TITLE

The Legend of Legend

AUTHOR(S)
POWELL, BILL
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Fortune International (Europe);9/16/2002, Vol. 146 Issue 4, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the development and rise of the Legend Computer company in Beijing, China. Annual revenue and market share; Entry into the global market; Biographical information about Liu Chuanzhi, founder; His distribution deals with Hewlett-Packard and Toshiba; Implementation of a stock option plan; Engineers at Legend, including Yang Yuanqing; Pricing of Legend personal computers and effects on competitors; Chinese government involvement; Future goals for Legend, including a possible entry into the U.S. market; Dell computers in China.
ACCESSION #
7333978

 

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