Jade Solutions awarded McDonald's UK 'IT Partner of the Year'

Jade Solutions, the UK’s leading provider of mobility solutions, has been awarded the title ‘IT Partner of the Year 2012’ by McDonald’s UK. The award recognises excellence in the provision of realistic and relevant IT systems or services and the achievement of significant success in the past 12 months. The award is judged across all McDonald’s UK IT vendors and recognises the contribution from key partners against their peers. It sets the standard for excellence amongst partners and improves and builds on the partner relationships.

“As a business, McDonald’s is always keen to reward exceptional performance,” says Paul Lawrence, IT Architecture & Planning Manager at McDonald’s UK. “Jade Solutions, with their support of our expansion across the UK, were judged to have been the best IT supplier according to four key criteria.”

These criteria include:

  • Simplifying processes – Reducing complexity and enabling agility to meet business priorities, reducing time to market and resource dependencies
  • Standardising systems – Improving quality and reducing cost of ownership without impacting quality
  • Modernising – Using innovative approaches/technologies, to continually improve business operations and enhance the customer experience
  • Delivery – Delivering quantifiable performance improvements

Jade recognised as leading experts in “retail space WiFi applications” as their CROWD brand announces more innovation.

Jade Solutions, the company behind CROWD WiFi, a market leading retail customer engagement and store analytics solution has won a second award from US technology hardware giant Aerohive for it’s visionary approach to the Retail market.  The enterprise mobility solutions specialists have been widely praised by partners and leading retailers alike for their holistic approach to Wi-Fi customer engagement applications and their project delivery.

Jade, who were awarded best global partner for innovation at the prestigious Aerohive awards are already working with companies like Clarks Shoes, Foyles, Northern Rail and Nando’s and expect more deals for their CROWD solution to be announced soon.
Regional Sales Director of Aerohive, Raif Mehmet commented at the event

“Jade has true domain level expertise in the retail sector and can clearly been described as a leader in this space. ‘Winning’ them over to our solution has proved invaluable for us and this award is very well deserved. Jade continues to innovate developing applications for its customers that further separate them from the competition, delivering true value to both the business and IT by leveraging Aerohive’s ACS platform.”

Mark Brackley MD of Jade Solutions and CROWD commented

“We are naturally delighted to win this award from Aerohive as they fully support and recognise our approach to market. When we developed the concept of CROWD it was key for us to identify other innovators in technology who we could partner with. Aerohive have a deep commitment to continuous technology improvement and are refreshingly open-minded and supportive to partners. This really helps us to engage retailers and provide solutions that impact their bottom line and align with their own omnichannel strategy”

Learn more about Crowd Wifi here.