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Could this be the end of POS as we know it?

Some of today’s most forward-looking retailers are finding radical ways to eliminate the need for tills, check-outs and everything to do with traditional point of sale stations. REPL’s Executive Chairman, Mike Callender recently wrote an…

The end of point of sale as we know it?

Is this the end of point of sale we know it? Our Executive Chairman, Mike Callender talks to the IoT Global Network about how retailers are tackling point of sale issues and the advances in…

How MuleSoft Helps You Build On Legacy

Legacy. It’s a challenge faced by many retailers. Especially companies that have gone through ongoing outsourcing-insourcing-outsourcing cycles. Large, complex and often poorly understood systems, they are the lifeblood of the organization. Huge databases of product,…

REPL vs. Contractors – Which Will Work Best for Your Business?

Digital evolution requires specialist expertise. While you may have your own in-house team, sometimes you need to: boost your capabilities with niche knowledge find highly specific skills at short notice get a project over the…

A1 Retail Q&A with Mike Callender

A1 Retail, a leading online retail magazine recently conducted a Q&A with our Executive Chairman, Mike Callender. You can read the full Q&A by clicking here.

Forecasting demand can help drive success

Our Executive Chairman, Mike Callender recently spoke with Retail Jeweller about how forecasting demand, incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning could help to drive success for independent jewellers. You can read the article by clicking…

Post-Match Analysis: Retail Did Well, But Could Do Better

As I write, the country is still in recovery mode after the roller coaster drama of the World Cup. It’s time for reflection on what was achieved and what might have been. Hopefully, many retailers…

An extra $650m investment in product and service innovation could put Waitrose ahead of the game

It’s fantastic to see the article involving our Executive Chairman, Mike Callender published today on the Harpers Wine and Spirits website. You can read the article by clicking here.

Machines Enhance the Human Touch at RBTE

Robots, machine learning, artificial intelligence – there was no need for a crystal ball or even a forecasting app to predict the main themes of the recent Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE), at London’s Olympia….

REPL Group Feature in the Global Banking and Finance Review

We are pleased to see that our recent press release on our growth has been picked up by the Global Banking and Finance Review. You can read the article by clicking here.

Machines enhance the human touch at RBTE

It’s great to see the article involving our Executive Chairman, Mike Callender published today on the Retail Times website. You can read the article by clicking here.

REPL Group is once again inspiring Britain

REPL Group is extremely pleased to announce that for the second consecutive year running we’ve been listed on the London Stock Exchange 1000 businesses inspiring Britain report 2018. 1000 Companies to Inspire is London Stock…

REPL Group Make the BBC News

In case you missed it…we’re delighted to see REPL Group featured on BBC News Live yesterday. You can view the article by clicking here.

Tracking The Growth Of The Leading Performers In The County

By most measures, Coventry and Warwickshire is booming. The county appears to be benefiting from moves to decentralize the economy from London and form a united front with the rest of the Midlands. Infrastructure investment…

Understanding the Power of Retail Technology for your Business

In the rollercoaster world of retail, never has a truer word been spoken. Stand still and you won’t just get left behind, you could disappear completely. Look no further than Toys R Us, Maplin and…

What to Consider When Selecting Your Digital Retail Solution

Google “retail technology solutions” and you’ll be overwhelmed by over 18 million pages of information to plough through. The market is overflowing with innovative new offerings and older tech that’s been updated to keep up…

Here’s What the Best Retail Technology Solutions Make Possible

Fifteen years ago, Steven Spielberg presented us with his future vision of retail: a mall crammed with retina scanners and virtual reality humans bombarding shoppers with highly-targeted ad messages. When we watched Minority Report on…

24 Apr

RBTE 2018

RBTE 2018

Come and visit us at Europe’s leading event for the retail industry RBTE. Where we’ll be sharing our smartest retail tech yet on stand F170. From Workforce Management, Point of Sale to Supply Chain we…