About 7shifts

7shifts is an all-in-one restaurant team management platform that helps operators:

1) Make more profitable decisions. You'll get the insights you need to make the best team and operating decisions every day. Hit your labor targets with schedule enforcement, optimal labor tracking, and real-time reporting.

2) Improve operating efficiency. We'll help get your operations in order and cut down on easy-to-avoid mistakes. Proactively manage compliance, run payroll with ease, and track tasks with digital checklists.

3) Get time back. With all that improved efficiency, you'll have more free time to spend on creating great guest experiences. Easier scheduling, centralized communication, and automated tip calculations are at your fingertips.

4) Improve team retention. You'll gain access to the tools you need to help build strong teams. Keep a pulse on team engagement, sentiment, and satisfaction to reduce turnover by 13%.

Here’s how your restaurant can benefit from 7shifts:
- Save up to 4 hours per week creating and managing your staff schedules
- Reduce time spent on scheduling by 80%
- Save up to $250 per month in managers time
- Reduce labor costs to save up to $3,000 annually
- Reduce calls and texts from staff by 70%
- Create schedules with 95% labor accuracy
- Forecast your future sales with 95% accuracy
- Save $1,000s per month in reduced labor costs from more efficient schedule
- Save $1,000’s per month in early clock ins and labor overages

It's never been easier to manage your team's work schedules, time clocking, team communication, labor compliance, payroll, tips and more, all from one single place. 7shifts can be found in restaurants of all sizes—from mom-and-pop shops to national chains like Bareburger, Highway 55, and Five Guys. Join the 1,500,000+ restaurant pros already using 7shifts to simplify their team management.


Key benefits of 7shifts

7shifts is an all-in-one restaurant team management platform that helps operators:

1) Make more profitable decisions. You'll get the insights you need to make the best team and operating decisions every day. Hit your labor targets with schedule enforcement, optimal labor tracking, and real-time reporting.

2) Improve operating efficiency. We'll help get your operations in order and cut down on easy-to-avoid mistakes. Proactively manage compliance, run payroll with ease, and track tasks with digital checklists.

3) Get time back. With all that improved efficiency, you'll have more free time to spend on creating great guest experiences. Easier scheduling, centralized communication, and automated tip calculations are at your fingertips.

4) Improve team retention. You'll gain access to the tools you need to help build strong teams. Keep a pulse on team engagement, sentiment, and satisfaction to reduce turnover by 13%.

Here’s how your restaurant can benefit from 7shifts:
- Save up to 4 hours per week creating and managing your staff schedules
- Reduce time spent on scheduling by 80%
- Save up to $250 per month in managers time
- Reduce labor costs to save up to $3,000 annually
- Reduce calls and texts from staff by 70%
- Create schedules with 95% labor accuracy
- Forecast your future sales with 95% accuracy
- Save $1,000s per month in reduced labor costs from more efficient schedule
- Save $1,000’s per month in early clock ins and labor overages

It's never been easier to manage your team's work schedules, time clocking, team communication, labor compliance, payroll, tips and more, all from one single place. 7shifts can be found in restaurants of all sizes—from mom-and-pop shops to national chains like Bareburger, Highway 55, and Five Guys. Join the 1,500,000+ restaurant pros already using 7shifts to simplify their team management.


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7shifts Software - Communicate from anywhere
7shifts Software - Build schedules in minutes
7shifts Software - Make data-based decisions that help reduce labor costs
7shifts Software - Easily manage employee tips
7shifts Software - Integrate with your most important tools
7shifts Software - Schedule and pay in one place
7shifts Software - Trusted by 50,000+ restaurants around the world
7shifts Software - Improve team retention
7shifts Software - Keep your managers in sync
7shifts Software - Manage your restaurant with one versatile app
7shifts Software - Easily track team attendance
7shifts Software - Easily onboard employees
7shifts Software - Instantly message your team
7shifts Software - Eliminate endless to-do lists

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  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Company size: 51–200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

7shifts, not just for scheduling

Reviewed on 28/3/2019

I have found that using 7shifts significantly decreases the number of errors surrounding scheduling...

I have found that using 7shifts significantly decreases the number of errors surrounding scheduling and requested time off which is priceless in a labor market like this. furthermore, the time and energy spent on writing the schedule is much lower than when we used a homemade spreadsheet.

Pros

7shifts makes scheduling easy with a copy to next week feature that allows scheduler to mimic previous weeks schedules.

the repeating schedule feature makes scheduling kinder - allowing staff to set a weekly schedule of availability.

the chat and announcements feature lets communication flow without messier emails and texts.

the app-based time off submissions really simplify and streamline a formerly archaic system that was easy to screw up with paper notes, emails, calendars, notebooks.

the shift pool empowers staff to make last minute changes to their schedules or pick up extra work.

Cons

there's a lot of neat features that you have to pay extra for like an events calendar and labor to sales based scheduling.

Response from 7shifts

Amazing! Thanks so much for the review Heather. We are happy to hear that 7shifts is proving beneficial to your team at State Park, especially in a tight labor market. Please do not hesitate to reach out if there is ever anything we can do to help support you or your team.

Samson
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  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Company size: 51–200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

7 Shifts works

Reviewed on 28/3/2024

I am generally happy with it, and once I'm in a rhythm it's efficient and effective.

I am generally happy with it, and once I'm in a rhythm it's efficient and effective.

Pros

The ability to create open shifts, schedule templates, easily maneuver shifts and see requested days off, availability desires and schedule events all make a for a robust scheduling too.

Cons

Needs previous of the 2 days surrounding the work week to ensure better scheduling, clearer availability systems or the ability of a manager to input availability based on conversations they had, and it needs more robust event scheduling options that can be tied to open shifts that need to be filled

Response from 7shifts

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with 7shifts! We greatly appreciate customer feedback. With any feedback you'd like to share further, feel free to pass it along to [email protected].

Matthew
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  • Industry: Hospitality
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 1.0 /10

7Shifts went to a great platform for a good price to completely unusable and shockingly...

Reviewed on 2/11/2017

This software previously helped us save time and implement clear communication. It now is unusable...

This software previously helped us save time and implement clear communication. It now is unusable and has little to no benefit.

Pros

7Shifts has a clean website that is easy to use when it is up. The best thing about the software was how it worked before they updated the system to be unusable and increased their prices by almost 600%.

Cons

7Shifts' new tools are not thoughtful and don't work with other systems. They have overhauled their system and the new system consistently has issues that make the website and apps unusable. Additionally, the regular system crashes come as 7shifts went from a very reasonable a month depending on the size of your business, to $57 for what we were paying a month for previously. Poor support along with a "Sorry! You are SOL" way of doing business makes 7Shifts a must avoid. Every update from 7Shifts has also included problem after problem. While the system to sign up for their service never goes down, the apps and website are now regularly unusable.

Laura
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  • Industry: Wine & Spirits
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Great tool. Super easy.

Reviewed on 29/3/2024

It completely changed how we managed staffing and scheduling. We were doing everything manually so...

It completely changed how we managed staffing and scheduling. We were doing everything manually so it was a huge improvement. The team loves it. It helps with overall communications and task assignments.

Pros

7shifts allows us to easily schedule shifts and allows staff to trade among themselves without our involvement. The time clocking function is easy and intuitive. Love the ability to integrate with our POS so we can track productivity.

Cons

Having different apps for scheduling and time clock is a bit of a hassle. I wish the dashboard were more customizable.

Response from 7shifts

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with 7shifts! We greatly appreciate customer feedback. With any feedback you'd like to share further, feel free to pass it along to [email protected].

Terry
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  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Company size: 51–200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 7.0 /10

7 Shifts experience

Reviewed on 19/3/2024

Very helpful but price is increasing and we may have to look at another options as it will not be...

Very helpful but price is increasing and we may have to look at another options as it will not be price feasible for a small operation.

Pros

The real time updates for changing schedules putting shifts up for bid

Cons

employees being able to change availability after schedule posted

Response from 7shifts

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience with 7shifts! If there is ever anything we can help with, our team is here for you. Contact our support team to discuss your options [email protected].

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7shifts FAQs

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7shifts offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$34.99/month
  • Pricing model: Free Version, Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

14-day free trial, no credit card required. Comp: free for up to 30 employees and 1 location; Entrée: from $29.99/month/location (billed annually) or $34.99/month/location (billed monthly) - for up to 30 employees; The Works: from $69.99/month/location (billed annually) or $76.99/month/location (billed monthly) - for unlimited employees; Gourmet: contact 7shifts for a custom pricing quote for enterprise restaurants and chains; 7shifts also offers volume discounts for franchises, restaurant groups and chains.

7shifts has the following typical customers:

2–10, 11–50, 51–200, 201–500, 501–1,000, 1,001–5,000

7shifts supports the following languages:

English, French, Spanish

7shifts supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

7shifts integrates with the following applications:

ADP Workforce Now, CAKE, CAKE POS, Clover, GoTab POS, Gusto, Harbortouch POS, Heartland Payment Processing, Heartland Payroll, Heartland Restaurant, Lightspeed, Lightspeed POS, Lightspeed Retail, MYR POS, NCR Aloha, PAR Brink POS, POSitouch, Paycom, Paycor, Paylocity, QuickBooks, QuickBooks Online Advanced, Restaurant Manager, Revel Systems, Rezku POS, Solink, Speakap, Square Point of Sale, Squirrel POS, Tenzo, Toast POS, TouchBistro, UltiPro, Upserve, Vexilor POS, Wagepoint

7shifts offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Phone Support, Chat

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