Lenovo brings the world’s leading Commercial PC Brand - ‘Think’ - to Jaipur
Exclusive ‘Think’ retail store tailor-made for SMBs
Jaipur, India – 31st August, 2012: Lenovo the number one PC maker in India for 2 straight quarters (Source: IDC Q1 and Q2 CY2012) inaugurated its first exclusive ‘Think’ store in Jaipur today. The objective is to bring ‘Think’, the world’s number one Commercial PC brand closer to customers across the country. This initiative is a step forward in Lenovo’s commitment to the SMB market and will reinforce its position as the largest exclusive PC retailer in India.
Speaking at the launch, Rajiv Rao, Director - SMB, Lenovo India said, “Lenovo’s growth over the last few quarters in the SMB segment has been encouraging and only reinforces our belief that SMBs are the growth engine of our economy. ThinkPad and ThinkCentre have immense aspirational value and can address the IT needs of the SMB ecosystem in Jaipur."
Lenovo’s SMB business has nearly quadrupled market share from 2.4% (Source: IDC Q2 CY2010) to 7.3% (Source: IDC Q2 CY2012), a testimony to its successful ‘Protect and Attack’ strategy. Lenovo recently launched the ThinkPad Edge brand of notebooks in India, specifically designed for Small Businesses. ThinkPad Edge derives its DNA from the ThinkPad and includes Lenovo Solutions for Small Business (LSSB) -a software suite that provides unique security and productivity features including after-hours maintenance, software monitoring, USB blocker, and manage energy utilization
Right Angle has partnered with Lenovo for the Think store in Jaipur. Speaking on the alliance, Anurag Jain, Partner, Right Angle said, “We are proud to collaborate with Lenovo for the launch of the world’s leading Commercial PC brand in the Pink City and we look forward to achieving immediate traction.
Spread across a total area of 400 square feet, the store offers an end-to-end range of SMB focused ‘Think’ products viz. Notebooks, Desktops, Tablets, All-in-Ones and accessories viz. Docking station, Mouse and Audio accessories to address the dynamic computing needs of the fast growing SMB market. Offering a solution- based approach to SMBs, the store offers consumers a ‘touch and feel’ of all products.
Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a $US30 billion personal technology company – and the second largest PC company in the world, serving customers in more than 160 countries. Dedicated to building exceptionally engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, a highly-efficient global supply chain and strong strategic execution. Formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former IBM Personal Computing Division, the company develops, manufactures and markets reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology products and services. Its product lines include legendary Think-branded commercial PCs and Idea-branded consumer PCs, as well as servers, workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices, including tablets and smart phones. Lenovo has major research centers in Yamato, Japan; Beijing, China; and Raleigh, North Carolina. For more information, see www.lenovo.com.