ST. LOUIS -- Employees can waste several hours a week erasing unwanted e-mail, otherwise known as SPAM. Schnuck Markets here recently installed a system at its headquarters that weeds out the electronic distractions.
The system, the P-Series Appliance from Proofpoint, Cupertino, Calif., serves the chain's 99 stores and 1,300 schnucks.com e-mail accounts. By analyzing over 50,000 message attributes, it has already reduced SPAM by 98%, said Schnucks. The feedback from employees was imme