Clipper Logistics

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)
3,380 (est)+15%
Clipper Logistics was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in West Yorkshire, GB

Clipper Logistics Office Locations

Clipper Logistics has an office in West Yorkshire
West Yorkshire, GB (HQ)
Gelderd Rd

Clipper Logistics Metrics

Clipper Logistics Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

£290.3 m

Revenue growth (2015-16), %


Gross profit

£84.6 m

Gross profit margin (2016), %


Net income (2016)

£10.3 m

Market capitalization (28-Apr-2017)

£385 m

Closing share price (28-Apr-2017)


Cash (30-Apr-2016)

£715 k
Clipper Logistics's current market capitalization is £385 m.
Clipper Logistics's revenue was reported to be £290.3 m in FY, 2016 which is a 24% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


£160.7 m£201.2 m£234.8 m£290.3 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

£110.9 m£141.5 m£165.6 m£205.7 m

Gross profit

£49.8 m£59.7 m£69.2 m£84.6 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

£43.6 m£54.9 m£58.3 m£70.1 m

Pre tax profit

£3.9 m£9.5 m£13.1 m

Net Income

£2.8 m£7.3 m£10.3 m
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


£5.4 m£1.9 m£715 k

Accounts Receivable

£16 m£17.3 m£19 m

Current Assets

£52.7 m£57 m£66.8 m


£15.8 m£14.6 m£25.6 m


£19.6 m£24.8 m£24.9 m

Total Assets

£88.1 m£96.4 m£117.3 m

Accounts Payable

£54.4 m£25.3 m£26 m

Current Liabilities

£71.3 m£67.8 m£80.6 m

Retained Earnings

£2.8 m£5.4 m£5.1 m

Total Equity

£11.5 m£17 m£22.8 m

Financial Leverage

7.7 x5.7 x5.1 x
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

£13.3 m£9.6 m£17.1 m

Cash From Financing Activities

£4.5 m(£9.4 m)(£12.1 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(£1.1 m)(£2.2 m)(£2.8 m)

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