This white paper shows how accurately forecasting for short lifecycle products is possible through intelligent statistical modeling that uses data from previous product introductions.
RELEX has played a key role in supporting the evolution of Arena’s supply chain processes towards a more holistic control of its entire customer-fulfilment chain.
Using AI to optimize main replenishment days enables more efficient goods handling and store operations in retail distribution.
With AI hype going on, many forget that AI doesn’t matter, but the results do. We now use pragmatic AI when describing how we use data for better decisions.
The increasing influence of scientifically-driven planning and operating methods in retail dominated the conversation at RELEX Live in the UK.
RELEX has tapped Frank Lord to serve as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer. Lord will be tasked with overseeing global sales processes and bringing market approaches into alignment in order to drive growth.
Most retailers are rich in data, but access to data does not automatically enable retailers to make better decisions faster. This is where decision science steps in.
K Group, one of the biggest operators in the Finnish grocery trade, has chosen RELEX’s workforce optimization tool to better match staff shifts to workload.
RELEX was used to simulate the dynamic safety stock levels and their effects on inventory and service levels in MIT research.
The leading UK convenience store retailer will implement RELEX Solutions’ cloud based supply chain planning solution across its 900 stores and 3 distribution centres.
Starting in 2019, we’ll be expanding our partnership through a new agreement with Ahold Delhaize USA’s services company to provide an innovative, integrated solution for forecasting and replenishment.
His areas of expertise include the design and implementation of change management processes, multi-channel strategy and execution, and the impact of digital transformation on consumer behavior and retail operating models.
Years ago, a store may have stocked between 7,000 and 8,000 over-the-counter SKUs. Today, retailers have to account for and optimize anywhere between 15,000 and 20,000 SKUs.
The Nordic region’s leading photographic and video equipment retailer aims to improve assortment decisions, availability and customer satisfaction.
Retailers are no longer interested in major system replacements. Instead, there’s a trend toward implementing in parts rather than as a whole.
With strong project and change management qualifications coupled with a passion for retail, Ron possesses a unique skill set that will help further address the needs of RELEX’s growing list of Tier One retailers.
RELEX Solutions, provider of unified retail planning solutions, will present at the Shoptalk conference in Las Vegas, NV on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
RELEX Retail and Supply Chain Award 2018 Granted to Research on Secondary Usage of Serialization in the Pharmaceutical Industry
RELEX Solutions’ annual Retail and Supply Chain Award is given to the best European master’s thesis in the field of retail and supply chain planning.
Many assume that a focus on quality leads to a higher level of waste. It doesn’t. In fact, waste and quality problems often share the same root cause.
Saint-Gobain is to use RELEX’s forecasting and replenishment technology to boost availability, cut inventory and integrate its supply chain.
French Retail Giant, Casino Group, to Optimize Promotions Replenishment With RELEX’s Retail Planning Solution
Casino Group, one of the leaders in French retail, has chosen RELEX’s retail planning solutions to optimize replenishment for promotions in its stores.
FTZ replaces legacy system to get a more efficient supply chain, better process support and, above all, to guarantee high availability throughout the entire organization.
RELEX will use the funding to continue to fuel its successful growth by accelerating product development, hiring more tech talent and investing further into the development of the organization.
Smeding will be working with RELEX to ensure the availability of the freshest possible products, and to enable minimised stockholding, spoilage and other associated ordering costs.
In grocery retail, the reality is that the change and the challenges aren’t going to stop anytime soon. If anything, the competition will just get tougher.
The NRF Retail’s Big Show in New York is among the most important retail industry events of the year. Among the trendier topics this year was the rise of AI.
The Green Supply Chain Awards recognize providers of supply chain solutions who assist their customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals within their operations and supply chains.
RELEX was recognized in a variety of categories for both Tier One and Mid-Size retailers, including customer satisfaction, performance, ease of administration, quality of support and service, ROI, total cost of operation, and technology innovation.
Sweden’s leading grocery retailer is optimizing its supply chain processes by making its forecasting and replenishment more proactive.
Does corporate responsibility end with the spreadsheet, or do grocers have a second set of responsibilities – to the customers and the earth providing the goods?
Instead of shipping presents all over the world, we spread our holiday joy by doing charitable work and supporting good causes that will be shared on this page throughout December.
Norway’s largest online fresh food retailer has seen a decrease of 49% in spoiled products proportion of sales and 25% increase in inventory turnover.
This best practice guide highlights the key approaches for increasing responsiveness and efficiency in grocery retail supply chains.
Martec & RELEX’s annual State of The Retail Supply Chain Survey finds most retailers see competition as fiercer than ever. The rise of Amazon is however being met with a surprising degree of complacency.
RELEX helped the leading pet supplies retailer in the Nordics to integrate its complex and ever-changing supply chain, which is now managed by a single super-user.
Our annual ‘State of the Retail Supply Chain’ report identifies several areas where we believe retailers could improve their operational efficiencies based on deficiencies they have highlighted.
16 % of large US grocery retailers still base their distribution center forecasts on historical data on outbound deliveries from these distribution centers. This is akin to driving a car while looking into the rearview mirror.
Richard Daw will join the RELEX Solutions’ U.S. office as Vice President Sales, North America, to help drive the continued expansion in the region.
Halloween has become a major opportunity for retailers to grow their business. In the US alone, the total spending for Halloween is expected to reach $9 billion this year.
RELEX Solutions is looking for the best Master’s Thesis in the field of retail and supply chain planning submitted in a European university during 2018.
RELEX was able to deliver Akademibokhandeln’s goals on full centralization of its replenishment and more effective control of the Christmas sales peak.
One of the leading food retailers in Germany, ‘real’, aims to optimize and automate its forecasting and replenishment for warehouses and stores with RELEX.
Choosing a supply chain planning system isn’t easy. That’s why we’ve listed some things to consider if you’re going to transform your supply chain planning.
The leading retailer for toys and other children’s products in the Nordic region is improving its supply chain visibility to keep closer tabs on its inventory while driving up availability.
RELEX has received Supply Chain Breakthrough Award at the 2018 Retail Week Tech Awards for efficiently using tech to revolutionise the retail supply chain.
On August 31st, 2018, German magazine “Lebensmittelzeitung” writes about Rossmann’s supply chain optimization project with RELEX. Read the summary with KPI’s here.
Earlier in September, representatives from 15 of the biggest grocery retailers across Europe, gathered at RELEX’s Grocery Forum to discuss the future of unified retail planning.
In this whitepaper we will explore different clustering approaches, the benefits of using behavioral clustering, and how to tailor assortment and space in accordance with customer demand.
Many of Saarioinen’s functions, such as planning, production, sales and logistics, now utilize data from the RELEX system to improve their planning.
The Italian pharmaceutical group has implemented and fully rolled out RELEX’s system to improve the pharmacies’ inventory turnover and service level.
The rapidly growing sweets retailer has gone live with RELEX’s supply chain solutions to automate and optimize inventory forecasting and replenishment.
The Swedish founded online skincare clinic, Skincity is to use RELEX to improve its service to customers while lowering inventory and releasing capital for business development.
Great data processing delivers great business value. Still, RELEX is one of very few solution providers that has opted for developing our own database and database engine. Why is that?
The biggest difference in automating replenishment of fresh products in comparison to center-store products is the increased importance of planning accuracy.
The award recognised the close collaboration between the companies with the aim of reducing spoilage and optimizing every aspect of Bünting’s supply chain.
Listen to industry experts discussing recent survey results and sharing thoughts on what grocers can do to thrive in today’s dynamic market.
Stefano Scandelli has been appointed as Senior Vice President Sales EMEA with the aim of supporting the company’s rapid growth on the European market.
RELEX wraps up a successful two-year project to reduce spoilage in food retail supply chains.
RELEX’s forecasting and replenishment solutions will provide vital support as online retailer’s in stock assortment tripled in one year.
Leading supply chain and merchandising executives from across UK retail gathered at the London residence of the Finnish Ambassador on Wednesday for presentations by some of RELEX’s highest profile customers.