Operators are calling for action against a rise in clients demanding extended credit terms, MT has learnt. Operators report some clients demand credit terms of up to 120 days, while others try to lock prospective suppliers into agreeing 60-day credit terms as a condition of com-pleting electronic tenders. Bullet Express MD David McCutcheon told MT the problem is on the rise. “We’re having issues with major clients that are extending or requesting credit terms as long as 90 days. They’re […]
Expect Distribution has signed a three-year warehousing and distribution deal with online retailer Stores Direct, expanding the scope of the eight-year relationship between the two parties.
The first two days of Multimodal have been a success, exhibitors at the NEC show told media partner Motor Transport.
Expect Distribution has blamed a fall in profit on its loss-making two-man delivery service, which ceased operating in May last year, but said that new deals in its contract logistics business will get it back on track.