Contraste Europe announces the acquisition of Smart Documents, a document generation solution that was previously owned by Nitro (previously known as Connective). Smart Documents is an innovative document generation solution that allows companies to streamline their digital document processes, enhancing their professional communication from a centralized platform.


Benoît Pirotte, CEO of Contraste, describes this strategic move, saying, "Smart Documents adds a significant dimension to our Enterprise Content Management capabilities, enabling us to assist our customers in enhancing and digitizing their document generation and multi-channel communication processes. This acquisition consolidates our enduring partnership with Nitro, formerly known as Connective. We will continue to complement Contraste’s offering with Nitro's PDF and digital signature solutions."

Most of the customers currently using Smart Documents, since 10 to 15 years, are part of Contraste's primary sectors of focus, including Financial and Public sectors. Pirotte noted, "We are dedicated to collaborating closely with Nitro on a seamless transition plan for current Smart Documents users, which will commence on 5th of October 2023.

Smart Documents, originally commercialized as LetterGen in 2009, has undergone a remarkable transformation under the stewardship of Nitro, evolving into a cutting-edge document and mail generation solution offered as a Software as a Service (SaaS) hosted on Azure. This solution empowers customers to automate complex, data-rich templates within a streamlined workflow encompassing creation, validation, digital signatures, and multi-channel communication, all in various industry-standard formats.

The acquisition of Smart Documents marks a significant milestone in Contraste Europe's journey towards delivering even more comprehensive and efficient IT solutions to its clientele. As the company moves forward, it remains committed to innovation and excellence in meeting the evolving needs of its customers.


About Nitro Software

Nitro is a global SaaS leader in PDF software, document management and electronic signatures. Nitro’s Productivity Platform includes powerful PDF tools, digital workflows, highly secure eSigning and identity verification capabilities. Its analytics product measures ROI and quantifies sustainability efforts, all supported by a best-in-class customer success and change management support team. With more than 3 million licensed users and 13,000+ business customers across 157 countries, Nitro serves 67% of the Fortune 500. For more information, visit: