September 17, 2010
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GK SOFTWARE takes over operating business of Solquest GmbH

Schöneck, 28 May 2009 – The GK SOFTWARE Group has taken over the operating business of Solquest GmbH backdated to 1 May 2009. The company headquartered in Waldbronn is an important provider of store integration and mobile solutions for the retail market.

  • Significant addition to GK SOFTWARE’S product portfolio in the field of store integration and mobile solutions

The solutions provided by Solquest GmbH are used, among other things, to link the central SAP merchandise management systems with the processes in stores. The products of SOLQUEST GmbH are successfully used by customers like Coop (Switzerland), EDEKA Südwest, Dohle or tegut. As a result, GK SOFTWARE AG is further extending its technological and innovation leadership in its target market.

  • Company Profile of Solquest GmbH:
    Solquest GmbH was set up in 1996 as a consulting firm that focused on SAP logistics and management information systems. The company broadened its portfolio to specialize in mobile solutions in 1999. Solquest has been focusing solely on IT solutions for the retail trade since 2004. The Solquest Retail Suite provides solutions for store integration, peripheral controls, mobile store processes, online inventory management and promotions. The company also provides consulting and project management operations in addition to service and support. The solutions provided by Solquest GmbH are used by major German and Swiss retailers like Coop (Switzerland), Dohle, EDEKA Südwest, Fenneberg, Hammer Heimtex, Prodega or tegut. Solquest GmbH currently employs approx. 50 members of staff at its business locations in Waldbronn and St. Ingbert.
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