24 February 2006 – AccTech Systems scores at Softline Accpac reseller awards

Issued by: Watt Communications & G Watt Design

[Johannesburg, 24 February 2006] – Local Sage ERP Accpac accounting software solution provider, AccTech Systems, has for the second consecutive year made a clean sweep at Softline Accpac’s annual conference.

Winning top awards such as Softline Accpac national solution provider of the year and Softline Accpac premier solution provider, AccTech Systems has cemented its place as the company to work with on Accpac.

“Being number one in virtually all the product and dealer categories for the second consecutive year is a great honour for us,” says Tertius Zitzke, managing director of AccTech Systems. “The fact that our Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal branches also contributed to our national success is of great importance to us. These awards prove that we are the Softline Accpac partner of choice on the African continent, and our new alliance partners in the various regions are fired up to emulate the success of these two established branches.”

Other AccTech Systems awards included:

  • Sage CRM Solution Provider of the year
  • Softline Accpac Gauteng Top Performer
  • KwaZulu-Natal Softline Accpac Dealer of the year
  • KwaZulu-Natal Softline Accpac Gold Solution Provider Status Award
  • Western Cape Softline Accpac Dealer of the year
  • Western Cape Softline Accpac Gold Solution Provider Status Award
  • Technisoft Service Manager Technical Excellence Award for Africa
  • IsoPos Retail Solutions Dealer of the Year
  • Peresoft Cashbook Highest Sales for the year
  • Technisoft Service Manager African Partner of the year
  • Icinity Webstore Solutions Dealer of the year
  • Assetware Fixed Assets Accpac Dealer of the year

As the top African business partner for Softline Accpac, AccTech Systems represents six regions within South Africa: Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape, Limpopo, North West Province and Mpumalanga. AccTech Systems’ alliance partners include Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania.

AccTech Systems

AccTech Systems (Pty) Ltd is an Sage ERP Accpac accounting software solution provider. Accredited as a premier solution provider by Sage ERP Accpac International, AccTech specialises in Sage ERP Accpac’s entire range of award-winning product lines and third party software products.

Recently awarded with a ‘Top International Producer for Sage ERP Accpac – Star Award’ by Best Software, the leading provider of business management products and services, and its UK-based parent company, The Sage Group plc, AccTech offers in-depth customer needs analysis, product configuration, and custom designed workflow solutions and back that up with world-class training and support. AccTech Systems (Pty) Ltd, the Revolution in End-to-End Business Management.

Softline Sage ERP Accpac

Softline Sage ERP Accpac is a global provider of business management applications including accounting, CRM, warehouse management and HR to the mid-range market. Its solutions are delivered to 130 countries exclusively through its network of over 5 500 solution providers worldwide and 130 throughout Africa.

Softline Sage ERP Accpac’s product line includes: Sage CRM, Sage ERP Accpac, Sage ERP Accpac Business Analysis Suite, Sage ERP Accpac eTransact, Sage ERP Accpac Warehouse Management System, Sage ERP Accpac ePOS, Sage ERP Accpac Insight and Simply Accounting.

Softline

Softline is a leading provider of accounting, payroll and CRM software solutions to small, medium and large companies. Founded in 1988 by Ivan Epstein, Alan Osrin and Steven Cohen, Softline was established during the formative years of the software industry and listed on the JSE Securities Exchange South Africa in February 1997. Softline expanded to establish a strong position within its area of focus in South Africa and Australia.

Focused on the development of accounting, payroll and CRM software solutions, Softline has a 16-year track record as a market leader. The group has a broad range of products offering users a variety of software solutions to run their businesses efficiently. Softline’s leading brands include Softline Accpac, Softline Enterprise, Softline Pastel (Accounting and Payroll) and Softline VIP. The combination of the group’s product offerings, provide Softline customers with comprehensive, well-branded accounting, payroll and CRM software solutions.

In November 2003, Softline was acquired by Sage Group plc, an established FTSE 100 company. The group includes market-leading businesses throughout the United Kingdom, Europe, North America, South Africa and Australia, supplying business software to the small, medium and large business community.

Softline has a solid track record of profitability and cash generation. The group delivers quality accounting, payroll and CRM software solutions that improve the efficiencies of businesses around the world.

Sage

The Sage Group plc is a leading supplier of accounting and business management software solutions and related services for small, medium and large enterprises. It comprises market-leading businesses throughout Europe, United Kingdom, North America, South Africa and Australia. The Sage group plc has over five million small and mid-sized customers in 55 countries and 10 500 staff.

Editorial contacts

AccTech Systems
Nick Botha
0861 11 1680
nb@acctech.biz

Softline Accpac
Jacqui Scorgie
(011) 803 7327
jacqui@Sage ERP Accpac.co.za

Watt Communications
Samantha Watt
(011) 425 6290
samantha@wattcommunications.co.za