RELEX Solutions

RELEX Solutions is a leading provider of cutting-edge retail optimization software that’s built for the age of Living Retail, where change is the only constant.

RELEX's integrated retail and supply chain planning system help retailers adapt to every future, faster.

RELEX was founded in 2005 by Johanna Småros, Mikko Kärkkäinen, and Michael Falck. The company is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, the company has offices in the US, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Poland, Singapore, Australia, and Hong Kong.


RELEX's AI-driven, cloud-based RELEX Living Retail Platform helps retailers and brands reduce waste, costs, and manual work by automating and optimizing their demand planning, merchandising, supply chain, and workforce planning.


RELEX's AI-driven demand forecasts to automate smarter, data-based decisions across core processes in stores and distribution and fulfillment centers, from allocations and replenishment to planograms and workforce planning.


RELEX Solutions currently serves over 350 clients worldwide, including Dollar Tree, M&S Food, Franprix, Morrisons, PetSmart, Sephora, and Rossmann.


RELEX is backed by Blackstone Group, Summit Partners, Technology Crossover Ventures, and others. The company raised €500M ($568M) in a new round on Feb 17, 2022. This brings RELEX's total funding to $806M to date. The latest round mints RELEX a unicorn with a valuation of €5B post-money.



  • Year founded: 2005
  • Funding Info: $806M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Private Equity)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 1,001-5,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at €5B as of Feb 17, 2022
  • City/Town: Helsinki
  • State: Uusimaa
  • Country: Finland
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