News | June 20, 2008

Schnuck Markets Selects RedPrairie's Workforce Management Solution

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RedPrairie Corporation, a world leading consumer driven optimization company, announced recently that St. Louis-based Schnuck Markets, Inc. has selected RedPrairie's Workforce Management solution. Schnucks will implement RedPrairie's Workforce Management solution, including time and attendance, accruals, forecasting, and optimized scheduling in all 103 Schnuck Markets, Inc. stores across the Midwest.

"The leaders of Schnuck Markets, Inc. are committed to providing its more than 15,000 associates with the tools they need to provide excellent service to our valued customers," said Christine Mittendorf, director of Continuous Improvement. "We selected RedPrairie because they have the grocery and workforce management expertise to help us improve the efficiency of our scheduling procedures in an effort to provide even higher levels of service to our customers. We found that RedPrairie has the most comprehensive workforce management solution including a best in class forecasting and scheduling optimization engine. The implementation of RedPrairie's solutions will ensure that we have the most timely and accurate information needed to supply and staff each location."

"Moving to RedPrairie's Workforce Management solution will enable Schnuck Markets to see immediate results that will positively impact their ability to schedule, staff, and support their more than 15,000 associates," said Mike Mayoras, CEO of RedPrairie. "We are excited to be working with such a progressive grocery company."

RedPrairie is a leading provider of retail operations management systems. The company's workforce management solution includes: time and attendance, business forecasting, labor demand planning, automated optimized scheduling, associate self service, dashboards with configurable alerts and computer based training. All of these features are displayed in an intuitive, user friendly interface.

About Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Founded in St. Louis in 1939, Schnuck Markets, Inc. operates 103 stores (including five Logli stores) and 100 in-store pharmacies in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, Tennessee and Mississippi.

About RedPrairie Corporation
RedPrairie is a world leading consumer driven optimization company. Built on an advanced Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) developed over the past 15 years, the RedPrairie integrated suite of solutions offers on-demand capabilities to over 32,000 sites worldwide for many of the world's largest companies.

RedPrairie's E2e solutions synchronize people and products throughout the customer buying cycle to ensure goods reach the right place at the right time. At the point of sale, this means consumers have access to desired products and that the store is staffed with the right people to help them make their purchases. In the production cycle, it means suppliers and manufacturers time and synchronize shipments and production based on demand signals from the retailer. And in the back room of the store, it means having the least amount of inventory, solving the "last yard" problem of the retail supply chain.

With 20 global service sites and standard service methods that have been validated over the last 30 years, RedPrairie provides unparalleled service and support. For additional information, call access www.RedPrairie.com.

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