About Us

Our Company

SoftTrace has being providing innovative Software solutions to the Dairy industry for over twenty years. Our experienced team fully understand the many challenges facing today’s dairy industry.

Since the beginning, our customers are at the centre of what we do, SoftTrace takes pride in having developed and maintained strong customer relationships and building up a strong Dairy manufacturing client base. Our software solutions form a key component for dairy manufacturing in Ireland, the U.K, Europe and North America.

When SoftTrace becomes a software solution provider to your company, we pay great attention to the level of customer care we offer from our first day meeting you.

SoftTrace isn’t simply a software system, it’s an assurance that as your business grows, we will be on hand, the system evolving as your business does, to help you meet and overcome the next challenge.

The Dairy industry by its nature is ever changing, much like the variable composition of the bulk liquids coming over your weighbridge or into your plant, and change can be difficult.

At SoftTrace we understand the challenge of change, our default is to be problem solvers and solution finders, helping you optimise your business through every process step.

SoftTrace is a flexible and agile software solution designed and developed for the dairy industry

“We Do Dairy” SoftTrace is a flexible and agile software solution that analyses captures and tracks key plant data providing a concise process and product profile in one central secure location for process optimisation, plant & process visibility, increased cost efficiencies and risk reduction.

Seamlessly integrating with existing plant automation and analysis systems. SoftTrace provides an unbroken data chain of critical key performance indicators from goods in to finished product dispatch. SoftTrace brings the plant floor into clear view, by monitoring and controlling the product through the entire process lifecycle.

Presenting opportunities for process optimisation, cost savings, improved efficiencies and waste reduction throughout the process. SoftTrace offers the additional benefit of full traceability in line with customer specification. regulatory and accredited standard requirements.

Software Development

Software Development

Software Testing

Software Testing

Customer Care

Customer Care

Business & Application Consultancy

Business & Application Consultancy

Project Management

Project Management

Our History

2002

Founded

Company setup on 30th May 2002 Initially established as a company offering software solutions to Dairy, Laboratories and Pharmaceutical industries, the business grows substantially in the following decade with Increased focus on design & development of software for Dairy Specific Functionality is response to increased Dairy client portfolio

2011

Strategic Planning and expansion into North America. Trade delegation to North America

As SoftTrace signs more clients in the American mid-west the company donates a full dairy manufacturing software system to the Centre for Dairy Research in Wisconsin as part of its commitment to assisting the next generation of Dairy Scientists & Technologists.

2016

SoftTrace moves to new purpose-built office space in Carrigtwohill, Cork

2018

SoftTrace awarded best medium sized business award by local business association

2021

SoftTrace prepares to celebrate 20 years in business

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Our Team

Anthony Connolly

Anthony Connolly

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Anthony Connolly CEO of SoftTrace hails from a background in mechanical engineering and IT management with a key understanding of software and hardware design & implementation.

Lynn Harte MSc, PCQI

Lynn Harte MSc, PCQI

Dairy Process Technical & Compliance Manager

Lynn Harte Dairy Process Technical & Compliance Manager has worked with Leading Dairy Processors in both Food Production and Quality Assurance roles.

Kieran Quinn

Kieran Quinn

Chief of Software Operations

Kieran’s family background in farming and his Software Development and IT Management skills combine to provide an in-depth knowledge of the software functionality required by our customers in the Dairy Industry.

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