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Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2010/04/21 - ITR, Canada's largest workforce management software developer, today announced it has been named "Finance Vendor of the Year" by Staples Canada Inc., Canada's largest office supply company.
Staples Canada Inc., Canada's largest office supply company, has awarded ITR, Canada's largest workforce management software developer, "Finance Vendor of the Year" for 2010. Staples highlighted ITR's commitment to providing exceptional support as a key factor in being named for the award.
Staples Canada president Steve Matyas and Staples Advantage Canada president Michael Zahra said Staples owes much of its success to the significant efforts made by vendors in all of its business units, and thanked each of them for their dedication and cooperation, particularly during the economic crisis throughout the past year.
ITR CEO Tracy Parzych said the award was a great honor for her 45-year-old company. "ITR has been working with Staples since the inception of its first store in 1991, flying under the Business Depot logo. The fact that our TimeZoneTM workforce management system has been able to accommodate the remarkable growth Staples has experienced over the past 19 years is as testament to its scalable architecture,” said Parzych, adding, "We look forward to many more years of continued success as Staples business partner."
The award was presented to ITR at Staples' annual Canadian Vendor Awards Dinner, held at the Toronto Congress Centre. In addition to the vendors being honored at the prestigious event, approximately 500 senior management team members were in attendance.
ITR (International Timer Recorder Company Limited) develops, implements and supports innovative software that helps organizations of any size and in any industry manage all aspects of their workforce: time and attendance, employee and job scheduling, accruals, labor allocation and time and labor reporting. Established in 1965, ITR is the largest privately owned Canadian provider of workforce management systems. With offices across Canada, ITR (itr.ca) delivers exceptional, scalable solutions and responsive customer service to more than 15,000 customers in North America and internationally.
About Staples Canada
Founded in Toronto in 1991, The Business Depot Ltd./STAPLES Canada Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is Canada's largest supplier of office supplies, business machines, office furniture and business services for the small business and home office customer. The company is an everyday low price retailer. The chain operates stores in all provinces across Canada under the banners STAPLES Canada and Bureau en Gros(MC). Marketing Magazine's Marketing/Leger 2008 Corporate Reputation Survey ranked STAPLES Canada/Bureau en Gros number one among Canada's top 100 companies surveyed in Canada. The company has over 13,500 employees serving customers through more than 300 office superstores, catalogue, and e-commerce. STAPLES(R)/Bureau en Gros(MC) is committed to making shopping easy by offering customers three ways to shop: online, by catalogue and in-store, visit easy.staples.ca/.