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. 

Planday’s UX Designer: “Our users motivate me to make a difference”

Planday’s UX Designer: “Our users motivate me to make a difference”

Want to meet one of the people behind the Planday brand? Say hi to Andreas. He is our design magician, making a complex system simple to use and beautiful to look at. He will tell you what it takes to design a quality product – and reveal what Planday users can expect from the system in the future.

Press release: Creandum invests $3.75m in Danish company Planday

Press release: Creandum invests $3.75m in Danish company Planday

Planday, the leading software-as-a-service solution for employee scheduling has raised 3.75 million USD (25 million SEK) from Creandum. Previously, Creandum has backed companies such as Spotify, iZettle, VideoPlaza, Vivino and Autobutler, and has played an important role in their international success. The funding will be spent on expanding Planday to international markets.