February 26, 2002

Accenture Board Authorizes Stock Repurchase

Accenture announced that its Board of Directors has voted to authorize the repurchase of up to an additional $100 million worth of its common stock from time to time in the open market.
February 21, 2002

Accenture and U.S. Department of Education Launch Free Application for Federal Aid on Upgraded Web Site

Accenture and the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Student Financial Assistance have launched a modernized, more robust Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) web site, making the student aid process quicker, more efficient and more accessible.
February 21, 2002

Accenture and Tripos Join Forces to Deliver “Scientific Workbench” to Improve Discovery Performance

Accenture and Tripos announced an alliance to help global pharmaceutical and biotech companies empower scientists with a “workbench” designed to transform scientific knowledge capture, collaboration and decision-making across the discovery organization.
February 20, 2002

Accenture Campaign Breaks New Ground for Professional Services Firms
"I am your idea - Use Me!"

Accenture has launched a new multidimensional global branding initiative and advertising campaign that highlights the company’s ability to help clients quickly deliver innovation.
February 08, 2002

European Airports Will Evolve to Reach a New Business and Customer Service Model, According to New Accenture Research

Faced with increased competition and privatization, European airports will shift their business focus to new areas -- such as marketing infrastructure, facilities management and information technology services – over the next decade, according to Airport 2010, research just released by Accenture.
February 06, 2002

Senior Executives Focus Overwhelmingly on Cost Cutting During Tough Economic Times According to Survey

According to a survey released by Accenture, 80 percent of executives said their companies were able to cut costs, improve efficiencies, enhance customer service and revenues, or improve competitiveness with supply chain management initiatives.
February 06, 2002

Industry Leaders Align Around Web Services Interoperability

Accenture and a broad group of technology leaders today announced the formation of the Web Services Interoperability (WS-I) Organization (www.ws-i.org/).
February 05, 2002

Accenture and Sun Leverage Joint Success to Enable Companies to Jumpstart CRM Implementations

Capitalizing on their successful 11-year relationship, Accenture and Sun Microsystems Inc. announced they will work together to help companies worldwide meet the challenge of rapidly deploying web-centric Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solutions.
January 31, 2002

Accenture Study Urges World Business Leaders to Shape Their Own Futures

As world business leaders gather in New York for the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting, a study by Accenture urges them to seize the initiative and shape their own futures in an increasingly uncertain environment.