Mini Clipper 40th Anniversary Celebrations

11 April 2011


Hazchem Network were delighted to join Mini Clipper Logistics for their 40th Anniversary Celebrations, held at the famous wartime code breaking centre Bletchley Park on the 8th April 2011.


Founder members of Hazchem Network, Depot 018 Mini Clipper invited a group of their customers and their suppliers to celebrate their 40th anniversary on a wonderful sunny afternoon, at a most interesting venue. One of the pioneers of Modern Computing Alan Turning, worked at Bletchley Park, and it was exciting to walk through this historic site that played such an important role for Britain and the Allies defeating the Nazi Menace during World War II.


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Mini Clipper Logistics was started 40 years ago by Mick Masters in April 1971 as a courier company that soon blossomed into the large warehousing, transport and logistics operation now headed by Peter and Jayne Masters and their team from Leighton Buzzard. It’s wonderful to see a family company successfully embrace the second generation and grow from strength to strength.


Mini Clipper Logistics, an independent family business with 40 years of UK distribution expertise, is a respected supplier of high quality transport and warehousing services to both retail and industrial sectors.

Operating from 3 main cluster sites in Leighton Buzzard, less than 1 hour north of London and just minutes from the M1, we store 20,000 pallets in our 200,000 sq. foot of modern warehousing. With a fleet of 30 rigid and articulated vehicles, and membership of the Pall-Ex Network, we deliver palletised freight throughout the UK next day. Membership to Hazchem Network as a founder in 2004, allows the Mini Clipper Logistics operation to carry Hazardous Materials under ADR.

Clients from a broad spectrum of business sectors including, gardening, clothing, foods, raw materials, and homeware who work with the demands of major national manufacturers, retailers and high street independents, need their logistics suppliers to work in partnership to conquer and pre-empt delivery issues on a daily basis.


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Here’s to Mini Clipper Logistics next successful 40 years!