NEW YORK, July 26, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that the trading of E2open, Inc. (Nasdaq:EOPN) commenced on the NASDAQ Global Market on Thursday, July 26, 2012. E2open, a provider of cloud-based, on-demand software solutions for collaborative execution across global trading networks, is listed under the ticker symbol EOPN.
"E2open provides advanced analytics, integrated business processes, and real-time information that enable their customers to gain visibility into and control over their trading networks," said Bob McCooey, Senior Vice President, NASDAQ OMX Corporate Client Group. "NASDAQ is proud to welcome E2open to the NASDAQ Global Market and we look forwarded to a continued partnership with E2open and its shareholders."
E2open provides a cloud-based, integrated platform that enables companies to collaborate with their trading partners to procure, manufacture, distribute, and sell products more efficiently. The E2open Business Network has over 32,000 unique registered trading partners and allows participants to access, share data and execute business processes in a secure, real-time manner, as well as provides tools and analytics to make more informed and efficient decisions. The E2open customer base includes companies that represent seven of the top ten supply chains in the world and spans several industries.
Since its inception, NASDAQ has consistently been the exchange of choice for innovative and progressive information technology companies like E2open. In total, NASDAQ is home to 76% of all info tech companies listed on US exchanges.
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