Planday goes to the Lesvos FutbolNet Festival for Refugees

Planday goes to the Lesvos FutbolNet Festival for Refugees

A small but dedicated group of volunteers in Lesvos, Greece are organizing a two-week soccer festival to bring physical and mental wellness and fun to the children living in a refugee camp. The Kara Tepe Refugee camp hosts about 700 refugees who have left Iraq, Afghanistan, and Syria by crossing the strait that separates Lesvos from … Continued

Barista, Planday family member, makes lasting impact on developing communities

Barista, Planday family member, makes lasting impact on developing communities

Barista, Planday family member since 2014, has embodied the meaning of community through their work in the Fairtrade movement since 2006. Barista has 15 shops across Sweden and was the first coffee chain in Scandinavia to go all in on Fairtrade. The company is committed to improving conditions for farmers and workers in developing countries. … Continued

New product update for North America

New product update for North America

We’re pleased to announce a few new Planday features! All of these features are available as of today.

New product update

New product update

We’re pleased to announce three exciting Planday product updates!

Taking employee scheduling to the next level: Planday raises $14.1 million investment

Taking employee scheduling to the next level: Planday raises $14.1 million investment

Today, we are proud to announce that we have raised a $14.1 million Series B round of funding. The round is led by new investors Idinvest, and also includes Creandum – the lead investor in our Series A round in 2014 – and SEB Private Equity, and Angel Investor Arthur Kosten.

Planday October product release improves employee scheduling

Planday October product release improves employee scheduling

We always work towards the aim of making employee scheduling and team communication better and easier for everyone in rota-based environments. In the past, businesses have relied heavily on manual tools such as paper, whiteboards and Excel – but for many, with Planday, those days are over. And Planday’s October product release makes it easier than ever to take employee scheduling to the next level.

Down and dirty with Planday – This is what we call “the UMPF factor”

Down and dirty with Planday – This is what we call “the UMPF factor”

Have you heard of the Planday UMPF factor? UMPF is one of our core values, meaning that whatever we do has to create value. We have to go the extra mile. And we want to make our customers, our product and our team stronger and more powerful than ever.

Press release: Planday receives capital to secure growth abroad

Press release: Planday receives capital to secure growth abroad

One year after the Swedish venture capital fund, Creandum, invested $3.75m in Planday, the Danish company receives yet another vast sum of capital. This time it comes from the Danish Market Development Fund. The money is going to take Planday to the next level and attract well-established customers from three foreign markets in particular in which there is a huge potential for employee scheduling software.

Press release: Former global Just-East CEO to invest in Planday

Press release: Former global Just-East CEO to invest in Planday

In 2014, when Creandum invested in Planday, they kept a part of the investment open for the right co-investor. And that was Klaus Nyengaard, who worked hard to build and internationalise the takeaway concept Just-Eat. Planday will now use his experience to continue the growth.

Planday’s Project Manager: “A strong team means a strong product.”

Planday’s Project Manager: “A strong team means a strong product.”

This is Planday’s project manager, Sigrid. She reveals how Pepsi, kebab, 90s music and agile work methods result in a strong team delivering a clever employee scheduling solution. And we talk stereotypes, as we ask her what it’s like to be the sole woman in a team of men.