Asia Defiantly Embraces eCommerce

Despite the recent global economic downturn and still recovering from the dotcom aftermath, eCommerce continues to defy its skeptics and prove itself a potential source of opportunities with plenty to offer Asian countries, according to an Accenture study on the state of eCommerce in this region.
March 07, 2002

Accenture Releases Global Study on Outsourcing Government Services to Private Sector

Commonly used as a blunt tool to wring costs out of “non-core” government functions, outsourcing is finally beginning to be explored as a way to transform the culture and effectiveness of government workplaces – and not necessarily with a transfer of jobs to the private sector, according to a new international study released by Accenture.
February 27, 2002

Accenture Board Authorizes Stock Repurchase

Accenture announced that its Board of Directors has voted to authorize the repurchase of up to an additional $100 million worth of its common stock from time to time in the open market.
February 26, 2002

Accenture and U.S. Department of Education Launch Free Application for Federal Aid on Upgraded Web Site

Accenture and the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Student Financial Assistance have launched a modernized, more robust Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) web site, making the student aid process quicker, more efficient and more accessible.
February 21, 2002

Accenture and Tripos Join Forces to Deliver “Scientific Workbench” to Improve Discovery Performance

Accenture and Tripos announced an alliance to help global pharmaceutical and biotech companies empower scientists with a “workbench” designed to transform scientific knowledge capture, collaboration and decision-making across the discovery organization.
February 21, 2002

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Accenture has launched a new multidimensional global branding initiative and advertising campaign that highlights the company’s ability to help clients quickly deliver innovation.

European Airports Will Evolve to Reach a New Business and Customer Service Model, According to New Accenture Research

Faced with increased competition and privatization, European airports will shift their business focus to new areas -- such as marketing infrastructure, facilities management and information technology services – over the next decade, according to Airport 2010, research just released by Accenture.
February 08, 2002

Senior Executives Focus Overwhelmingly on Cost Cutting During Tough Economic Times According to Survey

According to a survey released by Accenture, 80 percent of executives said their companies were able to cut costs, improve efficiencies, enhance customer service and revenues, or improve competitiveness with supply chain management initiatives.
February 06, 2002