The founder of Leeds-based Clipper Logistics is reported to be lining up a £300m takeover bid to take the company private. Executive chairman Steve Parkin, who founded the company in 1992 and owns nearly a third of its shares, is understood to be preparing a bid with Florida-based Sun Capital Partners. He now has until 18 December to announce a firm intention to make an offer for the retail logistics company or withdraw. Clipper Logistics’ non-executive directors are now forming […]
A total of 18 apprentices have started studying towards a degree in professional practice in management as part of an apprenticeship jointly run by Clipper Logistics and Sheffield Hallam University.
Clipper Logistics has won a contract with supermarket chain Morrisons for the distribution of its new Nutmeg clothing range, which was launched in March.
Clipper Logistics has won a new contract with specialist online retailer Loveknitting.com that will see it store and manage the distribution of a wide range of yarns, patterns, needles and other knitting accessories.