Zebra Technologies Selects LevaData to Manage Direct Materials Sourcing Across Global Portfolio
SAN JOSE, Calif. – January 9, 2020 – LevaData, the company that delivers applied AI to transform strategic sourcing and procurement, today announced it is working with Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with solutions and partners that enable businesses to gain a performance edge. Zebra selected LevaData to manage its direct materials sourcing worldwide.
Zebra’s end-to-end solutions are designed to help businesses across a wide range of industries ensure that every asset and worker on the edge of their operations is visible, connected and optimally utilized. Zebra’s thermal printers, barcode scanners, RFID and real-time location systems (RTLS), mobile computers, services, and software are heavily leveraged in supply chains across the world. The company has more than 10,000 partners across 45 countries and is expanding its product portfolio while anticipating and meeting the needs of customers in an increasingly complex supply chain ecosystem.
“We’re super-excited to work with Zebra,” said Rajesh Kalidindi, founder and CEO of LevaData. “LevaData’s platform thrives on complexity, and Zebra’s global footprint, array of products and diversity of systems are a perfect fit for our capabilities. The reach of Zebra’s supply chain transformation gives LevaData an opportunity to go beyond cost savings and risk mitigation and truly help turn supply management into a competitive advantage for Zebra.”
Jaime Weidler, Head of Direct Procurement at Zebra, said, “We’re excited for the opportunity LevaData can bring to our procurement organization through digitization and AI enablement.”
LevaData helps global enterprises improve gross margins by reducing supply chain costs, with a focus on delivering measurable and accountable supply chain solutions and strategies that transform companies. The unique LevaData Cognitive Sourcing™ Platform allows customers to sense, recommend, act, and learn. Customers include leaders in the top global supply chain organizations, as well as medium-sized OEMs seeking to achieve best-in-class direct materials sourcing practices. LevaData is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, visit www.levadata.com.