Accenture Completes Acquisition of Stellantis’ World Class Manufacturing Coaching & Consulting Enterprise
Acquisition strengthens Accenture’s capabilities in enterprise course of optimization
MILAN; Oct. 3, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has accomplished its acquisition of Stellantis’ World Class Manufacturing Coaching & Consulting enterprise, a middle of excellence that helps course of optimization in manufacturing and the provision chain. Monetary phrases of the transaction beforehand introduced on September 13, weren’t disclosed.
The acquisition permits Accenture to combine the World Class Manufacturing (WCM) methodology in its options that assist shoppers remodel their manufacturing course of and provide chain networks to be extra environment friendly, sustainable and resilient. Moreover, it brings WCM’s coaching options for growing the manufacturing expertise of shopper’s groups and constructing a tradition of steady enchancment at vegetation
This acquisition is a part of an general development technique to increase important expertise and in quickly increasing key markets, to assist shoppers generate 360° worth throughout their companies.
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