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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…

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…

Future-Proof Your Forecourt – Fuel Retail


Get Ready for Fuel Evolution REPL are retail technology specialists. And fuel retail is no exception. We understand the unique challenges for a sector that’s facing steady but significant change. Through collaborative problem-solving and innovative…

REPL Connect BP Employees to Future-Proofed Tech


In the highly competitive fuel market, leading retailer BP needed to overhaul outdated technology that was compromising customer service and employee morale. REPL came on board as their strategic partner, owning the end-to-end delivery of a…

The State of Retail: How to Buck the High Street Closures Trend


Latest figures have revealed the highest net number of high street store closures since monitoring began in 2010. Each day in the UK during the first half of 2019, 16 shops closed their doors while…

Embracing Tech to Power Productivity: Retail Insider Tips


Standing still in retail isn’t an option. The opportunities to implement ground-breaking tech are all around us. From slick payment options to streamlined scheduling, there are tools out there to buck the trend of high…

REPL Attending IFSF Annual Conference 2019


On November 5th and 6th REPL will be at the International Forecourt Standards Forum (IFSF) Annual Conference 2019 in Budapest, Hungary at the Kempinski Corvinus Hotel. We will be discussing and sharing the essential challenges…

Celebrating Women in Technology


To celebrate Ada Lovelace Day, we caught up with some women at REPL to tell their own story. What inspired them to get involved in technology? What are their proudest achievements? What would they change…

The 2019 WFM Forum: Another Successful Day of Insight and Ideas-sharing


All of us working in retail understand that our industry is facing ongoing challenges. Challenges that for some have proved impossible to overcome. High street closures are at their highest level since monitoring began in…