iXL, MarchFirst, and Proxicom have been selected by DuPont as eBusiness strategic partners. Designated as eBusiness “journey leaders”, the firms are accountable for the journey from strategy through implementation.
They will combine their strategic, technological and design expertise with DuPont business units’ knowledge of markets ranging from plastics to apparel.
“With the ‘journey leader’ concept, we leverage and focus all of our eBusiness resources with a level of results accountability never before possible,” said Jeff Peterson, vice president of DuPont global eBusiness. “These firms form a unique partnership with our business units to deliver the high-value solutions our customers want.”
The companies develop project management processes, eBusiness strategies and eTechnology. A number of projects are already underway across DuPont businesses.
DuPont is a science company, delivering science-based solutions in food and nutrition; health care; apparel; home and construction; electronics; and transportation. Founded in 1802, the company operates in 70 countries and has 94,000 employees.
iXL is a global consulting firm that helps companies use emerging technologies and advanced business strategy to build stronger, more profitable relationships.
MarchFirst is a global Internet professional services firm that helps build visionary brands, business models, systems and processes. Headquartered in Chicago, the company has approximately 9,400 employees in 14 countries worldwide.
Proxicom is an eBusiness consulting and development company that delivers Internet and wireless solutions for Fortune 500 companies. With its headquarters in Reston, Virginia, USA, Proxicom has offices worldwide.