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May 2016

Sage Announces Strategic Partnership with Fairsail to Deliver a Complete, Global HCM Cloud Suite to Midsize Enterprise Customers

Sage announced a significant expansion of its partnership with Fairsail, a leading Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud provider, built on the Salesforce1 platform.

April 2016

Gwyneth Paltrow, Ashton Kutcher and Other Stars of Business and Entertainment to Ignite the Passion of Small and Medium Businesses at Sage Summit 2016

Sage is excited to announce additional speakers from the entertainment industry and from business for Sage Summit 2016. Over 20,000 people from around the world will meet in Chicago, IL, on July 25-28 to share their passion for business, life and helping others. Joining Sir Richard Branson on the keynote agenda at Sage Summit will be some of the biggest names in business and entertainment.

Sage Announces Multiyear Partnership with Invictus Games

Sage announced that it will sponsor the upcoming Invictus Games Orlando 2016 as well as enter into a multiyear partnership with the Invictus Games Foundation. The partnership will see the UK’s biggest tech company support the Games, starting with the Orlando event in May 2016 and beyond.

Sage Announces Global Accountant Partner Program to Help Accountants Transform and Grow Their Practices

Sage announced the launch of a Global Accountant Partner Program to help accountants transform and grow their practices, learn from industry experts and simplify their relationships with Sage.

March 2016

Sage Announces Partnership with Institute of Professional Bookkeepers of Canada

Sage announced a partnership with the Institute of Professional Bookkeepers of Canada (IPBC). This strategic partnership will empower bookkeepers across Canada with access to the technology, education and resources they need to help them become trusted business advisors for their clients.

Sage annonce un partenariat avec l'Institute of Professional Bookkeepers du Canada

Sage a annoncé aujourd'hui un partenariat avec l'Institute of Professional Bookkeepers du Canada (IPBC). Ce partenariat stratégique permettra aux aides-comptables du Canada d'accéder à la technologie, l'éducation et aux ressources dont ils ont besoin afin de devenir des conseillers de confiance pour leurs clients.

Independent Study Finds Sage X3 Provides Significant Labor and Operational Cost Savings

Sage announced the results of The Total Economic Impact™ of Sage X3, a January 2016-commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Sage. The study examines the potential return on investment (ROI) businesses may realize with the Sage X3 business management solution.

Sir Richard Branson to Ignite the Passion of Small and Medium Businesses at Sage Summit 2016

Sage announced that Sir Richard Branson will be the keynote speaker at Sage Summit 2016.

December 2015

Financial targets achieved with momentum for sustainable growth

Strong performance from Sage 50 and X3 helped maintain growth in FY 15

November 2015

Passion Drives the World’s Entrepreneurs to Contribute More Than C$11.1tn to the Global After-Hours Economy

The world’s small and medium business owners have contributed C$11.1 trillion to the global economy by working beyond the standard industry hours for their businesses, according to a new global survey by Sage. Canadian small and medium businesses have contributed nearly C$281 billion of that C$11.1 trillion.

La passion anime les entrepreneurs du monde entier à contribuer à plus de 11.1 trillions $ à l'économie mondiale en raison d'heures supplémentaires

Les propriétaires de PME ont contribué à 11.1 trillions $ à l'économie mondiale en travaillant plus que la norme d'heures établie par l'industrie, selon un nouveau sondage global de Sage. Les PME canadiennes ont contribué à presque 281 milliards $ du montant de 11.1 trillions $.

Sage Launches Sage Match in Canada

Sage announced the launch of Sage Match in Canada to help accounting professionals grow their practice and support business owners in finding trusted accounting professionals suited to their needs.

Sage lance Sage Match au Canada

Sage a annoncé aujourd'hui le lancement de Sage Match au Canada, afin d'aider les professionnels de la comptabilité à faire croître leur cabinet et aider les propriétaires d'entreprise à trouver des professionnels de la comptabilité de confiance qui répondent à leurs besoins.

Sage Expands Portfolio to Support Mobile Workforces

Sage announced the latest additions to its portfolio of business management solutions in Canada, Sage 50c and Sage 300c. These new Sage offerings combine the richness of the widely used accounting and business management solutions by small and medium companies in Canada, Sage 50 and Sage 300, with new technology to support increasingly mobile workforces.

Sage élargit son portefeuille pour aider la main-d'oeuvre mobile

Sage a annoncé aujourd'hui les plus récents ajouts à son portefeuille de solutions de gestion d'entreprise au Canada, Sage 50c et Sage 300c. Ces nouvelles offres de Sage apparient les nombreuses fonctionnalités populaires des solutions de gestion d'entreprise et de comptabilité dont les petites et moyennes entreprises utilisent le plus au Canada, Sage 50 et Sage 300, avec une nouvelle technologie afin d'aider une main-d'oeuvre de plus en plus mobile.

October 2015

Sage View Launch in Canada Positions Accountants as Year-Round Financial Advisors through Smart Cloud Technology

Sage announced the Canadian launch of Sage View, a cloud-based solution designed for accountants to monitor client performance and financial health with ease and convenience.

Le lancement de Sage View au Canada positionne les comptables en tant que conseillers financiers permanents grâce à la technologie infonuagique intelligente

Sage a annoncé le lancement de Sage View au Canada, une solution axée sur l'infonuagique conçue pour les comptables afin qu'ils fassent le suivi de la performance et de la santé financière de l'entreprise du client de façon facile et pratique.

September 2015

Sage announces expansion of global technology agreement with Microsoft

Sage announced a global agreement with Microsoft to collaborate on future product development.

August 2015

Sage Welcomes Ray Barlow as New Vice President, Accountant Solutions for North America

Sage North America announced the appointment of Ray Barlow as Vice President, Accountant Solutions.

Small Businesses and Accountants Gain Productivity Boost Using New Hybrid Cloud Accounting Offering From Sage

Sage announces the availability of a seamless, two-way integration between Sage 50 Accounting–Canadian Edition (formerly Simply Accounting) and Sage One cloud solution.

Les petites entreprises et les comptables profitent d'une recrudescence de la productivité en utilisant une nouvelle solution de comptabilité infonuagique hybride de Sage

Sage la disponibilité de l'intégration continue et bidirectionnelle de Sage 50 Comptabilité–Édition canadienne (anciennement Simple Comptable) et la solution infonuagique Sage One.

July 2015

Sage Delivers Simpler and More Flexible Cloud Business Management Solution to the Enterprise with Sage X3

New Sage X3 cloud solution empowers growing midsized enterprises with flexible business management, at a fraction of the cost and complexity of typical ERP systems.

Sage offre une solution de gestion d'entreprise infonuagique plus facile et plus flexible à l'entreprise avec Sage X3

La nouvelle solution infonuagique Sage X3 permet aux moyennes entreprises en expansion une gestion flexible pour un prix très abordable et une moindre complexité des systèmes ERP typiques.

Sage to Give Accountants New View of the World

Sage announced a major new mobile app for customers of its Sage View business intelligence dashboard in the United States.

Sage propose aux comptables une nouvelle vision du monde

Sage a annoncé aujourd'hui une importante appli mobile nouvelle pour les clients de son tableau de bord de veille stratégique de Sage View aux États-Unis.

Sage Announces Global Partnership with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers to Educate, Empower and Inspire Bookkeepers Worldwide

Sage announced that it is joining forces with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) to empower bookkeepers worldwide to realize their true potential to dramatically influence the business landscape.

Sage annonce un partenariat mondial avec l'Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (Institut des aides-comptables agréés) pour reconnaître la certification, habiliter et inspirer les aides-comptables à l'échelle mondiale

Sage annonce qu'il fait front commun avec l'Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) pour habiliter les aides-comptables du monde entier à exploiter leur plein potentiel, afin d'avoir un fort impact sur le paysage commercial.

ATB Financial Partners with Sage to Bring Cloud Accounting Solution to Alberta Small Businesses

ATB Financial and Sage announced a partnership designed to make everyday accounting tasks quick and effortless for ATB Financial’s small business startup customers.

Les partenaires ATB Financial et Sage offrent une solution comptable infonuagique aux petites entreprises de l'Alberta

ATB Financial et Sage ont annoncé un partenariat visant à rendre les tâches comptables quotidiennes rapide et facile pour les petits clients de démarrage d'entreprise de ATB Financial.

June 2015

Sage Promotes Nancy Harris to Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Canada

Sage North America announces the promotion of Nancy Harris to executive vice president and managing director. Harris will be responsible for driving strategy and realizing growth ambitions for Sage in Canada.

Sage nomme Nancy Harris au poste de vice-présidente directrice et directrice générale du Canada

Sage Amérique du Nord a annoncé aujourd'hui la promotion de Nancy Harris au poste de vice-présidente directrice et directrice générale. Madame Harris sera responsable de la mise en application de la stratégie et la réalisation d'une croissance potentielle de Sage au Canada.

Announcing the Sage Foundation

Sage announces its intentions by announcing a foundation to increase corporate social responsibility.

May 2015

Canadian Entrepreneurs Working Smarter, Not Harder, According to New Survey

Sage State of the Startup survey reveals despite no prior startup experience, Canadian entrepreneurs experience profitability and a healthy work-life balance.

January 2015

Accountants embrace advisory role with clients

Sage North America, a leading provider of business management software and services to small and midsized businesses in Canada for more than 30 years, announced today the findings from the Sage Accountancy Index.

November 2014

Canadian Business Confidence at New High

Sage North America, a leading provider of business management software and services to small and midsized businesses in Canada for more than 30 years, announced today that its Sage Business Index found that Canadian business confidence is at a four-year high.

Faster and Easier Payments

Sage North America, leading provider of business management software and services to small and midsized businesses in Canada for more than 30 years, today announced the availability of the seamless integration of Sage accounting and enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions with the payment technology from Moneris Solutions Corporation (“Moneris”), Canada’s largest credit and debit card processor.

BCSG Partners With Sage

BCSG, an award-winning cloud application marketplace provider, announced today that it has partnered with Sage, maker of Sage One, a simple, easy-to-use online accounting software solution designed for small businesses.

October 2014

Sage believes in you

Sage announces today the launch of Mentor Her Biz: The Small Business Mentorship Program for Women at the Women in Biz Passion to Profit Conference. Sage is sponsoring and partnering with Women in Biz Network (WIBN) for two days of education, relationship building and a mini MBA in small business on October 19-20 at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver.

Happy Small Business Month

Sage 50—Canadian Edition (formerly Simply Accounting) makes it easier to manage your business' financial health every day. For the month of October, Sage has increased its support of small businesses. Read on to get a business boost.

Sage Leaders Recognized by Top Accounting Publications

Sage North America announced that Pascal Houillon, president and CEO, and Jennifer Warawa, vice president and general manager for Sage Accountant Solutions, were named to Accounting Today’s 2014 Top 100 Most Influential People in the accounting profession. Warawa was also selected as a CPA Practice Advisor 40 Under 40 award recipient.

September 2014

Sage North America Announces Intent To Acquire PayChoice

Acquisition Strengthens Sage’s Ability to Address Payroll and Compliance Pain Points for SMBs.

Sage Encourages Woman-Owned Businesses to #believeinyou at WomanCon 2014

Sage North America announced its sponsorship and participation in WomanCon 2014, a one-day conference designed to inspire women entrepreneurs and equip them with practical advice to help their businesses grow. WomanCon 2014 will take place September 18 in New York City.

August 2014

Sage SMB Survey on Mobile Devices: Majority of Industries Surveyed Do Not Budget for Mobile Technology

Sage North America announced today industry results of the Sage SMB Survey on Mobile Devices, finding that while sectors such as manufacturing and distribution, food and beverage and construction overwhelmingly agree that mobile technology has a positive impact on their businesses, a vast majority do not set an annual budget for mobile needs. Instead, they purchase mobile solutions as needs arise.

Sage X3 Expand to the Cloud

The Sage Group plc one of the world’s leading suppliers of business management software and services, now offers mid-market businesses even more usability and mobility with its announcement of Sage X3 Online.

July 2014

July 28: Sage Continues Collaboration with Microsoft to Serve Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Sage North America today announced continued focus on providing cloud-delivered exceptional user experiences to small and medium-sized businesses through close collaboration with Microsoft Corp.

July 28: Sage North America and Moneris Partner to Simplify and Streamline the Payments Workflow for Canadian Businesses

Sage North America, leading provider of business management software and services to small and midsized businesses in Canada for more than 30 years, and Moneris Solutions Corporation, Canada’s largest credit and debit card processor, today announced a strategic alliance to help Canadian businesses streamline their payment processes, freeing up precious time to focus on what they do best: growing their business.

July 28: Sage North America Supports Canadian Small Businesses Through Series of New Strategic Partnerships

With the number of Canadian small businesses consistently growing, Sage North America – leading provider of business management software and services to small and midsized businesses in Canada for more than 30 years – announced today key strategic partnerships with several leading Canadian brands as part of its ongoing commitment to support small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in Canada.

July 17: Sage Announces Key Sponsors of Sage Summit 2014 and Offers Live Streaming of Keynote Events

Sage North America today announced the key sponsors of Sage Summit 2014 and the availability of live streaming keynote events. The annual event – taking place July 28-31, 2014, at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas – will be an immersive educational experience for small and medium-sized businesses, building on the impact of deep, meaningful connections and conversations that will give them the power to make informed decisions that can lead to business growth.

July 8: Sage Business Partners Will Go “All In” at Sage Summit 2014

Push all your chips in, take off your sunglasses, commit to the pot. That’s what Sage North America will encourage its business partners to do after a week of rich conversations and deep, meaningful connections at Sage Summit 2014. The annual event – taking place July 28-31, 2014, at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas – will be an immersive education experience that will empower Sage business partners to accelerate business growth and stay competitive.

June 2014

June 30: Canadian Businesses Take Centre Stage at Sage Summit

Canadian businesses have many reasons to head to Las Vegas and Sage Summit. You'll get to talk with Canadian businessmen and "Dragons' Den" investor like Bruce Croxon.

June 17: Start-ups’ First Order of Business This Summer: Head to Las Vegas for Sage Summit 2014

Start-up businesses crave advice and insights from experts and other small business owners in order to better manage and grow their businesses, and at Sage Summit 2014, that’s exactly what they’ll get. The annual event—taking place July 28-31, 2014, at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas—will be an immersive educational experience that will build on the impact of deep, meaningful connections and conversations to give start-up businesses the power to make informed decisions that can lead to business growth.

May 2014

May 15: New Sage X3 Helps Businesses Do More, Faster, and from Anywhere

Sage North America today announced the new Sage X3 version 7, a global business management solution for midsized companies, designed to address businesses’ top challenges of winning new customers, reducing operating costs and growing revenue.

May 1: Sage Wins Edison Award

Sage North America won a Silver Edison award for its Job Ready educational resources, created to empower the construction and real estate industry to make smarter decisions and technology investments for their businesses.

April 2014

April 29, 2014: New Sage 300 2014 Brings Business Efficiency Through Personalized Data Access

Sage 300 2014 promotes collaboration, facilitating more informed business decision making and ultimately increasing revenue. By providing personalized and role-based access to information, Sage 300 2014 users benefit from higher productivity through simplified, efficient navigation when performing daily tasks.

April 17: Sage Empowers Channel Partners to Excel as Business Advisors

Sage North America today announced enhancements to its channel partner programs, designed to offer business partners more effective ways to work strategically and advise their customers. In continuing to arm partners with award-winning tools to compete, the new Sage Advisor Dashboard for Partners gives deeper insight and intelligence into their customer base, which means more revenue growth and richer customer relationships.

March 2014

March 19: Moms in Business Are Doing It All

Moms in business do it all.

March 18: Weather Has Impact on Businesses

Just as we all suspected, the weather has had an impact on businesses.

March 12: Small and Medium-sized Businesses Can Save Time and Money

Studies reveal that small and medium-sized businesses that process payments directly into accounting solutions can save time and money.

March 10: Sage 100 ERP 2014 Launches

Mobile and connected through the cloud, businesses can easily process sales and take payments virtually anywhere with Sage 100 ERP 2014.

February 2014

February 12: Donald Deshaies Joins Sage as Vice President of Channel Management

Donald Deshaies was announced as the vice president of channel management.

February 10: Sage Launches Sage One–Canadian Edition for Canadian Small Businesses

Sage North America today launched Sage One–Canadian Edition, an online accounting and invoicing solution that helps small businesses stay organized, easily bill and get paid for services they provide and track money coming in and going out of their business anytime and from anywhere.

February 4, 2014: Sage Manufacturing Survey

More than a third of manufacturing firms in the small and midsized business (SMB) sector expect the economy to strengthen in the coming six months, while nearly half expect it to remain the same, according to the results of the second annual Sage Manufacturing Survey announced today by Sage North America.

January 2014

January 29: With the Super Bowl a Week Away, Sage North America Survey Finds National Advertising Isn't a Big Deal to Canadian Small Businesses

As the saying goes, all politics are local. When it comes to small businesses, most customers are local as well, according to 74 percent of respondents who participated in the recent Sage North America Small Business Advertising Survey.

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