Concrete and Workplace announce best-of-breed partnership

Chicago, IL – April 2016 – Concrete has announced a strategic partnership with Workplace, the world’s leading provider of optimized workforce scheduling tools. The partnership will bring each company’s best-of-breed products to new potential customers. With stores being the mainstay of retail revenue, it is crucial store staff are given all the help they can get…

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Leading jewellery firm invests in empowering employees

A leading UK-based jewellery firm, has signed a 3-year SaaS deal with Workplace for the deployment of Smart Schedules™ across their entire store network. The jeweller said they had been looking for a scheduling solution to help ensure they maximise the in-store customer experience in a very competitive market. They have a passion for exceptional customer…

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Peltz Shoes moves towards collaborative scheduling & greater employee engagement

Peltz Shoes is a multi-channel retailer of high quality, comfort-oriented footwear at a fair price. They house over 300,000 pairs of shoes, from over 150 brands, in a range of 9,000 to 15,000 square foot retail stores across Florida. Peltz Shoes have recently extended their relationship with Workplace to include collaborative scheduling via Workplace Mobile…

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Workplace Mobile: Release 57 – 1

Workplace Mobile has new features released at the end of every 2 week sprint. The features added during the first sprint of release cycle 57 are described below. ‘Extra Shifts’ name change If you are a user of the ‘Extra Shifts’ feature you will notice that we have changed the name. It works in exactly…

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Workplace Mobile: Release 56 – 3&4

Workplace Mobile has new features released at the end of every 2 week sprint. The features added during the third and fourth sprint of release cycle 56 are described below. Language support for Korean Workplace Mobile is already available in English, Japanese, Turkish, Latin American, French, Italian, German, Dutch, Flemish and Chinese (both traditional and…

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One the UK’s most exciting craft beer brewery’s has recently signed with Workplace

Having diversified from brewing into opening their own bars around the UK & Europe, this craft beer company are growing fast and are now expanding into the US. With plans for 2016 including increasing their number of bars by 50% and recruiting many more passionate people to become brand ambassadors, this craft brewery chose Workplace…

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Workplace Enterprise Release 56

This article gives an overview of the new functionality and enhancements that are available within Workplace Enterprise 56. Optimizer – Optimize demand driven shifts only There is now a new way to exclude shifts that cover certain tasks from optimization. These excluded shifts are for tasks that are unaffected by changes in demand, where optimizing them…

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75,000 Employees, 500 Stores, 25 Countries, 1 more Global Wholesaler using Smart Schedules

A leading international wholesaler, with more than 500 stores in 25 countries, is rolling out Workplace Smart Schedules™ to over 75,000 employees globally. This global wholesaler has been a Workplace customer for over 12 years and has just signed up to another 3 years working together. Workplace CEO David Farquhar commented “Workplace has already received…

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Strategic employee scheduling boosts consumer experience

Workplace expands into the healthcare market

Workplace are delighted to announce a new customer in the Hospital & Healthcare market. With 8000 employees working across 200 hospitals in the US, this outsourced service provider to the healthcare sector has decided to roll out Workplace Smart Schedules™ to help manage staff more efficiently. “Both of our organizations have a focus on engagement,…

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