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closed 10/21/2013 via BNC Analysis

Inkling, Inc, acquired Open Air Publishing

synopsis: Inkling, an interactive e-book that first became known for bringing academic textbooks to the realms of the iPad, iPhone, and web, has added more non-textbook titles to its library with the acquisition of two brands Betterbook and Ready, Set, Baby! from digital-first how-to book publisher Open Air Publishing.
buyer: Inkling, Inc
Inkling is the world’s first end-to-end platform for mobile learning content. Inkling makes it easy to bring rich, interactive learning content to tablet devices like iPad. Inkling engages students and provides authors and publishers with an exciting new way to bring content to market. "
target: Open Air Publishing
Open Air Publishing produces original, how-to e-books designed exclusively for touchscreen devices like the iPad and iPhone. Its books allow readers to master new skills through touch, sight, and sound, guided by our extensive network of experts.
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closed 8/4/2021 via BNC Analysis

LinkedIn Corporation, acquired Jumprope, Inc.

synopsis: LinkedIn has acquired how-to video app Jumprope as part of its expanded video focus. Jumprope, which describes itself as "the best place for anyone to create a how-to and export it to every social platform", enables users to create step-by-step tutorials, using video and still image assets, with preset formats and overlays.
buyer parent: Microsoft Corporation
buyer: LinkedIn Corporation (LNKD:$3,213.87)
LinkedIn Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates an online professional network worldwide. The company allows members to create, manage, and share their professional identity online; build and engage with their professional networks; and access shared knowledge and insights. "
target: Jumprope, Inc.
Jumprope is the place to discover, create and share step-by-step how-to videos. Users don’t need any video-editing experience to create useful and engaging recipes, beauty tutorials, fitness routines and more. Reach an engaged community on Jumprope, and share videos to any social platform.
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closed 6/10/2015 via BNC Analysis

Brit + Co, acquired Snapguide

synopsis: Brit + Co., the lifestyle media and e-commerce business aimed at people interested in crafty projects, has acquired Snapguide, a free iOS app and web service for passionate, creative people and DIY enthusiasts to create beautiful, step-by-step how to guides on what they love.
buyer: Brit + Co
Brit + Co is an online platform that provides tools to teach, inspire and enable creativity among women and girls. From traditional crafts to high-tech manufacturing, Brit + Co connects millions of users with makers, designers, chefs, and inventors, together in one place. "
target: Snapguide
Snapguide is a free iOS app and web service for passionate, creative people and DIY enthusiasts to create beautiful, step-by-step how to guides on what they love.
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closed 3/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

fabfab GmbH, acquired Makerist GmbH

synopsis: fabfab, Europe’s leading Do It Yourself (DIY) online shop, has acquired Makerist, a leading DIY and handicraft platform in Europe. Makerist teaches people how to sew, knit, crochet, and more through their video classes and tutorials. Their platform offers a large selection of PDF patterns from a network of independent pattern designers.
buyer: fabfab GmbH
fabfab is Europe’s leading Do It Yourself (DIY) online shop. fabfab offers around 15,000 fabrics and a large selection of sewing accessories, wool and DIY materials. The company operates 12 online shops all over Europe. Their brands include stoffe.de, myfabrics.co.uk, telas.es, and more. "
target: Makerist GmbH
Makerist is a leading DIY and handicraft platform in Europe. Makerist teaches people how to sew, knit, crochet, and more through their video classes and tutorials. Their platform offers a large selection of PDF patterns from a network of independent pattern designers.
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closed 3/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

wikiHow, Inc., acquired Guidecentral

synopsis: How-to website wikiHow has bought DIY platform Guidecentral. Guidecentral is an online and mobile destination used by 4.5 million DIY fans around the world, helping makers showcase their DIY projects. Guidecentral will remain a separate brand with a distinct community, content, apps and website.
buyer: wikiHow, Inc.
wikiHow is a collaboration to build and share the world’s largest, highest quality how-to manual. wikiHow contains over 175,000 how-to guides, which are written, edited and maintained by thousands of volunteers. wikiHow is used to learn how to do anything from the ordinary to the extraordinary. "
target: Guidecentral
Guidecentral is a fun and visual way to discover DIY ideas, learn new skills and meet amazing people with similar passions. They provide a space for makers to share their handmade crafts, home decor projects, fashion and beauty tips, homemade recipes and other life hacks.
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announced 11/10/2021 via BusinessWire

VerticalScope Inc., will acquire Hometalk, Inc.

synopsis: VerticalScope Holdings Inc., an operator of online enthusiast communities in Canada, will acquire Hometalk, a family of DIY lifestyle brands. Hometalk operates online DIY communities for home & garden, cooking, and fashion. Their platform features community created guides and tutorials for various DIY projects.
buyer: VerticalScope Inc. (TSX:FORA:$63.87)
Based in Toronto, VerticalScope is a technology company that has built and operates a cloud-based digital platform for online enthusiast communities in high-consumer spending categories. "
target: Hometalk, Inc.
Hometalk is a family of DIY lifestyle brands. Hometalk operates online DIY communities for home & garden, cooking, and fashion. Their platform features community created guides and tutorials for various DIY projects. Users can post projects, ask or answer DIY questions, and search for DIY projects.
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closed 6/27/2018 via PR Newswire

VerticalScope Inc., acquired Fixya Ltd.

synopsis: VerticalScope, a digital media company specializing in enthusiast websites and interest-based online communities, announces that it has acquired leading Do-it-Yourself Help site Fixya.com. The transaction adds to VerticalScope's stable of Home and Garden, Contractor and DIY sites.
buyer parent: Torstar Corporation
buyer: VerticalScope Inc. (TSX:FORA:$63.87)
VerticalScope enables the world to share expertise and discover knowledge on subjects they love. VerticalScope owns and operates consumer shopping portals, ratings and review sites and enthusiast community sites focused on high-value vertical markets. "
target: Fixya Ltd.
Fixya is a community-based Q&A help site that provides consumers with practical tips and advice on how to operate and fix any product. Launched in 2005, Fixya became a leading destination for troubleshooting and user-generated knowledge base on anything from electronics to cars.
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closed 10/21/2013 via BNC Analysis

Inkling, Inc, acquired Open Air Publishing

synopsis: Inkling, an interactive e-book that first became known for bringing academic textbooks to the realms of the iPad, iPhone, and web, has added more non-textbook titles to its library with the acquisition of two brands Betterbook and Ready, Set, Baby! from digital-first how-to book publisher Open Air Publishing.
buyer: Inkling, Inc
Inkling is the world’s first end-to-end platform for mobile learning content. Inkling makes it easy to bring rich, interactive learning content to tablet devices like iPad. Inkling engages students and provides authors and publishers with an exciting new way to bring content to market. "
target: Open Air Publishing
Open Air Publishing produces original, how-to e-books designed exclusively for touchscreen devices like the iPad and iPhone. Its books allow readers to master new skills through touch, sight, and sound, guided by our extensive network of experts.
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closed 2/14/2018 via PR Newswire

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Inkling, Inc

synopsis: Inkling Systems, Inc., a leading enterprise software platform for field workforce operations management, announced its acquisition by Marlin Equity Partners, a global investment firm with $6.7 billion of capital under management.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Inkling, Inc
Inkling is a mobile-first enablement platform for deskless workers. Secure and scalable, Inkling connects distributed workforces via mobile for an upgrade to both labor productivity and the customer experience. Inkling improves execution quality with group messaging and task management.
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closed 10/21/2013 via BNC Analysis

Inkling, Inc, acquired Open Air Publishing

synopsis: Inkling, an interactive e-book that first became known for bringing academic textbooks to the realms of the iPad, iPhone, and web, has added more non-textbook titles to its library with the acquisition of two brands Betterbook and Ready, Set, Baby! from digital-first how-to book publisher Open Air Publishing.
buyer: Inkling, Inc
Inkling is the world’s first end-to-end platform for mobile learning content. Inkling makes it easy to bring rich, interactive learning content to tablet devices like iPad. Inkling engages students and provides authors and publishers with an exciting new way to bring content to market. "
target: Open Air Publishing
Open Air Publishing produces original, how-to e-books designed exclusively for touchscreen devices like the iPad and iPhone. Its books allow readers to master new skills through touch, sight, and sound, guided by our extensive network of experts.
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closed 2/14/2018 via PR Newswire

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Inkling, Inc

synopsis: Inkling Systems, Inc., a leading enterprise software platform for field workforce operations management, announced its acquisition by Marlin Equity Partners, a global investment firm with $6.7 billion of capital under management.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Inkling, Inc
Inkling is a mobile-first enablement platform for deskless workers. Secure and scalable, Inkling connects distributed workforces via mobile for an upgrade to both labor productivity and the customer experience. Inkling improves execution quality with group messaging and task management.
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closed 2/24/2022 via Company Press Release

Ultimate Kronos Group, acquired SpotCues, Inc.

synopsis: UKG Inc., a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM), payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions, announced the acquisition of SpotCues and its award-winning mobile communications platform, Groupe.io. Founded in 2016, SpotCues launched Groupe.io with the mission of more closely connecting frontline workforces.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Ultimate Kronos Group
Ultimate Kronos Group (UKG) is a leading global provider of HCM, payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions. UKG delivers award-winning solutions to help organizations drive better business outcomes, improve HR effectiveness, and streamline the payroll process. "
target: SpotCues, Inc.
Founded in 2016, SpotCues launched Groupe.io with the mission of more closely connecting frontline workforces — who rarely use and often lack corporate email — to one another and their companies.
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closed 2/10/2021 via BusinessWire

TotalMobile Ltd., acquired GeoPal

synopsis: UK-based Totalmobile has acquired GeoPal, an Irish provider of mobile workforce management technology, to strengthen its offering in key infrastructure and utilities markets. The acquisition also adds a specialised Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution to Totalmobile’s end-to-end suite of Field Service Management software.
buyer: TotalMobile Ltd.
UK-based Totalmobile is the market leader in field service and mobile workforce management technology. Its SaaS based software provides a range of innovative products that deliver a step change in field service performance, mobile worker empowerment, and management control. "
target: GeoPal
Dublin-based GeoPal helps clients achieve operational excellence using management insights delivered through its mobile data capture and analytics solution. They provide a customisable Field Operations Management Solution that connects field workers, remote assets, and Internet Of Things sensors.
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closed 12/11/2019 via PR Newswire

Think3, acquired StreetSmart Mobile

synopsis: Think3, a $1B Austin-based fund focused on buying, strengthening, and growing software companies, has acquired StreetSmart Mobile, a mobile workforce management solution that enables companies to streamline and increase the visibility of their field operations.
buyer parent: ESW Capital, LLC
buyer: Think3
Think3 is a $1B private equity fund designed to enable SaaS founders to take more shots on goal. Backed by experience in successful company acquisitions, they believe entrepreneurs should see their careers as a portfolio and sell their companies early to move on to their next high-growth venture. "
target: StreetSmart Mobile
StreetSmart Mobile offers packaged, mobile workforce management solutions. This cloud-based administrative software seamlessly integrates with mobile worker information to provide insights into mobile worker locations, job activities and shift information.
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announced 8/7/2019 via Company Press Release

Salesforce.com, Inc., will acquire ClickSoftware Technologies

synopsis: Salesforce, the global leader in Customer Relationship Management (CRM), will be acquiring ClickSoftware, a global leader in field service management solutions, delivering value through improved efficiency, effectiveness, and enhanced customer experiences.
buyer: Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM:$26,492.00)
Salesforce is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management (CRM), bringing companies closer to their customers in the digital age. Salesforce enables companies of every size and industry to take advantage of powerful technologies to create a 360° view of their customers. "
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: ClickSoftware Technologies (CKSW:$124.58)
ClickSoftware is a global leader in field service management solutions, delivering value through improved efficiency, effectiveness, and enhanced customer experiences. ClickSoftware blends unparalleled industry expertise and computer science to deliver meaningful, measurable business value.
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$1,350
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closed 5/15/2019 via Company Press Release

Team Software, Inc., acquired Lighthouse

synopsis: TEAM software, a developer of cloud-based financial, operations and workforce management solutions, has acquired Lighthouse, a workforce management platform that provides complete visibility of business' team, mobile forms and workflows.
buyer: Team Software, Inc.
TEAM Software develops cloud-based financial, operations and workforce management solutions designed for janitorial and security contractor with a distributed workforce. From their enterprise ecosystem to workforce management, their software enhances efficiency and profitability. "
target: Lighthouse
Lighthouse is a workforce management platform that provides complete visibility of business' team, mobile forms and workflows. Their goal is to help their customers leverage technology to solve their toughest workforce management challenges.
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closed 7/13/2015 via PR Newswire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired ClickSoftware Technologies, Ltd.

synopsis: ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd., the leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and optimization solutions for the service industry, announced that it has been acquired by private funds managed by Francisco Partners Management L.P., a leading global technology-focused private equity firm.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a global private equity firm that specializes in investments in technology companies. Since its launch fifteen years ago, FP has raised approximately $10 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 150 technology companies. "
target: ClickSoftware Technologies, Ltd. (CKSW:$124.58)
ClickSoftware is the leading provider of mobile workforce management and service optimization solutions that create business value for service operations through higher levels of productivity, customer satisfaction and cost effectiveness.
price ($mm)
$438
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$125
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announced 7/31/2014 via Market Wire

Oracle Corporation, will acquire TOA Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Oracle announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire TOA Technologies, a leading provider of cloud-based field service solutions that manage and optimize the last mile of customer service for enterprises by coordinating activities between dispatchers, mobile employees and their customers.
buyer: Oracle Corporation (ORCL:$41,399.00)
Oracle Corporation is the world's largest enterprise software company. The company is a leading provider of systems software, including database management, application development, and application server software. "
target: TOA Technologies Inc.
TOA Technologies is a leading provider of cloud-based field service solutions that manage and optimize the last mile of customer service for enterprises by coordinating activities between dispatchers, mobile employees and their customers.
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closed 8/26/2014 via BusinessWire

Verisae, acquired ViryaNet Ltd.

synopsis: ViryaNet Limited, a leading provider of software solutions that optimize and allow for the continuous improvement of service processes for mobile workforces, announced that it has been acquired by Verisae, Inc.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: Verisae
Verisae is a leading provider of SaaS solutions that manage asset and equipment maintenance, energy usage and environmental efficiency and compliance for companies in the grocery, specialty retail, and food service industries. "
target: ViryaNet Ltd. (VRYA:$11.06)
ViryaNet delivers mobile workforce management solutions that intelligently guide, automate, and optimize both simple and complex field service work. ViryaNet's G4 products specialize in the functions of scheduling and dispatching resources and enabling mobile field communication.
price ($mm)[EV]
$17 [$16]
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$11
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closed 3/21/2013 via PR Newswire

Trapeze Software Group, Inc., acquired Mentor Engineering, Inc.

synopsis: Trapeze Group announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire Mentor Engineering Inc. of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Mentor provides fleet management hardware and mobile workforce management solutions primarily to the demand response passenger transport and taxi markets.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Trapeze Software Group, Inc.
Trapeze Software is dedicated to developing and delivering innovative technologies that help to plan, operate and manage transport services. Trapeze Software, Inc. provides software, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), and mobile technologies. "
target: Mentor Engineering, Inc.
Mentor Engineering specializes in fleet management equipment and mobile workforce management solutions for fleet-based industries. It develops fleet management software for hours of service monitoring, driver behaviour monitoring, taxi cab management, passenger information systems and much more.
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closed 10/16/2012 via PR Newswire

Marathon Data Systems, LLC, acquired Viamente

synopsis: Marathon Data Systems, a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service solutions for field service businesses, announced that it acquired Viamente SRL, a Verona, Italy-based SaaS provider of route optimization solutions for small, medium and large businesses in the field service, transportation and logistics industries.
buyer parent: Chicago Growth Partners
buyer: Marathon Data Systems, LLC
Marathon Data Systems provides configurable, fully featured software solutions for field service businesses of all sizes that can be accessed on a SaaS or on-premise basis. Marathon offers a suite of services designed to mitigate the key pain points that field service companies face. "
target: Viamente
The Viamente Route Planner is an intuitive web-based Routing Optimization Software for Fleet Management, Field Service Management, Mobile Workforce Management and Pickup/Collection and Delivery companies.
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closed 3/3/2011 via Market Wire

TOA Technologies Inc., acquired Aboutime Business Solutions Ltd.

synopsis: TOA Technologies has completed the acquisition of UK distributor, Aboutime Business Solutions Ltd, as part of its aggressive expansion activities in Europe. Aboutime offers experience, expertise and leading mobile workforce management technology that combine to enable a step change in the performance of field operations.
buyer: TOA Technologies Inc.
TOA Technologies is the leading provider of on-demand mobile workforce management applications for large and medium-sized enterprises. ETAdirect, TOA's patented platform, improves customer service while dramatically reducing operational costs and delivering immediate return on investment. "
target: Aboutime Business Solutions Ltd.
Aboutime Business Solutions Ltd. offers experience, expertise and leading mobile workforce management technology that combine to enable a step change in the performance of field operations.
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announced 9/15/2021 via PR Newswire

WorkWave, will acquire Team Software, Inc.

synopsis: WorkWave, a provider of SaaS solutions that support every stage of a service business's life cycle, has signed an agreement to purchase TEAM Software, the world's leading provider of software and solutions for cleaning, janitorial, security, and facilities management service providers.
buyer parent: EQT AB
buyer: WorkWave
WorkWave empowers service-oriented companies to reach their full potential through scalable, cloud-based software solutions that support every stage of their business life-cycle. "
target parent: Accel-KKR
target: Team Software, Inc.
TEAM Software develops market-leading financial, operations, and workforce management solutions for service contractors with distributed workforces, with a special focus on the cleaning, security, and facilities management industries in North America, Australia, and the U.K. and Ireland.
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closed 2/21/2008 via PR Newswire

Sandata Technologies Inc., acquired TeleTimecard LLC

synopsis: Sandata Technologies, Inc., a leading IT services provider to the home health care and social services community, has acquired certain assets from TeleTimecard LLC. is an Application Service Provider of telephonic time and attendance solutions to track offsite workers and has been a long-standing licensee under Sandata's patents.
buyer: Sandata Technologies Inc.
Sandata Technologies provides information technology solutions that yield administrative cost savings, streamline operational procedures, and significantly reduce the paperwork burdens for companies and organizations with remote workforces. "
target: TeleTimecard LLC
TeleTimecard is an Application Service Provider that was launched in the Fall of 2003 and is a privately held company based in Rochester, Minnesota. The TeleTimecard platform is a telephonic time and attendance solution that can be deployed quickly and easily via the web.
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closed 7/2/2020 via BusinessWire

TotalMobile Ltd., acquired Software Enterprises UK Ltd

synopsis: UK-based Totalmobile has acquired Lone Worker Solutions and Software Enterprises, also known as Global Rostering System (GRS). Headquartered in Birmingham, GRS enables organizations to build efficient staff rosters that ensure the right staff with the appropriate skills are assigned to the required locations and shifts.
buyer parent: Horizon Capital LLP
buyer: TotalMobile Ltd.
UK-based Totalmobile is the market leader in field service and mobile workforce management technology. Its SaaS based software provides a range of innovative products that deliver a step change in field service performance, mobile worker empowerment, and management control. "
target: Software Enterprises UK Ltd
UK-based Software Enterprises is a leading provider of Workforce Management and Rostering Software solutions. Its Global Rostering System solution enables organizations to build staff rosters that ensure the right staff with the appropriate skills are assigned to the required locations and shifts.
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closed 4/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Advanced, acquired Kirona

synopsis: Large IT provider, Advanced, has acquired Kirona, a workforce management and resource scheduling software company. The company provides a mobile solution for businesses with field-based service teams in the public and private markets.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Advanced
Advanced is a provider of healthcare, enterprise, and other business solutions and services to the public and private sectors. Their healthcare portfolio includes patient care management and clinical software solutions, while its enterprise suite includes financial management, HR, payroll, and CRM. "
target parent: Livingbridge
target: Kirona
Kirona delivers a range of workforce management software; from task planning and resource scheduling right through to workflow and analytics tools and support services.
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closed 8/10/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Work Market Inc., acquired OnForce

synopsis: WorkMarket, a company that provides a cloud-based labor automation platform, has acquired OnForce, a company that connects talented professionals directly to the companies that need them, from The Adecco Group. OnForce allows companies to search for, engage with, manage, and pay non-employee talent.
buyer: Work Market Inc.
WorkMarket provides a cloud-based labor automation platform that helps some of the biggest companies in the world unlock new levels of productivity, engagement and growth. "
target parent: Adecco Group
target: OnForce
OnForce connects talented professionals directly to the companies that need them. As the leading Freelancer Management System (FMS) for Field Services, OnForce allows companies to search for, engage with, manage, and pay non-employee talent.
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closed 8/11/2014 via PR Newswire

OnForce merged with Beeline,

synopsis: Beeline, a global leader in software solutions for managing the extended workforce, announced that its parent company, Adecco Group, has acquired OnForce and is merging the company under Beeline's portfolio of workforce solutions, which include a vendor management system, Ellegro learning solutions and now OnForce freelancer management system.
buyer parent: Adecco Group
buyer: Beeline
Beeline is a market leader in software solutions for sourcing and managing the extended workforce. The company offers intelligent workforce solutions to help procurement, sourcing and human resources professionals optimize costs, reduce risks and add value to their extended workforce programs. "
target: OnForce
OnForce, a leader in SaaS technology-enabled workforce solutions, empowers companies in all industries to gain a competitive edge in how work gets done. Its business model allows customers to rapidly grow their businesses, lower service costs, extend skill-sets, and generate new streams of revenue.
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closed 2/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Celero Commerce, acquired RazorSync

synopsis: Celero Commerce, a vertically-focused, integrated commerce solutions provider, announced the acquisition of RazorSync, LLC, a developer of desktop and mobile application-based software-as-a-service that streamlines operations for companies in the field service industry.
buyer: Celero Commerce
Celero Commerce offers payment processing services, business management software, and data intelligence to small and medium-sized businesses, in one holistic platform. Celero empowers business owners and executives to focus on driving growth and profitability. "
target: RazorSync
RazorSync, LLC, headquartered in Minneapolis, is the publisher of RazorSync software for the field service industry. RazorSync’s software is a powerful yet easy-to-use desktop and mobile app that streamlines the business operations of a company in the field service industry.
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closed 2/16/2012 via BusinessWire

Quest Software, Inc., acquired BlueFolder, Inc.

synopsis: Quest Software, a provider of IT management solutions, announced that it has acquired BlueFolder, Inc., a leading provider of field and professional service management solutions. BlueFolder provides web-based scheduling, tracking, email integration, customer management, billing, and mobility solutions.
buyer: Quest Software, Inc. (QSFT:$857.42)
Quest Software is a software manufacturer specializing in solutions for scanning and imaging applications in virtual desktop environments. Quest Software creates and supports smart systems management products – helping its customers solve everyday IT challenges faster and easier. "
target: BlueFolder, Inc.
BlueFolder, Inc. is a leading provider of field and professional service management solutions. The company provides scheduling, tracking, email integration, customer management, billing, and mobility solutions. BlueFolder was founded in 2003 and is based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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