Based in Yorkshire, Clipper provides value added third party logistics services to many sectors with a particular presence in retail fashion, retail consolidation centres and organisations involved in higher value products. It commenced in 1992 and has since grown both organically and by acquisition. Clipper now works in partnership with many leading high street retailers operating from 27 locations and employs some 2200 staff throughout the UK and Europe. Clipper is of sufficient scale and ability that it can provide solutions to meet all needs, whilst being small and agile enough to remain close to the customer.
West Yorkshire, GB
Size (employees)
3,908 (est)+16%
Clipper Logistics was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in West Yorkshire, GB
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Key People/Management at Clipper Logistics

Tony Mannix

Tony Mannix

Chief Executive Officer
David Hodkin

David Hodkin

Chief Financial Officer
Steve Parkin

Steve Parkin

Executive Chairman

Clipper Logistics Office Locations

Clipper Logistics has an office in Leeds, West Yorkshire and Northampton
West Yorkshire, GB (HQ)
Gelderd Rd
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Clipper Logistics Financials and Metrics

Clipper Logistics Financials

Clipper Logistics's revenue was reported to be £340.13 m in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

340.1 m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

99 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


Net income (FY, 2017)

12.5 m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

23 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

17.7 m

Market capitalization (2-Oct-2017)

435.1 m

Closing share price (2-Oct-2017)


Cash (1-Mar-2018)

862 k
Clipper Logistics's current market capitalization is £435.1 m.
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


30.1 m86.1 m75.2 m82.8 m82.6 m160.7 m201.2 m234.8 m290.3 m340.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

16.2 m57.9 m48.2 m52.6 m52.6 m110.9 m141.5 m165.6 m205.7 m241.1 m

Gross profit

13.9 m28.2 m27 m30.2 m29.9 m49.8 m59.7 m69.2 m84.6 m99 m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

1.4 m1 m1.2 m1.8 m2.6 m3.8 m2.8 m7.3 m10.3 m12.5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

8.1 m13.3 m9.6 m17.1 m20.8 m

Dividends Paid

924 k1 m801 k1.6 m2.8 m1.9 m5.2 m6.4 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(5.5 m)4.5 m(9.4 m)(12.1 m)(14.6 m)
GBPY, 2017


100.6 k

Financial Leverage

4.9 x
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