Retail Accounting

The retail market and sector is one of the most challenging and competitive out there. Getting it right in terms of brand and location can quickly develop a national or international chain.

Management information is essential to success and a competitive advantage is derived from IT systems that are able to process and present huge quantities of data quickly and accurately.

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

Expert Retail Accountants

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 help you to develop IT systems that can accurately track orders, inventory and ensure all cash movements are managed properly.

We have expertise to develop your business including strategic advice on supply chain management, funding options, IT, payroll and outsourced financial management. 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 and have experience 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 growth
  • Advice on acquisitions and disposals
  • Pre-acquisition financial assessment
  • Access to specialised funding
  • E-tailing and IT
  • Auditing
  • Taxation advice
  • Benchmarking

Call our retail accounting team today for your free initial consultation on 0161 832 4841.

Alternatively, please complete our online enquiry form and one of our retail accountants will be in touch promptly.


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