January 05, 2005

Accenture to Host Conference Call Jan. 6 to Discuss First-Quarter Fiscal 2005 Results

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 6, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal 2005 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
January 04, 2005

Spanish Savings Bank Caixa Catalunya and Accenture Sign 10-Year IT Outsourcing Contract Valued at More Than US$290 Million

Caixa Catalunya, Spain’s third-largest savings bank, and Accenture have signed an information technology outsourcing agreement valued at more than US$290 million over 10 years.
December 20, 2004

Systembolaget Chooses Accenture to Develop Intranet, Manage Web Applications

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) today announced an agreement to help Systembolaget develop a new Intranet solution for delivery in April 2005. At the same time, Systembolaget will outsource the administration and further development of its Web applications to Accenture under a two-year contract.
December 17, 2004

Accenture to Host Conference Call Jan. 6 to Discuss First-Quarter Fiscal 2005 Results

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EST on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2005, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal 2005 financial results.
December 03, 2004

Product Quality and Customer Service Top List of Reasons Why U.S. Holiday Shoppers Select Specific Retailers, Accenture Survey Finds

Product Quality and Customer Service Top List of Reasons Why U.S. Holiday Shoppers Select Specific Retailers, Accenture Survey Finds.
December 01, 2004

New Accenture Offering Uses Sensor Technology to Help Companies Deploy Wireless Applications

New Accenture Offering Uses Sensor Technology to Help Companies Deploy Wireless Applications.
November 30, 2004

Accenture Awarded Five-Year Procurement Management Contract by U.S.Financial Services Firm

Accenture Awarded Five-Year Procurement Management Contract by U.S. Financial Services Firm.
November 30, 2004

Finance Executives Say Lack of Timely Data Makes Forecasting Difficult, Accenture Study Finds

More than half of corporate financial officers say that their biggest challenge is the amount of time it takes to collect appropriate data for accurate forecasting, according to results of a survey released by Accenture.  The study, designed to identify the issues and trends that affect decisions within the corporate finance function, involved interviews with 200 executives in the United States and United Kingdom responsible for the financial, treasury and cash management decisions of their organizations, which span more than a dozen industries.
November 16, 2004

Sandvik Signs 10-Year HR Outsourcing Agreement with Accenture

The Swedish engineering group Sandvik has signed a 10-year agreement to outsource portions of its human resources services to Accenture. The outsourcing contract is part of a wider initiative within Sandvik to better align its human resources with its business needs.