Accenture to Create Global E-Book Fulfillment Platform for HarperCollins

NEW YORK; Oct. 30, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that working in partnership with other vendors, it has built and will operate an end-to-end e-commerce and direct to consumer distribution solution for HarperCollins Publishers e-books globally. The project will commence with the launch of HarperCollins’ www.CSLewis.com and www.Narnia.com today, with Accenture supporting future efforts as they develop.
 
October 30, 2013

Consumers Taking Control of Their Entertainment Ecosystems, Accenture Survey Finds

New York; April 8, 2013 – Consumers are increasingly taking control of their entertainment experience, multitasking while watching television, integrating second screen devices into their viewing experience, and viewing more Internet-based content, according to a new survey released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 08, 2013

Accenture Selected by KPN to Deliver Innovative Television Services to the Dutch Market

NEW YORK; Dec. 11, 2012 – KPN (NYSE: KPN), one of the leading telecommunications and ICT service providers in the Netherlands, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to develop and maintain innovative television services based on the Accenture Video Solution. Financial terms were not disclosed.
December 11, 2012

Accenture Strengthens Digital Marketing Capabilities With Acquisition of avVenta Worldwide

NEW YORK; Oct. 9, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired avVenta Worldwide, a provider of digital production services to leading brands and agencies across multiple industries. The acquisition, which closed today, strengthens the broad range of marketing services Accenture provides to chief marketing officers (CMOs) – from the development of marketing strategy to the management of marketing systems and campaigns. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
October 09, 2012

U.S. Consumers Receptive to Social Media Appearing on Their TV Screens, According to Accenture Study

NEW YORK; April 16, 2012 – Social media is showing signs of connecting with TV viewers as nearly two-thirds (64 percent) of U.S. consumers surveyed recall seeing social media symbols such as Facebook “Likes” while watching television, according to an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) study. Moreover, one in three viewers (33 percent) have interacted with social media after seeing a social media symbol on their TV screen.
April 16, 2012

Traditional Broadcasters Continue to Battle New Players as Video over the Internet Market Matures, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; April 16, 2012 – A growing appetite for video content over the Internet has attracted a host of new digital services, devices and brands to the market, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
April 16, 2012

Accenture Launches Global Social Media Innovation Center in Silicon Valley

SAN FRANCISCO; September 1, 2011 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the opening of the Accenture Enterprise Social Media Innovation Center. Dedicated to the development of innovative social media solutions, the center will help clients more effectively use social media capabilities in the enterprise.
September 01, 2011

Media and Entertainment Industry Ill-Prepared for Today’s Digital Realities, Accenture Study Finds

Media and Entertainment Industry Ill-Prepared for Today’s Digital Realities, Accenture Study Finds
 
NEW YORK; July 12, 2011 – An overwhelming majority (91 percent) of senior executives of media and entertainment companies admit that they are not taking full advantage of customer data that can deliver customized content, leaving them ill-prepared to seize the revenue opportunities of today’s digital technologies, according to a new Accenture (NYSE:ACN) survey. 
July 12, 2011

Reliance Entertainment Selects Accenture for Systems Integration of its Digital Rights Management System

Reliance Entertainment Selects Accenture for Systems Integration of its Digital Rights Management System
MUMBAI, INDIA; June 20, 2011– Reliance Entertainment Ltd., one of India’s leading media and entertainment companies, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to integrate a revenue-generating digital rights management system for two of its businesses: Reliance Entertainment and Reliance Home Video. Reliance Entertainment produces and distributes motion pictures and Reliance Home Video distributes home entertainment products. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.
June 20, 2011

Consumers of all Ages are Going ‘Over-the-Top’

Consumers of all Ages are Going ‘Over-the-Top’
NEW YORK; April 11, 2011 – The majority of consumers of all ages in seven major markets around the world are choosing to watch video content over the Internet via their televisions, PCs, smartphones and other electronic devices, according to Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) Video-Over-Internet Consumer Usage Survey.
April 11, 2011