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Accenture to Acquire Germany Based SALT Solutions to Build IoT Platforms to Speed Clients´ Production and Logistics
Thursday 17 September 2020

New York-based professional services company Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Germany based technology consultancy SALT Solutions AG to improve manufacturing operations and logistics with cloud-based industrial IoT platforms, the company said.

Completion of the acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms were not disclosed.

The firm implements and maintains IT systems for production, operations and logistics at leading German automotive, manufacturing, consumer goods and chemicals companies. The acquisition will help Accenture enable customers to reduce quality and waste issues along the entire supply chain.

SALT Solutions will join Accenture Industry X, which helps clients improve how they operate factories and plants.

SALT Solutions will be pivotal to bolstering Accenture's digital manufacturing and operations capabilities, which Accenture has been growing through acquisitions in different markets.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services.

Accenture Industry X embeds intelligence in how clients run factories and plants and design and engineer products.
Date Published: 17/09/2020