July 20, 2015

PSK Supermarkets Wins Technology ROI Award From Nucleus Research

Grocery Retailer Shows Significant Return On Investment With Dayforce Human Capital Management

Ceridian News FlashMinneapolis, MN – July 20, 2015 – Ceridian announces that PSK Supermarkets is a 2015 recipient of a Technology ROI Award from Nucleus Research for its implementation of Dayforce Human Capital Management.The awards recognize the top 10 technology deployments each year based on their bottom-line financial return on investment (ROI).

“The Tech ROI Awards honor the 10 best IT implementations in the industry based on the best metric available to prove value -- ROI. This is a joint effort, showcasing both savvy implementations by the winning companies and also the value of the vendor solutions they deployed,” says Ian Campbell, CEO of Nucleus Research.

The Technology ROI awards demonstrate strong best practices for optimizing business results while maximizing value. For PSK Supermarkets this meant automating many manual processes involved with timekeeping, scheduling, labor costs optimization and payroll reporting. The implementation of Dayforce HCM resulted in a 1688% ROI and full project payback within 1.2 months time as determined by Nucleus Research.

“HCM continues to be a category that delivers significant returns, with companies receiving $9.13 for every dollar spent,” says Brent Skinner, principal analyst at Nucleus Research. “This project shows how companies can leverage the capabilities of a solution like Ceridian’s to deliver great ROI.”

“It is an honor to be recognized for our commitment to ROI through human capital management technology while at the same time making Foodtown a great place to work,” says Noah Katz, co-president of PSK Supermarkets, Foodtown. “As a supermarket retailer, we operate on thin margins so it is important to have the right amount of labor to deliver an excellent customer experience while at the same time not overspending. With Dayforce HCM we can accurately apply our pay rules to make sure our workforce is scheduled correctly and paid accurately. Then during the pay week as needs fluctuate, we provide our managers visibility into costs and variances to plan in real-time during the pay period so they can proactively manage labor costs which significantly impacts our bottom line.”

Dayforce HCM is a SaaS solution for Payroll, Benefits, Workforce Management, Human Resources, Talent Management, Document Management, and Analytics. Dayforce provides organizations with access to real-time data and results across all domains of HCM with one employee record, one user experience and no interfaces.

About PSK Supermarkets

PSK Supermarkets operates 11 grocery stores under the Foodtown and Freshtown banners in communities within the greater New York area. PSK Supermarkets was founded in 1956 by Paul Katz and is managed by the third generation of the Katz family. The company currently employs approximately 850 people who are credited with the business’ ongoing success and high level of customer service. Both Foodtown and Freshtown’s mission is to be the best grocery retailer in their respective marketplaces by delivering the freshest quality products, providing the friendliest service and rewarding its customers. Foodtown stores offer customers a number of benefits including online shopping with local store pickup, a free club card for access to discounts, weekly circulars for updates on promotions and offers and an interactive website for managing personal effects such as shopping lists, recipes and related emails. For more information visit:www.foodtown.com.

About Nucleus Research

Nucleus Research is a global provider of investigative, case-based technology research and advisory services that provide real-world insight into maximizing technology value. For more information, follow us on Twitter @NucleusResearch

About Ceridian

Ceridian is a global human capital management technology company serving over 25 million users in more than 50 countries. Our offering includes the award winning, cloud-based Dayforce HCM, Global Solutions, Small Business Payroll, and LifeWorks Employee Assistance and Wellness programs. Ceridian. Makes Work Life Better™ For more information about Ceridian solutions call 1-800-729-7655.

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