U.S. Department of State Awards Accenture Task Orders to Improve Procurement Process and Provide Management Support
The U.S. Department of State has awarded eight task orders to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Federal Services to enhance the Integrated Logistics Management System that provides materials and services to its global workforce.
Accenture will enhance ILMS capabilities for diplomatic mail services, system support to DOS procurement inventory and warehouse management and overall asset management. The work will increase supply chain efficiencies for the department and provide greater visibility into the delivery of goods and services to Americans worldwide.
To execute the program, Accenture is providing operations and maintenance support and round-the-clock customer support to more than 20,000 system users at 260 embassies and consulates around the world. ILMS supply chain management support includes fleet management, global inventory optimization analysis and warehouse management support.
(c) 2013 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.