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 Announces $550 Million, 10-year Agreement with Bristol-Myers Squibb

NEW YORK; September 10, 2008 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that it has signed a new 10-year, $550 million agreement with Bristol-Myers Squibb for a range of finance and accounting and application development and maintenance services.
September 10, 2008

Accenture Helps MedShare International Improve Healthcare in Developing Countries via New Supply Chain Strategy

Internet Vies with Pharmacists as U.S. Consumers' Second-Most-Trusted Source for Medication Information, Accenture Survey Finds

U.S. consumers trust the Internet nearly as much as they do pharmacists as a resource from which to learn about medications, according to the results of a survey released today by Accenture (NYSE:ACN).
April 10, 2006

Recent Drug Recalls Leave Physicians and Consumers Concerned about Prescription Drug Safety, Accenture Study Finds

In light of recent prescription drug recalls, physicians and consumers alike are concerned about drug safety, agreeing that more should be done to monitor drugs for side effects after they are approved for market to ensure their safe use, according to results of a study released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 27, 2005

Accenture and Adobe Develop Enterprise Portal for MHRA

Accenture and Adobe Systems Incorporated are helping the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) in the UK develop an online portal.
March 17, 2005

Pharmaceutical Companies Must Re-think Innovation Strategies to Address Pipeline Challenges, Accenture and CMR Research Finds

New research by Accenture and CMR International challenges the view that increased investment in early stage innovation alone will solve the productivity gap.
January 19, 2005

Pharmaceutical Industry Group Concludes First Phase of EPC/RFID Tests; Technology Could Improve Security, Expedite Recalls, Help Industry Meet Regulatory Requirements

Accenture announced results from tests run by a group of pharmaceutical manufacturers, distributors and retailers exploring the application of electronic product code (EPC) and radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies across the pharmaceutical supply chain.
September 28, 2004