Clipper Logistics signs massive warehouse pre-let in North East – Office Design News
Clipper Logistics has signed a massive 350,000 sq.ft warehouse pre-let in the North East, said to be the largest pre-let of its kind for nearly a decade in the region which is a big boost for the private sector in the area.
Clipper Logistics offer UK wide coverage with 28 warehouses and distribution centres nationwide, a fleet of 650 vehicles and 3.5m sq ft of warehousing space and also offers a European transport service.
Clipper started life as Clipper Logistics Limited in 1992 (the same year as Business Interiors) with a team of three and a single driver. Today, they are one of the UK’s leading independent logistics companies with a turnover of £200 million. Their early willingness to challenge the status quo and quickly embrace change, made them first choice for a number of retailers and enabled them to develop invaluable expertise in High Street garment retail and high value logistics.Now they have over 2500 highly skilled long serving employees further to impressive growth.
This particular warehouse or “shed” move will be just the end of the beginning of what promises to be a long process involving space planning, interior design, construction, fit out & project management disciplines.