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    UK/USA Grocery – Learnings from 2022 Should Drive 2023

    2022 was a year to remember. For most retailers, however, it was not a year to savour or celebrate. 2022 will be remembered for the war in Ukraine, leading to food supply shortages and major increases in energy costs. COVID-19 heavily impacted economic performance throughout 2022 and will continue to lead to supply chain issues for retailers into 2023. Such a backdrop has led to high inflation …

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    Ed Betts appointed UK & Eire General Manger

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    Ed Betts appointed UK & Eire General Manger

    Retail Express has appointed Edward Betts its UK General Manager for UK and Eire, responsible for its UK Client base, New Customer Sales and Business Development and the company’s Business Consulting. Ed joined Retail Express in 2019 after spells with Asda, the UK Supermarket Group previously own by Walmart where he was a Category Manager. Ed also worked for an international drinks company where he was responsible …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Retail Technologies, 2021 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Retail Technologies, 2021 

    Retail Express was recognized among a shortlist of vendors in the 2021 report July 2021 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Retail Technologies, 2021 [1]. “Our sole focus for seven years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that best contribute to corporate growth …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Management Applications: Long Life Cycle Products 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Management Applications: Long Life Cycle Products 

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2021 report May 2021 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Management Applications: Long Life Cycle Products [1]. “Our sole focus for seven years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions 

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2021 report February 2021 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions [1]. “Our sole focus for seven years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that best contribute to …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Unified Price, Promotion and Markdown Optimisation Applications 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Unified Price, Promotion and Markdown Optimisation Applications 

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2021 report January 2021 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Unified Price, Promotion and Markdown Optimization Applications[1]. “Our sole focus for seven years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that …

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    Mark Grange appointed Marketing and Operations Manager

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    Mark Grange appointed Marketing and Operations Manager

    Mark Grange has been appointed Marketing & Operations Manager effective immediately. In this new role Mark will be responsible for Strategic and Product Marketing, HR and Office Management. Mark joined Retail Express direct from university and spent more than a decade as an Engineer in the Retail Express Development Group, following which Mark was responsible for the Product Marketing function and Customer & Internal training. Mark’s well …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Optimisation Applications in Merchandising 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Optimisation Applications in Merchandising 

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2020 report. October 2020 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Optimization Applications in Merchandising  [1]. “Our sole focus for six years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that best contribute …

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    Phil Grange appointed Chief Financial Officer

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    Phil Grange appointed Chief Financial Officer

    Reflecting on the growth of Retail Express in recent years Philip Grange has been appointed Chief Financial Officer, a new role in the expanding management organisation at Retail Express. Philip, a Director of the Holding Company has been a long-time employee and Director since 2014. Philip in this new role will continue to have responsibility for Finance & Accounting, Administration, Legal, Business Planning and Treasury. Philip will …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Retail Technologies, 2020

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Retail Technologies, 2020

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2020 report. July 2020 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Retail Technologies, 2020[1]. “Our sole focus for six years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that best contribute to corporate growth …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Management Applications: Long Life Cycle Products

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Management Applications: Long Life Cycle Products

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2020 report. May 2020 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Assortment Management Applications: Long Life Cycle Products[1]. “Our sole focus for six years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that …

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    New Software Supplier Collaboration Module

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    New Software Supplier Collaboration Module

    Retail Express has launched a new generation Supplier Collaboration module as part its Intelligent Merchandising platform. The solution provides a two-way Supplier Portal that connects with the heart of the Promotional Module and allows the Retailer and Vendors to plan, negotiate and agree deals and allowance for Promotions, Media, and Promotional Displays, and creates a digital contract and tracks Supplier Funding for both parties. This solution transforms …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions 

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2020 report. January 2020 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions [1]. “Our sole focus for six years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that best contribute to …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2018 report. Dec 2018 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions[1]. “Our sole focus for four years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that best contribute to …

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Unified Price, Promotion and Markdown Optimisation Applications, 2018 

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    Retail Express listed as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Unified Price, Promotion and Markdown Optimisation Applications, 2018 

    Retail Express was recognised among a shortlist of vendors in the 2018 report. June 2018 – Retail Express, a leading provider of merchandising solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Unified Price, Promotion and Markdown Optimization Applications, 2018 [1]. “Our sole focus for four years has been on working closely with our customers to develop products that …

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    Retail Express at NG Retail Summit 2018

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    Retail Express at NG Retail Summit 2018

    Retail Express attended Next Generation Retail Summit, Royal Turnberry Hotel, 14 – 16 May 2018 Scotland UK – May 14th – 16th 2018 – Retail Express The summit was an opportunity to sit down 1 on 1 over 3 days with key retailer professionals from across Europe and discuss the latest advances in machine learning and how we can use this technology to improve their business and …

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    Retail Express at RBTE 2018

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    Retail Express at RBTE 2018

    Retail Express wraps up 2 successful days at Retail Business Technology Expo 2018. London UK – May 2nd & 3rd 2018 – Retail Express The show was an opportunity to meet with retail professionals, listen to our peers in the industry and learn from the people on the front line of retail. As a team of former retail professional we understand that engaging with the industry beyond …

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    RE Included in Gartners 2017 Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions

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    RE Included in Gartners 2017 Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions

    Retail Express Chosen by Gartner Research for Inclusion in 2017 Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions Leeds UK – Oct 30, 2017 – Retail Express has been selected for the 5th consecutive year by Gartner research to be included in their latest market report “Market Guide for Retail Forecasting and Replenishment Solutions”. In the report, Mike Grizwold, Research Director at Gartner, reviews the leaders in …

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    RE Inclusion in Forrester 2017: Merchandise Management Systems report

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    RE Inclusion in Forrester 2017: Merchandise Management Systems report

    Retail Express Chosen by Forrester Research for Inclusion in 2017 Vendor Landscape: Merchandise Management Systems report Leeds UK – March, 2017 – Retail Express has been selected by Forrester Research to be included in their latest Vendor Landscape: Merchandise Management Systems report. In the report, George Lawrie, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, reviews the leaders in the field of Merchandise Management Systems. The report is the guide …

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    TESCO BUYS /MERGES WITH BOOKER PLC

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    TESCO BUYS /MERGES WITH BOOKER PLC

    RETAIL EXPRESS CEO BLOG: 27th JANUARY, 2017 10am TESCO BUYS /MERGES WITH BOOKER PLC – WOW We all awoke this morning to the surprise news that the Tesco group was merging with Booker plc which adds £5 Billion in sales to the resulting Tesco group, £155 Million in operating profits and a hefty £200 Million per annum a Year in Synergy savings by the third year from …

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    Auto Pricing & Rules Engine Upgrade

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    Auto Pricing & Rules Engine Upgrade

    Retail Express is pleased to announce the extension of its PREDICTIVE PRICE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION with a series of enhancements to provide auto pricing with ‘multi level’ rules to complement the existing rule and constraints processing; this allows the Rules to be conditional based on circumstances at the time with a user defined priority sequence with multiple constraints possible at each level. To accommodate this more sophisticated rules …

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    Competitor Analytics & Landscape:

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    Competitor Analytics & Landscape:

    Retail Express is pleased to announce the extension of its Category Management / Merchandise Management solution with the provision of its COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE and ANALYTICS offering; this provides an analysis of the performance of a retailer’s stores organised by the profile of each store’s competitors and providing INSIGHT into how different types of stores perform financially when their primary competitor is for example Tesco Express or ALDI …

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