Most U.S. Shoppers Want Retailers to Close on Thanksgiving Day, Accenture Survey Reveals

NEW YORK; Oct. 1, 2020 – As the retail industry gears up for its busiest shopping period, the COVID-19 pandemic is making consumers focus on their own health and safety and the well-being of retail employees, according to findings of the 14th annual Accenture Holiday Shopping Survey (NYSE: ACN).
October 01, 2020

Accenture Collaborates with Oracle to Transform Nickel Bank's Finance Functions

PARIS; Sept. 29, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) completed an information technology (IT) modernization project for Nickel, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas and the first French neo-bank, that transformed Nickel’s finance functions with the implementation of Oracle software-as-a-service (SaaS) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions.

September 29, 2020

New Research From Accenture and Girls Who Code Outlines Steps to Double the Number of Women in Technology in 10 Years

NEW YORK; Sept. 29, 2020 – An inclusive culture is key to unlocking opportunities for women who are studying and working in technology, and holds the potential to double their number over the next 10 years, according to a joint research report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Girls Who Code, an international nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology.

September 29, 2020

Accenture Finds Chinese Companies That Excel at Digital Transformation Stayed Resilient and Competitive Post COVID-19

BEIJING; September 26, 2020 – New research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has revealed that only a small number of Chinese companies stayed resilient and competitive against COVID-19 impact. These companies are able to achieve success because of their sustained and successful digital transformation efforts.
September 26, 2020

Accenture Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Fiscal 2020 Results In Line With Expectations

NEW YORK; Sept. 24, 2020 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2020.
 
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September 24, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader in IT Services for Communications Service Providers by Leading Research Firm for Ninth Consecutive Year

NEW YORK; Sept. 23, 2020 – For the ninth consecutive year, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a Leader among information technology (IT) services providers to the communications industry by Gartner, Inc., the world’s leading research and advisory company.
September 23, 2020

Accenture Puts Data Science to Work for Pediatric Leukemia Research

NEW YORK; Sept. 23, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that it has built a data and analytics approach to manage and derive insights from pediatric acute myeloid leukemia (AML) genomic data. Working in collaboration with researchers and clinicians from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch), and the Target Pediatric AML (TpAML) computational working group, a large-scale research project which supplied the data, this new approach aims to enable pediatric oncology physicians and researchers — specifically those focused on pediatric AML — to better analyze patient clinical trial and genetic data, with the potential to improve precision medicine.
September 23, 2020

Building Trust and Fulfilling People’s Core Needs at Work Can Help Companies Achieve Increased Business Performance Even Amid Weak GDP Growth, According to New Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; Sept. 23, 2020 – By focusing on six fundamental human needs through work, companies can unlock more of their people’s potential, bolster trust and see an increase in business performance — even in times of crisis or amid weak GDP growth, according to a new research report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
September 23, 2020

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Sept. 24, to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Results

NEW YORK; Sept. 23, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT tomorrow, Sept. 24, to discuss its fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2020 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
September 23, 2020

Accenture to Acquire N3 to Help Clients Drive Sales Growth in a Virtual Environment

ATLANTA; Sept. 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire N3, a tech-driven sales and demand-generation firm, that helps clients drive sales growth in an increasingly virtual environment. The acquisition adds approximately 2,200 employees to Accenture globally, along with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) capabilities.
September 22, 2020