Jonas Software has acquired CRB Solutions, a leading provider of cashless catering and payment solutions to the Primary and Secondary Education Market in the UK. With over a million users in 3000+ schools, CRB's secure IMPACT Cashless Catering products have been deployed in the market since 1993. IMPACT enhances the catering operation where each solution is designed to meet the particular requirements for a school or local authority. The Company designs, builds and maintains industry-leading, reliable and functional cashless catering and payment systems providing full service from consultancy, installation, training and launch through to an exceptional after-sales support and maintenance service.
CRB Solutions will continue to operate as they did before. Their distribution relationship with Cunningham Cash Registers, Ltd ("Cunninghams") will remain in full force, with CRB Solutions leveraging the financial support and software expertise of the Jonas Group. "We are extremely excited to be a part of the Jonas Software group of companies. Their depth and breadth of knowledge in the vertical market software industry, and specifically in the education market, is a welcome addition to our business. We will continue to support and enhance our systems, and increase our focus on customer requests and our R&D efforts to keep our clients engaged. We have a special relationship with Cunninghams and it will only grow stronger as a result of this acquisition", says Managing Director David Swanston. "Cunningham's success is our success, so now as in the past, we will continue our support as partners in every way possible."
CRB and Cunninghams have had a supplier/distributor relationship for more than 20 years. Their teams are an extension of each other, and they both excel in selling, training and servicing their clients with a focus on providing value for money and solid, stable systems.
Co-Managing Director of Cunninghams, Albert Czaja said, "We are really enthused to see Jonas acquire CRB and know with their track record in the software industry, our customers will continue to be in good hands. We expect even more innovation to come from CRB, and we will, of course, share these developments with our large and ever-growing client base in England and Wales".
About Cunningham Cash Registers, Ltd:
Cunningham's have been established over 35 years and are a leading supplier of Cashless systems to the Education sector across the UK. Cunningham's supply state of the art solutions to the primary, secondary and further education sectors ranging from single-site systems through to authority wide fully integrated centrally managed solutions.
Cunningham's also offer fully integrated single administration solutions including door access, E-registration, Visitor Management, 6th Form registration, Locker Management, Library system and web payments all backed up by a complete installation, training and support service.
About Jonas Software:
Jonas Software is the leading provider of enterprise management software solutions to 10 different vertical markets throughout the world. With over 40 distinct brands operating within these 10 vertical markets, Jonas Software is the valued technology partner of over 30,000 customers, in over 15 countries. Jonas' vision is to be the branded global leader across the aforementioned 10 vertical markets and to be recognized as the trusted provider of Software For Life.