March 13, 2018

Accenture Helps Air France KLM Martinair Cargo Roll Out Enhanced Air Cargo Solution

NEW YORK; March 13, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) roll out a new software solution across its global cargo network as part of the company’s digital transformation journey.
March 12, 2018

DHL and Accenture Unlock the Power of Blockchain in Logistics

BONN, Germany; March 12, 2018 – DHL has released a trend report in cooperation with Accenture, a leading global technology consultant, on blockchain technology’s potential to transform the logistics industry. Global supply chains are notoriously complex, with a diverse set of stakeholders, varying interests, and many third-party intermediaries – challenges that blockchain is well suited to address. The report includes initial findings on a working prototype developed by DHL and Accenture, which tracks pharmaceuticals from the point of origin to the consumer, preventing tampering and errors.
March 08, 2018

Accenture Announces Progress Toward a Gender-Balanced Workforce as Part of Its International Women’s Day Celebration

NEW YORK; March 8, 2018 – As part of its celebration of International Women’s Day, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that women now account for 41 percent of its global workforce, up from just under 40 percent in June 2017, when the company first announced its goal of achieving a gender-balanced workforce by 2025.
March 08, 2018

POLITICO Establishes Global AI Forum for Business Leaders and Policymakers with Accenture as Founding Partner

BRUSSELS; March 8, 2018 – POLITICO , with Accenture Applied Intelligence as the founding partner, is launching a global artificial intelligence (AI) forum to help business leaders and government policymakers understand the impact of AI innovation and to inform responsible use of AI. As AI-based decisions have an increasing impact on human lives, the initiative aims to empower decision-makers to build a framework for governance in pivotal and unchartered territory.
March 07, 2018

Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Zurich to Help Clients with Their Digital Transformation Agendas

ZURICH; March 7, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will open an Innovation Hub in Zurich today, accompanied by an evening event for clients. The hub focuses on the creation of new customer experiences, spanning a range of design, innovation and technology capabilities in one location. It allows clients to tap into the full spectrum of skills needed to co-create innovative digital solutions with speed and agility – all in a creative, inspiring space.
March 06, 2018

Accenture Interactive Selected by The Walt Disney Studios as Innovation Partner of Disney StudioLAB

LOS ANGELES; March 6, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been appointed by The Walt Disney Studios as a founding member and Innovation Partner of StudioLAB, an initiative dedicated to reimagining, designing and prototyping the entertainment experiences and production capabilities of the future using innovative technologies.
March 06, 2018

Accenture Study Finds Growing Demand for Digital Health Services Revolutionizing Delivery Models: Patients, Doctors + Machines

LAS VEGAS; March 6, 2018 – Growing consumer demand for digital-based health services is ushering in a new model for care in which patients and machines are joining doctors as part of the healthcare delivery team, according to results of a survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) released today at HIMSS18.
March 06, 2018

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, Mar. 22, to Discuss Second-Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Results

NEW YORK; Mar. 6, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Mar. 22, to discuss its second-quarter fiscal year 2018 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
March 06, 2018

Accenture Invests in Leading Enterprise Augmented Reality Software Provider Upskill

NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, DC; March 6, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has made a minority investment in Upskill, a leading provider of enterprise software for augmented reality (AR) devices in industrial settings. The investment, made through Accenture Ventures , will enhance Accenture’s ability to deploy large-scale AR projects that connect workers to crucial information that enables them to do their jobs with greater efficiency and accuracy. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
March 06, 2018

Company Culture is Key to Unlocking Gender Equality and Narrowing Pay Gap, New Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; March 6, 2018 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has identified 40 workplace factors that create a culture of equality – including 14 factors that matter the most. The research, published today in the company’s “Getting to Equal 2018” report, details the most-effective actions that business leaders can take to accelerate advancement and help close the gender pay gap.