Month: September 2021

Supply chain issues affecting garbage trucks and street marshals

As nationwide supply chain issues affecting computer chips and sensors entering cars and trucks drag on, it has started to affect an unexpected group: the city’s street commissioners. Garbage trucks, snow plows and salt trucks use computer chips and specialized…

From paints to plastics, chemical shortage is igniting prices – Daily News

By PAUL WISEMAN and TOM KRISHER In an economy shattered by the coronavirus, shortages and price spikes have affected everything from wood to computer chips. Even the toilet paper did not escape. Today, they are cutting one of the humblest…

From paints to plastics, chemical shortage is igniting prices – Orange County Register

By PAUL WISEMAN and TOM KRISHER In an economy shattered by the coronavirus, shortages and price spikes have affected everything from wood to computer chips. Even the toilet paper did not escape. Today, they are cutting one of the humblest…

Boohoo stock tumbles as it warns of a supply shortage, as Oxford Nanopore soars on day one of trading

Big winners and big losers marked the last day of trading for September and the quarter in London. DNA / RNA sequencing technology company Oxford Nanopore Technologies was very well received on its first trading day, but Boohoo’s shares fell…

Supply chain chaos could trigger 1970s-style inflation: Stephen Roach

Economist Stephen Roach warns that the United States could be on a collision course with 1970s inflation. Former Morgan Stanley Asia chairman fears the impact of energy price spikes on China’s struggling supply chain may be the tipping point. Crude…

Cafes Face Supply Chain Woes, Drought And Staff Shortages – All Colorado News, Weather & Sports

Ptarmigan fire: compulsory evacuations will be lifted Thursday morningMandatory evacuations from the Hamilton Creek and Angler Mountain subdivisions will be lifted Thursday at 10 a.m., Summit County Sheriff Jamie FitzSimons said Wednesday evening. 3 hours ago DIA janitors vote for…

Supply chain performance declines as shortages increase

E2Open study reveals that the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has made it harder than ever to do business. As demand for essential items drove record sales, service levels fell from 99% to an all-time low of 83%, as manufacturers moved…

From paints to plastics, a shortage of chemicals is igniting prices | Associated press

In an economy shattered by the coronavirus, shortages and price spikes have affected everything from wood to computer chips. Even the toilet paper did not escape. Today, they are cutting one of the humblest but most vital links in the…

State lawmakers to hold hearing on alcohol shortage

Currently, the Pa. Liquor Control Board has limited purchases of 43 types of alcohol to two bottles per day. HARRISBURG, Pa .– Pennsylvania state lawmakers are holding a joint committee hearing to learn more about supply chain disruptions impacting the…

Next warns of Christmas price hikes due to supply chain staff shortage

Retailer FASHION Next has warned that price hikes and staff shortages could impact its delivery operations as Christmas approaches. Some areas of Next’s business have started to come under pressure from a shortage of overseas workers, especially in logistics and…