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Storm Reply designated among Amazon Web Services' 22 leading worldwide Consulting Partners

Storm Reply, the Reply group’s company specializing in cloud solutions and services, has been designated a Premier Consulting Partner by Amazon Web Services (AWS), making it part of an elite list of AWS' top 22 Consulting Partners worldwide.

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Reply SpA: Board of Directors approves the Quarterly Report as at 31 March 2014

The Board of Directors of Reply S.p.A. approved the company’s results as at 31 March 2014. Since the beginning of the year, the Group achieved consolidated sales of 153.6 million Euros, an increase of 14.2% when compared to the same period in 2013. In the three months period all the economic indicators are positive.


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Dr. Beckmann glistens with its new website

As the lead digital agency for Dr. Beckmann, Triplesense Reply conceptualized and recreated the web portal of the cleaning specialist – and developed a uniform brand experience for all devices.


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Triplesense Reply styles for Paul Mitchell®

Triplesense Reply is active for Paul Mitchell® - the U.S. cult brand for hairstylists-exclusive hair cosmetics. The Frankfurt digital expert pulls through in a pitch for the Wild Beauty AG against three other competitors. They distribute the Paul Mitchell® products exclusively for hairstyling salons in Germany and Austria as well as Russia, Turkey and Czech Republic.


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RSA appoints Communication Valley Reply as its first RSA Managed Security Program Services Provider in Europe

Communication Valley Reply today announced at the RSA Conference in San Francisco, that it has been appointed as the first Europe-based RSA Managed Security Program services provider by RSA, The Security Division of EMC.


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Success in the cloud with a cloud computing strategy

Cloud computing will have to become an integral part of IT landscapes in the future if CIOs want to be able to meet the demands placed on them. A new white paper from InEssence Reply, the Reply group company specialising in SAP-Cloud solutions and consulting, concludes that companies can exploit the benefits of this concept with an appropriate cloud computing strategy, without having to take risks.


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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,



The wait is over. Lonewolf Act 2 is available in the stores

After the success of Joe Dever’s award-winning Lone Wolf Act 1, Reply, in partnership with Atlantyca Lab and BulkyPix, announces the release of the Act 2: Forest Hunt, now available on App Store and Google Play. The Lone Wolf saga is back, with a brand-new story, a new combat system and stunning graphics.

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InEssence Reply: success in the cloud with a cloud computing strategy

The challenges CIOs and heads of IT are facing have continued to rise recently. These roles have also become significantly more diverse and are no longer confined to ensuring the smooth operation of the company’s IT landscape. As a result of this, Cloud computing will have to become an integral part of IT landscapes in the future if CIOs want to be able to meet the demands placed on them. A new white paper from InEssence Reply, the Reply group company specialising in SAP-Cloud solutions and consulting, concludes that companies can exploit the benefits of this concept with an appropriate cloud computing strategy, without having to take risks.


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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.


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Joe Dever's Lone Wolf is the best Italian videogame

Lone Wolf - Blood on the Snow, the roleplay videogame for tablets and smartphones, based on Joe Dever’s fantasy saga and realised by Forge Reply, has won the prestigious Drago D’Oro prize in two important categories: "best Italian videogame" and "best game design".


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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.


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Triplesense Reply wins new client, MAGIX

Pitch success for Triplesense Reply: The Frankfurt digital specialist came out on top in a presentation competition against several well-known agencies for the international provider of multimedia software MAGIX. Long-term cooperation is invested.


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Social media command center opened in Munich

Arlanis Reply has opened the first social media command center in continental Europe, offering companies an opportunity to listen in on relevant global online discussions of their brands.


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Arlanis Reply opens the first Social Media Command Center in Germany powered by Salesforce Radian6™

Arlanis Reply, the Reply Group’s company specialising in Salesforce solutions, opens in Munich its first Social Media Command Center powered by Salesforce Radian6. The Center is a dedicated area where brands can listen and engage in social conversations.


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Macros Reply acquires new client in Bavaria’s State Office for Finance (LfF)

Macros Reply prevailed over prestigious competitors in the “Paperless processing in the benefits system” call for tender and has won Bavaria’s State Office for Finance (LfF) as a new customer together with Insiders Technologies.


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Syskoplan Reply wins the SAP HANA Summer School

Sykoplan Reply- the Reply company specialized on SAP solutions - wins with a SAP HANA-based data mining solution the SAP HANA Summer School. The solution of Syskoplan Reply is an application for the analysis of CRM data. The SAP HANA Summer School offers young talents the opportunity to create SAP HANA use cases together with companies.


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Syskoplan Reply provides support for Application Management in the BI Environment. The IT service provider GaVI has a highly complex SAS system architecture. To win over customers with fast deliveries and high quality, the efficient and effective operation of this system architecture is decisive for success.


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Dietmar Meding appointed as Partner for the SAP Cloud-solutions offering at Reply

Dietmar Meding - former Vice President of Cloud Solutions EMEA at SAP - has been appointed as Partner at InEssence Reply, the Reply company specialized on SAP cloud solutions. In his new role Dietmar will supervise and promote the SAP cloud business for Reply group.


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Energy 2.0

Market analysis and tariff evaluation in real-time: Power Reply brings light on the energy market. Their software analyzes millions of product, brand and consumer data in seconds.


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App and Gaming: the development of game books on smartphones and tablets

BulkyPix, game publisher and developer for smartphones and tablets is proud to announce its partnership with Forge Reply studio and Atlantyca Lab, the digital division of Atlantyca Entertainment, to showcase the launch of: Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf - Blood on the Snow for tablets and smartphones.


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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.


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Reply S.p.A. strengthens its presence in digital communication with the acquisition of Triplesense GmbH

Reply S.p.A. - listed in the STAR segment of Borsa Italiana [MTA, STAR: REY] - strengthens its presence in Europe with the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Triplesense GmbH, a German company leader in consulting and the development of strategies and solutions for digital communication on mobile and social channels.


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By-liner from Live Reply to "Femtocells - from niche product to the new base station for the masses". The long predicted breakthrough from analysts regarding the of Femtocell is now coming.


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HI Shop wins ’Best in Show’ at the POPAI Awards 2013 for the most innovative and effective proximity-marketing solution

HI Shop, the Contextual Marketing solution devised and developed by Concept Reply (the Reply research centre for the Internet of Things), has received ’Best in Show’ for its outstanding entry at the Italian POPAI Awards 2013. This is a prestigious award from POPAI, the world’s only not-for-profit trade association for retail marketing.


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Reply S.p.A: Power Reply succeed at the SAP HANA Partner Race

Power Reply, the specialist for the energy and utilities industry within the Reply Group, made it into the top rankings of the SAP HANA Partner Race. The solution from Reply is a mobile application called “Agile Quote” with which utilities suppliers can simplify and optimise individual contract offers. This allows various consumption profiles for a customer to be compared and adapted on a mobile end device. The solution will be brought by Power Reply on the market in 2013.


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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.


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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.


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Simplification of the group structure

As Reply Deutschland AG announced today via ad-hoc notification, its main owner, the Reply SpA, Turin, Italy, is intending a reorganization of its group structure. In this course Reply Deutschland AG shall be merged on Reply SpA.


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The future of retail is increasingly digital, with online sales revenue expected to overtake that from traditional shops by 2014

The Portaltech Reply research into the use of digital channels by retailers has revealed some new and interesting results.


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Reply S.p.A. launches Pay Reply, a company specialising in mobile payments consultancy services and platforms

Reply [MTA, STAR: REY], a leader in the planning and implementation of solutions based on new channels of communication and digital media, has launched Pay Reply, a company specialising in consultancy services and technology platforms for remote and proximity payments.


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Invoice Analysis Made Easy with RISE - The Rating Invoice Scanning Engine from Live Reply

With RISE, sales staff in telecommunication companies can offer their business customers the optimal tariff combination based on concrete invoice data. RISE uses the comprehensive and complex information from telephone bills to quickly and easily create the appropriate offer. The web-based solution was developed by Live Reply and is available immediately.


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Modern Customer Communication: From the Reference Brochure to the App

Cluster Reply develops an app for Voith Paper to interactively present paper machines.


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Reply further strengthens its cloud practice with the acquisition of Arlanis, a leading player on Social Enterprise and CRM as a Service

Reply S.p.A. – listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange [MTA, STAR: REY] – extends its cloud practice acquiring 100% of the shares of Arlanis Software AG, a German company specializing in consulting and data integration leader in Continental Europe on solutions.


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Online and mobile channel integration is becoming even more strategic for the retail market

Portaltech Reply continues to monitor the way the shopping habits of British consumers are changing with the development of mobile channels and the growth of smartphone use.


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Visualised Shopper Insights Improve Trade Promotions

At the ECR Day 2012, industry specialist 4brands Reply used the PSA4Sales template for key account planning to demonstrate how visualised shopper insights support promotion planning and the targeted segmenting of participating outlets.


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Try instantly: Panorama Necto BI 3.0

Leading the Business Intelligence 3.0 revolution, Panorama Necto™ represents a new generation of BI solutions that introduces a unique way to connect data, insights, and people in the organization. Necto is the first BI solution that leverages social decision making and automated insights to enable users gain insights more quickly, more efficiently, and with greater relevancy. In Germany Cluster Reply, a company of Reply Deutschland AG, is preferred partner of Panorama Software.


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Xpress Reply expands portfolio in multi-channel commerce

Xpress Reply, expert for customer-centric processes in retail trade, is expanding its portfolio in multi-channel commerce. The company has access to the expertise in the European-wide acting Reply network. Xpress Reply also works together with hybris, a leading provider of software for multi-channel commerce and communication. The objective is to help retail companies in Germany be proficient in multi-channel commerce and to accompany them along the path to becoming an omni-channel supplier.


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Reply staff jump on bikes for children in need

Reply staff actively support children and teenagers in Dusseldorf who live in difficult situations. In the scope of the charity bike tour Global Biking Initiative (GBI) they have collected donations totalling €6,000 for the “Kinderhilfezentrum Düsseldorf” children’s centre in Dusseldorf.


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“HI SHOP” is the new contextual marketing application developed by Concept Reply, Reply’s research and development centre for the Internet of Things

HI SHOP is based on the technologies and components made available by HI REPLY, Reply’s platform for the Internet of Things. It delivers new multichannel shopping solutions via smartphones.


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Mobile commerce is driving the retail market and opening up new business opportunities

The wide use of smartphones, combined with the increasing number of mobile applications, has accelerated mobile commerce (m-commerce), confirming a real revolution in the way that consumers are buying and surfing the net.


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Reply Develops an App for a Special Biking Experience

A combination of business networking, athletic competition and charity: This is the internationally-renowned Global Biking Initiative (GBI). This year’s biking tour is being held from June 10-17, 2012. The participants will cycle from Oslo to Dusseldorf. To increase the interactivity of the biking tour even more, the IT service provider and gold sponsor Reply will equip the participants and spectators with an app: the GBI Reply 2012 App.


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Interview on Wheels: We have two winners! 

Reply is a gold sponsor for this year’s Global Biking Initiative e.V. ride. Reply employees will ride bicycles from Oslo to Dusseldorf over eight days to raise awareness for a good cause. Two students had a chance to win a ride with the Reply team and to put Reply through its paces as a potential future employer. The two winners are: Mesut Alptekin and Mikheil Gabrichidze.


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Reply organized free save driving training for graduates

Already for the fifth time Reply organizes a free save driving training for graduates on the ADAC-driving safety facility in Paderborn. The company also provided information about possible job opportunities in the Reply group. Currently the IT-service provider is looking for 150 new employees in IT consulting and software development.


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Young Migrants Tell Their Digital Stories

The workshop “Lebenswelten: here’s my story” was being held May 16-20 for scholarship recipients in the program “Talent im Land - Bayern” in cooperation with the Bavarian broadcasting studios in Munich. The young participants produced biographies as digital stories. These are audio tracks created with sound design and accompanied by an animated slide show. While creating these stories the participants learned a great deal about working with digital media. Reply Deutschland supported the implementation of the workshop with a 10,000 euro donation.


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Riverland Reply at DOAG 2012 Applications

Riverland Reply is participating in this year’s DOAG 2012 Applications held in Berlin May 8-10, 2012. In two presentations, the company will demonstrate its experiences with introductory and migratory projects in customer projects.


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Reply Develops Marathon App for the METRO Group Marathon in Dusseldorf

This year the METRO Group Marathon held on April 29 in Dusseldorf will be more attractive for everyone: The free app developed by Reply keeps runners, spectators and friends on site and in the Social web up to date.


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New Momentum in the Telecommunication Industry

Effective immediately, Live Reply GmbH, a provider of comprehensive services for consultation, development and system integration in telecommunication and media companies, is a member of the German Association of Telecommunications and Value-Added Service Providers (VATM). With its membership the company plans to expand its network in the telecommunications industry, to more quickly identify trends that will move the industry in the future as well as to provide new impulses itself.