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REPL UK Recognised As Great Place to Work


Last year, REPL’s US business won a Great Place To Work award – officially confirming the high-trust culture the company has worked so hard to build. Now, REPL UK has followed suit with its own…

Can data save the high street?


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman of REPL, recently wrote an article for ITProPortal discussing how high street retailers can make the most of their data including using data for the physical shop floor. “With increasing competition…

REPL Offers Continued Support to Customers and Employees During COVID-19 Outbreak


A message from Mike Callender, Executive Chairman, and Cerys Johnson, CEO, REPL Group In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we remain committed to supporting our customers, while maintaining the safety and wellbeing of our workforce….

Raising Money for Sports Relief 2020


Here at REPL Group we celebrated Sports relief on Friday 13th. We want to say a big congratulations to all of our team members who cycled the distance of our Warwick office to our Henley-in-Arden…

Successfully Overcoming Cultural Barriers to Retail Tech


Landing a technology project can be difficult at the best of times; conflicting stakeholder views, multiple voices and different priorities all compete for supremacy. Add in a global, multi-national dimension and retail tech projects become…

Celebrating Equality on International Women’s Day 2020


International Women’s Day (IWD) falls on Sunday 8th March. It’s an opportunity to celebrate the social, economic and political achievements of women and marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality.  In 1911 the…

Optimising Your Fuel Pricing Strategy Through Machine Learning


In a highly competitive and reactive market, setting petrol and diesel prices is an ongoing challenge for fuel retailers. Too high and you’ll drive customers to the competition. Too low and you compromise profit. REPL…

Savvy-shoppers wise up to discounting trend


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman of REPL, recently spoke with 365 Retail about our research into shopping habits and how the discounting trend is having an impact. According to our research with 1000 consumers, 61% of…

Turbocharge Your Existing Workforce Management Software With ADAPT


Is your retail business still using time-consuming spreadsheets to forecast your workforce needs? Do you use a range of workforce management (WFM) tools that rely on accurate forecasts to perform at their best? Do you…

Upcoming Retail Trends for 2020 and Beyond


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL, recently wrote an article for A1 Retail about the upcoming retail trends for 2020 and beyond. Mike discusses AI & RPA, Personalisation and Headless Commerce. “Artificial intelligence (AI) and…

Your Retail Tech Opportunity Download the Insight You Need to Thrive on the High Street


Technology is revolutionising retail businesses across the world. You know how essential digital transformation is to survival. As global tech consultants, we surveyed CTOs and CIOs from multiple retailers to reveal how they’re keeping up…

‘Short-term discounting isn’t the answer to the high street’s problems’: study


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman of REPL, recently spoke with Internet Retailing about a study we recently conducted showing that short-term discounting isn’t the answer to the high street’s problems. The study found that while 31% wait…

Retail facial recognition and eye tracking the next tech wave, maybe


Jon Hughes, EVP of REPL, recently spoke with TechTarget to discuss whether he thinks facial recognition and eye tracking are the next retail tech wave. Stores and restaurants are testing retail facial recognition technology to…

REPL Announces Strategic Collaboration with Kronos to Support EMEA Workforce Dimensions Deployments


Global Retail IT consultancy and technology firm REPL Group today announced it has joined the Kronos Workforce Dimensions Technology Partner Network, a fast-growing ecosystem of organizations utilizing the revolutionary Workforce Dimensions solution and intelligent Kronos…

Mike Callender on supply chains and Brexit’s impact on retail


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman of REPL, recently spoke with FashionUnited about his belief that the biggest thing retailers need to focus on right now and at the start of this decade is supply chains. “Retailers…

Everything You Need To Know About NRF 2020


If you couldn’t make the event, or you did attend and need a recap, this article is for you. Here, we highlight the best bits of the NRF 2020 big event and reveal the hot retail technology topics everyone was talking about.

Workforce Transformation – A Force For Good, For All


Right person, right place, right time. How many times have you heard that said when it comes to managing your workforce? However, this approach has become commonplace and therefore less competitive. And, due to a…

Walmart: improving its scheduling accuracy with REPL


REPL Groups Executive Chairman, Mike Callender recently spoke to Business Chief about how they successfully rolled out BlueYonder Workforce Management to help improve the scheduling accuracy for Walmart.  The rollout touches 1.6 million associates in…