At RELEX, we’ve accumulated a great deal of retail expertise from among the ranks of our more than 1000 retail planning specialists. Pick our brains by diving into the resources our experts have authored — from blogs and whitepapers to guides, reports, and videos.
The Fundamentals of Business Case Development for Supply Chain Planning Technology Investment
This guide demonstrates best practices for building a business case for supply chain technology investment and puts perspective on primary considerations when working with ROI calculations.
Drug Inventory Management (Part 2): Handling Substitutions and Generic Medications
To ensure they can meet ongoing demand without pause and offer exceptional customer service, pharmacies need a system that can automatically adjust replenishment orders to account for substitutions.
Retailers and suppliers need to prioritize collaboration now
When suppliers and retailers prioritize collaboration, they can improve their critical relationships at the ground level, support better planning across the supply chain, and prevent disruption.
RELEX Sustainability Report 2022
Our first annual Sustainability Report covers a wide array of ESG (environmental, social, and governance) topics and what we’re doing to make a difference.
Cracking the Bullwhip: Taming Supply Chain Disruptions
In this webinar, RELEX CEO Mikko Kärkkäinen addresses the current state of global supply chain dysfunction and shares best practices for tackling supply chain issues in 2022.
2021 in Review: A Year of Growth and Customer Success Despite Uncertain Times
As 2021 is coming to an end, our CEO Mikko looks at this year's highlights, from customer success stories to expanding into new markets.
Sustainability Today: Taking Measurable Action to Reduce Food Waste
In this webinar, our expert Katie Malakhov is joined by Maen Mahfoud, CEO of food rescue organization Replate. They discuss how data-driven supply chain forecasting and food donation logistics can support measurable sustainability efforts.
The Rise of Food Waste Legislation: Enforcing Waste Reduction and California’s SB 1383
Effective fresh management and data-driven food donation programs can help retailers prepare for new regulations and reduce food waste.
Retailers must centralize their data to thrive
It is more important than ever that retailers collect data from all channels and use it to manage the flow of goods through the supply chain to the point of customer interaction.
Chain Drug Retailers Can Overcome Silos with ‘One Truth’
Multinational businesses must figure out a way to break down silos and give specialized teams the ability to make fast decisions that can benefit everyone.
How to Disrupt the Disrupter: Finding the Chink in Amazon’s Armor
Many companies have tried to compete with Amazon, but only one company has successfully challenged Amazon at its own game. Meet Shopify.
How Quick Commerce Retailers Can Establish Market Dominance
Smart investments today will set quick commerce retailers up to weather the storm of competition and ensure they come out on top well into the future.
RELEX’s Focus on Sustainability: Cutting Food Waste and Carbon Footprints
At RELEX, we are committed to reducing our own carbon footprint while supporting our customers with their sustainability efforts.
Living RELEX Values: The Customer Is a Friend
At RELEX, we strive to establish strong and personal relationships with each of our customers as we help them achieve success into the future.
Managing Through Disruptive Times With Data Driven Speed And Adaptability
In this 2021 report, RSR shares how “retail winners”, who performed best in the last year, have addressed critical supply chain management challenges.
Unified Retail Planning – Breaking Out of Retail’s Functional Silos
The biggest opportunity for increased operational efficiency in retail lies in building a unified planning process spanning retail’s core functions.
Grocery Trends from the COVID Era
The COVID era has seen interesting innovations from companies responding to a rapidly changing business environment. Here are four interesting trends for grocery retailers to follow in the coming years.
Differentiating Your Business in the New Retail Supply Chain Battleground
In this webinar, RELEX experts share the data, analysis, and “tough love” recommendations from a survey-based report report we conducted with Retail Systems Research.
How Retail Winners Are Optimizing their Cost to Serve
What were the most significant differences between those retailers who managed to “just survive” 2020 and those who adapted quickly enough to regain solid footing and even capitalize on new opportunities?
After a Year That Changed Everything, What Can Retailers Expect from 2021?
History has shown that with a little patience, retailers that take thoughtful risks can see positive results over the long term.
NRF 2021 Chapter One Recap – After a Turbulent Year, What’s Next for Retail?
NRF Chapter 1 offered lessons learned from 2020 as well as a look to the next 12 months ahead. Here are our highlights from the event!
Why do so many people working in retail find AI scary?
Incorporating AI into demand forecasting and inventory optimization can improve product availability, reduce waste, smooth the flow of goods and improve operational efficiency in distribution and in stores.
5 Retail Trends We Predict for 2021
Omnichannel efficiency, adaptable supply chains, AI... We predict the retail trends for 2021.
What Will It Take to Get Shoppers Back into Stores in 2021?
Traditional and multichannel retailers can prepare for the next shift in customer behavior by taking advantage of the post-holiday period to begin reestablishing the in-person shopping patterns lost in 2020.