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We work with some of the biggest companies, both locally and globally, using innovative thinking to provide industry leading, robust solutions to solve a diverse range of business challenges. This, aligned with our strong partner relationships, is why our customers trust us to deliver a high quality service.

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Cooper Software Sponsors IFS Change for Good Sustainability Awards

Cooper Software is delighted to sponsor the newly launched IFS Change for Good Sustainability Awards. Established to recognise those within the IFS customer community who are making a difference, the awards will showcase and celebrate sustainability excellence, at both a business and individual level.  

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David Greenlees joins Cooper Software as Chief Commercial Officer

Cooper Software is delighted to announce that David Greenlees has joined the business as Chief Commercial Officer. In the newly created role, David will work alongside the senior leadership team to drive Cooper Software’s growth strategy.  

David brings over 20 years of experience gained within the ERP industry and has a successful track record in developing and implementing new business strategies for long term growth across UK, European and global markets.

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Growth is the target as Cooper Software appoints Jonathan Dunn as Chief Growth & Strategy Officer

Cooper Software is pleased to announce that Jonathan Dunn has recently joined the business as Chief Growth & Strategy Officer. The role will see Jonathan spearhead initiatives designed to drive Cooper Software’s growth and operational efficiencies to realise the company’s growth ambitions.

Jonathan brings extensive experience to the team, gained from a successful career within the technology, software and business strategy industry. Most recently, Jonathan was a Director at Arum, Europe’s leading independent consultancy specialising in credit management systems, technology, and strategy.

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Struggling to gain visibility into your supply chain?

What is supply chain visibility?

Supply chain visibility can be defined as the availability of parts, components, or products in transit to be tracked from the manufacturer to their final destination. Manufacturing and distribution companies face challenges throughout every area of their supply chain. Across all stages, visibility is recognised as a key objective. Achieving supply chain visibility means having real time data for all the different processes involved readily available to all parties.

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IFS Applications 10 upgrade streamlines business processes.

Fuel cell engineering business, Intelligent Energy, originally implemented IFS Applications 8 in 2015. In October 2017, the company was acquired by Meditor Energy, part of the Meditor Group. The acquisition heralded the start of a new chapter for the business and also presented the perfect opportunity to begin the process of reviewing their IFS solution to ensure the company was operating in the most efficient way, with the most up-to-date business system that would fully meet its needs.

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Bespoke IFS solution set to disrupt the whisky industry

We are currently embarking on many exciting and challenging projects for our IFS customers across a wide range of industries, however, there is one particular customer with whom we are developing something truly revolutionary. We are delighted to be working with family-owned single malt whisky specialist Gordon & MacPhail to implement a new IFS business system as part of a significant investment in their future growth.

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Download your copy of the Cooper Software magazine

It’s been a while since we last published the Cooper Software magazine, however we are delighted to share the new Spring / Summer 2021 issue with you.

Developed exclusively for IFS customers, the magazine gives an insight into what is currently happening at Cooper Software and beyond. Read the latest industry thinking, keep up to date with our latest news, products and services and learn how we’ve been helping our customers get the most out of their IFS investment.

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Cooper Software and IFS partner with Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

We are delighted to lend our support to the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival as they unveil their first ever virtual event programme, by becoming a Gold Festival Partner, alongside IFS.

Now in its 21st year, the four-day virtual festival will return to Speyside, the most famous of Scotland’s whisky regions, from 29th April to 2nd May. Set to be one of the world’s biggest online celebrations of whisky, the festival is enjoyed by whisky novices, budding master blenders and everyone in between.

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Save time, money and effort by adopting a clear IFS update strategy

Cooper Software has a successful long-standing track record of providing consultancy level 24/7 Managed Support for IFS customers.  As part of this support, we have recently helped several customers running IFS Applications 9 and 10 with their quarterly IFS update releases. 

For IFS Applications 9 and 10 users, updates to the core IFS solution are no longer provided via bug fixes or security patches. Instead, they are released every quarter and contain a set of fixes and improvements.

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