Meet Planday’s volunteers for the Lesvos FutbolNet Festival

Meet Planday’s volunteers for the Lesvos FutbolNet Festival

In our last blog post we shared some exciting news: Planday will be sending two volunteers to The Lesvos FutbolNet Festival for Refugees. Our two volunteers will be sharing photos of their experiences while they’re at the festival, so we wanted to give you a quick introduction to each volunteer. We sat down with Jen Montague … Continued

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!

A sneak peak into how we build the Planday product: Part I

A sneak peak into how we build the Planday product: Part I

Welcome to Planday’s product development team! Over the next few posts we’ll be going into detail about how we do things at Planday from a product development perspective. We’ve been going through some radical changes over the past year that have all been geared up to providing the best platform we can to our customers. This first post will look at our general structure and practices, with future posts going into more details.

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.

Product announcement: App updates & simplified web interface for US customers

Product announcement: App updates & simplified web interface for US customers

We’re really excited to announce two major Planday developments: an updated app experience for all users, and a simplified web interface for US customers.

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.

Planday reaches top 5 in GetApp ranking of cloud-based apps

Planday reaches top 5 in GetApp ranking of cloud-based apps

We’re very proud to announce that Planday is in the top 5 of GetApp’s quarterly top 25 ranking of not only employee scheduling apps but also of workforce management apps. In both rankings, we’ve reached #4 which is a big step for us. With Planday, we’re on a mission to help businesses make the move away from manual tools, and enable teams to work together and more efficiently with the help of a simple, cloud-based product. This ranking shows that we’re on the right track.