Clipper signs a new 8 year contract with Halfords

Clipper Logistics, a leading provider of value added logistics solutions and efulfilment to the retail sector, is pleased to announce that it has signed a new 8 year contract with Halfords, providing additional warehouse fulfilment and ancillary services from its Daventry distribution centre.

The Daventry distribution centre has been developed as a multiuser facility over the last few months and provides in excess of 325,000 square feet of capacity. Halfords will be the anchor customer at the site.

Steve Parkin, Executive Chairman of Clipper said: “Clipper began its relationship with Halfords last year. I am delighted that we have been able to demonstrate our ability to act proactively as a team and to develop solutions which will make a real difference to the Halfords business. Our relationship with Halfords represents a true partnership which we anticipate will continue to evolve. We are pleased to have finalised this long term contract to enable us to support their operations in the UK.”

Richard Street, Infrastructure Director at Halfords, said: “We are delighted with the partnership to date which has enabled us to consolidate all of our external storage and enhance preretail services. Working with Clipper will enable us to improve the service we offer customers both in shops and online. Our two other Distribution Centres remain unaffected by this change.”