CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Charlotte Russe, a mall-based chain that offers fashion trends at value prices to women in their teens and early twenties, has selected the PeopleMatter Platform™ to automate employee hiring and training for its stores nationwide. The easy-to-use, cloud-based technology – designed specifically to address the unique needs of retailers with a large hourly workforce – will streamline hiring processes, quickly recruit and onboard the best-fit employees, and ensure companywide compliance and training. Social and mobile capabilities allow Charlotte Russe to attract and engage employees using their preferred methods of communication. PeopleMatter is the largest provider of workforce management technology built for the service industry including retail brands like Charlotte Russe, as well as foodservice, hospitality and other service-focused companies.
"At Charlotte Russe, our employees are amazing, dedicated people who exude the fun, vibrant culture of our brand," said Jenn Stalians, Director of People Operations for Charlotte Russe. "Recruiting, hiring and training the best employees provides a competitive edge, and our partnership with PeopleMatter will directly impact our applicant experience allowing us to hire the best talent for Charlotte Russe. We selected PeopleMatter for its ease of use. Because their Platform is designed specifically for companies like ours, with a large number of hourly employees, the software is the perfect solution for our needs. We are excited that PeopleMatter's hiring technology will help Charlotte Russe increase the quantity of qualified job applicants."
"It is a great privilege to announce our partnership with Charlotte Russe," said Nate DaPore, President and CEO of PeopleMatter. "Charlotte Russe embodies the essence of forward thinking – in both their cutting-edge fashion merchandise and the way they treat their employees. We are honored to work with them, as well as have Charlotte Russe join an elite group of industry professionals on our customer advisory board."
About Charlotte Russe
Charlotte Russe is a growing, mall-based specialty retailer of fashionable, value-priced apparel, shoes and accessories. Charlotte Russe provides exciting, fashion-forward merchandise that appeals to a broad range of customers, with a core emphasis on the lifestyle trends for juniors, teens and young women in their twenties. Charlotte Russe operates more than 500 stores throughout 45 states and Puerto Rico. For more information, please visit us at http://www.charlotterusse.com.
PeopleMatter is a powerful and complete workforce management platform designed to fit the specific needs of service-industry brands. Our complete set of mobile, workforce solutions and business analytics tools connect processes, employees and customers in entirely new ways. Automating and optimizing people processes since 2009, PeopleMatter helps more than 42,000 service-industry locations thrive through better efficiency, engagement and customer satisfaction. PeopleMatter is headquartered in Charleston, SC and on the Web at www.peoplematter.com, @peoplematter and Facebook.com/PeopleMatter.HR.
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