September 11, 2018

Seven Percent of Chinese Companies Have Outperformed Peers by Digitizing their Operations to Transform Their Businesses, According to New Accenture Research

BEIJING; Sept. 11, 2018 – A small minority of Chinese companies are leading their industries and achieving higher profits by digitizing their operations and innovation processes to transform their businesses and unlock new growth opportunities, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
September 11, 2018

Accenture Future Talent Platform Now Available for SAP® SuccessFactors® to Fortify Digital Learning Experiences

NEW YORK; Sept. 11, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is making its interactive learning platform, the Accenture Future Talent Platform , available for easy integration to SAP ® SuccessFactors ® solutions. This will help Accenture’s SAP SuccessFactors clients offer curated bite-sized video content on emerging topics to enable their workforces to stay up-to-date in critical areas such as artificial intelligence, digital, cloud, IoT, design thinking and security.
September 11, 2018

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, Sept. 27, to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Results

NEW YORK; Sept. 11, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Sept. 27, to discuss its fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2018 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
September 10, 2018

Accenture Renews Agreement with The New York Fashion Tech Lab to Support Women-Led Innovation Program for 2019

NEW YORK; Sept.10, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has, for the second consecutive year, been named the exclusive management and technology consulting partner for the New York Fashion Tech Lab (NYFTL) program. Founded in 2014 by Springboard Enterprises with the support of iconic fashion industry brands and retailers, the NYFTL focuses on women-led emerging tech companies that have developed innovations at the intersection of fashion, retail and technology.
September 06, 2018

Accenture Ranks No. 1 on Thomson Reuters Index of World’s Most Diverse and Inclusive Companies

NEW YORK; Sept. 6, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named the top company on the Thomson Reuters Diversity & Inclusion Index , which recognizes the 100 most diverse and inclusive companies in the world, according to Thomson Reuters ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) data. The Index, established in 2016, is one of the most comprehensive measures of workplace inclusion and diversity practices.
September 06, 2018

Accenture Pilots Virtual Digital Assistant with the Revenue Commissioners of Ireland

DUBLIN; Sept. 6, 2018 – Accenture and the Office of the Revenue Commissioners are piloting a voice-driven Virtual Digital Assistant to provide more streamlined tax-related services to Irish citizens. The Virtual Digital Assistant is powered by advanced Artificial Intelligence technologies. Revenue, Ireland’s tax and customs administration, is one of the first revenue agencies in the world to implement a voice-bot service for citizens.
September 05, 2018

Accenture Achieves Lead Position in HFS Industry Blueprint Report for Telecommunications Operations

NEW YORK; Sep. 5, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as the overall leader for both execution and innovation in the latest HFS report on telecommunications operations.
September 03, 2018

Accenture Ranked First for Quality of Business Strategy Offering in Gulf Cooperation Council Client Perception Study 2018

DUBAI; Sept. 3, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been ranked first across eight key service categories in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Client Perception Study 2018 , surpassing other top consulting firms in the region for the quality of its business strategy offering. Conducted by Source Global Research, the annual survey ranks the region’s leading consulting firms based on client perceptions.
August 29, 2018

Penn State Completes Modernization and Cloud Migration of HR and Payroll Systems

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA; Aug. 29, 2018 – Penn State has successfully completed the implementation of a new enterprise-wide human resources and payroll system based on Workday ® software. The University partnered with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) on planning and implementation following a competitive procurement process for the multi-year project, which began in 2015.
August 27, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Pillar Technology to Expand Industry X.0 Capabilities

COLUMBUS, OH; Aug. 27, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of smart embedded software company Pillar Technology, significantly expanding its Industry X.0 practice in North America.