Embrace Acquires Guardian Software Systems, a Leading Provider of ERP and MES Software for the Metal Casting and Foundry Industry

April 5, 2023 Embrace Acquires Guardian Software Systems

Embrace Software Inc (“Embrace”), a leading provider of business software solutions, today announced the acquisition of Guardian Software Systems, Inc. (“Guardian”), a prominent developer of ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and MES (Manufacturing Execution System) software tailored for the metal casting and foundry industry. This strategic acquisition will expand Embrace’s product offerings and strengthen its position in the manufacturing software market.

Guardian has been a pioneer in the metal casting and foundry industry, providing innovative software solutions that streamline operations, increase efficiency, and drive growth for businesses in the sector. Its flagship ERP and MES software suite has been widely adopted by foundries and metal casting companies across the globe, helping them to optimize production processes, enhance quality control, and improve overall profitability.

“The acquisition of Guardian represents an exciting opportunity for Embrace to expand our presence in the manufacturing sector and bring new and innovative solutions to our customers,” said Mohan Plakkot, CEO of Embrace Software Inc. “Guardian’s deep expertise in the metal casting and foundry industry, combined with our extensive experience in delivering world-class software solutions, will enable us to provide even more value to our clients and help them achieve success in today’s competitive market.”

“We are thrilled to join forces with Embrace and be part of their growing portfolio of software solutions,” said Steve Hoppe, Founder and CEO of Guardian Software Systems. “We are confident that this partnership will enable us to continue delivering innovative and industry-leading solutions to our customers while benefiting from the resources and expertise of Embrace.”
The Guardian team, led by Steve Hoppe, will continue to operate under the Guardian brand and work closely with Embrace Software Inc. to develop and support its existing product portfolio while also exploring opportunities for joint development of new solutions.

About Guardian Software Systems, Inc.

Guardian Software Systems, Inc. is a renowned developer of ERP and MES software solutions designed specifically for the metal casting and foundry industry. Guardian’s comprehensive suite of software tools enables foundries and metal casting companies to optimize production processes, enhance quality control, and improve overall profitability. With a strong commitment to innovation and customer satisfaction, Guardian Software Systems has become a trusted partner for businesses in North America.

About Embrace Software Inc.

Embrace acquires and invests in niche software that provides industry-specific solutions. We believe best practices followed by enterprise software are equally relevant for small software businesses. Access to capital and know-how enables our acquired companies to serve their customers better and grow their businesses faster.

Latest News

September 11, 2023

Embrace Software Receives $10 Million in Over-Subscribed Funding Round

Embrace Software Inc. (Embrace), which acquires and invests in niche vertical-SaaS and on-premise software, today announced a $10 million equity investment from notable investors Singh Capital Partners (“SCP”), R3 Funds and continued su...

Read more
September 6, 2023

Embrace acquires Core e-Business Solutions to their Industrial group

Embrace Software Inc (“Embrace”), a leading acquirer of business software solutions, is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of Core e-Business Solutions...

Read more
July 25, 2023

Embrace acquires Bellwether Software, a leading Procurement & Purc

Embrace Software Inc (“Embrace”), a leading acquirer of business software solutions, is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of Bellwether Software, ...

Read more