Waterside Garden Centre, Peterborough is not a Garden Centre in the traditional sense but a destination in itself. It allows customers to stroll around the centre's scenic plant area, walk on the adjacent Fenland Nature Trail and peruse their wide ranging selection of products for the home and garden, pets and fish.
Queensgate Shopping Centre dominates the centre of Peterborough. It is owned by Norwich Union and managed by Jones Lang LaSalle. The centre is completely covered, has two shopping levels and over 90 shops. The anchor stores are John Lewis, Waitrose, BHS, M&S, H&M, Boots and Argos. The Centre is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, which involves staff working various shift patterns.
Euromax, part of ManeTCI Group, is the major retailer in the Albanian region. Their market extends from food retailing to electro-domestic and digital equipment and also into the fashion retail sector. Euromax's current operation includes Hypermarkets, Supermarkets and Corner Stores. The size of the stores vary from 400 to 5000 square and they also have modern and innovative logistic system based distribution centres of over 15,000 square metres.
Rapid Hardware is a privately owned discount retailer providing everything you need for your home and garden. Their main premises operate from Renshaw Street in Liverpool, employing around 250 people. Four years ago the organisation was in the process of developing their future plans, which included better control of staff administration and monitoring of attendance and time-keeping. I.T. Manager, Mark Nugent, was charged with the task of sourcing a new system.
Originally established in 1991, Index Books Ltd are one of the largest direct re-sellers of books and giftware in the UK. Around three years ago their Company Secretary, Jerry Beswick, and Deputy Managing Director, Tony Peel, were looking for a system that could check the punctuality of their staff and also record personnel and Health & Safety information.