Clipper Logistics has extended its deal with Asda for both one-man and two-man fulfilment for the supermarket giant’s general merchandise and George product ranges. News of the deal follows Clipper’s interim results for the six months to 31 October 2018 which showed a 14.1% rise in turnover to £227.9m (2017: £199.7m) and a 16.9% leap in pre-tax profit to £9.3m (2017: £7.9m). The extension of the Asda contract, for an undisclosed period, sees Clipper continue to oversee receipt, storage, returns […]
Leeds-based Clipper Logistics is creating over 300 jobs at a new site on Teesside, following the signing of a 10-year deal last year with retailer Asda to provide deconsolidation solutions for its George clothing brand. The Wynyard Park hub, which opened at the end of October, will be largely dedicated to import and deconsolidation work for Asda and was chosen for its proximity to Teesport. Clipper says the hub will receive and dispatch up to three million items of clothing […]
Clipper Logistics experienced a buoyant first half boosted by new contract wins and organic growth in its e-fulfilment operation.
Supermarket groups J Sainsbury and Asda have been forced to abandon their merger after the deal was blocked by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).