Consumers Dig Deep but Find Less Money for Holiday Shopping in 2010, Accenture Study Shows

Consumers Dig Deep but Find Less Money for Holiday Shopping in 2010, Accenture Study Shows
NEW YORK; Oct. 5, 2010  - The overwhelming majority of shoppers will maintain a tight grip on their wallets as they hit the stores this holiday season, with 83 percent expecting to spend the same or less on holiday gifts compared to 2009, the latest Accenture (NYSE:ACN) consumer holiday shopping survey shows.
October 05, 2010

Aging Drug Portfolios Putting Pressure on Pharmaceutical Marketing, Accenture Study Finds

Aging Drug Portfolios Putting Pressure on Pharmaceutical Marketing, Accenture Study Finds
NEW YORK and FRANKFURT; Aug. 3, 2010 – In 2011, 40 percent of the highest-selling drugs will be products whose patent protection has either already expired or will do so in the coming two years, according to an analysis by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). In 2007, the share of such so-called mature products accounted for only 15 percent of the portfolios of pharmaceutical companies.
August 03, 2010

Accenture Acquires Acceria, Expanding Capabilities In Technology and Consulting Business Services for the Industrial Marketplace

Accenture Acquires Acceria, Expanding Capabilities In Technology and Consulting Business Services for the Industrial Marketplace
NEW YORK and PARIS; July 13, 2010 -- Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has acquired Acceria, a privately held company based in France that specializes in providing business processes and methodologies dedicated to the after sales operations of industrial companies. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
July 13, 2010

Accenture Is Awarded Henkel Application Outsourcing Contract in North America

Accenture Is Awarded Henkel Application Outsourcing Contract in North America
NEW YORK; June 14, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will deliver application management services to the North American operations of Henkel, a Fortune Global  500 company that markets well-known brands such as Dial® soap, Purex® laundry detergent, Loctite® adhesives and got2b® styling products under a six-year application outsourcing contract. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.
June 14, 2010

Electrolux IT Solutions Awards Accenture Multi-Year Application Development and Management Services Contract

Electrolux IT Solutions Awards Accenture Multi-Year Application Development and Management Services Contract
STOCKHOLM; April 19, 2010 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will provide Electrolux IT Solutions AB, a subsidiary of Electrolux, with application development and management services in a global multi-year outsourcing agreement. Financial terms were not disclosed.
April 19, 2010

Accenture Providing Starwood Hotels & Resorts with IT Outsourcing Services Through Multi-Year Transformation Program

Accenture Providing Starwood Hotels & Resorts with IT Outsourcing Services Through Multi-Year Transformation Program
NEW YORK; March 15, 2010 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is providing Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT), one of the world’s largest hotel and leisure companies, with a range of  information technology (IT) outsourcing services under a multi-year contract worth more than US$200 million.     
March 15, 2010

Consumers Want Green Vehicles to Offer More Than Fuels Savings, Accenture Finds

Consumers Want Green Vehicles to Offer More Than Fuels Savings, Accenture Finds
NEW YORK; March 8, 2010 -- While interest in alternative vehicles may be growing, consumers do not see ‘green’ as the only purchasing factor and are demanding more from automakers, according to an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) study released today.  
March 08, 2010

Consumers Desire Better “Touch and Feel” Retail Experience When Buying Communications Products and Services, Accenture Study Finds

Consumers Desire Better “Touch and Feel” Retail Experience When Buying Communications Products and Services, Accenture Study Finds
BARCELONA; Feb. 16, 2010 – Three out of four consumers still want to visit a physical retail store when buying a communications product or service, but they are not very satisfied with their experience and rated it only slightly better than average, according to an Accenture (NYSE:ACN) study released today.
February 16, 2010

Accenture Teams with Procter & Gamble to Transform P&G Web Technology Infrastructure and Digital Capability

Accenture Teams with Procter & Gamble to Transform P&G Web Technology Infrastructure and Digital Capability
NEW YORK; Sept. 15, 2009 – Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) is teaming with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to transform P&G’s global Web technology infrastructure and on-line digital capability. Under the multi-year agreement, Accenture will become Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) primary Web technology infrastructure and services provider.
September 15, 2009

Accenture Signs Seven-Year Application Outsourcing Contract with Henkel

Accenture Signs Seven-Year Application Outsourcing Contract with Henkel
NEW YORK; Aug. 31, 2009 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will provide international consumer goods company Henkel A & Co KGaA with application development and maintenance services in Europe and North America under a seven-year application outsourcing contract. Financial terms were not disclosed.
August 31, 2009