Supply shortage

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…

Food shortage weighs on school menus

HOUSTON COUNTY, Alabama (WTVY) – Nationwide supply chain issues currently plague infant nutrition programs. Shortages across the country are creating a domino effect, falling directly into Wiregrass school cafeterias. “We’ve had a few minor issues since starting school, but last…

Supply shortage: Consumers should look at first holiday purchases, experts say

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – Across the country, we’re seeing a shortage of supplies, from cars to toys and now to tennis shoes. The pandemic continues to disrupt the supply chain, so much so that experts say now is the time…

KB Home (KBH) Achieves Solid Order Book Amidst Supply Shortage

Home Ko KBH has consistently benefited from the strong demand for housing and a large order book. In addition, a favorable pricing environment due to strong housing market demand bodes well for the company. So far this year, shares of…

Semiconductor shortage will further affect passenger vehicle sales in September

The semiconductor shortage is expected to further impact passenger vehicle (PV) sales volumes in September. Lately, a global shortage of semiconductors in the supply chain has severely affected automotive production. The electronic component is used in a variety of functions…

Fake chips flock to exploit supply shortage

In Japan, Oki Engineering has opened a chip checking service. And after the service opened in June, Oki had received 150 requests in August. After studying about 70 cases, he found problematic fleas in about 30 percent of them. With…

Homebuilders Tackle Canada’s Housing Shortage

The supply of housing in Canada was lower than demand even before COVID hit, a situation that the pandemic has greatly alleviated. It’s not that home builders have stood idly by. Housing starts over the past 12 months were the…

Uber raises forecast, Lennar dives amid supply shortage, Nvidia stock caught in Evergrande fears

Brian Sozzi, Julie Hyman and Emily McCormick break down Tuesday’s stocks in motion, including: Uber shares see market leap amid more bullish outlook for the company, Lennar shares dip as channel constraints supply continue to weigh on the company, and…

UB limits dining options due to staffing and supply shortage

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) – Due to a staff shortage and supply chain issues, the University of Buffalo has had to adjust the service levels of its dining halls. UB Campus Dining & Shops director of marketing and communications Ray Kohl…