Accenture to Acquire Industrial Robotics and Automation Solutions Provider Pollux

NEW YORK and JOINVILLE, Brazil; Mar. 1, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Pollux, a provider of industrial robotics and automation solutions, headquartered in Joinville, Brazil. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities for clients in consumer goods, pharmaceutical and automotive industries seeking to make their factories, plants and supply chains more productive, safe and sustainable.
March 01, 2021

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape for Canada for Salesforce Implementation Services

TORONTO; Feb. 24, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a leader in the latest IDC MarketScape: Canada Salesforce Implementation Services 2020 Vendor Assessment (IDC#CA46257720, December 2020).
February 24, 2021

Accenture and Microsoft Collaborate to Help Accelerate U.K.’s Transition to Net-Zero Carbon Emissions

LONDON; Feb. 24, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Microsoft are teaming to help speed up the U.K.’s low-carbon transition. The companies, in conjunction with their joint venture, Avanade, will work together to help utility and energy companies transform the energy system and lower the cost of decarbonizing the supply and demand of electricity in the U.K., underpinned by open data, artificial intelligence (AI) and a digital workforce.
February 24, 2021

As Digital Gap Widens in Wake of Pandemic, 'Masters of Change' Will Define the Future, According to Accenture Technology Vision 2021

NEW YORK; February 17, 2021 – According to the Accenture Technology Vision 2021, technology was a lifeline during the global pandemic – enabling new ways of working and doing business, creating new interactions and experiences, and improving health and safety. Technology forever changed expectations and behaviors and created entirely new realities across every industry. As companies shift from reacting to the crisis, to reinventing what comes next, the boldest, most visionary leaders — those who use technology to master change — will define the future, says the 21st annual report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) predicting the key technology trends that will shape businesses and industries over the next three years.
February 17, 2021

Accenture Expands Cloud First Offerings and Engineering Capabilities in the UK with Acquisition of Infinity Works

LONDON; February 16, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired cloud and digital transformation consultancy Infinity Works. The acquisition strengthens and expands the cloud delivery and engineering capabilities of Accenture Cloud First in the UK. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
February 16, 2021

Accenture Acquires Edenhouse, Boosting SAP Cloud Capabilities and Leadership in the UK

LONDON, UK; Feb. 15, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Edenhouse, a UK-based independent SAP partner. The acquisition will further enhance Accenture’s capabilities to support clients in their digital transformation journey. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
February 15, 2021

Accenture Launches New Business Group with VMware to Help Organizations Move to the Cloud Faster

NEW YORK and PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 10, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and VMware (NYSE: VMW) today announced an expanded partnership and the launch of a dedicated business group that will help organizations adopt a ‘cloud first’ strategy — accelerating migration to the cloud, building modern apps more rapidly, and using the cloud as a foundation for innovation and new business models, ultimately realizing greater value.
February 10, 2021

Shiseido Selects Accenture to Help Accelerate Its Digital Transformation

TOKYO; Feb. 9, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed on a strategic partnership with Shiseido Group, a Japan-based multinational beauty company, to help Shiseido accelerate its digital transformation so it can more quickly respond to rapidly changing customer and market demands.
February 09, 2021

Australian Institute of Marine Science and Accenture Join Forces to Advance Coral Reef Monitoring and Conservation

TOWNSVILLE, Australia and DUBLIN, Ireland; Feb. 2, 2021 – Australia’s tropical marine research agency, the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are working together to accelerate global efforts to protect coral reefs. The collaboration supports AIMS’ wider coral reef monitoring efforts as the teams seek to transform the technology used to monitor, collate and analyze data to help improve the sustainable management of these fragile marine ecosystems.
February 02, 2021

Accenture Acquires Businet System to Help Clients Deliver Personalized and Seamless Cloud-Based Ecommerce Experiences at Speed and Scale

TOKYO; Feb. 2, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Businet System, a leader in developing and operating Salesforce Commerce Cloud-based ecommerce sites in Japan, with a proprietary order management system (OMS) for the apparel and retail industries.
February 02, 2021