Entries by Andy Bell

Vanilla tastes success in Enterprise Software sector

ONE of the UK’s leading enterprise software specialists increased turnover by almost 50 per cent to announce record results for 2017. Vanilla Solutions which specialises in IFS Applications consultancy and related technology platforms, reported that turnover increased by nearly 50 per cent in 2017 to £3.5m (£2.4m,2016) with the key drivers of growth being expansion […]

Vanilla Charity Challenge 2018

A TEAM of IT experts have put on their walking boots to raise money for a multiple sclerosis charity. Twenty five walkers from enterprise software specialists Vanilla Solutions have been in training for months in preparation for tackling the gruelling Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge. The challenge is a 24-mile hike that involves climbing the tallest […]

Vanilla have the solution for SMD

Vanilla is playing a key role in the expansion of the world’ s largest independent manufacturer of specialist subsea vehicles. Tyneside-based Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) provide remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) and specialist trenching systems to sectors such as oil, gas, offshore wind, defence and telecoms. Headquartered in the UK, SMD design and manufacture from […]

Vanilla helps Lynemouth Power ahead

WHEN one of the region’s power stations was in need of IT support they turned to one of the UK’s leading enterprise software specialists – Vanilla Solutions. Lynemouth Power Ltd, based on the Northumberland coast, is currently undergoing a conversion project, from coal to biomass generation. The conversion is due to be completed and the […]

The dawn of the Age of Invisible ERP?

Like around 50% of the UK population, I resolved this New Year to get a lot more exercise and fresh air. A key part of my approach has been to get up early in the morning and fast-walk 5-8km in the dark on the rural rounds around the village before breakfast. It’s been invigorating but, after a […]

Wishing you a Vanilla Christmas!

WHAT A NIGHT! Thanks to all who attended our annual Christmas party, which this year was held at the prestigious Thorpe Park Hotel in Leeds on Saturday, December 2. “I was really grateful so many employees and their partners took the time and trouble to attend our annual dinner and I sincerely hope they had […]

EPS Water chooses Novacura Flow to revolutionise processes, empower employees and leverage mobile working.

EPS wanted a process improvement tool that was easy to use, reliable and mobile-friendly. Vanilla Solutions helped them get started with Novacura Flow and they never looked back. EPS Water is an innovative provider of products and services to the water, wastewater and clean technology sectors. The firm serves municipal, industrial, commercial, agricultural and domestic […]

Vanilla Go Glamping

Last weekend we all headed out with our families to Bedale in Yorkshire for the annual Vanilla Summer Party, glamping at the Camp Hill Estate. Incredibly for the UK, we had perfect weather all weekend! We arrived on location for a buffet lunch and then proceeded straight into activities. Separated into 3 teams we participated […]