Precision in software – we have been supplying innovative software products for the agricultural sector and agricultural engineering since under this motto since 1990. Our focus is on mobile solutions in precision farming, agricultural logistics and animal production. Our creative, highly qualified and interdisciplinary team, consisting of farmers, IT specialists and mathematicians, meets the extraordinary demands of our customers and is open to new ideas and approaches. Several awards at Agritechnica and innovation prizes demonstrate the innovative character of our solutions, which are also used internationally.
As a long-standing centre of expertise for the HS - Hamburger Software GmbH & Co KG" software firm, we offer complete business management solutions from a single source. For years, we have responded flexibly to changing requirements with customer-oriented add-on products around the Business Administration HS series. Continuity, reliability and innovation are reflected in our products and services.
We support private customers – and companies and traders in particular – in the region with the acquisition and support of their IT infrastructure.
The philosophy of LACOS is characterised by innovation, sustainability, customer satisfaction and employee safety. The commitment to implement these guiding principles and integrate them into the company's day-to-day operations has been confirmed by the wide range of awards and certificates that we have received.
In 2007 and 2011, LACOS won a silver medal at "Agritechnica" – the world's leading trade fair for agricultural technology – thanks to its innovative ideas.
The recruitment and securing of skilled workers are important management pillars at LACOS. Internal structures, processes and measures are always interpreted in terms of reconciling work and family life.
From the idea to the finished product – all development steps for the company's proprietary software products are carried out exclusively at the two German company locations.
After LACOS had been announced as one the finalists for the Grand Prize for Medium-Sized Businesses in 2016, the company was one of 30 companies in 2017 to be awarded the Medium-Sized Business Prize.
The health and well-being of employees is an important asset for LACOS. Internal health management uses various measures to make work, organisation, structures and processes healthy.
LACOS was once awarded the “Innovative through Research” seal for 2018/2019 by the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft e.V., the German donors' association for the promotion of humanities and sciences.
In accordance with the consulting guidelines of the Free State of Thuringia, the company receives a subsidy to increase its performance and competitiveness by providing advice from independent management consultants - intensive consulting and process support. The results and recommendations for action will be recorded in a consultant report. The funding is provided by the European Social Fund and state funds from the Free State of Thuringia.