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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…

‘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…

REPL Implements Workforce Management Solution for More Than 1.6m Walmart Employees Worldwide


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL Group, recently spoke with Retail Times about the WFM solution that was implemented by REPL and how it has provided Walmart with a number of benefits. It has made…

REPL Implements Workforce Management Solution for Walmart Employees


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL Group, recently spoke to the US Business News about the WFM solution that was implemented by REPL and how it has provided Walmart with a number of benefits. It…

REPL Helps Implement Workforce Management Solution for More Than 1.6 Million Walmart Employees Worldwide


Mike Callender, Executive Chairman for REPL Group, recently spoke with Markets Insider about how we successfully rolled out JDA Workforce Management to help improve the scheduling accuracy for Walmart.  The rollout touches 1.6 million associates…

REPL Partners with Wagestream to Empower Employees


Global technology consultants REPL have joined forces with a unique solution, Wagestream, which allows employees to access a proportion of their wages as soon as they’ve earned them. Wagestream provide employees full visibility of their…

Marks & Spencer Transforms Workforce Scheduling with JDA and Microsoft


Chris Love, Managing Partner for REPL, recently spoke with Bloomberg about a recent engagement strategy whereby Marks & Spencer transforms workforce scheduling for 80,000 colleagues with BlueYonder (formally JDA) and Microsoft Teams. M&S selected BlueYonder…

M&S transforms workforce scheduling for 80,000 colleagues


Chris Love, Managing Partner for REPL, recently spoke with Retail Times about our recent collaboration with JDA and Microsoft Teams to implement a solution for M&S. To simplify its in-store operations, M&S needed to combine…

Customer Experience is King. Long Live the King.


The importance of customer experience has long been recognised in retail. Informed consumers seek balance between immediate satisfaction and compelling experiences with brands and products. This dichotomy will only continue, embellished by an increasing pace…

REPL Joins Forces with Catapult to Help Employers Access a Shared Workforce


Global technology consultants REPL have partnered with shared workforce platform Catapult to boost workforce flexibility. The innovative system allows people to choose when they work and who they work for by offering specific shifts at…

Accelerate Your Digital Transformation with REPL At NRF 2020


You’re committed to transforming your retail business. You’re focused on delivering speed, convenience, hyper-personalization and slick integration. But when it comes to selecting your perfect tech consultancy partner, the choice can be overwhelming. Do you…

The Latest Retail Technology Trends In the UK and US


Similar cultures. The same language. Two sides of the same ocean. The US and UK seem to have a lot in common. But is this true when it comes to retail technology trends? Jon Hughes…