Vanilla Summer Party 2018!

This weekend saw Clan Vanilla return to Camp Hill Estate in Bedale, North Yorkshire for our Family Summer Party.  This was our second year of glamping in the North and, amazingly, the second year with perfect weather! After arriving for a buffet lunch and a bit of a catch up, we split into 5 teams […]

Management Team

New Vanilla Management Team in Place

ONE of the UK’s leading enterprise software specialists has appointed a new management team in preparation for further growth. Vanilla Solutions recently announced record results, with turnover up by almost 50 per cent, and its directors are confident the recently completed restructure will lead to yet further success. “We’ve appointed five new heads of department […]

Vanilla Solutions beats the Yorkshire 3 Peaks

Team Vanilla have raised more than £9,000 for a multiple sclerosis charity after completing a gruelling marathon walk. Twenty five walkers from enterprise software specialists Vanilla Solutions took on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge – a 24-mile hike that involves climbing the tallest mountains of Yorkshire, Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough, in 12 hours. The total […]

Wolf Minerals chooses Vanilla Solutions for IFS support

Excellent response times, a huge knowledge base and a flexible way of working are just some of the reasons why one of the UK’s leading metal producers chose Vanilla Solutions for IFS support. Wolf Minerals, based near Plymouth in Devon, have been working with the company for two years on an ‘on demand’ basis. “The […]

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 […]

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 […]

Vanilla Solutions launches new Technology and Support Centre on Silicon Shore

Vanilla Solutions are pleased to announce the opening of the new Technology and Support Centre (TaSC) in Newcastle Upon Tyne.  The TaSC will provide dedicated support capabilities to users of IFS Applications ERP and Qlik BI software as well as being the hub for Vanilla’s R&D activities. “Over the last decade or so, Newcastle has […]

Vanilla’s ‘geeks’ get down and dirty for a good cause!

A couple of weeks ago our very brave team took part in Tough Mudder and it certainly lived up to the name; very tough and very muddy. Our wonderful colleague, developer Brandon Ellis-Cairns, took it on himself to ensure we all did something important and meaningful this year, something out of our comfort zone to […]

Skanska selects Vanilla Solutions as systems integrator for IFS Apps 9 Rollout

Vanilla Solutions is delighted to announce that it has been appointed by Skanska UK as systems integrator for the rollout of its IFS Applications 9 programme.  Skanska is one of the world’s leading project development and construction groups, with the UK operation one of the country’s top contractors. Skanska selected IFS Applications 9 to form […]

ALE makes Qlik Sense their Global BI Solution

Vanilla Solutions are pleased to announce that ALE, one of the world’s leading international heavy transport and lifting contractors, have selected Qlik Sense as their Global BI solution. “With the help of Vanilla Solutions, we evaluated both QlikView and Qlik Sense to ensure we selected the correct product to meet our reporting requirements in the […]

Babcock chooses NovaCura Flow as their business-wide mobile platform

Vanilla Solutions are pleased to announce that Babcock, the UK’s leading engineering support services organisation, have selected NovaCura Flow as their business-wide mobile solution for their Marine & Technology Division. Flow will be used across Babcock’s Rosyth and Devonport sites to provide mobile work order management, manufacturing execution and logistics capabilities.  The choice of Flow […]

Build your own mobile application! (we will help you and it won’t cost anything)

As a completely independent provider of services and software solutions to the IFS Applications community and the wider ERP marketplace, we’re at liberty to pick only the very best complementary products for your ERP solution. We think that one of the very best products out there is Flow from Novacura, our partner in Sweden.

Vanilla Solutions have achieved ISO 9001:2008 Certification

  We have reached yet another milestone in continuing our commitment to excellence. Vanilla Solutions are proud to announce ISO 9001:2008 certification. Already renowned for our commitment to quality in terms of service delivery, we specialise in providing fundamental, efficient services to meet varying budgets across a number of industries. Offering valuable support to organisations […]

Annual Results

A year of significant progress for Vanilla Solutions Demand for our products and services remained strong throughout 2014 and across geographies, we have continued on our journey of transformation to become the primary IFS solutions choice. We stimulated growth in our business, invested for future growth and also in our people.

Vanilla Solutions / Addovation Tie-Up brings IFS/MS Office Integration to UK & Ireland

Vanilla Solutions is delighted to have entered into a reseller agreement with Addovation, an IFS-focused software company based in Drammen, Norway. Under the terms of the reseller agreement, Vanilla Solutions will promote and sell Addovation’s complete document solution, ‘The Office Automation Suite’ to their existing and new customers. The agreement provides a new and powerful […]

Simon Ball Appointed Independent Director at Vanilla Solutions

Vanilla Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Ball to its management team as Independent Director. Simon, formerly Consulting Services Director at IFS UK, will act as a business mentor helping Vanilla Solutions to position itself as a true leader in the IFS Applications services market. Simon’s significant experience in running a large […]

Vanilla Solutions Core Support Service

Vanilla Solutions are proud to announce their new Core Support service, designed to alleviate pressure on your internal resources by moving the responsibility for routine IFS Administration and Application Support to Vanilla. By letting Vanilla take care of your first and second line support needs, you can focus on your core business and/or business improvement […]