September 11, 2014Accenture Positioned in 'Winner's Circle' For Supply Chain Management BPO According to Report by HfS Research
NEW YORK; Sept. 11, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named to the 'Winner's Circle' of HfS Research's first Blueprint Report for Supply Chain Management Business Process Outsourcing (SCM BPO).
September 10, 2014Companies Are Satisfied with Business Outcomes from Big Data and Recognize Big Data as Very Important to Their Digital Transformation, Accenture Study Shows
NEW YORK; Sept. 10, 2014 – Ninety-two percent of executives from companies that are applying big data to their businesses said they are satisfied with the results, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). Eighty-nine percent of respondents rated big data as “very important” or “extremely important” to their businesses’ digital transformation, and 82 percent agreed big data provides a significant source of value for their companies.
September 10, 2014Technology an Underused Tool in Emerging Market Supply Chains, Finds New Accenture Study
NEW YORK; Sept. 10, 2014 – Despite the vital role that technology plays in helping companies manage the complexity and volatility in global operations, only 48 percent of the more than 1,000 global companies surveyed for a new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) study use technology extensively in their emerging market supply chains.
September 09, 2014Digital Innovation Critical in Battle to Win China’s Expected $4 Trillion Spend by Lower-End Consumers by 2020
TIANJIN; Sept. 10, 2014 – The rapid adoption of digital channels by ‘low’ and ‘middle-end’ consumers in China is creating significant opportunities for companies to achieve growth and increased market share, according to analysis by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), which is attending the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of New Champions (AMNC) 2014. Accenture’s analysis indicates that companies who can create value through digital innovation will be well-placed to take advantage of greatly increased spending by these consumer segments.
September 09, 2014Accenture to Host Conference Call Wednesday, Sept. 24, to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Results
NEW YORK; Sept. 9, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 24, to discuss its fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2014 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.