Accenture Closes Acquisition of Pollux


Accenture (NYSE: ACN) completed acquisition of Pollux, a Joinville, Brazil-based provider of industrial robotics and automation solutions.

The terms of the transaction, which Accenture announced on March 1, were not disclosed.

The deal expands Accenture’s capabilities for clients in consumer goods, pharmaceutical and automotive industries seeking to make their factories, plants and supply chains more productive, safe and sustainable.

Pollux’s more than 290 professionals are joining Accenture’s Industry X group, which embeds intelligence in the process how clients run factories and plants, as well as design and engineer connected products and services — making manufacturing and operations more efficient, effective and safe.