Vanilla revealed as UK and Ireland’s first IFS Gold Channel Partner

VANILLA Solutions, experts in enterprise software solutions, has been awarded Gold Channel Partner status by IFS – the first Gold partner in the UK and Ireland.

The award comes after a successful first year in the IFS Partner programme, with some notable contract wins.

Established in 2009, Vanilla focuses on selling, delivering and supporting enterprise software solutions based on IFS Applications.  The company is headquartered in Brigg and also has offices in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, where its support team is based.

Vanilla has a track record of successful delivery across the UK, Europe, the USA and the Middle East and has a team of more than 40 staff focused on supporting customers in the aerospace & defence, construction and manufacturing industries.

Andy Bell, Director and co-founder at Vanilla, said: “As Gold Partners, Vanilla looks forward to collaborating ever more closely with IFS to bring exceptional value to our mutual customers.  We are incredibly proud of the commitment to both performance and quality that our people have shown and which is reflected in this award.  We see enormous benefit for both current and future customers in terms of our ability to work with IFS to deliver innovative solutions and successful projects.

“Building a dynamic ecosystem of innovative partners is one of IFS’s main priorities and our long-standing collaboration with Vanilla is a testament to the success of our alliances program,” said Alan Laing, Managing Director, IFS. “We look forward to deepening our collaboration with Vanilla to create even more value for our customers.”

“A Gold partnership represents a deep and significant relationship between Vanilla and IFS, a collaborative alliance that helps us deliver innovative, agile and cost-effective solutions to our customers.  There is no greater endorsement of our customer-first approach than the recognition from IFS in this Gold partner award,” said Jason Belcher, Director and co-founder at Vanilla.

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