The trade in software is on the move – and we are too. That’s why on this page we would like to provide you with interesting information about the used software market.

18. June 2020

usedSoft grows by 30 percent

The used software pioneer once again saw double-digit growth in the previous business year / more than 6 new customers each day / 2020 business year running satisfactorily so far despite corona crisis The international software trading group usedSoft continued on its exceptional growth course in the 2019 business year. The usedSoft Group’s total revenue […]

9. April 2020

Used software buyers prefer to avoid cloud models

Around half of the companies which purchase used software do so owing to a dislike of cloud and subscription models. This was the finding of a recent market survey conducted by used software provider usedSoft. However, the most important factor in the purchase of a used licence is and will remain the price … In […]

26. November 2019

usedSoft is expanding its product range to include CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019

The used software pioneer usedSoft has gained Corel as a further manufacturer in its portfolio. With immediate effect, the graphic design software “CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019” is available in the online shop at a favourable price. In addition to basic licences, upgrade licences are also available. As from 1st December, these licences will no […]

30. August 2019

usedSoft to concentrate on its European business

The international software trading group usedSoft intends to concentrate on the European market in the future, and has therefore divested itself from its subsidiaries in Asia and South Africa. These have been acquired by an international group of investors. The sale has generated a revenue for usedSoft amounting to several million Euros. The usedSoft companies […]

30. July 2019

usedSoft focusing more heavily on online sales

The international software trading group usedSoft is forging ahead with the digitalisation of its business model. In doing so, the used software pioneer has enlarged its online trading platform; functions and product range have been expanded. One visible sign of that is the merging of the two former usedSoft websites. Previously the main web […]

14. May 2019

usedSoft again achieves record-breaking sales

The growth of international software trade group usedSoft continued to accelerate in FY2018. In the past fiscal year, usedSoft companies earned a total revenue of €29.4m. That corresponds to a growth of more than 48 percent compared to the previous year. In 2017 revenue was €19.8m (18 percent over the previous year). In 2016 it […]

26. February 2019

Activating volume licenses – the difference between MAK and KMS

In our new video we will explain how you can activate your Microsoft volume licenses. Basically you have two options: using MAK (Multiple Activation Key) or KMS (Key Management Service). But which variant is the one for you? Have a look at our video tutorial.

25. April 2018

Ex-BAYER boss Schneider moves to usedSoft

Manfred Schneider, the former Chairman of the Executive Board and the Supervisory Board of BAYER AG, has joined the Executive Board of the renowned used software supplier usedSoft. “I enjoy supporting young companies that bring a breath of fresh air to the market,” is how Manfred Schneider describes his reason for committing to usedSoft. “The […]

15. January 2018

Lawyer Christian Ballke on the legal basis for the trade in used software

All essential questions of principle regarding trading with used software have been clarified since the ruling of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) of 2012. In an interview, lawyer Christian Ballke explains the legal principle affected by trade. Watch the video on Youtube.