Accenture to Acquire Blue Horseshoe, Deepening Customer-Centric Supply Chain Transformation Capabilities

NEW YORK; Aug. 4, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Blue Horseshoe, a supply chain management and strategy consulting firm and systems integrator specializing in fulfillment and distribution solutions. Blue Horseshoe helps clients across industries, including food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, retail distribution, and transportation and logistics, define and plan their enterprise strategy, connect and collaborate with business applications, and optimize and execute supply chain operations. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 04, 2021

Salt River Project Teams with Accenture to Transform the Employee Experience with New Cloud and Digital Capabilities

PHOENIX; August 4, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Salt River Project (SRP), one of the nation’s largest public utilities, consolidate its human resources (HR) systems into an integrated cloud-first solution to enhance the employee experience.
August 04, 2021

Global Cyber Intrusion Activity More than Doubled in First Half of 2021, According to Accenture’s Cyber Incident Response Update

NEW YORK; Aug. 4, 2021 – The volume of cyber intrusion activity globally jumped 125% in the first half of 2021 compared with the same period last year, according to the Cyber Investigations, Forensics & Response (CIFR) mid-year update from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The information is derived from directly helping clients respond and recover from a variety of cyber incidents.
August 04, 2021

Accenture Named a Leader in ‘Salesforce Consulting Partners’ Report by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; Aug 3., 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader among Salesforce consulting providers in “The Forrester Wave™: Salesforce Consulting Partners, Q2 2021” report. Accenture received top scores in the “Current Offering” and “Market Presence” categories.
August 03, 2021

National Wildlife Federation Expands Its “Garden for Wildlife” Platform with Help from Accenture

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 3, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped the National Wildlife Federation reimagine and transform its Garden for Wildlife program, expanding it to include a new e-commerce platform in response to unprecedented public demand during the past year.
August 03, 2021

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Consulting Capabilities for PLM and ALM from DI Square

TOKYO; August 2, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of DI Square’s consulting capabilities for product lifecycle management (PLM) and application lifecycle management (ALM) systems integration to expand Accenture’s engineering expertise. Terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on June 14, were not disclosed.
 
August 02, 2021

Accenture completes acquisition of Exton Consulting

PARIS; Aug. 2, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Exton Consulting, a French consulting firm providing banking strategy support to financial services clients across Europe. Accenture announced its intent to acquire Exton Consulting on June 18, 2021. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 02, 2021

Accenture Acquires LEXTA to Expand Capabilities in IT Benchmarking, Sourcing and Advisory

BERLIN; Aug. 2, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired LEXTA, a consulting firm specialized in IT benchmarking and IT sourcing advisory. Headquartered in Berlin with additional offices in Düsseldorf, London, and Zurich, LEXTA’s team of more than 60 professionals joins Accenture’s Technology Strategy & Advisory group. LEXTA brings a proven track record in technology consulting services helping clients select the right solutions and vendors for their IT strategy. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 02, 2021

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Ethica Consulting Group

MILAN; July 30, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) completed its acquisition of Ethica Consulting Group, a group of technology companies based in Italy that provides advanced software and professional services. The intent to acquire was announced on July 1.
July 30, 2021

Accenture Acquires Openmind in Italy to Help Clients Reimagine Commerce Experiences

MILAN; July 29, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Openmind, a boutique commerce agency in Italy with key capabilities in cloud-based platforms, to meet client demand in the rapidly growing commerce market and deliver transformative experiences.
July 29, 2021