Jakamo Starts Cooperation Globally with ABB BU Transformers

For immediate release
4 June 2014, Seinäjoki, Finland

Jakamo Limited and ABB S.p.A. have signed an agreement regarding Jakamo Service utilization globally in ABB Transformers Business Unit. This agreement highlights Jakamo’s key role in changing the game of cross-company cooperation in manufacturing industries. Contractual value of the agreement is not disclosed to public. However, the frame agreement has a significant effect on Jakamo Limited’s growth and development.

“We are very excited that the biggest and most innovative transformers manufacturer in the world has recognized the immediate benefits and huge potential of Jakamo. This is a result of the long-term commitment to our customers’ demands and user-centric design. We are more motivated than ever before to continue forward on our path – becoming the standard platform for cross-company cooperation”, says Jarl Matti Anttila, Head of Marketing and Co-founder of Jakamo.

“ABB was attracted by Jakamo’s ability to form real transparency in the strategic supplier relations. This releases the great innovation potential that exists in our important supplier relations. By using this tool we are expecting significant improvements in relationships such as more involved suppliers, better communication, versatile cooperation and direct cost-out actions”, says Salvatore Alimentato, Global SCM Manager of ABB Small Power Transformers.

About Jakamo
Jakamo serves companies in 17 countries all over the world. Jakamo Limited is located in Seinäjoki, Tampere, Vaasa and Vilnius. Jakamo Service is known as a market-disrupting innovation in the field of cross-company cooperation. Jakamo brings user-friendly interface into manufacturing sector and makes complex networks simple to manage. Explore Jakamo, thejakamo.com.

About ABB BU Transformers
ABB Transformers Business Unit employs over 16 000 people in 27 countries and 55 locations. ABB offers a complete range of power and distribution transformers designed to grant the reliability, durability, and efficiency required in utility, industrial, and commercial applications. ABB is a major transformer manufacturer throughout the world and offers both liquid-filled and dry-type transformers as well as services for complete life-cycle support, including replacement parts and components. Explore ABB, abb.com.


Additional information:
Jarl Matti Anttila, Head of Marketing, Co-founder
Jakamo Limited
Phone: +358 41 439 2582
Email: matti.anttila(a)thejakamo.com