Press Releases 2018

Alpha Coffee Adopts Deputy to Strategically Manage Daily Business Operations

Coffee Retailer Saves up to 80 Hours a Month With Deputy

Simplifies Workforce Management with Auto-Scheduling, Tasking and Workplace Communication Features

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Deputy, an award-winning workforce management software company, today announced that Alpha Coffee, a coffee shop and retailer owned and operated by an ex-military family in Cottonwood Heights, Utah, employs the Deputy platform to optimize its workforce management. Dedicated to the highest level of service, Alpha Coffee unites its love of coffee with the military community by sending an equivalent of a cup abroad to deployed troops for every order they sell in the United States.

“We save approximately 15 to 20 hours a week using Deputy for scheduling, communication and payroll,” said Lori Churchill, Co-owner, Alpha Coffee.

“We save approximately 15 to 20 hours a week using Deputy for scheduling, communication and payroll,” said Lori Churchill, Co-owner, Alpha Coffee. “Leveraging technology is a key component of our business model. From messaging, clocking in via kiosk or the mobile app, shift trading and timesheets, thanks to Deputy, we are able to scale our business and grow.”

Deputy’s cloud-based and intuitive platform enables companies of all sizes to take on the complex tasks involved in workforce management. Features like auto-scheduling, time clock and attendance, tasking, workplace communication, performance management and more enable business owners to save time and money while making it easier to manage employees.

“We’ve poured our heart and soul into the business and it is imperative that we have a smart strategy that supports our mission,” said Carl Churchill, Co-owner of Alpha Coffee. “Using Deputy enables us to optimize business decisions so we can continue to honor all those who serve in the military, and provide discounts to veterans as well as donate to charities.”

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About Alpha Coffee

Co-founded by LTC(R) Carl Churchill, a combat veteran with 21 years of service both as an enlisted soldier and officer, and his wife, Lori Churchill, a military spouse and coffee lover, Alpha Coffee is an online coffee retailer and brick and border coffee shop near Salt Lake City in Cottonwood Heights, Utah. With a mission that believes in awesome coffee, giving back, having fun and being a warrior, Alpha Coffee donates coffee to deployed service members through its Coffee for Troops program. Learn more by visiting:

About Deputy

Founded in 2008, Deputy is headquartered in Atlanta, U.S., and Sydney, Australia, with offices in the United Kingdom and the Philippines. As the ultimate workforce manager, and an Apple Mobility Partner, Deputy offers best-in-class technology in a cloud-based solution that simplifies scheduling, timesheets, tasking and other employee communication. This, coupled with brilliant mobile apps and one-click payroll integration, equips business managers with the tools they need to get out of the back office and into the action. More than 60,000 workplaces in 73 countries use Deputy to manage their employees. For more information, visit and follow @DeputyApp.




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