Results for Category: Supply chain

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How did the pandemic affect the food supply chain?

They are some of the most enduring memories from the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic: long, socially distanced lines to buy food; empty shelves in supermarkets; shortages on everything from non-perishable foods to fresh fruit.

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Optimizing supply chain costs

As disruptions to the supply chain continue and the shortfalls within the system which were highlighted by the pandemic re-shape supply chain management as we know it, many companies have started 2022 unsure how to proceed.

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Learning from the Covid-19 vaccine supply chain

When the world became aware that the spread of the Covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2) virus had officially become a global pandemic in 2020, there was no real indication about if and when an immunization would be available.


The global supply chain crisis

A year after the coronavirus pandemic broke in 2020, it became clear that supply chain issues were not going away. Throughout 2021, bottlenecks and supply chain disruptions highlighted the fragility of infrastructures across the world.