Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom – February 8, 2023 – Jonas Software (“Jonas”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Seiki Systems Limited (Seiki). Seiki is a leading supplier of production control and manufacturing execution software to customers across the UK and the globe.
“This acquisition strengthens our position in the manufacturing vertical and more specifically marks our first move into manufacturing execution systems. The knowledgeable team at Seiki will add further depth to our growing portfolio” said Darrell Boxall, Group CEO.
“We’re proud of everything that Seiki has achieved over the past 21 years as part of the Kenard Group. Going forward, we felt Jonas would be the best partner to help Seiki to realize its ambitious growth and product development plans. This is an exciting opportunity for the team, that will enable them to continue to deliver for customers and support even more manufacturers with solutions that help drive productivity”, stated Keith Ellis, of Kenard Group.
About Seiki Systems
Started in 1992 specialising in Direct Numerical Control (DNC) software for Hitachi Seiki UK’s machine tools, Seiki developed support for machine tools of all makes and models in response to demand from the market. Purchased by the Kenard Group in 2002, Seiki is now a full-service solution provider focussed on implementation and support of manufacturing execution systems. Seiki provides a complete service which includes planning, installation, implementation, customisation, training and after sales support.
About Jonas Software
Jonas Software operates over 130 independently managed software brands around the world, providing them with the strategic guidance and financial security required to be leaders in their respective markets. From its roots formed in the construction and club management markets, Jonas Software’s reach has grown extensively within the fitness, membership, hospitality, and industrial verticals. Today, Jonas Software is proud to supply industry-leading enterprise management software and related services to more than 80,000 customers in over 40+ vertical markets.