RedPrairie have announced that their Workforce Management (WFM) and Execution Management solutions received a ‘Strong Positive’ rating in Gartner’s ‘MarketScope for Retail Time and Labour Applications’ 2008 report. RedPrairie were one among the 12 vendors evaluated in the report, and received a high rating.
Time and labour applications are part of RedPrairie’s unified and broadly applicable Workforce Management (WFM) application suite designed for use across industries. The suite offers increased productivity and visibility into workforce operations, including time and attendance, business forecasting, engineered labour standards, employee scheduling, workforce demand planning, dashboards with configurable alerts and computer-based training.
The system differs from standard management applications in its ability to serve the distinctive qualities of a multitude of organisations, whether based in retail, hospitality, food service, distribution, or manufacturing. In addition, RedPrairie’s Retail User Group advises development of new products by giving the customers a voice in influencing each application’s advancement.