Absence critically impacts retail performance but technology can be used to accurately forecast customer demand and engage staff to reduce absenteeism.
In this white paper, a 2018 global survey of retail managers by The Workforce Institute at Kronos illustrates the effects of absence on retail performance. The results indicate that 13 percent of labour hours are being wasted. In addition, unplanned absences are having a considerable impact on retailers' labor budgets: 7 percent of labour hours are scheduled but not worked, and 6 percent are worked but not scheduled.
According to the 800 retail managers surveyed, in their efforts to maximise retail performance:
This white paper outlines how utilising workforce management tools can help reduce employee absenteeism and unlock the last easy money for retailers. It discusses how technology can:
Download this informative white paper to learn more about how workforce management solutions can help retailers control labour costs, maximise productivity, and engage employees.