M&S picks Clipper for returns

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Marks and Spencer has chosen Clipper Logistics to take a key role in the retailer’s returns management operation.  The logistics company will consolidate stock returned from stores, as well as online returns received direct from customers. The new contract will operate from Clipper’s e-fulfilment facility in Ollerton, Northamptonshire. “Creating a seamless experience for our customers is […]

SC decision-making too slow for grocery retailers

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UK retail grocery chiefs believe their ability to meet customer requirements is being hindered by slow decision-making in the supply chain, according to a study by research group Blue Yonder. Nearly 40 per cent of all respondents said decisions in the supply chain were slowing down their decision-making, leaving them unable to keep pace with […]

Clipper signs ten-year John Lewis contract

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Clipper Logistics has signed a ten-year contract with John Lewis – it will be responsible for retail support services from its Northampton distribution centre. “Clipper has had a long and close relationship with John Lewis which continues to develop on a number of fronts,” said Steve Parkin, executive chairman, Clipper Logistics. “We are delighted to […]