Proposals to grant business groups the power to challenge unfair payment terms on behalf of their members are being considered by the government. As part of its plans to improve payment practices and crack down on overdue payments, the government wants to widen the powers currently given to representative bodies to allow them to act on behalf of small firms who wish to speak out against larger companies that delay paying their bills. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills’ […]
R Swain & Sons defied “considerable” customer and competitor pressure to deliver a 10% rise in turnover last year, according to the firm’s latest annual results.
Wincanton has revealed a slew of new business wins and renewed contracts, but is continuing to see competitive pressure across many of is divisions as customers focus on their costs.
Premier Logistics (UK) was loss-making in the eight months to 31 December 2017 newly published accounts from the embattled group reveal.