LCFC (Hefei) Electronics Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as LCFC) was established in 2011. As a subsidiary of Lenovo Group, LCFC is Lenovo’s the largest PC R&D and manufacturing base in the world. In 2017, the revenue of LCFC topped RMB 50 billion, making it the first independent legal entity in Hefei to break records. LCFC mainly develops and manufactures Lenovo and ThinkPad notebooks, tablets, and computer motherboards. For every 8 laptops sold in the world, one comes from LCFC. In fiscal year 2017, the shipment of LCFC is 20.5 million sets. LCFC has won the title of "Anhui Province's Largest Import and Export Enterprise" for four consecutive years.
LCFC owns the largest single plant in the global PC manufacturing industry as well as the industry-leading motherboards and complete machine production lines. The company's production automation level has been at the leading level in the industry, and its highest level of automation of the SMT line has reached 75%. LCFC attaches great importance to product quality and consistently adopts a quality management system that is much more demanding than the industry standard. Prior to the launch of the product, over 1,000 functional tests would be done by the way of stimulating the use habits and application scenarios of different users. For the stringent US military standard tests, LCFC can pass eight of them.
LCFC's R&D center brings together more than 1,000 international high-tech talents to form a “two-engine-driven” model in Hefei and Taipei, making every innovative idea come true. The company's R&D center has 33 industry-leading laboratories and over 900 core technology patents. Working together with the parent company Lenovo Group, LCFC has formed the Smart Manufacturing Intellectual Property Alliance, and continuously strengthen technological innovation and patent cultivation. LCFC's innovation and R&D capabilities have been fully demonstrated by winning the IF Design Awards for the two consecutive years in 2017 and 2018.
LCFC has sincerely cooperated with hundreds of suppliers around the world to build an efficient supply chain system and quickly realize various procurement and supply goals. At the same time, the company's domestic supply chain has been gradually improved. Nearly 60% of direct materials have been localized and supplied in a timely manner, forming an agglomeration effect on the industry and promoting the development of the local economy. LCFC has set up a green channel for major customers to meet the needs of various customers. Direct flights from Hefei to Los Angeles, China-Europe railway transportation and other means ensure that products are quickly delivered to more than one hundred countries and regions in the world.
LCFC consistently adheres to the concept of “Customer First” and is driven by innovation. In addition to the main business of PC, LCFC actively develops new business areas such as smart devices and smart homes, serving customers’ work and life with high-tech products, creating a new era of glory with technology and wisdom.