Hewlett-Packard becomes HP

Posted on Saturday, October 12 2002 @ 11:04 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
The shift from "Hewlett-Packard" to "HP" is an key element of the company's post-acquisition makeover. "HP" is shorter, snappier and forward-looking, whilst "Hewlett-Packard" looks forward into the past. A portion of which is best forgotten, especially in light of Bill Hewlett's hideously expensive and ultimately futile effort to derail the formation of the world's second-largest IT company.
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