Accenture acquires Myrtle Consulting Group to beef up manufacturing and supply chain arm | 2020-10-06

Christel Deskins

Consulting firm Accenture will acquire the industrial operations advisory firm Myrtle Consulting Group in a move to expand its manufacturing and supply chain capabilities, the firm said today. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but New York-based Accenture said Myrtle’s team will join its “Accenture Industry X” division, which helps clients improve how they […]

Accenture to Acquire Myrtle Consulting Group to Expand Implementation of New Digital Manufacturing, Operations and Supply Chain Models for Clients

Christel Deskins

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Myrtle Consulting Group (“Myrtle”), an industrial operations consulting firm headquartered in Houston. Myrtle partners with leading companies across consumer products, life sciences, chemicals, mining and other heavy manufacturing industries to produce and distribute goods in a safer, more efficient and sustainable way. This […]

W. P. Carey Announces $40 Million Investment in Light Manufacturing Facility

Christel Deskins

NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a leading net lease REIT specializing in corporate sale-leasebacks, build-to-suits and the acquisition of single-tenant net lease properties, today announced a $40 million sale-leaseback of a 622,000-square-foot light manufacturing facility located in proximity to Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. […]

Cannabis Global Expects Substantial Manufacturing, Distribution & Cost Reduction Synergies Following Strategic Investment in NPE

Christel Deskins

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — InvestorsHub NewsWire — Cannabis Global, Inc. (OTC: CBGL) (“Cannabis Global” or the “Company”), a cannabinoid and hemp extract science-forward company developing infusion and delivery technologies, is pleased to provide shareholders with more details following the Company’s recent 18.8% strategic investment stake in Natural […]

New Manufacturing Survey Identifies “Capabilities Gap” for Companies Striving for Productivity and Innovation

Christel Deskins

“State of Product Development & Hardware Design 2020” Report Finds That Companies Are Falling Short in Key Areas of Productivity and Innovation Manufacturers Say their Top Priority for Improvement is Minimizing Time Spent on Non-Design Related Activities and Overhead More than 80% of Product Development Professionals Have Trouble Finding or […]