Mobile Payments

Case Study

Left cash at home? No problem!

The latest scenario developed by Reply that Banca Sella has chosen to extend its mobile-payments services by taking forward the experimental innovations begun with Up Mobile, is mobile POS. This acquiring solution exploits synergies between a smartphone or tablet and a PIN pad – a simple device that can read traditional payment cards.

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30.10.2014 - 31.10.2014 / London

Event

Droidcon London

Open Reply participates in Droidcon London 2014, the conference for Android OS developers, which will take place at Business Design Centre, London, on 30th and 31st October 2014.

Mobile

Case Study

Customising Android to new levels: the creation of the Hudl tablet for Tesco

Reply has been working with Tesco as one of the key partners in the creation of the Hudl Tablet, which marks another significant step towards the retailer’s vision of the future – to be an outstanding international retailer in stores and online.

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IOT for Banks

Best Practice

Back from The brink: Smart Beacons in Banks III

This third paper on Smart Beacons presents Reply’s expertise in this domain, as well as two projects the Group has worked on which involve the use of Smart Beacon technologies.

Mobile Website

Case Study

Reply makes BASF mobile

More and more visitors access the internet website of BASF via smartphones. On the BASF’s new mobile website m.basf.com, smartphone users should be able to access relevant information everywhere on the go in the days to come. Reply developed a field and design concept for the bilingual mobile company website advised BASF during the technical implementation.

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Mobile App

Case Study

GO WITH SKY WHEREVER YOU ARE

New devices like TouchPCs and Smartphones offer their users exciting new functionalities. Sky invites his clients to a new experience on iPhone and iPad: important sport events online – wherever you are. The applications have been developed by Reply and can be downloaded in Apple’s App Store. The applications are designed for Apple’s iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.

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IOT for Banks

Best Practice

Back from the Brink: Smart Beacons in Banks II

This second paper provides detailed examples of how Smart Beacons are currently used and have the potential to be used in banks.

IOT for Banks

Best Practice

Back from the Brink: Smart Beacons in Banks

This first paper introduces the use of Smart Beacons within the Banking Sector. It posits that ‘Smart Beacons’ can help bank branches to transform customer experience and offer more personalised services.

COMMERCE

Best Practice

MOBILE COMMERCE: NEW FRONTIERS FOR BUSINESS

Retailers, financial-services firms, telecommunications companies, utilities and terminal manufacturers will be instrumental in the developments that change how new consumers choose what to consume, how they make purchases and payments, and how they communicate with service businesses over the coming years. Reply supports all the main players in the processes of creating and delivering innovative Mobile Commerce services.

Mobile solutions

Best Practice

THE MOBILE WEB DESIGN APPROACH

Smartphones and Mobile terminals have changed the habits of users in the last few years. Our Mobile solutions considers this change and offers users an optimal user experience and real value in mobile scenarios. We conceive, create and develop native apps for the major smartphone and tablet platforms, web apps and mobile websites. Individually for every business.

Mobile Publishing

Gaia Reply™

Mobile Living Framework

Gaia Reply™ is an innovative and unique ecosystem made by technologies, assets and IT and strategic consulting professional services to help companies to remove the complexity of developing and managing multiple solutions for every digital channel and device. If you’re looking for a flexible, secure and scalable and investment-free option, you can opt for SaaS (Software as a Service).

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Game & Mobile App

Video

Reply let Barbie Fashionistas come to life

Reply has implemented a mobile App that acts as a virtual dressing room allowing the end users to change in real time the outfit of a 3D Barbie.​

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Mobile for Automotive

Case Study

Lancia Mobile project

A site that speaks 16 languages at the same time and is accessible by all portable devices on the market? A portal that is global and also hyper-local? Today it exists. Its name is Lancia Mobile, and it confirms the desire for innovation that permeates every move of the Turinese brand. Bitmama has created the first corporate portal specially designed for the fruition on mobile devices, and not a simple “make-up” of the desktop version. The Lancia Mobile project is supported by the GAIA Reply™ platform.

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Web development

Best Practice

Responsive Web Design

Web development is a complex mix of new development technologies and increasing user expectation fuelled by the consumers love for new Internet browsing technology. One such complexity is which web design and development approach to adopt in order to achieve maximum reach across all devices whilst delivering the most optimal experience for the user.

Augmented Reality

Best Practice

Looking to the future of augmented reality

In the era of Google Glass, Oculus, 3D printing and technology applications that affect every aspect of our lives, augmented reality (AR) has a central role. The potential applications are limitless. They span numerous sectors, from training on installation maintenance to technical design of spaces such as shops, industrial installations and booths, from ecommerce to tourism, and from marketing to education.

Wearable Technology

Hot Spot

Play with Us

If you are interested in exploiting AR or the latest wearable devices, like Google Glass or Oculus, to expand your business, contact us for more information on the projects and trials that we have run.

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Mobile Payments

Site

Pay Reply

The increasing use of smartphones and mobile commerce services has led to exceptional growth in the demand for remote and proximity payment services. Pay Reply is Reply's centre of expertise, specialising in consultancy services and technology platforms for mobile payments. ​

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STRATEGY

Best Practice

Mobile Device Management Testing

Concept Reply offers innovative solutions to solve the problems of testing in a range of contexts (from Telco&Media to Banking and Automotive). Concept Reply highly flexible and effective approach can be tailored to the client’s specific requirements.

Hi Reply

Brochure

Proximity Commerce

Proximity Commerce is the vision of Reply of how purchases will be made in the future, with a solution that supports a personalized and innovative purchasing experience: from contextualized marketing communications and the ability to ‘virtualize’ and manage loyalty cards, to mobile payments, using networked devices and objects; this is the full deal.

Reply

Best Practice

A WORLD OF APP

In today’s highly competitive market Reply offers the end-to-end expertise and innovation to create a thriving mobile application ecosystem. Reply Applications Factory manages all the steps from creating strategy to idea generation all the way through to the final development of completed applications.

14.04.2014 / ComputerWeekly.com

Press Article

Over-the-air update 'key' to Tesco's Hudl tablet launching on time

Open Reply supported Tesco as a key development partner in the creation of Hudl, Tesco’s new 7 inch HD tablet.

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.

Multichannel Commerce

Research

The Challenges of Realising a True Multichannel Vision

Portaltech Reply and eDigitalResearch have once again undertaken this important piece of research to understand how the market has changed and what more needs to be done to help retailers better achieve their multichannel vision.

08.04.2014 - 09.04.2014 / Rome

Event

Dimensione Cliente 2014

Reply participated in Dimensione Cliente 2014, the retail banking event organised by ABI eventi, from 8 to 9 April 2014 in Rome.

13.03.2014

News & Communication

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".

05.03.2014 / ComputerWeekly.com

Press Article

Hudl enables Tesco to engage with customers away from supermarket

Open Reply supported Tesco as a key development partner in the creation of Hudl, Tesco’s new 7 inch HD tablet.

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.

26.03.2014 - 27.03.2014

Event

Internet Retailing Expo 2014

Portaltech Reply will take part in the Internet Retailing Expo 2014, that will be held in Birmingham on 26-27 March 2014.

20.02.2014

Event

Mobile Payment & Commerce: a bridge between the physical and digital world

Pay Reply will join the convention for the presentation of the results of the Mobile Payment & Commerce Observatory’s research which will be held in Milan on February 20, 2014

06.02.2014 - 07.02.2014

Event

Droidcon Italy

Open Reply joined Droidcon Italy 2014, a two-day 100% Android focused conference about code, development, UX, graphics, distribution, advertising and much more. The event will also feature workshops for hands-on sessions. The event was held in Turin on 6 - 7 February 2014.

26.02.2014

Event

Manufacturing Innovation Summit 2014

Cluster Reply attends the Manufacturing Innovation Summit in Stuttgart on February 26, 2014. The Manufacturing Innovation Summit 2014 focuses on the interaction of customers of the high-tech, automobile and manufacturing industry.

Social Media

Brochure

Arlanis Reply Social Media Command Center

Social Media plays a powerful role in growing your business. It is effectively now an additional customer communication channel, alongside call centres, stores and phones. With the opening of the first Social Media Command Center in Continental Europe running on Salesforce.com technology, Arlanis Reply is enabling companies to listen to global communications across the social web in real-time and in a completely new way.

12.12.2013

News & Communication

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.

Security

Best Practice

A methodology for identifying best practice for communications providers

Innovative enterprises seeking to be ‘lean operators’ are characterised by the identification and implementation of Best Practice. This paper is written in the context of a global Communications Provider seeking to gain common practices and maximum effectiveness across all of its entities.

14.11.2013

News & Communication

Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf - Blood on The Snow is available on smartphones and tablets

The studio Forge Reply in partnership with Atlantyca Lab, the digital division of Atlantyca Entertainment, and the publisher and video game developer BulkyPix are happy to announce that Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf - Blood on The Snow is available today on iOS and Android.

14.11.2013

Event

Information Security role in Consumerization

Spike Reply organised, in collaboration with IBM and with the participation of Alfredo Gatti (Managing Partner at NextValue), a workshop aimed at discussing the impacts on Security generated by the introduction of new technologies and consumer models in business IT. The event was held in Milan on 14 November 2013.

Portaltech Reply

Best Practice

Changing trends in multichannel shopping and browsing preferences

Since 2010, eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply have been tracking the changes in multichannel shopping and browsing preferences since the growing emergence of smartphone devices. Results in this whitepaper refer specifically to the multichannel shopping and browsing preferences of smartphone owners unless otherwise stated.

15.10.2013

News & Communication

Online and mobile channels continue to boom as smartphone owners become increasingly multichannel

The latest consumer study from eDigitalResearch and Portaltech Reply has found that weekly in store shopping levels have dropped considerably since 2010, as smartphone owners continue to turn to their mobile devices and online channels to shop and browse.

05.11.2013 - 06.11.2013

Event

IGNITE

Technology Reply joined IGNITE: "Leveraging the disruptive opportunities of cloud, big data, mobile and social: winning strategies for success in the digital age", that was held in London on 5 and 6 November 2013.

07.11.2013 - 12.11.2013

Event

Oracle Days 2013

Riverland Reply takes part in the Oracle Days 2013, on November 7 in Frankfurt and November 12 in Munich and will demonstrate its competencies in the areas of Convergence of Cloud, Mobile, Social, BI, Big Data and Internet of Things.

25.10.2013 - 26.10.2013

Event

Italian Game Developers Summit

Forge Reply joined IGDS 2013, an event dedicated to the community of Italian game developers to exchange their experiences, meet with each other and inspire from international speakers. The event was held in Milan from 25 to 26 October 2013.

16.10.2013

Event

The Internet Retailing Conference 2013

Portaltech Reply and Open Reply took part in the Internet Retailing Annual Conference that was held in London on 16 October, 2013.

25.09.2013

Event

Retail Systems Multi-Channel Conference

Portaltech Reply participated in the 6th edition of Retail Systems Multi-Channel Conference, an event for key decision makers and opinion formers in the UK retail industry, that was held in London on 25 September 2013.

13.08.2013

News & Communication

Famous game book IP Lone Wolf comes to 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.

24.09.2013 - 26.09.2013

Event

CRM Expo 2013

Cluster Reply and Syskoplan Reply took part in the CRM Expo 2013, the leading Trade Fair for Customer Relationship Management, that was held in Stuttgart from 24 to 26 September 2013.

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.

11.07.2013

Press Article

Augmented reality retail tech could be perfect fit for stores

V3 - Reply brought a selection of kit to London to demonstrate to retail brands that there is room for progress both in store and at home.