Dataphone is growing

As of September 1, 2017, our German Dataphone subsidiary merges with the software company M & K ProCon GmbH. The new firm will be operating as Dataphone Deutschland GmbH and will be further internationally promoting and implementing the award-winning Dataphone solutions.

M & K ProCon brings many years of IT project experience and vast logistics know-how. The firm’s developers and engineers are specialised in the development and implementation of warehouse management systems. The M & K ProCon subsidiary Log5Group Engineers GmbH will be part of the new company as well but retains operating in its own name. Log5Group Engineers GmbH has successfully planned and implemented complex logistics projects for major international clients in the automotive, aerospace, chemical and pharmaceutical industries.

Perfect match 

«Both M & K ProCon and Log5Group are strongly rooted in the logistics industry», explains Dr. Felix Speerli, CEO of Dataphone AG. «Our customers will benefit from an expanded range of services in logistics planning and modernizations as well as in the implementation of new construction projects».

On the other hand, M & K ProCon will now be able to provide the market with their own products in addition to the already existing IT services: «We look forward to developing, market and efficiently implementing our own products together with Dataphone», says Detlef Kuhlman, one of the three owners of M & K ProCon GmbH. 

The new company and it’s 30 specialists will be operating as Dataphone Deutschland GmbH from the two locations in Dortmund and Leer. The managing directors are Jonas Leifhelm and Dr. Ulf-Thido Gerdes. Zurich-based Dataphone AG will remain the majority owner of the new company.