October 29, 2002

Accenture Survey Identifies Telematics as the Future of Supply Chain

European companies are increasingly benefiting from telematics, an emerging market of two-way, wireless voice and data communication for the transmission and reception of location-specific information, according to a pan-European survey of more than 120 logistics companies released today by Accenture and Iveco, one of the leading truck manufacturers.
October 21, 2002

Accenture Wins Multi-Year Outsourcing Contract to Manage and Operate Exel’s Pan-European Service Centre

Exel, the global leader in supply chain management , has awarded Accenture a five-year outsourcing contract to manage and operate its pan-European financial shared services centre.
October 17, 2002

Slovnaft and Accenture Announce Outsourcing Agreement for Accounting and Document Management Functions

Slovnaft, one of the largest Central European refinery and petrochemical companies, announced today that it will outsource its accounting and document management services in Slovakia to Accenture.
October 15, 2002

Traditional Pharmaceutical Model Not the Only Route to Future Success for Biotechs, According to Accenture Research

Research from Accenture has identified a new business model that could help biotechnology companies deal with an emerging paradox: while their core capability is innovation and their ability to grow is critical to their future, innovation and increasing size do not always go hand in hand.
October 09, 2002

European Retailers have Untapped Opportunity to Improve Speed and Effectiveness of “Supply and Demand” Decisions, According to Accenture Research

Although the majority of European retailers collect information on customers’ purchasing preferences and behaviors, this information is not being used to make better, faster decisions on key supply and demand issues such as pricing, promotion, merchandising and inventory planning, according to new Accenture research.
October 08, 2002

Accenture Pan-European Survey Shows Companies Face Skill Shortages in Procurement

European companies are increasingly confronted with skills shortages in their procurement departments, according to an Accenture Pan-European survey of more than 120 procurement directors released today.
October 07, 2002

Colorado Contracts with Accenture to Help Transform Unemployment Insurance Delivery System

The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment has awarded Accenture a 3 1/2-year, $39 million contract to help reengineer the state’s unemployment insurance system.