East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA and Bangalore, India - February 23, 2016:
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company today announced that it has been recognized among the Best in Class Technology Providers in the Consulting category in the 2016 Readers' Choice Survey of Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) magazine.
"It is an absolute honor to be ranked favorably in this category. This clearly reinforces Wipro’s continued commitment to the consumer goods market," said Srini Pallia, Chief Executive & Global Head - Consumer Business Unit, Wipro Limited. He added, "Helping our Consumer Goods (CG) customers best understand their consumer is of utmost importance to us. Our vision is to continually innovate and equip our customers in the consumer goods sector with leading-edge capabilities in technology, infrastructure and business operations, to enable them to build better connections and improve their consumer experience, operational efficiency and profitability."
CGT’s readers recorded their votes on the consumer goods industry’s preferred solutions and service providers across 15 categories, which reflect the vast landscape of IT investment opportunities available today.
Wipro’s Consumer Goods expertise spans areas of Packaged Application Services, Application and Infrastructure Management, Business Process and IT Consulting, Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing. Wipro’s dedicated Consumer Goods practice has deep expertise working with Tier 1 companies in the areas of Sales & Marketing, Value Chain Optimization, Digital Transformation, and Analytics driving Insights, across the Food & Beverage, Home & Personal Care, Apparel & Footwear and Agribusiness and Tobacco segments.
Some of Wipro’s leading solutions for the consumer goods industry include Wipro Promax Trade Promotion Management & Optimization solutions, Market Mix Modelling, DCxM for Consumer Goods and One-to-One Shopper amongst others.
About Wipro Ltd.
Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT) is a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company that delivers solutions to enable its clients do business better. Wipro delivers winning business outcomes through its deep industry experience and a 360 degree view of "Business through Technology.” By combining digital strategy, customer centric design, advanced analytics and product engineering approach, Wipro helps its clients create successful and adaptive businesses. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship, Wipro has a dedicated workforce of over 160,000, serving clients in 175+ cities across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com
About Consumer Goods Technology
Consumer Goods Technology (CGT), an integrated media brand, is the leading resource for consumer goods executives looking to improve business performance. Delivering content in print, online and face-to-face, CGT reaches an audience of more than 76,000 consumer goods executives ranging from managers and directors to VPs and CIOs. CGT also covers all major segments of the consumer goods sector, including Food, Beverage, Packaged Goods, Consumer Electronics and Footwear. For more information on CGT, visit www.consumergoods.com.
Forward-looking and Cautionary Statements
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