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    Improve Staffing Decisions, Cut Costs and Help Employees Shine

    Cloud-based Workforce Management Software for Retail

    Labor is one of the largest expenses for a retailer, so profits depend on getting employee schedules right. Mistakes can result in costly overstaffing or disappointed customers that move on to other stores. Epicor Scheduling+™ makes staff scheduling easier, faster, and more accurate.

    • Reduce labor costs by forecasting staffing needs more accurately based on POS sales data and with hot- and cold-floor coverage
    • Speed and simplify scheduling tasks — manage schedules anywhere, from any web-enabled device
    • Enable employees to check their schedules anytime, clock-in and clock-out, view and update assigned tasks, request time off, and even view messages left by management all on their mobile devices
    • Improve staff accountability – easily assign and track tasks
    • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements through automated alerts when overtime or other thresholds are at risk

    “We’re saving at least two to three hours a week with Epicor Scheduling+ software. The time savings is a notable improvement, allowing more time for customer-focused activities.”
    Bob Riva, Co-owner C.A. Lindell & Son, Inc.

    Accurate and Efficient Retail employee Scheduling Based on Historical Sales Data Directly From Your POS

    Optimize your employee scheduling and discover how you can minimize labor costs, optimize profits, and deliver even better customer service

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    Epicor Scheduling+™

    Explore how Epicor Scheduling+ makes staff scheduling easier, faster, and more accurate.

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    Epicor and Miami Home Centers

    Find out how Miami Home Centers improved customer service with the right number of employees at the busiest times.

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    Epicor and Gasser True Value Hardware and Farm Supply

    See how Gasser True Value Hardware and Farm Supply is better organized, saves time, and decreases scheduling mistakes.

    40+ Years Experience Developing Software for Retail Businesses

    A fully integrated retail POS system with built-in industry best practices to improve efficiencies and drive growth across retail stores

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    Optimize your business—from customer orders and POS, to inventory management, financials , mobile, online capabilities, and customer loyalty

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    Increase profitability, boost productivity, and keep customers coming back with Eagle N Series

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    Fusek True Value attains more accurate staff forecasting with Scheduling+ hot- and cold-floor analysis.

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  • Epicor Scheduling+ and Eagle N Series solutions are designed around the unique operational needs of retailers. Retailers can grow their business, provide an exceptional customer experience, and streamline their operations.

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