Operators working for Mars UK have hit out at a change in their payment terms, which have increased from 90 to 120 days, claiming the situation will damage cashflow so much that they may not re-tender for the business. Last month Mars UK was named and shamed in the national media by the Forum of Private Business (FPB) for the extension in its payment terms. However, Mars UK argued that it had introduced a supply-chain finance scheme, which actually allows […]
A reliance on agency staff and hire vehicles at CS Ellis to meet an increase in work dented the operator’s annual profit, newly published accounts show.
Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) is preparing to make redundancies across the group, motortransport.co.uk has learnt, with sources claiming around 100 jobs are at risk.
Scania saw net sales fall across the board by 18% last year, in what it described as ‘a year like no other’.