|The company known as LA Technology, distributor for Accpac International throughout sub Saharan Africa, was established by Jeremy Waterman in 1989 and was acquired by Accpac International in 2000. Following that acquisition the newly named entity, ACCPAC Africa, enjoyed tremendous success throughout Africa for another four years until it was acquired by the Sage Group Plc in 2004, and renamed to Softline Accpac.|
Softline Accpac is a division of Sage Plc responsible for the distribution, marketing and support of all of Sage’s global products. Our wide range of internationally recognised products throughout Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands include Sage 300 ERP (formerly known as Sage ERP Accpac), Sage CRM and Sage ERP X3. Sage ERP Africa delivers varied and proven business management solutions to organisations in many sectors which include financial, distribution, service management, retail, warehouse management, manufacturing and customer relationship Management for both mid and large size markets. These solutions are implemented throughout 130 countries via a global network of qualified solution providers, boasting a number of 150 in Africa alone.
Products within the Sage ERP Africa stable include those well known to over four thousand local customers being Sage 300 ERP (formerly known as Sage ERP Accpac), Sage CRM, Sage RMS (Retail Management Solutions),Service Manager, Accpac Intelligence and Accpac Insight. A more recent and very exciting addition to our portfolio is Sage ERP X3, a full-service enterprise management software solution for mid-to-large organisations. Sage ERP X3 offers an efficient multi-company solution with a wide choice of languages, currencies, enterprises, locations and legislations as required by organisations operation across multiple countries.
The Sage Group Plc is a leading supplier of accounting and business management software solutions and services to 6.1 million small and medium sized clients worldwide. With over 13400 employees, the Sage Group comprises market-leading businesses throughout Europe, United Kingdom, North America, South Africa and Australia. Sage Plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange and in the FTSE100 for the financial year ending 30th September 2009, the Group's revenue was $2,158 billion. Sage has a market capitalization of $4,2 billion.