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TSD IT joins Total Specific Solutions

Monday, October 1, 2018 - Nieuwegein, 1 October 2018. Total System Development (“TSD”), the supplier of software solutions for tree nurseries and landscaping, has joined Total Specific Solutions (“TSS”). With the acquisition of TSD, TSS now moves into the agricultural vertical.

TSD has a range of software solutions for its clients. WinTree® is a modular ERP suite for the tree nursery sector; from the administration to relationship management, and complemented by the Treecommerce® platform, TSD provides for all the software requirements of the tree nurseries and traders. Through the solution DATAflor Business, TSD offers a specialized ERP solution for horticulturists and other customers in the landscaping sector. And 3DTUIN Designer is a tool for landscapers enabling them to create and present garden designs to their clients without the need for any CAD experience. In the coming months, WinTree® Apps will be launched for efficient and real-time processing in the field.

Joost van Haarlem, Managing Director at TSS: “TSD has over 30 years of experience and is the market leader in its industry. The solutions are vertical specific, and they have developed distinctive products to fulfill the particular needs of the different groups within their sector. This fits the TSS vision seamlessly as TSS focusses on vertical market software (VMS). TSS further expands its knowledge with this acquisition in the agricultural vertical. We have a great deal of expertise in running VMS companies that supply software to many clients that have the same characteristics as the TSD customers. This knowledge will help TSD to offer continuity to their more than 700 clients.

Arie Maliepaard, Managing Director and majority shareholder of TSD: “I have been involved with TSD as owner almost from the onset. Over the years, TSD has grown to become the market leader in its vertical, and we have solid all-round solutions for the tree nursery and landscaping business. We are very proud of that. Now it is important to continue strengthening our position and ensuring the continuity for our clients. TSS has extensive expertise in running vertical market software companies that have many customers; this is important to us. Through the acquisition, we can guarantee the continuity for our clients and employees, as TSS acquires companies for life. At the same time, we can maintain our identity and profit from the many new colleagues and companies with the same characteristics as TSD.”

TSD develops and supplies software solutions for companies in the nursery and landscaping vertical. Software solutions for business administration, project management, relationship management, bookkeeping, plant information, and garden design. TSD has been the market leader in the tree nursery software sector for many years, through the knowledge and experience gained over a 30 years’ period. The objective is to enable clients to be more successful with the aid of software. TSD is committed to a high service level. 

Total Specific Solutions (TSS)
Total Specific Solutions is the leading provider of IT business solutions and consists of independent business units that deliver products and services to their specific vertical market segments. This market expertise is based on decades of experience. TSS is active in the verticals healthcare, local and central government, retail, financial and legal services, accountancy, associations, and real estate. TSS is part of Constellation Software Inc. (CSI), a public company listed on the Canadian Stock Exchange. More information on the website:

More information:

Arie Maliepaard
Phone number: +31 (0)38 850 50 50

Total Specific Solutions
Joost van Haarlem
Phone number: +31 (0)88 660 33 33



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