Our milestones

2020
ALVARA | Digital Solutions - Always an idea ahead.
2019
  • Further growth under the umbrella of the CMH Group: Acquisition of ZEISER Software into SeriSoft GmbH
  • ALVARA gets new sister companies Safelogy and MLSA
2018
  • Acquisition of ALVARA AG into the CMH Group under the leadership of Silver Investment Partners
  • ALVARA App expanded by the 'Digital Driver Legitimation' and 'Single-Use Code' modules
  • Security clearance from FIDUCIA & GAD for ALVARA Main Cash Station Software
2017
ALVARA INNOVATION DAYS 2017
  • ALVARA INNOVATION DAYS – Digitalization Knows No Limits – Cash Processes 2.0
  • Collaboration with the University of Leipzig for innovation in payment transactions (future payments)
  • Introduction of the ALVARA Cash Software to the Austrian retail sector
2016
20th company anniversary
  • 20th company anniversary
  • Presentation of the new track & trace system for cash logistics
  • Member of the Saxon Trade Association (HVS)
2015
ALVARA CashDialog for financial institutes and retailers
  • OPDV approval from Sparkassen Informatik-Zentrum for ALVARA Main Cash Station Software
  • 6th ALVARA INNOVATION DAYS – Vision 2015 – Designing Sustainable Cash Processes.
  • New series of events – ALVARA CashDialog for financial institutes and retailers
  • ALVARA AG joins the circle of extraordinary members of the Federal Association of Mid-Sized Cash-In-Transit Companies (BMWL)

2014
Launch of ALVARA ChangeExchange
  • Launch of ALVARA ChangeExchange – The trade platform for coins
  • Certified as GS1 Solution Provider and demonstrated the ALVARA software solutions at the GS1 Knowledge Center in Cologne
  • Supporting Member of EHI Retail Institute
2013
ALVARA INNOVATION DAYS 2013
  • Merger of CMS Cash Management Systeme GmbH and ALVARA Cash Management Group AG
  • 5th ALVARA INNOVATION DAYS – The cash in clear sight.
  • Member of CashCommunity (CashCOM)

2012
Best Cloud Service Award from SAP for the ICC Platform
  • Best Cloud Service Award from SAP for the ICC Platform
  • OPDV approval from Sparkassen Informatik-Zentrums for ALVARA Interactive Cash Control (ICC)
2010
  • Conclusion of a partnership contract with Transoft USA (NCR) to improve the connection between cash optimization and cash handling
2009
ALVARA Innovation Days 2009
  • ALVARA Innovation Days in Leipzig ultimately establish themselves as a forum for cash logisticians in Germany
  • Acquisition and evaluation the end notification for CashEDI payments
  • First productive cash order from the Federal Bank using the CashEDI specialized procedure
2008
ALVARA security Innovation Award 2008
  • ALVARA ICC online platform receives 2008 Security Innovation Award
  • ALVARA AG joins the circle of extraordinary members of the German Monetary and Security Services Association (Bundesvereinigung Deutscher Geld- und Wertdienste, BDGW)
  • ALVARA AG moves into new and more spacious offices in central Leipzig
  • Start of the machine link-up development
  • First productive collective NiKo payment between Lübecker Geldzentrale and a savings bank
  • First international presentation of the ALVARA ICC online platform at CeBIT 2008
  • First productive individual NiKo payment between KÖTTER and a retailer
  • ALVARA receives first CashEDI certification by German Federal Bank for electronic cash orders
2007
Presentation ALVARA CeBIT 2007
  • Certification of multi-client capability of the ALVARA ICC online platform by the Association of German Public Banks (Bundesverband Öffentlicher Banken Deutschlands, VÖB)
  • ALVARA obtains first CashEDI certification by German Federal Bank for electronic deposits
  • ALVARA and VÖB-Service agree on cooperation
  • ALVARA Innovation Days 2007 - presentation of the ALVARA ICC online platform
  • ILN application filed with GS1 in connection with a Federal Bank CashEDI workshop
  • Formation of ALVARA Cash Management Group AG
2006
ALVARA Interactive Cash Control (ICC)
  • First concept for a new online platform with CashEDI, change orders and monitoring system
  • CMS Cash-Online  change ordering platform for cash-in-transit companies
  • Tender for Europe-wide tender of SecurePost AG (Switzerland) for Cash-Control and Safe-Control accepted
  • Project launch for the development of the ICC online platform to monitor cash cycles in Germany
2005
Installation in Prague, Bratislava, Budapest and Istanbul
  • Installation of the first international Cash Center solutions in Prague, Bratislava, Budapest and Istanbul
2004
CMS fair Miami
  • Securicor Deutschland equipped with all CMS programs with a group license for 13 Cash Centers
  • Opening of the CMS office for the US and South America in Miami (Segutrans)
2003
CMS CeBIT New Shanghai
  • International presentation of CMS GmbH on the CeBIT New York and CeBIT Shanghai trade fairs
2002
CMS software + security briefcases
  • Developing of an individual channel of distribution of CMS software products and security briefcases in Germany
2001
CMS Leipzig
  • Transformation of the company into the CMS Cash Management Systeme GmbH, a limited liability corporation headquartered in Leipzig
2000
Introduction in Poland
  • Introduction of Cash-Contral in all Media Markt branches in Poland
1999
new CMS products
  • Presentation and market launch of the new 32bit-based CMS products at CeBIT
1998
Cash Center
  • Acceptance of first framework contracts with cash-in-transit companies in Germany (Kötter group and ADS Sicherheit)
1996
Formation of CMS Cash Management Systeme GbR
  • Formation of CMS Cash Management Systeme GbR in Sietzsch