Magazine Article | September 23, 2013

How WFM/HCM Helps CORT Reign In Costs

Source: Innovative Retail Technologies
Matt Pillar

By Matt Pillar, chief editor

October 2013 Integrated Solutions For Retailers

How new HCM (human capital management) software helped $400 million CORT rein in the cost of managing its 2,300 associates.

It’s a bit of an understatement to say that CORT, A Berkshire Hathaway Company, can furnish virtually any space. The company’s unique business model touches every facet of an individual or company’s transition needs, notably furniture rental, destination services, event furnishings, apartment locating, touring, and other services for people and companies in transition. Whether you’re a Fortune 500 company looking to try out a new workplace environment for your organization or you just need seating for 10 employees, CORT specializes in the solution. If you’re searching for unique furniture to make a big splash at your next trade show or corporate gala, CORT Events provides furniture rental and logistics. If you want to give your kids a suitable place to live and study at college without having to move and assemble furniture yourself, CORT has student rental packages, too. The company even helps businesses and families find suitable spaces to live when relocating or commuting for work through its destination and home finding services.