2001 Creation of Trace One Specifications solution
In 2001, Trace One launched the first platform for professional e-collaboration in the world of quality control for private-label products. More
2002 Carrefour France
The first retailer in Europe and second-largest in the world gave us their confidence by signing up as our first client. More
2003 Auchan and Casino
Almost immediately, two more giants in French retailing, Auchan and Casino, signed on to the Trace One platform.The standardization of product specifications and the pooling through the common Trace One platform helped to capitalize on expertise and boost innovation for actors across the private label spectrum.
In 2005, Trace One acquired Catalogic software, the premier electronic catalogue in France, bringing on board some of the biggest names in fast-moving consumer goods, such as Coca-Cola, L’Oréal, Sara Lee, Danone, etc. More
2006 Monoprix, Toupargel and Oséo Prize for innovation
Two new retailers, Monoprix and Toupargel, signed on to the Trace One platform. Toupargel was the first SMB retailer on Trace One. Trace One was awarded the OSEO Prize as the most innovative technology company of 2006.
2007 Deloitte Technology Fast 50: #4 and Packaging solution
In 2007, Trace One was ranked number 4 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for high-growth enterprises. Working with Auchan, Trace One expanded its product lifecycle management coverage to orchestrating packaging development. More
2008 Carrefour Spain, Carrefour Belgium, Connected Sources, Complaints solution and
Kambly: Trophée GS1
For the first time, Trace One steps outside its home country, as Carrefour adopted the Trace One platform for its affiliates in Belgium and Spain. It continued with the creation of the Connected Sources affiliate in collaboration with the partner firm of Intertek. Trace One launched its Complaints management solution with Casino. More
Kambly, the Swiss biscuit manufacturer, received the Trophée GS1 (GS1 Trophy) in GDS (Global Data Synchronization) for its collaboration with Carrefour through the electronic catalogue tool Catalogic from Trace One. More
2009 BRC and Initiative Compliance Program solution, Catalogic Development Group, Eroski,
Acquisition of Eqos
2009 has been marked by an increasingly integrated collaboration with the BRC (the British Retail Consortium), the lead trade association for the UK retail industry.
Trace One’s ICP portal, developed in close collaboration with the BRC, provides a solution to the problems of matching Certification Bodies with auditors with manufacturers and retailers.To further the development of its PIM GDS solution, Catalogic, Trace One created theCatalogic Development Group, along with Coca-Cola, Colgate, Georgia-Pacific, Kraft, L’Oréal, Proctor and Gamble and Sara Lee. The Spanish retailer Eroski trusts Trace One with its Quality needs. To reinforce its commitment in Iberia, Trace One opens an office in Madrid. More Trace One and Eqos cross the English Channel to pool their resources and their technologies. With offices in 5 countries, the new group becomes the European leader in solutions for managing private label products.
2012 Aquisition of Agentrics PLM and Trace One US Headquarters Opening
2012 brought many new beginnings for Trace One with the aquisition of Agentrics PLM in the UK & United States as well as the opening of the new Trace One Headquarters in Boston, MA. The aquisition resulted in a strong sales and delivery team in North America, and englarged Trace One's already signficiant portfolio of clients. Major American retailers such as Walgreens, Supervalu, and Safeway joined 37 of the world's leading private-label brands around the globel. Now, Trace One is partnered with seven of the largest American retailers and a number of significant cost-to-coast companies. With the opening of our US headquarters, Trace One has provided paritcular focus to the North American market & its North American clients.Finally, Trace One introduced its integrated PLM and Packaging Solution to the US market in 2012 as well.
Continued challenge – continued success
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