Accenture to Help Unilever Transform Human Resources Operations in 100 Countries with a Seven-Year Outsourcing Agreement

Accenture has successfully finalised terms to provide Unilever with a broad range of human resources services – from recruitment to payroll processing and performance management – in 100 countries under a business process outsourcing contract signed by both companies. The seven-year agreement will begin in July. Financial terms were not disclosed.
June 06, 2006

Accenture and Unilever Sign European Application Outsourcing Contract

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a seven-year contract to provide applications outsourcing including development, implementation and support for Unilever across Europe.
April 10, 2006

Accenture and DemandTec Help B&Q Manage Pricing, Merchandising and Assortment Across UK Stores

Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, and DemandTec, a leading provider of Consumer-Centric Merchandising Software, announced today the successful completion of a price optimization program for B&Q’s 320 stores in the United Kingdom
October 12, 2005

Accenture to Offer New Supply Chain Collaboration Solution to Consumer Products Companies

Accenture will offer a robust supply chain collaboration solution around the world to consumer products goods and other manufacturing companies based on the services, people and assets of SA, Meyrin, Switzerland, which it has acquired from a group of 26 companies including Nestlé, Danone, L´Oréal, Henkel and SAP.
January 26, 2005

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 20, 2004

Two-Thirds of U.S. Consumers Would Pay More in Exchange for Better-Valued Services, Accenture Survey Finds

Two-thirds of U.S. consumers are willing to pay more for select services in exchange for better service despite lower prices being a primary reason for switching service providers, according to survey findings released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 05, 2004

Half of Manufacturing Executives Expect High Return on RFID Investment, Finds Accenture Survey

Faced with industry mandates, almost half (47 percent) of North American manufacturing executives anticipate a high return on their radio frequency identification (RFID) investments, according to results of a survey released today by Accenture.
June 07, 2004

Accenture and Acxiom® Join Forces to Help Companies Better Leverage Customer Information to Improve Business Results

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Acxiom® (Nasdaq: ACXM) have joined forces to help clients in the retail financial services, telecommunications, consumer products and government sectors better use customer information to improve business results.
December 17, 2003

Diageo Selects Accenture to Develop and Support its Global ERP Systems

Diageo (LSE: DGE and NYSE:DEO), the world's premium drinks business, and Accenture (NYSE:ACN) today announced a multi-year agreement under which Accenture will develop, implement and support Diageo’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems on a global basis.
October 07, 2003

Accenture Announces Intent to Join AutoID, Inc. Extending Commitment to RFID and EPC Technologies

Accenture announced today that it will join AutoID Inc., a joint venture of the Uniform Code Council Inc. and EAN International. AutoID, Inc., a newly formed not-for-profit organization, will develop and oversee commercial and technical standards for the Electronic Product Code (EPC)™ Network.
July 16, 2003