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ESPOO, FINLAND -- (Marketwire) -- 02/22/13 -- Nokia has announced that Nokia Lumia
smartphones will be used by select sales forces of The
Coca-Cola Company in Vietnam and Cambodia. The devices will be used on a
daily basis by sales associates in those markets for order processing,
equipment validation and market execution improvement.
Nokia Lumia smartphones offer Coca-Cola employees full support for
Microsoft Office on the Microsoft Windows Phone 8 platform,
allowing easy synchronization with Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, Lync and
Office365 as well as seamless integration with Outlook. The features enable
employees to work flexibly and remotely with secure access to all their
corporate data and systems.
Business level security also comes as standard on Nokia Lumia, with
hardware-accelerated encryption, secure boot, sandboxed apps and remote
device management capabilities. The high level security means that should
an employee misplace their smartphone, confidential company information is
"Our collaboration with Nokia and Microsoft enables us to utilize our sales
automation and market execution tools on two very progressive platforms,"
said Javier Polit, Chief Information Officer of the Bottling Investments
Group, The Coca-Cola Company. "We will be able to activate our teams with
capabilities that enable us to further improve our execution and customer
services by obtaining actionable insights. The Nokia Lumia and Microsoft
platform fit our enterprise landscape well."
"By combining the Windows 8 platform with eye-catching design and
innovative technologies, we have created smartphones that ensure Coca-Cola
employees can operate flexibly across multiple geographies and time zones
and still remain fully productive," said Stephanie Mosticchio, enterprise
sales manager for North America at Nokia. "Providing seamless
synchronization with Windows Phone 8 and Microsoft Office, Nokia Lumia
smartphones enable Coca-Cola employees to work as effectively on the go as
they would in the workplace."
Nokia for Business
With the Nokia Lumia range, Nokia offers business users the ability to work
on their mobile as they would on their PC. With the Windows Phone 8
platform, Microsoft Office and Outlook are built in allowing employees to
create and edit PowerPoint, Excel and Word documents wherever they are
whilst seamlessly syncing their files. Combined with a design that stands
out, business level security as standard, and a range of Qi standard
wireless charging solutions, the Nokia Lumia is the most innovative
smartphone for businesses on the market today.
Nokia is a global leader in mobile communications whose products have
become an integral part of the lives of people around the world. Every day,
more than 1.3 billion people use their Nokia to capture and share
experiences, access information, find their way or simply to speak to one
another. Nokia's technological and design innovations have made its brand
one of the most recognized in the world. For more information, visit
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