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New route planning app enhances mobile workforce productivity

New route planning app enhances mobile workforce productivity

Runzheimer International®, the global leader in Total Employee Mobility solutions, today announced the availability of Runzheimer Mobile™, a next-generation application that gives mobile workers route planning and data capture tools while providing business intelligence to back-end administrators via visibility of field resource deployment.

Runzheimer Mobile™ is an intuitive, easy-to-use and highly accurate application for users in the field and in the office. It is designed to help any organisation with a mobile workforce improve route planning, territory planning, automated expense capture, and driver safety monitoring. Main features include:

*  Automating trip capture in a highly accurate way for mileage reimbursement
*  Proactively building itineraries that can be saved and interacted with from a smart device
*  One touch navigation to each itinerary location
*  Capturing expenses in the field
*  Capturing knowledge and notes in the field
*  Back end Web Center for real-time operational visibility

For mobile employees, Runzheimer Mobile™ enables daily itinerary and route planning via a private web interface, and instant access in the field via the mobile application for turn-by-turn navigation, automatic mileage and expense capture, helping the field worker to effectively manage, plan and dynamically modify their itinerary. Additionally, information from CRM software provides important account details needed to perform tasks at the client site.

For program leaders, Runzheimer Mobile’s Web Center gives back office operations increased ability for optimizing resource deployment and territory planning along with visibility into driver behaviors and trip costs.


“Runzheimer Mobile is the combination of our company’s experience in workforce mobility management and today’s powerful mobile technology”, said Greg Harper, President of Runzheimer International. “We harnessed that technology to give mobile workers the tools to simplify their daily business activities, and businesses the tools to increase overall efficiency. Runzheimer Mobile can eliminate manual data collection, and give companies the business intelligence to scale and meet demands to grow their businesses.”