IRVINE, Calif., December 6, 2010 - Resources Global Professionals (NASDAQ: RECN), a leading multinational provider of professional services, announced that it received the award for Best Supply Chain Consulting Partner from the Global Supply Chain Council based in Shanghai, China.
The Global Supply Chain Council, founded 10 years ago, is made up of approximately 5,000 members from Fortune 500 companies and local companies based in China. This council was established to create an environment for companies, organizations and supply chain professionals to access up-to-date information and resources regarding supply chain management, best-in-class business practices, benchmarking, market intelligence, current news and new technologies.
Resources was awarded the top honor for its excellence in developing and delivering supply chain expertise and consulting services to Unilever in China. Resources partnered with Unilever on a five-month project related to Unilever's SAP migration.
"This is a great honor for our firm in China," said Eugene Lo, Managing Director of Resources' Shanghai office. "Our Consultants served our client well on a complex and strategic supply chain management project within Unilever's business."
"We see China and the Asia-Pacific area as particularly attractive markets for revenue growth, and believe that this honor will enhance our credibility and marketing initiatives on a global basis," added Donald B. Murray, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Resources. "We intend to be the go-to consulting firm when it comes to delivering high-caliber, cost-effective and value-added service on a global basis."
ABOUT RESOURCES GLOBAL PROFESSIONALS
Resources Global Professionals, the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), is a multinational professional services firm that provides a wide array of consulting and professional services to assist businesses in developing, focusing and executing business strategies. Resources assists clients with various types of projects in the areas of finance and accounting, information management, legal and regulatory, risk and compliance, corporate advisory and restructuring, strategic communications, human capital, and supply chain management. Unlike traditional management consulting firms, Resources not only deploys subject-matter experts to support client initiatives, but also provides longer-term professional services to execute on the strategies to ensure successful completion.
Resources was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm; today, it is an independent, publicly traded company with over 2,700 professionals working from more than 80 practice offices in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Resources has served 84 of the Fortune 100 companies. The company was recognized by Forbes.com as one of the nation's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.
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