E2open (EOPN), a leading provider of strategic, cloud-based solutions for collaborative execution across global trading networks, today announced it will be hosting a breakout session with L'Oréal on Monday, September 17, 2012 at 15:45 at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in London. E2open is a platinum sponsor of the event. In the session titled, Transforming the L'Oréal Supply Chain into a Competitive Advantage, Richard Markoff, Corporate Supply Chain Standards & Audits Director at L'Oréal, will discuss how the company is transforming its supply chain into a competitive advantage focusing on service, agile responsiveness, and cost control as part of an integrated global structure. Attendees will hear how L'Oréal combines tools, processes, and people to develop their supply chain as a valuable partner to their customers and business units. Mr. Markoff has worked in operations and supply chain for L'Oréal for more than eighteen years, with roles in Canada, France, and the United States. His experience spans the entire value chain from supplier relations through industrial planning and distribution to demand planning, customer service, and collaboration. The Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference UK will be held September 17–18, 2012 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge. This event is an unrivaled resource for today’s most relevant global supply network strategies, tactics and technology solutions, designed to provide senior supply chain executives with the insights, research, analysis, and unbiased advice today’s complex business environment demands. Tracks to be covered include strategy and planning, customer service and logistics, sourcing and manufacturing operations, and supply chain IT. About E2open E2open is a leading provider of cloud-based, on-demand software solutions enabling enterprises to procure, manufacture, sell, and distribute products more efficiently through collaborative execution across global trading networks. Brand owners use E2open solutions to gain visibility into and control over their trading networks through the real-time information, integrated business processes, and advanced analytics that E2open provides. E2open customers include Celestica, Cisco, Dell, Hitachi, IBM, L'Oréal, LSI, Motorola, Seagate, and Vodafone. E2open is headquartered in Foster City, California with operations worldwide. For more information, visit www.e2open.com.