RedPrairie: Pilot Travel Centers matches actual to budgeted labor with RedPrairie Enterprise Workforce Management

National Petroleum Retail chain live with solution at over 310 Travel Centers nationwide

RedShift:2010 – ORLANDO, Fl. – RedPrairie Corporation, a productivity solutions provider, announced today that Pilot Travel Centers, LLC has used RedPrairie’s Workforce Management solution to match actual labor hours to budgeted labor hours at its over 310 Travel Centers nationwide. The country’s largest operator of travel centers and over-the-road diesel fuel, Pilot has partnered with RedPrairie for nearly five years.

“We originally selected RedPrairie’s solution based on their dedication to our business, and the long-term value we felt their software would provide,” says Rick Ellison, Pilot Travel Centers Operations Director. “Supporting our store managers is a top priority in our organization. Our managers can now build great schedules in much less time than before we adopted the workforce management solution.”

Pilot currently operates travel centers in over 40 U.S. states, and continues to grow each month. In the process, RedPrairie Enterprise Workforce Management has had a track record of helping the company control expenses as it expands.

“We congratulate Pilot for achieving the kind of success they have had with our solution,” says RedPrairie CEO Mike Mayoras. “They, along with all of our other retail customers, have exhibited a tremendous degree of sophistication in driving their business to the next level.”

Pilot Travel Centers representative Tim Wroblewski will speak at RedPrairie’s 13th annual user conference, RedShift:2010, on May 12, 2010 at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes hotel in Orlando, Fl. More information is available online at