BAR Global Limited is the product of 30 years of developing and supporting the “Focus on Publishing Software” and “Focus Advanced Publishing Software”; both of which are accounting and management software solution for managing a publishing or a book distribution business across the world under the copyright name of “Focus IT Services Limited”.

The Founder/CEO of BAR Global Limited, Bonny Uba, who also doubles as MD/CEO of Focus Advanced Publishing Software Limited is one of the few champions of integrated accounting and management software solutions. In the UK, we are the only solutions provider to combine accounting modules with publishing-administrative modules, such as Accounting Ledgers embedded with Production Scheduling and Royalty Calculation modules, into a powerful back-office system. With our accounting background, we are designing BAR Global apps from the bottom up, with sound accounting principles and security features to offer a secure environment to our customers.

Our current and past customers in the: UK, Ireland, West Africa and New Zealand, include:

Deep Books Ltd., London, UK- Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, England –
Bradt Travel Guides, Chalfont St. Peter, UK-bradtguides.comExtension Publications Limited
David Fickling Publishers, Oxford, UK – davidficklingbooks.comHinton House Publishers Ltd
Wildy & Sons, London, UK- wildy.comMacmillan Nigeria Publishers Limited
British Archaeological Reports (BAR) Publishing, Oxford, UK – Counter Limited
Upstart Distribution, Auckland, New Zealand- Library, Euston, London
Upstart Press, Auckland, New Zealand- Press Limited
Clean Slate Press, Auckland, New Zealand- Kingsley Publishers, London, UK- winner of the 2007 Taylor Wessing Academic & Professional Publisher of the Year and the 2007 van Tulleken Independent Publisher of the Year.
Gomer Press, West Wales, UK- Publishing, Oxford, UK
York Publishing Services, York, UK (Distributor)- Park Publishing, Kent, UK
Cork University Press, Cork, Republic of Ireland-http://www.corkuniversitypress.comBerg Publishers, Oxford, UK
University of Hertfordshire Press, Hatfield, Factum Publishing Ltd, London, England
Ransom Publishing Limited, Winchester, England – Word PLC, London, England
Brilliant Publications, UK- Education Ltd, Licester, England
Zed Books, London, UK- Education Publishers ltd, Scotland
University Press (Oxford University Press Nigeria), Ibadan, Nigeria- http://www.universitypressplc.comGraffeg, cardiff, Wales
Civil Service College, London, UK – Mark Press, Redruth, Cornwall, England
Self Made Hero, London England – Plus Limited
Dragon Books, Winchester, UKOptimus Education Limited
Smartline Publishing Ltd., Accra, Ghana- Publishing Limited
Sam-Woode Ltd (SWL), Ghana – samwoode.comSam Woode Ltd, Accra, Ghana.
Winmat Publishers Ltd., Accra-north, GhanaSmartline (Publishing) Limited
Macmillan Publishers (Nigeria) Ltd., Illupeju, Lagos, NigeriaSpectrum Books Limited, Ibadan, Nigeria
West African Book Publishers, Lagos, Nigeria.Speechmark Publishing Limited, Bicester, England
Inter-Varsity Press (IVP)Jerome Publishing Ltd, Manchester, England
New Kadampa Tradition (Tharpa Publications)Lutterworth Press and James Clark, Cambridge, UK
Institute of Education (C/O Trentham Books Limited)

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