Hewlett Packard had a humble beginning in the year 1939. They started out in a garage and now they make millions of dollars every year. As of 2011, they reported a profit over $127 billion in profit and they are ranked as number eleven on the Fortune 500 list. Their first customer was Walt Disney Productions. They bought eight audio oscillators to use during the making of the movie Fantasia in 1940. During World War II, they worked closely with the military.
Hewlett Packard developed their first computer in 1966 specifically to manage the company’s test and measurement devices. In 1972, they released the HP 3000 general-purpose minicomputer. This computer is still used today for business purposes. In 1984, after two unsuccessful computer creations, Hewlett-Packard had a lot of success with a printer, the HP Laserjet. Their management practices were revolutionary.
With an informal yet caring attitude towards management, Mr. Hewlett and Mr. Packard showed their employees they true care about them. They would regular meet with their employees so they could really know what is going on in their company. They also became revolutionary by making their employees shareholders. Hewlett Packard also revolutionized the work world by hiring minorities and women.
HP customer care service
Hewlett Packard has such great customer service that they will help people before they even buy one of their products. Their technical support, sales information, business product inquiries, and all other general question departments contact information as well as their mailing address can be found on this website. If a customer prefers to email them instead, they can do so at this page. Alternatively, if a customer wants to contact them by phone, they can call them at this number: 1-800-474-6836.
They do not have a frequently asked questions area on their website, but their sitemap on this website can direct anyone basically anywhere they need to go. For a customer that needs assistance finding a product or store, they can go to the HP store locator. Their customer service areas are available to their customers every day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
They are also very active on social media area, that is yet another way through which their customers can contact them. For their customers that want to contact them and/or follow them on social media, they can do so in many ways. They can connect with HP on Facebook, on LinkedIn, on Twitter and also on Youtube.
A company with a humble beginning that has a heart for their employees and community. They truly want to treat all of their employees as they are truly a part of their company. They also donate a lot to charities to help their community. Mr. Hewlett and Mr. Packard have never forgotten their humble start by wanting to help people as they continue to keep their business a successful corporation.