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14.06.2018 / Digital UK

Blog

UK confirmed as a global leader in tech investment

This year’s Tech Nation Report is hot off the press and gives a wealth of insight into the strength, breadth and depth of digital activity in the UK.

20.03.2018 / Breed Reply

News & Communication

Breed Reply invests in METRON and TAG Sensors

Leading investor in early-stage IoT businesses increases investment portfolio to 20 companies across Europe.
France-based METRON has developed a smart energy platform for use in industry and Norwegian company TAG Sensors is focused on real-time cold chain management.

01.09.2017 / Fintech Finance

Press Article

Fintech, Security and IoT

The benefits of the growing digital ecosystem in financial services are vast but the risks cannot be underestimated.

10.08.2017 / IoT Now

Press Article

Organisations must control access and manage identities to secure IoT

Identity and access management (IAM) is now recognised as a capability that providers of Internet of Things (IoT) services need to address if they are to offer secure services.

28.04.2017 / The Register / Gareth Corfield

Press Article

A sensible Internet of Things investment house? Breed Reply looks like it

Internet of Things startup investment firm Breed Reply is a curious creature, pouring cash into IoT companies that aren’t punting laughably silly technology.

26.04.2017 / Professional Security / Emanuele Angelidis

Press Article

CYber Defence

The single, greatest challenge to the expansion of the Internet of Things (‘IoT’) is its vulnerability to cyberattack.

03.04.2017 / Smart Buildings Magazine / Emanuele Angelidis

Press Article

Smart buildings to smart cities – a roadmap

From self-driving zero-emissions cars to 3D printing, the use of the Internet of Things (‘IoT’) to reduce our environmental impact is making significant headway.

27.03.2017 / Internet of Business

Press Article

Breed Reply CEO says UK remains best start-up market for IoT companies in Europe

Breed Reply CEO and angel investor Emanuele Angelidis on why IoT start-ups matter, what he looks for in investment opportunities and how the European start-up scene is changing.

06.03.2017 / Best in Breed

Press Article

Breed Reply launches sixth ‘Best in Breed’ search for IoT start-ups and reports best of last search

These latest investments by Breed Reply extend its portfolio of innovative IoT businesses into the sectors of aviation and smart garments.

07.04.2014

News & Communication

Costco selects Reply and hybris to implement its new international ecommerce site

Reply and hybris software, an SAP company and the world’s fastest-growing commerce platform provider, today announced that they have developed and delivered Costco Wholesale Corporation’s new international ecommerce site, Costco.com.mx.

02.04.2014

News & Communication

Costco selects Reply and hybris to implement its new international ecommerce site

Reply and hybris software, an SAP company and the world’s fastest-growing commerce platform provider, today announced that they have developed and delivered Costco Wholesale Corporation’s new international ecommerce site, Costco.com.mx.

26.03.2014

News & Communication

Survey reveals almost two thirds of retailers now operate four or more customer touch points

A recent retailer survey from eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply has revealed that channel integration is proving increasingly difficult as more and more retailers turn multichannel in an effort to engage with their customers.

03.03.2014

News & Communication

Tesco's Hudl Delivers Ground Breaking Android Customisation with Open Reply

Open Reply, the Reply company that specialises in the delivery of creative and technologically innovative mobile brand and commerce solutions, today announced that it has been working as a key development partner in the creation of Hudl, Tesco’s new 7 inch HD tablet.

06.12.2013

Financial News

Reply S.p.A. acquires Solidsoft and strengthens its presence in UK

Reply S.p.A. strengthens its presence in UK through the purchase of 100% of the share capital of Solidsoft Ltd., a company specialised in the consultancy and development of Microsoft cloud architectures and solutions.

18.07.2013

News & Communication

Portaltech Reply Observatory reports strong growth in online purchases using mobile devices, especially tablets

The Portaltech Reply Observatory on ecommerce has produced some new and interesting results. The study was run by Portaltech Reply together with eDigitalResearch.

25.01.2013

News & Communication

hybris awards Portaltech Reply "Global Partner of the Year"

Portaltech Reply, the Reply group company specialising in the provision of eCommerce implementation and multichannel consulting services, was recognised as Global Partner of the Year for the second year running, by hybris, a leading provider of omni-channel commerce software, during the Partner Meeting hybris, held in Munich on the 24th January 2013.

19.12.2012

News & Communication

Reply S.p.A. acquires Avvio Design Associates Ltd., a company specialising in brand engagement and internal communications

Reply S.p.A. has strengthened its European presence with the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Avvio.

26.11.2012

News & Communication

Digital channels key for the future of retailing

Online and mobile channels will be key for future growth according to multichannel retailers. The latest industry study from Portaltech Reply, eDigitalResearch and IMRG shows that retailers who already sell through multiple channels expect their online and mobile sales to equate to 45% of their total revenue by 2014, whilst their store sales will drop to below 40%.

13.09.2012

News & Communication

77% of smartphone owners still use catalogues to browse proving that integration of all channels is key for success

eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply have been tracking the changing trends in multichannel shopping and browsing preferences with UK consumers since June 2010. This, the third study of its kind, found that whilst online and mobile channels are seeing substantial year on year growth, the results showed that more traditional shopping channels, such as catalogues and stores still have a vital role to play.

13.09.2012

News & Communication

77% of smartphone owners still use catalogues to browse proving that integration of all channels is key for success

eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply have been tracking the changing trends in multichannel shopping and browsing preferences with UK consumers since June 2010. This, the third study of its kind, found that whilst online and mobile channels are seeing substantial year on year growth, the results showed that more traditional shopping channels, such as catalogues and stores still have a vital role to play.

10.07.2012

Press Article

Reply Group launches proximity marketing app HI Shop

Techworld  UK - Reply has launched a proximity marketing application based on the group’s proprietary Internet of Things platform, HI Reply. Marketing app will complement Reply’s mobile payments technology. Known as HI Shop, the app allows consumers to sign up to receive mobile marketing alerts relevant to their location.

23.05.2012

News & Communication

mCommerce quadruples in just two years

The latest research results from eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply shows that 64% of smartphone owners are now using their mobile devices to shop online, a number that has quadrupled since June 2010. The study also found that an impressive 84% of smartphone owners have used their devices to browse websites, with one third (33%) doing so on a daily basis, whilst three quarters (77%) are using their smartphones to research products.

23.05.2012

News & Communication

mCommerce quadruples in just two years

The latest research results from eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply shows that 64% of smartphone owners are now using their mobile devices to shop online, a number that has quadrupled since June 2010. The study also found that an impressive 84% of smartphone owners have used their devices to browse websites, with one third (33%) doing so on a daily basis, whilst three quarters (77%) are using their smartphones to research products.