Clipper Logistics has signed a pan-European contract with fancy dress supplier Smiffys to handle inbound stock management, storage, fulfilment and returns. Tony Mannix, chief executive of Clipper, said that the business had been running a “highly successful” operation for Smiffys in Kempen [Germany] for “some time”. “We have been working collaboratively with Clipper to meet the needs of our growing customer base in Europe,” said Ross Johnson, head of operations at Smiffys. “By holding stock locally, this project will enable […]
Kinaxia’s acquisition of AKW Group and Fresh Freight helped deliver a 48% rise in revenues in 2019, but the group’s continuing acquisition drive and IT investments contributed to a loss of £1.8m in the period.
Clipper Logistics has had its contract with Harvey Nichols extended by 10 years, a deal that will see its relationship with the retailer move into a second decade.
Clipper Logistics will train its warehouse staff to be HGV drivers under a new initiative across the UK.