14 Facts About Acer Inc


Acer Inc is a Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics corporation specializing in advanced electronics technology, headquartered in Xizhi, New Taipei City.

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Acer Inc is the world's 5th-largest PC vendor by unit sales as of September 2022.

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Currently, in addition to its core IT products business, Acer Inc has a new business entity that focuses on the integration of cloud services and platforms, and the development of smartphones and wearable devices with value-added IoT applications.

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Acer Inc grew quickly in Europe in part by embracing the use of more traditional distribution channels targeting retail consumers when some rivals were pursuing online sales and business customers.

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In 2007, Acer Inc bought Gateway in the United States and Packard Bell in Europe, and became the third-largest provider of computers and the second largest for notebooks, achieving significant improvement in profitability.

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Acer Inc has strived to become the world's largest PC vendor in the belief that the goal can help it achieve economy of scale and garner higher margin.

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Acer Inc is Australia's leading PC vendor in the government and education markets.

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Acer Inc had facilities in Germany under the name of IMS in Ahrensburg and Hamburg.

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Acer Inc America Corporation, headquartered in San Jose, California, is a member of the Acer Inc Group.

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In 2005, Acer Inc published its first environmental report, for which the company used the GRI guidelines.

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In November 2012, Acer Inc was ranked 4th place out of 15 in Greenpeace's re-launched Guide to Greener Electronics, with a score of 5.

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Acer Inc scored well on chemical management for lobbying for restrictions on organo-halogens and was commended for reporting on GHG emissions from its first-tier suppliers and investigating its second tier.

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Acer Inc subsequently reversed its decision and suspended business in Russia.

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Acer Inc unveils the SigridWave and announces new updates for Planet9, REVIEWCENTRAL, October 2020.

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