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EMiR Software acquired by Commercial Software Ltd

25.05.22 Press Release

EMiR Software, the market-leading ERP solution designed for electro-mechanical engineering companies has announced its acquisition by Commercial Software Ltd (CSL).

The announcement was made at the well-attended EMiR Open Day at Silverstone on Thursday 12th May. Attendees, including over 70 customers and partners, heard first-hand from EMiR's Managing Director, Gary Downes, on details of the deal and what it will mean for the next generation of EMiR Software.

The deal, that was completed on the 6th May and will see ownership of the business transfer to CSL over the next 2 years. During this time the next generation "Software as a Service" (SaaS) version of EMiR will be developed under CSL's .Net framework. Existing EMiR users will continue to be supported with their current version of EMiR for many years to come by the teams at Solutions in IT and FHG Software.

Once the SaaS version is launched, EMiR customers will have the option to seamlessly upgrade to the new platform and take advantage of the many benefits that a SaaS platform will provide.

As Gary Downes, Managing Director, EMiR Software says "We have promised the next generation of EMiR on a SaaS platform to our customer base for delivery in 2024. We are delighted that the deal with CSL not only ensures that the team and resources for this new product development is available, but that the established development framework and team expertise at CSL will see us deliver the next generation of EMiR whilst ensuring we continue to fulfil our mission to provide the best business management solution for our customers and the electro-mechanical engineering industry."

Geoff Perkins, Managing Director of Commercial Software Ltd added "We are delighted to purchase the EMiR Software brand and their associated companies. We have long searched for an established, well-loved and proven software, with a loyal customer base, that we can add value to and establish as a SaaS product. We look forward to working with EMiR's customers to ensure it continues to provide the best solution for them and provide the service and expertise they expect from such an industry leading software solution."




EMiR Software is the market-leading business management software for companies working with electric motors, drives & gearboxes, pumps, generators, hydraulics, compressors, electronics, conveyors and their control systems. Established in 1994 EMiR Software covers all aspects of manufacturing & assembly, service & repair, sales & distribution and hire.

For further information please contact:

EMiR Software, 1 The Chambers, Bowden Business Village, Harborough Road, Leicestershire, LE16 7SA. info@solutionsinit.com Tel: 0845 009 4588. https://www.solutionsinit.com/


Commercial Software Limited specialises in building smart technology to help companies optimise their global workforce processes.  The company, formed in 1983, delivers customized software solutions, based on proven products and services, backed by professional IT support from Microsoft Certified Professionals and business logic supplied by Chartered Accountants.

For further information please contact:

CSL, Units 1 & 2 (First Floor), Bridge Road Business Park, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 1TX

Tel: 01444 817503 https://www.commercialsoftware.co.uk/

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