January 08, 2002

Wales Leads the Way in eProcurement

The National Assembly for Wales is leading the way in eProcurement in the country now that its first order has been placed through a new pilot eProcurement system. The pilot, with 66 suppliers already in the system, was delivered by Accenture in less than 10 weeks and initially made available for use by 60 Assembly users.
January 07, 2002

U.S. Department of Agriculture Teams With Accenture to Develop eGovernment Strategy

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has contracted with Accenture to develop recommendations for a department-wide eGovernment strategy and to help the Department design processes that would bring it into compliance with the Government Paperwork Elimination (GPEA) and the Freedom to eFile acts.
December 19, 2001

Accenture Extends Alliance With Peoplesoft in Government and Education

Accenture announced it has extended its alliance with PeopleSoft Inc. as strategic business partners to provide professional services, business strategy, software products and training worldwide to clients in the Government and Higher Education markets.
December 10, 2001

Accenture Survey: Corporate Venturing Remains Strong in Weak Economic Times

Contrary to public opinion, corporate venturing is not dead but refocused on strategic goals and joint venture opportunities according to a survey of executives conducted by Accenture.
December 10, 2001

Auto Manufacturers, Suppliers Fail to Profit From Decade of Vehicle Improvements

Automotive manufacturers and suppliers have teamed to significantly increase car features and safety, but these improvements have not registered on the industry's bottom line, according to new research conducted by Accenture, in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR).