Aclate Announces Acquisition of TAKE Supply Chain

TAKE Supply Chain elevates its commitment to Customer Success

AUSTIN, TX – September 19, 2018 – Aclate, Inc. announced today the acquisition of TAKE Supply Chain, a pioneer in mobile enterprise data collection, recognized by top enterprises as a leader in optimization and supply chain management. TAKE Supply Chain drives value by integrating software solutions with multiple ERPs while also anticipating future challenges to innovate and integrate emerging technologies.

TAKE Supply Chain has delivered expertise in supply chain technology, execution, and operations since 1994, ultimately helping pioneer global solutions across the industry.

TAKE Supply Chain becomes a part of ESW Capital, under the Aclate portfolio of companies. ESW Capital, one of the largest privately held enterprise software companies in the world, acquires best-of-breed software solutions that possess the potential for further growth through increased investment. Its Customer Success program is a proven method for aligning product development with customers’ goals.

Chris Miller, longtime veteran of ESW Capital and head of the Aclate portfolio, will assume the role of CEO for TAKE Supply Chain.

“TAKE Supply Chain has a solid history helping companies improve their supply chain performance and profitability. We look forward to working with their customers to create even more opportunities for success,” said Chris Miller.

ESW Capital was advised by Razorhorse Capital on this acquisition. TAKE Supply Chain was advised by Acquisto in the sale process.

About TAKE Supply Chain
TAKE Supply Chain pioneered supply chain engineering solutions and is a top innovator of supply chain management and optimization solutions. With their cloud-based software platform, TAKE Supply Chain has proven to drive down operational costs and increase revenue-generating opportunities. Solutions such as Demand Planning, Supplier Forecast Collaboration, AP Automation + IDC, and Predictive Analytics, drive value for customers in an increasingly dynamic marketplace. For more information, visit www.takesupplychain.com.

About ESW Capital, LLC
Based in Austin, Texas, Enterprise Software (ESW) Capital has honed a finely-tuned methodology focused on buying, strengthening and growing mature business software companies. By taking advantage of its unique operating and development platforms, ESW revitalizes its acquisitions for sustainable success while making customer satisfaction a top priority. ESW and its affiliated companies have been in the enterprise software space since 1988, and the group includes notable brands such as Aurea, Trilogy, Versata and Ignite Technologies. For more information, visit www.eswcapital.com.