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Big Enough to Deliver, Small Enough to Care


When it comes to air travel, you have a choice. Do you book a flight from a large international airport, with multiple terminals, many thousands of fellow passengers and an unnecessarily long walk from car…

An Introduction to Supply Chain for Retailers


“Leaders win through logistics. Vision, sure. Strategy, yes. But when you go to war, you need to have both toilet paper and bullets at the right place at the right time. In other words, you…

How We Get Tech to Work


REPL has built a reputation for pioneering new approaches to digital technology solutions by delivering innovative, complex, large-scale projects for global retailers.  Every technology consultancy regardless of size has access to virtually the same tech….

Meet REPL’s Rising Star – Emily Lawton


What do you get when you cross an interest in tech with a degree in Russian and linguistics? REPL’s latest award-winning programmer, Emily Lawton.  As one of REPL’s rising stars – and the winner of…

Will Black Friday Lighten the Mood For the UK High Street?


Black Friday is supposed to be a bright spot in retailers’ calendars. But in recent years it has only delivered a small uptick in spend compared to October’s consumption.  Black Friday is supposed to be…

Workforce Management Technology in South Africa’s Rainbow Nation


Technology doesn’t exist in a bubble. To be operationally useful, it needs to adapt to its surroundings and flex to its context. Nowhere is this more true than in South Africa.  Having worked in the…

Half of UK CIOs, CTOs invest in store digital capabilities


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL, recently spoke with Direct Commerce Magazine, about our recent research which revealed that retailers are prioritising a frictionless high street shopping experience by providing real-time stock availability (49 per cent)…

Half of UK CIOs and CTOs are investing in in-store digital capabilities to replicate the convenience of online services


Mike Callender, executive chairman for REPL, recently spoke with A1 Retail Magazine about our recent research that showed over half (51%) of UK retail CIOs and CTOs are investing in up-to-date pricing and quicker payment…

Half of UK CIOs and CTOs are investing in in-store digital capabilities to replicate the convenience of online services


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL, recently spoke with Global Banking & Finance Review about a recent survey we conducted. Over half (51%) of UK retail CIOs and CTOs are investing in up-to-date pricing and quicker…

The UK retail CIO and CTO must invest in tech to match the online experience


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL, recently spoke with Information Age about our recent research we conducted. It shows that as the ‘high street’ declines, UK retail CIO and CTO must invest in tech to…

LBC News – Mike Callender comments on Mothercare


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL, recently spoke with LBC News about the news that Mothercare announced it was going into administration, putting 2500 jobs at risk. To listen to the comments, click here

REPL Are Officially Company of the Year


On Thursday 7th November at the annual Birmingham Business Excellence Awards, REPL Group were named as Birmingham Company of the Year. The awards evening, held at the International Convention Centre in Birmingham, saw REPL as…