Challenging times for retail.

The UK retail sector is facing a vortex of change, driven by three big trends.

These are all directly linked with logistics.
And transforming logistics will boost your efficiency, transparency, and competitive advantage in our rapidly changing times.

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1. Turbulent Economy

Conditions are tough for businesses, with economic uncertainty, low consumer confidence, unpredictable trading periods and the relentless ‘death of the high street’ media narrative.

2. Higher Expectations

Technological developments mean customers expect fast, efficient, personal service as standard.

3. Sustainabilty Pressure

Demand for more environmentally and socially sustainable business models is now unignorable. In response, retailers are radically rethinking their supply chains.

The focus:

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40% of the UK population now have access to lightning-fast Amazon Prime service.

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Consumer satisfaction with online delivery fell 7% year on year.

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Instagram shopping is exploding, enabling the purchase of items directly from posts.

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Renting is the new buying, with start-ups like Girl Meets Dress and Front Row.

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The buy-return-buy cycle has become the norm.

Retail Forum's DNA. Get answers to your burning questions.

In such a changing retail environment, going it alone is no longer an option.

Our customers said they needed an innovation hub. So, as retail logistics pioneers, we’ve created one.

The Retail Forum gives you the insight and knowledge you need to help your business:

› Emerge › Transform › Accelerate

It’s where businesses big and small, old and new, come together to embrace the future of retail.

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A forum for Clipper to share its wealth of knowledge in specialist retail logistics solutions.

COLLABORATE FOR GROWTH

Meet other retailers to share ideas and unlock new opportunities.

OVERCOME ANY OBSTACLE

Whatever area you’re struggling with, we’ll help you find a way forward.

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›  Returns

›  Click & Collect

›  Cross border trading

›  Sustainable supply chain solutions

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