August 15, 2017

Accenture Launches Liquid Studio in Toronto to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Business Transformation

TORONTO; Aug. 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened the doors to a new Liquid Studio in Toronto as part of the company’s accelerated investment in innovation in Canada. At the Liquid Studio, clients will work side-by-side with highly skilled Accenture professionals to turn ideas into innovative applications and solutions with speed and agility.
August 14, 2017

Accenture Named a Leader in Salesforce Implementation Partners Report

NEW YORK; Aug. 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a leader and “stands out in scale, breadth, depth and focus on transformation” among global Salesforce Implementation Partners by Forrester Research, a leading global research and advisory firm. “The Forrester Wave™: Salesforce Implementation Partners, Q3 2017” report evaluated 11 of the vendors that matter most for digital transformation, based on their performance in three main categories: current offering, strategy and market presence.
August 09, 2017

Accenture Acquires Marketing Agency Wire Stone to Deliver Connected Customer Experiences

NEW YORK; Aug. 9, 2017  Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Wire Stone, a US-based creative marketing agency that brings together technology and creativity to create better customer experiences and digital marketing solutions. The acquisition will strengthen the ability of Accenture Interactive to deliver data-driven creative and design end-to-end digital customer experiences that help brands stand out and stay relevant. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 
August 08, 2017

Accenture Acquires Concrete Solutions, Expanding Its Capabilities in Agile, DevOps, Mobility and Cloud Technologies

SÃO PAULO; Aug. 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Concrete Solutions, a Brazilian company that specializes in applying Lean and Agile software-development methodologies to develop cloud-based mobile solutions and web applications. 
August 07, 2017

Accenture Named a Leader by Everest Group for Automation in Application Development and Testing

NEW YORK; Aug. 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a ‘Leader’ in the Everest Group Automation in IT Application Dev-Test PEAK Matrix™ Assessment for Solutions. This inaugural research report covers global automation capabilities and solutions in application development and testing services.
August 07, 2017

Pearson Launches All New Digital Customer Experience with Accenture Interactive

LONDON; Aug. 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), together with Pearson, the world’s learning company, has created and launched a new digital customer experience which will simplify and improve the user experience for students, educators and job seekers looking to access Pearson’s learning materials and services.
August 04, 2017

Accenture Positioned as Overall Leader in Everest Group Business Process Services Delivery Automation Report

NEW YORK; Aug. 4, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as the overall Leader in the inaugural Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ for Business Process Services Delivery Automation Service Provider Landscape with Peak Matrix Assessment 2017. Accenture is positioned ahead of all other competitors, in Market Impact for its market success, portfolio mix and value delivered, as well as in Vision and Capability based on its strategy, scale, technology, investments, implementation and integration, and engagement and commercial model.
August 03, 2017

Accenture Acquires Search Technologies to Expand Its Content Analytics and Enterprise Search Capabilities

NEW YORK; Aug. 3, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Search Technologies, a Herndon, Virginia-based technology services firm specializing in the design, implementation and management of big data and search analytics. Search Technologies delivers enhanced content analytics capabilities that help clients better understand their business, customers and markets through the combination of transactional and contextual data. By applying artificial intelligence (AI) technologies like machine learning to this type of client data, Accenture can help generate new, more precise insights that drive improved business outcomes. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
August 03, 2017

Accenture Hires 1,700 People in the UK

LONDON, Aug. 3 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will have hired approximately 1,700 people into its UK workforce during its FY17 fiscal year, which ends on August 31, 2017. The roles cover a broad spectrum of skills and offer opportunities to a range of candidates from experienced executives to apprentices and graduates.
July 31, 2017

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Everest Group 2017 Workday-Based Human Resources Business Process Services Assessment

NEW YORK; July 31, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in the Everest Group Workday-Based Human Resources Business Process Services – Service Provider Landscape with PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2017. Accenture is positioned as the overall market leader in delivery capability in recognition of its scale, scope of services, Workday capabilities, add-on services, delivery footprint and client satisfaction.