JOHN COTTON GROUP LIMITED
Company number: 00273492
1 March 2018
to 31 August 2018
This report was filed on 26 September 2018
and approved by Nicholas Manning
Average time taken to pay invoices: 83 days
- within 30 days: 16%
- in 31 to 60 days: 39%
- in 61 days or more: 45%
Invoices due but not paid within agreed terms: 17 %
Shortest standard payment period
Longest standard payment period
Standard payment terms
Raw material purchases standard terms are 90 days from month of invoice.
Excluding raw material purchases, the company's normal standard terms of purchase are 60 days from month of invoice.
Were there any changes to the standard payment terms in the reporting period?
Maximum contractual payment period agreed
Any other information about payment terms
Dispute resolution process
No formal dispute resolution process although any complaints from suppliers are passed to the Company Secretary for resolution.
Other payment information
Has this business signed up to a code of conduct or standards on payment practices? If so, which?For example, signatories to The Prompt Payment Code must commit to paying 95% of their invoices within 60 days.
Does this business offer e-invoicing in relation to qualifying contracts? This is where suppliers can electronically submit and track invoices. It’s not just allowing suppliers to email them an invoice.
Does this business offer supply chain finance? This is where a supplier who has submitted an invoice can be paid by a third-party finance provider earlier than the agreed payment date. The business would then pay the finance provider the invoiced sum.
Under its payment practices and policies, can this business deduct sums from payments under qualifying contracts as a charge for remaining on a supplier list?
During the reporting period, did the business deduct sums from payments as a charge for remaining on a supplier list?