MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - Kronos Incorporated today announced that organizations around the world across a broad
spectrum of industries - including healthcare, manufacturing, public
sector, retail and hospitality, and services and distribution - are
increasingly deploying their workforce management solution in the Kronos Cloud. Underscoring this momentum, worldwide revenue for Kronos Cloud
increased 67 percent in the last 12 months.
With more than 6,000 organizations around the globe successfully
deployed in the Kronos Cloud, Kronos is leading the workforce
management market's transformation into a cloud computing environment.
Benefits of Kronos Cloud - Kronos Cloud generates a fast return on investment while alleviating
the need to invest in and manage additional infrastructure and staff.
By choosing the Kronos Cloud, organizations free their staff to focus
on other business objectives.
Kronos Cloud for SMB and Enterprise - All types of organizations - regardless of their size - can benefit
from cloud computing. For SMBs, Workforce Ready™ provides an easy way to track employee time and attendance and
administer payroll and HR services in the Kronos Cloud. For large
enterprises, Workforce Central® provides deep functionality for time and attendance, labour tracking,
advanced scheduling, analytics, and absence management, optimized by
industry and scalable globally in the Kronos Cloud.
Existing customers moving from onsite to Kronos Cloud deployments - Longtime Kronos customers such as Aztec Shops, Ltd., a leader in the university services industry; and Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, the nation's largest independent Coca-Cola bottler, recently
transitioned from a onsite deployments into the Kronos Cloud. Both
organizations cite financial and operational benefits of transitioning
to the Kronos Cloud, including freeing IT resources to focus on more
strategic products and the peace of mind knowing that they maintain
complete control of their workforce management functions while Kronos
ensures that their workforce management solution runs smoothly and cost
Kronos Cloud customer base rapidly growing - Kronos Cloud customers around the world include: Arcos Dorados, the world's largest franchise network of McDonald's Corporation
restaurants in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean; Bombardier Transportation Canada, Inc., manufacturer of both planes and trains, BWAY Corporation, one of the largest manufacturers of rigid metal, plastic and hybrid
containers in North America; Charming Charlie, the award-winning fashion accessories retailer; City of Houston, the local government serving the fourth-largest city in the U.S.; King's Hawaiian Bakery, a Southern California-based global leader in the fast-growing Hawaiian
food category; LindenGrove, a Wisconsin-based long-term care facility; Mohawk Fine Papers, Inc., North America's largest privately owned manufacturer of fine papers,
envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing;
Nash General Hospital, a top-ranked general hospital in North Carolina; PFD Food Services, an Australian - owned and - operated food service distribution
company; Rico Equipment, a leading manufacturer of engineered material handling equipment and
custom built lift trucks; Sabre Holdings,a global leader in travel technology; Sulco Warehousing and Logistics, the leader in innovative warehousing and distribution services; Swissport UK, part of Swissport International, the world's leading provider of
aviation ground services; and Wexford Healh Sources, a leading correctional health care company.
Chris Todd, senior vice president of professional services, Kronos
"The Kronos Cloud not only transforms the way organizations access their
workforce management solutions, it also allows them to implement their
workforce goals faster - for accelerated adoption and a rapid return on
investment. Kronos is driving a workforce management transformation
into the cloud. The cloud is the fastest-growing part of our business."
This announcement was made from KronosWorks, the world's largest workforce information exchange. KronosWorks is
taking place this week in Las Vegas.
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About Kronos Incorporated
Kronos is the global leader in delivering workforce management solutions
in the cloud. Tens of thousands of organizations in more than 100
countries — including more than half of the Fortune 1000® — use Kronos to control labour costs, minimize compliance risk, and
improve workforce productivity. Learn more about Kronos
industry-specific time and attendance, scheduling, absence management,
hiring, and labour analytics applications at www.kronos.ca.
Kronos: Workforce Innovation That Works™.
© 2012 Kronos Incorporated. All rights reserved. Kronos and Workforce
Central are registered trademarks and KronosWorks and Workforce Ready
are trademarks of Kronos Incorporated or a related company. All other
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