of business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce solutions, is holding a celebratory event on 16th November 2010 in central London to mark the recent merger of GXS, Inovis and Freeway Commerce and to thank customers for their continued support. Over 200 customers are expected to attend to celebrate the new organisation with GXS senior executives and employees.

“We are delighted to welcome our customers to this event and to show our appreciation for their ongoing support” commented Jon Keating, vice president sales EMEA, GXS. “This event confirms our commitment in Europe to help customers achieve their business objectives and goals. Now the merger with Inovis and Freeway Commerce is complete, we look forward to celebrating with our customers and continuing to develop innovative solutions with tangible business benefit.”

What: GXS Customer Party
Where: Cocoon Restaurant, Regent Street, London
When: Tuesday 16th November

The merger created the world’s largest network of integrated business communities, with exceptionally deep vertical expertise and an expansive global footprint. Together, the network platforms of both companies – GXS Trading Grid® and Inovisworks™ – represent over $200 million in cumulative research and development since 2004, when the companies initiated the transition of traditional value-added networks (VANs) to service-oriented, integration platforms capable of delivering high-value managed services.

The combined company now has over 40,000 direct customers, and offers unique capabilities in a variety of industries, including retail, automotive, consumer products, financial services, high-tech manufacturing, logistics and transportation. To serve our customers’ global operations, suppliers, and customers, GXS maintains direct operations in over 20 countries, offering customers the advantage of a single worldwide provider, a global feature set, and a consistent high-quality service expectation.

About GXS

GXS is the world’s leading provider of B2B e-commerce solutions. The company’s software and services simplify and enhance how networks of businesses integrate business processes and collabourate among trading partners. Organisations worldwide, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 500, use GXS solutions to extend their supply chain networks, optimise product launches, automate warehouse receiving, manage electronic payments and gain supply chain visibility. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has operations and offices around the world. For more information, see http://www.gxs.co.uk, http://blogs.gxs.com and http://twitter.com/gxs.


Media Contact:
Denise Oakley
Marketing Programmes International, GXS
Tel: +44 (0) 1932 776408 / +44 (0) 7768 537 481