Article from Risk and Insurance
Interesting summary article discussing the shortage of drivers contrasted with the increased regulation by the government.
Margins are tight and inventory demands are high. Customer expectations are higher. Meeting these demands from a cash flow standpoint can be difficult. This can especially be true when your vendor(s) requires 15 day payment but your customers may take 30-45 days. In a significant growth period, this can put pressure on the cash situation fast.
As in other industries, other situations can put a strain on cash flow including: