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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…

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…

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 in the Digital World


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

REPL Helped Dunelm Successfully Deliver


The Client Dunelm is the UK’s leading soft furnishing and homeware retailer operating 172 stores across the UK and employing 7,000 people. The retailer places a focus on quality, style, value and making customers’ lives…

‘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…

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…