News | January 21, 2016

Reflexis And Axsium Group Announce Formal Partnership And First Customer For Joint Integrated Workforce Management/Labor Standards Solution

First Customer for Integrated Reflexis Workforce Manager™ (Budgeting, Forecasting, Labor Scheduling, and Employee Self-Service) and Axsium’s Opus Work Measurement Platform is Top Five Conventional Supermarket Operator with More than 700 Stores and 60,000 Associates

NRF BIG show, January 17-20, 2016, Jacob K. Javits Center, New York City

 AT NRF, Visit Reflexis at Booth 3717 and Axsium Group, Ltd. at Booth 3372

DEDHAM, Mass., January 7, 2016: Reflexis Systems, the pioneer and leader in real-time store execution and workforce management solutions, and global strategic consultancy Axsium Group, today announced a formal services partnership based on the successful integration between the two companies’ respective cloud-based labor scheduling and work measurement platforms. The two companies also announced their first joint customer for the integrated solution, a Top Five U.S. conventional supermarket operator with more than 700 stores and 60,000 associates.

“The integration of Reflexis Workforce Manager™ (budgeting, forecasting, labor scheduling, and employee self-service) with Axsium Opus enables retailers to rapidly implement workforce management solutions based on accurate, store-specific labor models,” said Murtaza Ghadyali, Senior Vice President of Product Management for Reflexis. “With the integrated solution offering, retailers can generate optimized workforce schedules that factor in customer demand forecasts, business goals, and employee preferences ─ for all stores, no matter what size, format, or operating model.”

“Reflexis and Axsium have previously worked together on successful optimized workforce management implementations for department store, convenience, grocery, automotive parts, and other retailers operating thousands of stores with tens of thousands associates,” said Brett Walker, Vice President of Global Alliances and Solutions Consulting for Reflexis. “The formal partnership and integration between the two companies’ solutions further strengthens our working relationship and ability to implement solutions that solve the operational and customer service challenges of retailers.”

“Opus provides a single cohesive platform for strategic long-term planning, improving labor processes, and performing what-if analysis using engineered standards based on decades of experience,” said Paul Tucker, CEO, Axsium Group. “The integration between Axsium’s Opus and Reflexis provides a seamless platform that speeds implementation and time to ROI. We are delighted to work with Reflexis as our two companies optimize labor operations for one of the best-known grocery retailers in the U.S.”

 About Reflexis Systems, Inc.

Reflexis is the pioneer in real-time store execution and workforce management solutions that enable retailers to execute their customer engagement strategy flawlessly and uncover profit. The Reflexis platform of real-time store execution, task management, KPI/compliance, time and attendance, and labor scheduling (including budgeting, forecasting, and employee self-service) enables retailers to align store labor/activities to corporate goals and institutionalize best-practice response to real-time metrics and alerts.

For the past 14 years, more than 200 of the world’s best companies in multiple vertical categories such as retail, hospitality, and Quick Serve Restaurants have reported dramatic improvements in compliance with corporate strategies; higher productivity of corporate, field, and store employees; and increased revenue and profitability after implementing Reflexis workforce management and real-time execution solutions. Reflexis StorePulse® (patent pending) synchronizes activities with real-time KPIs, alerts, and customer demand. Stores, hotels, and restaurants can systemically execute best practices to provide a greater quality of customer engagement, leading to higher revenues.

Reflexis Systems, Inc. is privately held and headquartered in Dedham, Massachusetts and has offices in Atlanta, London, and India. For more information, visit Follow Reflexis on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google+, and Instagram: LinkedIn | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram

About Axsium Group Ltd.

Axsium Group helps organizations around the world improve their performance by maximizing the productivity of their people. We do this by providing innovative and insightful consulting services focused in three areas. First, we help our clients establish a realistic strategy and roadmap to reach their people-related goals. Second, we focus on streamlining and defining new processes to improve the way people work, their productivity and their impact on their organization. And third, we implement and support technology that help all levels of the organization achieve their objectives.

SOURCE: Reflexis