Operators should soon be able to see how promptly large firms pay their bills under government proposals announced last week designed to name and shame businesses that “ride roughshod over their suppliers”. Increased transparency will, according to the government, enable smaller businesses to compare larger firms’ average payment times and the proportion of invoices paid late. It will also allow firms to evaluate the length of time a company opts to pay its bills, such as within 30 days, more […]
The government has challenged the logistics industry to boost the number of its female and ethnic minority employees.
Hargreaves Services has purchased civil engineering and earth moving group Pryor, after the latter was placed into administration.
The government must avoid any “distraction or dilution” from the trailblazer apprenticeships as the April 2017 start date approaches, the RHA has said.