Food, beverage, household goods, personal care, tobacco and footwear/apparel manufacturers
July 19, 2016

Accenture Acquires MOBGEN Expanding End-to-End Digital Services

AMSTERDAM; July 19, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired MOBGEN, an end-to-end digital services company that combines mobility strategy, creativity and technology to deliver solutions that drive engagement for global brands with their customers, employees and partners.  
July 18, 2016

Accenture Opens Applications for Accenture Consumer Innovation Awards

SINGAPORE; July 18, 2016 – Accenture has opened the application period for the second round of the Accenture Consumer Innovation Awards. These awards are designed to recognize early stage start-up businesses that play a major role in changing and improving the way people shop and engage with consumer goods brands, travel and retail companies. Selected finalists will present to an exclusive panel of judges which are comprised of senior executives from globally recognized brands, established thought-leaders and financial investors in the industry.
April 13, 2016

Four Companies Receive Inaugural Accenture Consumer Innovation Award

NEW YORK; April 13, 2016 – Four early-stage technology start-ups received the inaugural Accenture Consumer Innovation Awards last night at the Millennial 20/20 Summit in London. The awards recognize early stage start-up businesses that play a major role in changing and improving the way people shop and engage with consumer goods brands and retail companies.
March 23, 2016

U.S. Companies Losing Customers As Consumers Demand More Human Interaction, Accenture Strategy Study Finds

NEW YORK; Mar. 23, 2016 – 83 percent of U.S. consumers prefer dealing with human beings over digital channels to solve customer services issues, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The report also found that 52 percent of consumers have switched provider in the past year due to poor customer service, with banks, retailers, and cable and satellite television providers being the worst offenders. In the U.S., the estimated cost of customers switching due to poor service is $1.6 trillion. 
March 11, 2016

Accenture launches inaugural Accenture Consumer Innovation Awards

LONDON; MAR. 11, 2016 – Accenture today announced that it has created the Accenture Consumer Innovation Awards, which recognize early stage start-up businesses that play a major role in changing and improving the way people shop and engage with brands.
February 26, 2016

Accenture Launches “Accenture Customer Credit Solutions” to Provide Fast, Efficient and Flexible Credit Services to Sub-Saharan African Businesses

NEW YORK; Feb. 26, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has today launched a new business, Accenture Customer Credit Solutions, which will help businesses and retailers across Sub-Saharan Africa provide faster, efficient and more flexible credit services to their customers.  
February 25, 2016

Consumer-Packaged-Goods Companies Must Enhance Their Digital Capabilities to Capture US$340 Billion Growth in Booming Asian Markets, Accenture Report Finds

SINGAPORE; Feb. 25, 2016 – Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies must fully embrace digital commerce or risk losing out to newer industry players in the battle for an estimated US$340 billion worth of market growth in Asia Pacific, according to Accenture. 
December 01, 2015

Majority of B2B Companies Missing Out on Revenue Growth Due to Poor Customer Experience Performance, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Dec. 1, 2015 – In an environment where business-to-business (B2B) customers are demanding a richer consumer-like experience, new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) finds that only 23 percent of companies are implementing truly effective customer experience programs and achieving higher revenue growth. 
September 09, 2015

Accenture Collaborates with Salesforce to Extend Its Accenture CAS Software Suite to the Cloud, Providing Consumer Goods Companies with a Single System for Trade and Marketing Operations

NEW YORK; Sept. 9, 2015 – Accenture announced today it is collaborating with Salesforce to extend the complete Accenture CAS software suite to the Salesforce1 Platform. By bringing the solution to the cloud it will combine the market leading suite of customer management and mobility software of Accenture CAS with the built-in mobile, social and analytics capabilities of Salesforce’s leading CRM and enterprise cloud platform.
March 23, 2015

$770 Billion Opportunity Awaits Consumer Packaged Goods Companies In ASEAN Region’s Burgeoning Consumer Market, Accenture Analysis Shows

HONG KONG; Mar. 23, 2015 – Robust consumption fuelled by a rapidly growing consumer class, rising incomes and urbanization will generate $770 billion in new consumer spending in the ASEAN region over the next few years, according to a new report from Accenture. This is creating tremendous new business potential for consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies if they can tap into burgeoning consumer demand by applying digitally-driven strategies to reach the increasingly connected ASEAN consumers.