Our accountants have a wealth of experience working with businesses in the retail and wholesale sectors, from independent operators to national outlets and online retailers. Our specialist retail accountants can provide your business with industry-leading advice and insights to help your business flourish and grow.

The retail market is fast-paced and there’s no doubt that the retail market and sector is one of the most challenging and competitive out there. As specialist advisors to this sector, we understand the challenges it faces and our expertise will help you make the right decisions, at the right time.

Our retail accounting team will be able to advise you on when to expand, how to fund growth and how to deal with any financial problems that you may encounter, all of which are key to a successful retail operation.

Expert Retail Accountants

Whether you have a single outlet or a national chain, our retail accountants will be able to assist you in the more complex areas of this sector, such as online trading and dealing with overseas manufacturers and competition. Our retail accounting team can also help you to develop IT systems that can accurately track orders, inventory and ensure all cash movements are managed properly.

For international brands, we can liaise with your overseas offices, and provide outsourced financial services for your UK operations, including bookkeeping, payroll and management reporting.

Our team have the expertise to develop your business and provide strategic advice on:

  • Cross border tax issues
  • Supply chain management
  • Funding options and profitability
  • Tax efficiency, such as group structuring through to shop refurbishment

Our retail accountants can help you to avoid potential pitfalls that those who do not seek professional retail accounting advice can fall foul to. Employment compliance is an extremely complex area and our expert team can ensure you are adhering to all regulations and can advise you on HR matters, disciplinary proceedings, pensions and much more.

Our retail accounting team have worked for, and have ongoing relationships with, some of the most successful teams in the UK retailing sector. Working with businesses of all sizes, Alexander & Co’s retail accountants focus on developing strong industry links, enabling them to deliver real solutions to retail clients.

Our expertise in the retail sector includes:

  • Strategic advice for business growth
  • Advice on acquisitions and disposals
  • Pre-acquisition financial assessment
  • Access to specialised funding

Accountants for e-commerce

Our team are also experienced in working with and advising e-commerce businesses across the UK. Many retailers are now expanding online to reach more customers than ever before, but with these new digital opportunities come new challenges. 

When your business moves online, it’s important that you understand the tax rules and implications of doing so. Rest assured our e-commerce accountants have the tools and expertise to advise and assist you every step of the way, allowing you more time to focus on your core business.

Industry-leading advice

Our team is always up-to-date on the latest tax changes tackling the retail and wholesale industry. When you choose Alexander & Co as your accountants, you will always be kept informed on the latest regulations, liabilities and tax reliefs available to your company.

Contact our retail accounting team for more

For more information on how we can support your business, call our retail accounting team in Manchester on 0161 832 4841 or email info@alexander.co.uk. Alternatively, please complete the online enquiry form on this page and one of our accountants will be in touch shortly.

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