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ADP Expands Availability of Mobile Solutions App in the United States

Monday, November 21, 2011

ADP Expands Availability of Mobile Solutions App in the United States09:30 EST Monday, November 21, 2011Free App for Eligible ADP Clients Enables Workers to Access their HR, Payroll, Retirement Savings and Time and Attendance via a Mobile DeviceROSELAND, N.J., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ADP ®, a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, benefits administration as well as integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, today announced it is making its popular ADP® Mobile Solutions application available to additional ADP clients in the United States.Effective immediately, small businesses using the company's innovative online payroll management solution, RUN Powered by ADP®, as well as those utilizing its comprehensive human resources outsourcing solution, ADP TotalSource(SM), will be able to access the ADP Mobile Solutions app. The expanded availability means that more than 100,000 additional ADP clients, with potentially millions of employee users, will be able to access a variety of their HR and Payroll information using a mobile device ? anytime, anywhere. Since its introduction in July of this year, more than 8,000 ADP clients are now using the ADP Mobile Solutions app, enabling their employees to view items such as recent pay statements, access corporate directories and company news, manage time and attendance, and review ADP Retirement Savings information remotely. During that time, the app has been downloaded more than 36,000 times from the Apple® App Store.Associates of clothing retailer ANN INC., the parent company of Ann Taylor, Loft, Ann Taylor Factory Stores and Loft Outlets, are among those now utilizing the ADP Mobile Solutions app.  "The ADP mobile app allows ANN INC.'s workforce ready access to pay information anytime, anywhere as they need it," said Michael Kingston, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Transformation and Technology, ANN INC. "The PIN feature for quick login is a big win for accessibility.""The rapid adoption and overwhelmingly positive response to the ADP Mobile Solutions app among our clients and their employees are a strong indication that organizations are realizing the benefits of an empowered mobile workforce," said Don Weinstein, Senior Vice President, Product Management at ADP.  "The ADP Mobile Solutions application helps clients ensure that their employees are engaged and productive, by giving them access to the tools and information they need, whenever and wherever they need them."Study Indicates Strong Demand among Employers for Mobile HR SolutionsA recent study conducted by VDC Research and the ADP Research Institute (ADPRI), a specialized group of market research professionals within ADP, found that early adopters are experiencing strong benefits from mobile HR solutions, ranging from workforce productivity and attracting talent, to increased employee satisfaction. Organizations of all sizes are also increasingly viewing mobile HR access for employees as a critical function when evaluating the capabilities of next-generation HR solutions and services.  Conducted across 400 mid-sized and large U.S. organizations, the study found that mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, are proving to be an effective means to achieve improved worker productivity, real-time decision making, and workforce satisfaction, A full copy of the whitepaper, entitled: "Mobile HR Solutions: Connecting & Empowering Your Workforce," can be downloaded for free by clicking here.ADP Mobile Solutions Requirements                                                                                              The ADP Mobile Solutions app is currently available to ADP clients who operate in the United States and utilize one or more applicable ADP solution offerings, such as payroll, time and attendance, and benefits. There is no additional charge to use the ADP Mobile Solutions application. It is available for download through the Apple® App Store for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod® touch devices.  It is also available using the browser of Apple®, Android? and Blackberry® devices by entering: (employees must already have an ADP User ID and password).For more information on the ADP Mobile Solutions app, please visit ADPAutomatic Data Processing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADP), with about $10 billion in revenues and approximately 570,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions.  Leveraging over 60 years of experience, ADP offers a wide range of human resource, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source.  ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes.  ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine, recreational vehicle, and heavy equipment dealers throughout the world.   For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1.800.225.5237 or visit the company's Web site at LarkinADP (973) 407-9714jim_larkin@adp.comSOURCE ADP