Accenture Completes Acquisition of Blue Horseshoe
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Blue Horseshoe, a supply chain management and strategy consulting firm and systems integrator specializing in fulfillment and distribution solutions. Blue Horseshoe helps clients across industries, including food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, retail distribution, and transportation and logistics, define and plan their enterprise strategy, connect and collaborate with business applications, and optimize and execute supply chain operations. The terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on August 4, were not disclosed.
Founded in 2001, the company is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana, with additional offices in Ohio, Colorado, and North Carolina, as well as Amsterdam in The Netherlands and Tallinn in Estonia. Blue Horseshoe’s team of 349 people joins Accenture’s Supply Chain & Operations group, expanding its capabilities for helping clients create supply chains that are interconnected, intelligent and innovative.
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