Paris, May 25, 2023,
Jooxter, a French company specializing in workspace optimization, today announced the acquisition of Wx Solutions. World leader in workspace occupancy measurement and analysis, a Sodexo Group entity.
This operation will create a market leader in workspace management solutions. Firstly, the new entity will enable companies to better manage the occupancy of their premises. Secondly, it will enable them to optimize their energy consumption while adjusting spaces to the real needs of their employees.
Why is Jooxter acquiring WX Solutions?
First, let's take a closer look at office occupancy, Jooxter will be able to propose appropriate solutions to improve employee efficiency and productivity, in particular by promoting collaborative working. This will enable companies to reduce workspace costs and optimize occupancy.
As hybrid working becomes more widespread, with employees working both remotely and on-site, it's crucial to have effective tools for managing workspaces. By combining our offerings, we can offer a more complete and integrated solution. The aim is to help companies make a commitment to greater sobriety and an eco-responsible approach to their real estate footprint.
""I am delighted to welcome the Wx Solutions teams to Jooxter. Jooxter has always had a strong reputation in the occupancy intelligence market. This acquisition allows us to accelerate our development by offering a broader range of services, based on Wx Solutions' expertise in IoT and analytics. This acquisition creates a market leader and strengthens our international presence," said Jooxter CEO Fabien Girerd.
" We are very pleased to give Wx Solutions the means to accelerate its development through this transaction with Jooxter, a recognized player in the WorkTech world. After having strongly contributed to the development of the Wx Solutions business over the last 4 years, notably its internationalization and its transition to a SaaS model. We are very confident in Jooxter's ability to help the Wx Solutions teams grow, and to launch a new phase of sustainable growth. "says Yannick Villar, President of Wx Solutions.
Jooxter is integrating all of Wx Solutions' teams to benefit from their expertise and ensure continuity of service for clients and users. In addition, Jooxter and Sodexo have concluded a commercial partnership agreement that will enable Sodexo's clients to benefit from the services and innovations of the new entity.
About Wx Solutions
Wx Solutions was founded in 2017 to enable companies to strike the right balance between hybrid work and real estate performance, and to improve employees' workplace experience. The company offers an occupancy and flow analysis SaaS platform capitalizing on a wide range of IoT sensors. Wx Solutionsa Sodexo Group company, is present in 20 countries with 100 clients, analyzing more than 2 million m2 of workspace every day.
Created in 2014 in Lille (France), Jooxter is a SaaS workspace management platform that provides employees and their managers with the flexibility to bring them together to work more efficiently, and companies with the ability to continuously optimize their offices, with a direct impact on finances (m²) and carbon footprint (tCO2e), thanks to AI-driven occupancy algorithms and our integrations with its customers' collaborative tools (Digital Workplace) and building technologies (Smart Building). Jooxter is used daily by more than 170,000 users in 30 countries and over 90 key accounts.