Gurgaon, 04 October: VLCC, the leading wellness and healthcare company had partnered with the leading HR solutions and technology provider, PeopleStrong, to equip its Human Resource division with a dynamic and holistic technology solution for its employees.
While VLCC’s employees’ will get access India’s first comprehensive HR mobile APP (Alt Worklife by PeopleStrong) that promises to help people to simplify their work life, the decision to bring technological solutions was taken in cognizance of the overall convenience of its agile employees who are geographically spread, in a transparent and systematic manner.
Deployed within in a span of only four weeks using PeopleStrong Alt’s pre-configured app environment, VLCC is an early adopter in the wellness and beauty sector to have implemented SaaS HR solutions to harness 360 degree HR information system encompassing, employee leaves, attendance, business related expenses, performance management and on-boarding, among other functionalities.
People engagement is core to VLCC’s journey of transformation and as they become increasingly integrated with the global economy, adoption of digitization will not only accelerate this journey but will also help VLCC make their programs more impactful. Direct connect with employees will spread across 13 countries and strengthen the culture of empowerment through information access ‘on the go’ which will improve productivity while simultaneously keeping the employees happy and reducing attrition.
Commenting on the implementation, Mr. Paramjit Singh Nayyar, Global CHRO, VLCC said “The process of digitization within the organization will keep employee experience at the core of the company. This is truly a milestone for us as we are determined to empower our people and transform the way we experience work. We have chosen PeopleStrong as an HR technology partner to automate the entire employee life cycle in the first phase and we would be soon be automating the entire gamut of HR processes and take employee experience to the next level.”
Mr. Kiran Kumar, Chief Sales Officer, PeopleStrong said, “It is exciting to see HR and HR Tech focus amongst corporates, especially from non-traditional industries like Wellness and Beauty. VLCC is going to create an amazing success story of employee experience in the sector and we are extremely happy to partner with them. HR and the adoption mobile based app is a growing trend in mature markets like US and Europe, but the India story is still shaping up. And we are extremely happy to partner with VLCC as we rarely see focus on HR and invocative HR from non-traditional industries like Wellness and Beauty.”
Founded by Mrs. Vandana Luthra as a beauty and slimming services centre in 1989, VLCC Health Care Limited was incorporated in 1996 and is recognized in India and abroad for its comprehensive portfolio of beauty and wellness products and services and also enjoys a high level of consumer trust. Having among the largest scale and breadth of operations within the beauty and wellness services industry in India, and 11 countries in South Asia, South East Asia, the GCC Region and East Africa. It has operations in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait and Kenya. The company also operates VLCC Institutes of Beauty & Nutrition that have grown to become India’s largest chain of vocational education academies in the beauty and nutrition training segment, training nearly 10,000 students annually and offering courses in multiple disciplines.
VLCC also manufactures, at GMP-certified plants owned by its subsidiaries in India and Singapore, a range of skin-care, hair-care and body-care products that the company markets in India, the GCC region and other countries, including branded skin care, hair care, and body care products as well as a range of functional/fortified foods.
A product portfolio of premium skin-care lines under the BelleWave™, SkinMTX™ and Enavose™ brands of its Singapore-based subsidiary, GVIG, is also distributed by third-party distributors across South East Asia. GVIG also has a bulk manufacturing and formulation development agreement for its personal care products with a Swiss firm.
VLCC has over 4,000 employees, including professionals such as doctors, nutritionists, physiotherapists and cosmetologists.
PeopleStrong is India’s leading HR Solutions and Technology Company headquartered at Gurgaon, India. With the vision to Simplify Work Life, PeopleStrong offers the next generation HR SaaS Technology designed “For HR, by HR” named PeopleStrong Alt. It is 100% “Born on cloud” and designed “mobile first” – providing an app like simplicity which over 5 Lacs+ users spread over 200+ organizations experience every single day. The pre-configured app environment has been created through natural R&D and distills PeopleStrong’s experience of managing some of largest HR environments in India.