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7 February 2008

New Lenovo-Designed Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay Components Unveiled

BEIJING – February 7, 2008 – In addition to designing the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch that will travel the world on its way to herald the arrival of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, Lenovo has designed new torch relay components including the Lantern and Local City Cauldrons. The lantern houses the Olympic flame once it is […]

6 February 2008

Lenovo Launches Global Olympic Philanthropic Campaign

BEIJING – February 6, 2008 – To mark the six-month countdown to the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, PC company Lenovo, Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Torch Relay and TOP Sponsor of the Olympic Games, today announced a global online philanthropic beginning Feb. 8 in the United Kingdom. Just as the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay will […]

5 February 2008

Lenovo Partners with The AIR Foundation

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – February 5, 2008 – Lenovo today announced that it has established a marketing and technology partnership with The AIR Foundation, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to advocate, teach, and deliver information accessibility tools. The relationship will also set the stage for future enhancements in the delivery of accessible technology worldwide. […]

5 February 2008

Lenovo’s Most Adaptable Adapter

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – February 5, 2008 – Lenovo today announced its new ThinkPad and IdeaPad 90W slim AC/DC combo adapter, the company’s first all-in-one adapter designed to charge other electronic devices such as most cell phones and PDAs; and many mobile music devices (using optional connector tips.) At about a half-inch thick and 33 […]

31 January 2008


Quarterly sales jumps 15% to US$4.6 billion Quarterly EBITDA (excluding restructuring) of US$244 million, up 91% Quarterly pre-tax income (excluding restructuring) surges 190% to US$192 million Quarterly profit attributable to shareholders (including restructuring) of US$172 million, up 198% Quarterly basic EPS (including restructuring) of 1.93 US cents, or 15.01 HK cents, up 188% Net cash […]

22 January 2008

Avaya and Lenovo Deliver Enhanced Mobile Telephony Solution on “Think” PCs

LOTUSPHERE, ORLANDO, Fla – January 22, 2008 – Avaya and Lenovo today announced the availability of the Avaya Mobility Edition for Lenovo ThinkPad notebooks and ThinkCentre desktops, a solution targeted for business users that embeds the Avaya Internet protocol (IP) Softphone application into Lenovo PCs. The unified solution enables complete, enterprise communications from any location with […]

9 January 2008

SAS and Lenovo Partner to Empower K-12 Learning

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – January 9, 2008 – SAS and Lenovo today announced a partnership to bring SAS’ award-winning Web-based Curriculum Pathways® educational software and Lenovo’s leading ThinkPad notebook PCs to students in K-12 classrooms across the country. The agreement provides a unique solution to school systems integrating select models of Lenovo ThinkPad notebooks for […]

3 January 2008

Lenovo Enters Worldwide Consumer PC Market with New “Idea” Brand

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – January 3, 2008 – Lenovo today announced its entry into the global consumer PC market with the launch of a new line of notebook and desktop PCs. Lenovo’s new consumer-oriented IdeaPad notebooks and IdeaCentre desktops complement Lenovo’s business-oriented ThinkPad notebooks and ThinkCentre desktops. The new PCs will be initially offered in […]

11 December 2007

Lenovo Extends PC Portfolio with Wyse Thin Client Products

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – December 11, 2007 – Lenovo and Wyse Technology announced a new agreement today that extends Lenovo’s PC portfolio with Wyse thin client computing technology. The agreement offers Lenovo customers around the world access to a wide selection of thin clients, including management and multimedia software that complements Lenovo’s notebooks and […]

4 December 2007

Lenovo to Conclude Olympic Sponsorship After Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

BEIJING, December 4, 2007 – Lenovo today announced that its role as worldwide partner of the Olympic Games will conclude in December 2008, four months after the closing ceremonies of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. As the worldwide computing equipment partner, Lenovo is providing the technology backbone for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. The company […]

27 November 2007

Lenovo Extends Its Global Footprint with New Plant in Poland

WARSAW, November 27, 2007 – Lenovo today announced the company will open a new manufacturing plant and fulfillment operations center in Legnica Special Economic Zone, Poland. The facility will support customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, including product assembly and configuration, distribution services and logistics along with additional value-added services, such as custom […]

15 November 2007

Lenovo Announces “Value-Added Software Plan”

BEIJING, China, November 15, 2005 — Lenovo Group, a leader in innovative personal computing, today announced its “Value-Added Software Plan” for Lenovo-branded PC product lines sold in China. This innovative program is designed to enhance customer satisfaction through PCs that are higher performing, easier to use and more reliable, at a great price. Starting in […]

9 November 2007

Saint Mary’s School Creates 3-Ring Digital Binders with ThinkPad Tablet PCs from Lenovo

RALEIGH, N.C., November 9, 2005 — Lenovo today announced that Saint Mary’s School, an independent all-girls’ college preparatory school in Raleigh, is the first high school to deploy ThinkPad X41 Tablet PCs to students and faculty. The writable slate and unique functions of the ThinkPad X41 Tablets will help students and teachers discover new ways […]

6 November 2007

Lenovo Puts Power and Performance at Center Court with New ThinkStation Brand

NEW YORK – November 6, 2007 – Lenovo today showcased its powerful new entry into the workstation PC market with the launch of the ThinkStation brand. Unveiled in cooperation with the NBA at the NBA Store, ThinkStation marks more than ten years since a major PC vendor has entered the workstation market1. As the first […]

2 November 2007

Lenovo Names Scott DiValerio Senior Vice President and President, Americas Group

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – November 2, 2007 – Lenovo today announced the appointment of Scott DiValerio as senior vice president and president, Americas Group, effective December 3. He will report directly to William Amelio and be responsible for the company’s sales organization across the Americas. DiValerio, 45, replaces Rory Read, who served as acting […]

1 November 2007


Quarterly revenue jumps 20% to US$4.4 billion Quarterly EBITDA (excluding restructuring) of US$210 million, up 135% Quarterly pre-tax income (excluding restructuring) of US$125 million, up 177% Quarterly profit attributable to shareholders (including impact of restructuring) of US$105 million, up 178% Quarterly basic EPS of 1.22 US cents, or 9.47 HK cents, up 177% Net cash […]

25 October 2007

Lenovo Names Liu Jun Senior Vice President and President, Consumer Business Group

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – October 25, 2007 – Lenovo today announced the appointment of Liu Jun as senior vice president and president, Consumer Business Group. He reports directly to William Amelio and is responsible for the company’s worldwide consumer business. Liu, 38, was most recently in an executive leadership program and completed two advanced […]

23 October 2007

Lenovo Introduces First EPEAT Gold Monitor with New Visuals Portfolio

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – October 23, 2007 – Lenovo today introduced the industry’s first EPEAT Gold rated monitor – the ThinkVision L193p – as part of a new portfolio of PC monitors designed for business users. The portfolio of five new monitors also includes the ThinkVision L190x monitor featuring the slimmest bezel in the […]

11 October 2007

Lenovo Announces 18 Finalists in Global Search for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torchbearers

BEIJING, – October 11, 2007 – Lenovo, a worldwide leader in the PC market, announced today the 18 finalists selected to compete for the chance to participate in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay. Lenovo launched the torchbearer search program with the help of Google to find “new thinkers” from around the world to run […]

9 October 2007

Prudential Fox &Roach Real Estate ‘Sold’ on Lenovo PCs for Secure and Reliable Computing

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – October 9, 2007 – Mortgage, insurance and real estate agents at Prudential Fox & Roach, a leading regional real estate agency in the Northeast, are using 900 ThinkPad notebook and ThinkCentre desktop PCs to accelerate their business in the office and in the field. “Our Lenovo PCs provide us peace […]

4 October 2007

Lenovo ThinkPad Celebrates 15 Years of Innovation, Design and Durability

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – October 4, 2007 – Lenovo today celebrates the 15th anniversary of the ThinkPad notebook PC – one of the most distinguished personal computing devices of the past two decades. Since its inception in 1992, ThinkPad has built a tradition of excellence, and is trusted by the world’s most demanding professionals […]

27 September 2007

New Lenovo Tools Keep Tabs on PC Performance for Simplified Management

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. ? September 27, 2007 ? Lenovo today unveiled InterAct ES for ThinkVantage Technologies, a new tool that delivers advanced PC performance reporting and analysis to IT managers for improved system management, end-user productivity and business efficiency. Lenovo also announced the Vista Readiness Analysis Service, which utilizes data collected from InterAct ES […]

25 September 2007

It Pays to Join the Club: Lenovo Rolls Out New SMB Channel Program

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – September 25, 2007 – Lenovo today introduced Club Lenovo, a new loyalty rewards program for Lenovo SMB resellers in the U.S. and Canada. Beginning in October, the program rewards owners and their sales force for selling Lenovo PCs, monitors, peripherals and services. Under the program, SMB sales representatives receive points […]

19 September 2007

Lenovo Widens Small Business Portfolio with Industry’s Thinnest and Lightest 14-inch Widescreen Notebook

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., September 19, 2005 – Lenovo today announced the ThinkPad Z-Series, the first widescreen multimedia ThinkPad notebooks with integrated Verizon Wireless Broadband Access™ (WWAN). ThinkPad Z Series is designed for mobile and small business users who rely on one notebook computer for both work and life demands. In addition to the classic […]

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