America’s New Labor Reality

Retailers across America have been announcing that they will be hiring thousands of seasonal workers for the holiday season this year, just in time for a wave of new labor regulations. On December 1, 2016, updates to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) will raise the minimum salary threshold required to qualify for exemption from…

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Enterprise-Level Workforce Scheduling and Labor Management Optimization in the Customer-Connected Era

Today’s staff scheduling and dynamic multi-function planning, coupled with task productivity, are important in today’s retail store and within the warehouse environment. Task dispatch, priority, and integration within the day and across the week are crucial to matching customer needs and demands in addition to customer traffic patterns across retail/warehouse.  Integrated Labor Management and Workforce…

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Store-Level Workforce Scheduling and Management Across Staff, Tasks by Day and Week in the Customer-Connected Era

Today’s staff scheduling, dynamic multi-function planning scheduling, and task productivity are important in today’s retail store environment. Task dispatch, priority and integration within the day and across the week are crucial to matching customer needs and demands. Best practice is to plan, schedule, and automate the deployments of sales and support staff to match needs…

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