Jenny Chan 陳詠欣
Nov 4, 2016

Hello 'Moto': Lenovo gives up on selling smartphones under its own name

The company has also named new leadership for its mobile business.

Yang Yuanqing, chairman and CEO of Lenovo

BEIJING - Chinese PC giant Lenovo will no longer market phones under its own brand name 'Lenovo' all future handsets will be 'Moto' phones.

The move seems to be an admission that the company's 2014 acquisition of Motorola Mobility hasn't panned out as hoped.

The company is also changing leadership of its smartphone business in China. Xudong Chen is moving from his role as co-president and SVP of the brand’s Mobile Business...

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