Soennecken eG has signed up Info Technology Supply as a strategic partner and contract supplier. The company is Europe’s largest supplier of the well-known Print Management Software, PaperCut. This software collects, analyses and manages print, copy scan and fax jobs. One of the important criteria for ITS’ selection was the quality of its support.
PaperCut today manages the printouts of millions of users in more than 100 countries worldwide. This universal solution for detection, control and accounting of print and copy jobs is known for its easy installation and handling, platform independence and vendor neutral, comprehensive functionality.
Soennecken members and their customers will benefit in the future from preferential access to product and associated services, thanks to the partnership of Soennecken with Information Technology Supply Ltd (ITS).
ITS, headquartered in London (England), is Europe’s largest distributor of PaperCut and has over 25 years of experience.
“We are a manufacturer-independent distributor which supports its partners regardless of brands and models, when it comes to printers and multifunction devices,” says Claus Specking, Partner Business Marketing DACH at ITS. Through tailored implementations and a wide range of add-on software and hardware modules, almost all requirements pertaining to printing, copying and scanning control can be developed with PaperCut.
“ITS has an extensive knowledge, which allows us to develop precisely tailored systems that meet individual needs and budgets” says Specking. ITS in its capacity as a ” PaperCut Authorized Solution Center” offers additional services, such as software, technical support, sales support and other services.
“We are glad to have successfully partnered with ITS Ltd. It is a very important supplier strategically” says Winfried Schneider, business unit manager Print + Copy at Soennecken eG.
“Our members will benefit from the positive experiences of our European colleagues who have already been very successful with PaperCut for years.”
Mr Schneider added that a particular strength of ITS is its comprehensive technical support.
The Soennecken Group is the leading German association of midsized dealers and resellers of the Office equipment sector and associated activities.
The total revenues of the Soennecken Group in 2013 were approx. 571 Million Euros (net of Taxes). The cooperative was founded in 1926 with headquarters in hilly Overath, Germany.
Today approximately 500 Dealers with some 1.000 locations take part in the four core business segments i.e. Retail, Catalogue Trade, Print and Copy and Computer equipment; direct sales and newer concepts are being piloted as well.
Members can choose from a large portfolio of over 1.000 branded articles as well as the own exclusive brand Soennecken. Comprehensive services in Marketing, General Counsel, Finance and Logistics complement the services portfolio.
Since 2012, the CIS Commerce Internet Services GmbH located in Essen belongs to Soennecken eG. Soennecken commissioned it, to develop and build multiple projects.
To name a few, there is the E-Procurement-System So.PROCURE and the online Shop technical platform So.COMMERCE. Both Solutions are deployed among the dealers with great success.
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Patricia Niewels | Strategic Marketing Leader
Tel.: 02206 607-132 / Fax: 02206 607-670132