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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…

The Future of Workforce Transformation – Adapting to Workforce Trends


The CEOs of 181 major US businesses have issued a statement saying that corporations should no longer value shareholder profit above all. Instead, they believe that high-level goals – like considering customers, the environment, employees,…

How Data Science is Transforming the Meaning of Productivity


Have you ever discussed a topic with a colleague to find you’re all thinking and talking about the same issue in completely different ways? That’s exactly what happened when some of REPL’s experts got together….

How Data Science is Transforming the Meaning of Productivity


Have you ever discussed a topic with a colleague to find you’re all thinking and talking about the same issue in completely different ways? That’s exactly what happened when some of REPL’s experts got together….

Preparing for a Christmas of Retailer’s Dreams


Christmas is always a critical time for retailers as the entire nation opens their wallets to spend, spend, spend. At least that’s what businesses are hoping for. However, spending increases flattened out at Christmas 2017…

How Data Science is Transforming the Meaning of Productivity


Have you ever discussed a topic with a colleague to find you’re all thinking and talking about the same issue in completely different ways? That’s exactly what happened when some of REPL’s experts got together….

The Transformative Tech Your Supermarket Can’t Afford to Ignore


Some savvy supermarkets are already embracing artificial intelligence (AI) to establish difference and gain market share. From Tesco trialling checkout-free shopping to Morrisons’ introduction of automated stock replenishment, the possibilities for the £190 billion grocery…

The Future of Workforce Management


Cloud computing, mobile technology and big data have combined to create exciting advances in workforce management (WFM) software. Improvements that enable retailers to change the way they hire, schedule and support staff. WFM has already…

The Psychology of Employee Engagement: How to Communicate, Connect and Change


Change is the new normal. Consumer expectations are shifting, technology is advancing, the high street is adapting. In this demanding environment, a major challenge among retailers is how to encourage employees to embrace and ultimately…

What is Workforce Management?


In a competitive retail landscape, effectively managing your workforce is the keystone to achieving organisational objectives. Historically, workforce management meant getting the right people with the right mix of skills in the right places at…