Taiwan’s Acer Inc (2353.TW), the world’s largest supplier of notebook computers, said its June sales were $1.39 billion, up 0.53 percent from the same month a year earlier. In May company had reported sales of US$1=T$32.
Taiwan’s Acer Inc., the world’s second largest personal computer maker by shipments after Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ),Chairman J.T. Wang, predicted it will accomplish its goal of becoming the No.1 notebook vendor this year. “We are one of a very few that is able to respond to the market when demand stabilized in the latter part of the second quarter because we were prepared.”
Acer has achieved the goal of breaking the barriers between people and technology. Globally, Acer ranks No. 2 for total PCs and notebooks. A profitable and sustainable Channel Business Model is instrumental to the company’s continuing growth, while its multi-brand approach effectively integrates Acer, Gateway, Packard Bell, and eMachines brands in worldwide markets. Acer strives to design environmentally friendly products and establish a green supply chain through collaboration with suppliers. Acer is proud to be a Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Movement, including the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter and London 2012 Olympic Games. The Acer Group employs 7,000 people worldwide. 2009 revenues reached US$17.9 billion.