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HARRY MOTTRAM FREELANCE JOURNALIST: Amidst the winter of the Carillion collapse – published: print industry firms who have gone to the wall

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As the fall-out continues from Carillian’s collapse, a political and economic crisis is developing. Already it is changing the nation’s conversation over the ethics of giving massive infrastructure contracts to companies who don’t pay their sub-contractors on time.

With the back drop to stories of unpaid invoices and stories of the defunct construction company not paying their bills for more than four months, ICSM has released a list of printing industry firms who hit the rocks this winter.

Read the full story and other printing industry stories at hhttp://www.printmonthly.co.uk/News/Industry/6300/published-list-of-printers and more freelance info from Harry at http://www.harrymottram.co.uk/?page_id=1956

HARRY MOTTRAM FREELANCE JOURNALIST: doubts over Carillion’s so called ‘early payment scheme’


The construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation leaving doubts over more than 20,000 jobs in the UK and real concerns for their suppliers that includes print firms, stationers and sign-makers.

Although many in industry believe most of the firm will be saved through being re-floated, refinanced, nationalised or bought out in some form of rescue plan there are concerns over whether the thousands of suppliers, self-employed workers and sub-contractors will get paid.

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