Supply chain

Business and farm bosses warn of lingering supply chain problems ahead of Christmas

Escalating supply chain shortages are causing difficulties as Christmas approaches, with an agriculture industry leader saying the challenges could last for a year. An ongoing global shipping crisis triggered by the pandemic and exacerbated in the UK by Brexit-induced labor…

When the supply chain crisis finally subsides: Jefferies

The global supply chain crisis is already easing ahead of the spending-rich holiday season, Jefferies said. There are signs “we are past the pinch peak” and “significant improvement” will arrive by the middle of 2022, the bank added. Yet US-China…

Worker Shortage to Blame for Supply Chain Problems: When Can We Expect Improvements?

Prices continue to rise in the United States, with the Department of Labor’s consumer price index pointing to a 0.4% jump on Wednesday above the 0.3 increase forecast by the United States. Dow Jones estimate. Alongside these rising prices is…

Food shortages and supply chain issues impact school lunches

Food shortages and supply chain issues are forcing schools across the country to find creative ways to feed children. Whether it’s the last-minute cancellation of a meal-tray order or the announcement that a planned supply of tender chicken and kibble…

Toy store reports pre-holiday delivery difficulties – Action News Jax

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – If you’ve been shopping lately, you may have noticed empty shelves. And if you’ve ordered furniture online, you might find that it takes months to get delivered to your home. This is because the products are stuck…

The global supply chain nightmare is about to get worse

by Matt Egan, CNN Business Shortage of computer chips. Epic Port Congestion. And a serious shortage of truck drivers. The world’s delicate supply chains are under extreme stress. The supply chain nightmare is driving up prices for consumers and slowing…

Shipping delays, supply chain and hiring shortages impact 2021 holiday shopping; but there is a silver lining :: WRAL.com

Shortages, delivery delays, buy now. You’ve probably heard the warnings about holiday shopping this year, But 5 On Your Side’s Monica Laliberte found more things to know, including the many ways all of these hiring signs will impact your gift…

How AI is a strategic tool for managing the supply chain

More and more supply chain leaders are considering incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) into their businesses, but remain skeptical. It’s because they’ve gotten too many sales calls where companies say AI can change the world and magically do all kinds of…

Supply chain issues and labor shortage responsible for the resurgence of empty shelves across the country

Good luck with your shopping list this weekend. Just like at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, supermarket shelves are starting to look sparse. And it’s not just toilet paper or paper towels – frustration is mounting everywhere. On social…

Challenges, shortages and disruptions ahead. 4 minutes for a better retail industry. Read on.

Young woman in medical mask and empty shelves in supermarket getty We are experiencing in real time the main drawback of a global economy. Just as COVID-19 has been a universally shared experience, the supply chain crisis is also unfolding…