Tony Mannix To Give Keynote Speech At National Internet Retailing Summit

Tony Mannix, managing director of Clipper is set to take centre stage later this month when he addresses delegates with his key note speech at the National Internet Retailing Summit.

The Inaugural Sunday Business Post National Internet Retailing Summit 2011 takes place on 29th September in Dublin, Ireland. The summit is aimed at giving delegates, regardless of their company size, a fresh outlook on retailing, the new technologies available to them and information on how to utilise and maximise the new e-commerce that has come to the forefront of successful companies’ e-tailing plans.

Over the last few years, Clipper has become a major player in the e-fulfilment arena, and evolved its business to establish a market-leading e-fulfilment proposition, which has grown to account for 25% of logistics turnover. Clipper is now increasingly recognised a one tier one player within the fashion logistic industry, and an e-fulfilment specialist that handles circa 500m garments per annum for a number of national fashion retailers.

Clippers impressive client list includes industry leading brands such as Liberty, Harvey Nichols, Tesco, ASDA/George, John Lewis, GAP, New Look, Mint Velvet, ASOS, Whistles, and Bench, amongst others.

Mannix, who will join an impressive line up of speakers from the digital world, including Facebook, e-Celtic, DMI, Evergreen, Sage Pay, Synamatic and Magico, commented:

“Clipper provides its retail customers with focused ‘one stop shop’ solutions and has developed its end to end supply chain relationships with those customers.”

Speaking about Clipper’ s core strengths, Mannix said: “Clippers fashion handling and specialist processing capabilities are second to none. Clipper offers multi-channel e-fulfilment solutions, full courier integration, value added services such as on-site photography as well as international and bespoke solutions.”

Delegates attending the summit will enjoy the benefit of Mannix’s substantial experience: “I want to share Clipper’s experience and capabilities to create the next multi-channel success stories. The summit will be of particular interest to existing retailers and internet start up businesses who need to understand to the benefits of on-line retailing, but equally, need to get a handle on getting it right, and that’s where Clipper’s expertise can really help”, he commented.

Mannix’s speech will include insight on topics such as, the next steps for retailers after web site optimisation, the power of social media, going global and the challenges of fulfilment.

Clipper is also proud to be one of the summit’s key sponsors.

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