planfocus software presented with the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award – as one of the most rapidly growing technology companies in Germany

Düsseldorf, 8 November 2013
Munich-based planfocus® software GmbH has been presented with the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award and is thus recognized as one of the most rapidly growing technology companies in Germany. The ranking is based on the percentage of sales growth over the past five years (2008-2012). During this period, planfocus achieved a growth of 273.4 per cent, coming in at 29th on the list. This growth in sales is due to the market success of the cash cycle management solutions developed by planfocus.

planfocus® CPTO ® software solution is a modular suite aimed at optimizing cash cycle management processes for banks, cash-in-transit companies and retail chains. The solution enables precise cash planning which, in turn, leads to substantial cost savings. Thanks to its comprehensive range of functions, the CPTO® software solution can map the entire process chain, from cash disposition planning to coordinating transport routes and tracking cash.

Dr Joachim Walser, Managing Director of planfocus, welcomed the company’s ranking among the Fast 50: “Together with our highly qualified and focused team, we have been able to position ourselves in the market as an international technology leader for optimizing cash logistics processes.” Andreas Ulrich, Managing Director and co-founder, added: “Sustainable growth is a key factor for software companies in the B2B market: it is the only way of offering optimum technology solutions that appeal to the market in the long run.”

“IT and internet companies have done particularly well this year,” said Dr Andreas Gentner, Partner and Head of Technology, Media & Communications (TMT) at Deloitte. “This has a lot to do with the increased trend towards digital mobility and shows that the German IT industry is producing impressive drivers of innovation. B2B products have taken center stage with a special focus on infrastructural and IT-security solutions.”

About planfocus software GmbH

planfocus® software GmbH, headquartered in Munich/Germany, is the technology leader for solutions to optimize the cash supply chain. A daily value of over 250 million euros in cash replenishments are executed based on the planfocus® software suite, CPTO® (Cash Point and Transport Optimizer). planfocus® solutions means next generation cash management and achieves a ROI within a very short time!

 

Since its founding in 2004, planfocus® has developed to become an international leader in the field of optimized cash supply chain management. planfocus® is widely known for its technical expertise, reliability and competence in cash cycle management. The CPTO® solution is a highly configurable, high-performance solution that includes some of the most advanced forecasting and planning algorithms in the industry, yet remains easy-to-maintain.

 

planfocus® presents today one of the most widely used solutions in Europe. In 2012, the solution generated fully automatic cash order volumes exceeding 80 billion euros for ATMs, bank and retail branches. At planfocus®, we work hard every day to meet the goals of providing maximum savings and highest quality for our customers.

More information is available at www.planfocus.com

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