Android Restaurant Employee App - HotSchedules

Hotschedules.JPGHotSchedules, an online restaurant employee schedule provider, today announced the release and immediate
availability of its restaurant employee scheduling application for
Android. This follows their iPhone and BlackBerry apps.

The initial release of the HotSchedules Android app includes
employee-facing functionality, giving restaurant employees the ability

  • Check their work schedule anytime, anywhere with a fast,
    mobile-optimized app.
  • Request time off, pick up a shift, or release a shift and check
    manager approvals directly in the app.
  • Call or email co-workers on their HotSchedules contact list with one
  • Access their HotSchedules inbox and send messages.

An app update enabling manager-facing functionality, including dashboard
access, is expected to become available later in the year, followed by
Google Calendar integration.

The HotSchedules Android app is now available in the Android Market for

"There was a groundswell from our users online through Twitter
and Facebook
requesting an Android app," said Casey Clinkenbeard, VP of product development for HotSchedules. "This release was truly shaped by our
users. HotSchedules customers continue to be a driving force in our
overall product development, and mobile accessibility is a top priority
for many of our users."

About HotSchedules

HotSchedules, innovators of the most widely-used web-based restaurant
workforce management solutions and mobile applications, sets the
industry standard for service, support and labor management

HotSchedules' corporate and franchise clients include such well-known
concepts as Outback Steakhouse, the Cheesecake Factory, P.F. Chang's
China Bistro, Carino's Italian, Claim Jumper Restaurants, Carrabba's
Italian Grill, Fleming's Steakhouse, Applebee's, BJ's Restaurants,
Gordon Biersch, Jamba Juice and many others. For more information, visit