Immersive Technology to Reimagine Online Shopping Experience and Increase Consumer Purchasing Confidence, According to New Accenture Interactive Report

NEW YORK; Sept. 22, 2020 – Consumers are at a tipping point for immersive experiences in digital commerce found new global research released today from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The report reveals immersive technologies such as augmented and virtual reality and 3D content can enhance consumer purchasing confidence and increase online sales.
September 22, 2020

COVID-19 Likely to Usher in 'Decade of the Home,' According to Accenture Survey Research

NEW YORK; Aug. 13, 2020 – People’s refocus on their local community in light of the COVID-19 pandemic will be long-term, bringing about the "decade of the home" and forcing retailers and consumer goods companies to tailor their products and services to drive a more local experience, 
 
 
August 13, 2020

Almost Half of Chemical Companies Fear Losing Markets Due to Not Meeting Customers’ Needs, New Research from Accenture Shows

NEW YORK; August 12, 2020 – Despite seeing customer centricity ― i.e., the ability to anticipate and meet customer needs ― as a top priority, nearly half (46%) of chemical companies/suppliers say they’re struggling to get it right and fear competitors will take their customers, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 12, 2020

Healthcare Organizations Must Transform Digital Experiences Between People and Technology to Lead the Future of Care, Finds Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; Aug. 11, 2020 – Healthcare organizations need to become more collaborative in creating new digital healthcare experiences to help customers feel engaged, important and informed, according to research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 11, 2020

Pharma Companies Have Improved How They Engage with Healthcare Providers During COVID-19, Finds New Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; Aug. 10, 2020 – As a result of COVID-19, pharmaceutical companies are changing how they engage with healthcare providers (HCPs), which is helping HCPs better serve patients, according to findings of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of 720 general practitioners, oncologists, cardiologists and immunologists globally.
 
August 10, 2020

U.S. Banks Face Up to US$320 Billion in Credit Write-offs in 2020 Due to COVID-19, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK, LONDON and HONG KONG; July 28, 2020 – As many countries across the globe shift from public-led stimulus to private-led debt to reduce the impact of COVID-19 on the financial system, the burden to keep the economy running will largely fall to private lenders. U.S. banks will set aside up to $320 billion to cover potential credit losses in 2020 due to the financial strain of the pandemic, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 28, 2020

Patients Want to Continue to Use Virtual Care Even After the Pandemic Ends, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; July 9, 2020 – Patients have embraced virtual care and communications at very high rates as a result of COVID-19 and nine out of 10 reported the quality of care was as good or better than before, according to findings of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey of 2,700 oncology, cardiology, or immunology patients globally.
July 09, 2020

Business Leaders Optimistic About Recovery in Europe, Research from Accenture Finds

PARIS and LONDON; July 7, 2020 – Two-thirds (66%) of business leaders globally are optimistic that the European market will make a relatively fast recovery from the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 07, 2020

Communications Service Providers Hold the Key to Unlock the Future Home Ecosystem, According to New Book from Accenture

NEW YORK; June 18, 2020 Communications service providers (CSPs), such as wireless network operators, incumbent telecommunications companies, cable network businesses and internet service providers, will be central in the ecosystem needed to deliver on the promise of seamless and purpose-built digital services in the Future Home, according to a new book from Accenture.
June 18, 2020

Despite External Industry Threats, Few Wealth Managers Plan to Change Their Business Models, Accenture-Orbium Report Finds

LONDON; June 18, 2020 – Despite growing external threats to wealth managers’ businesses, including losses from intergenerational wealth transfers, nearly four in five wealth managers (78%) in Europe and Asia don’t plan significant changes to their traditional business models, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Orbium, part of Accenture Wealth Management.
June 18, 2020