Exciting New Opportunity for International Exporters

19th April 2017


The Commonwealth Enterprise, Investment Council and Royal Mail are establishing the ComonwealthFirst programme to encourage UK small and medium sized enterprises to export to Commonwealth markets.

They will be selecting 100 outstanding UK companies to become Commonwealth Export Champions. The third group of cohort Export Champions are currently being recruited. If you have an outstanding innovative product and a great story to tell you can apply now.

As a Commonwealth Export Champion you will receive mentoring, training, profiling and branding to help your company find a route to markets across the 52 Commonwealth countries – a potential market of US$13 trillion, 2.3 billion people.

For more information and to apply visit www.commonwealthfirst.org

New Managing Director appointed at Intersoft Systems & Programming Ltd

10th August 2016

James Macrae, the Managing Director and founder of Intersoft Systems & Programming, will be retiring at the end of the year. After working in the delivery industry for more than 40 years James Macrae, the seasoned entrepreneur and business man will be leaving the world of parcels. Following the acquisition of Intersoft by Royal Mail Group, Macrae is certain the time is right for new leadership to take the company forward into an exciting future.

James Thomas will take over as Managing Director on 1st November. “No one is better suited to manage Intersoft in the years ahead,” stated Macrae. James Thomas has worked at Intersoft for over 15 years, starting as a salesman and working his way up to his current position as General Manager. Thomas has excellent experience of the industry and its technology.

This is a period of change and growth for Intersoft. The acquisition by Royal Mail in March 2016 gives Intersoft the backing and resources of the UK’s universal postal services provider. The planned release of a new version of the innovative Intelligent Shipper delivery management software is the next step in this period of planned growth and expansion. Intelligent Shipper, Intersoft’s cloud based system provides ecommerce retailers, postal services, and logistics providers a flexible cost effective delivery management system with multiple carrier integrations both domestically and globally.

James Thomas commented, “These are exciting times here at Intersoft, with the continued growth of the company over the last few years, Intersoft is ready to expand both its customer base and suite of solutions. I welcome the opportunity to lead our dedicated team towards continued development of our products, services and customer base.”

The future looks bright for Intersoft and James Thomas.

Bonnie Macrae
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Acquisition Statement

30th March 2016

Intersoft is pleased to announce that the shareholding of Intersoft has been acquired by the Royal Mail Group.

Intersoft has been providing delivery management software for the courier industry for over 22 years. During this time they have become leaders in their field. Their Intelligent Shipper software is one of the industry’s leading web based platforms. iShipper manages parcel delivery from collection through to delivery and reporting. Fully integrated with over 60 carriers, domestic and international.
As well as acquiring Intersoft, Royal Mail will also be using Intelligent Shipper for all their international shipments. Working with Intersoft and Intelligent Shipper will allow Royal Mail to improve and enhance their international delivery service and will change the way the British public send parcels.

The entrepreneurial ethic at Intersoft is being encouraged by Royal Mail. The company, Intersoft will be entirely independent with the existing management team and employees.

Intersoft will continue to offer their skills and systems to all existing and prospective customers.