How global supply chains are falling out of fashion
Fashion brands like Benetton are increasingly turning away from globe-spanning supply chains and low-cost manufacturing hubs in Asia, in a shift that could prove a lasting legacy of the COVID-19 pandemic.
United Airlines restarts cargo-only flights
United Airlines has restarted cargo-only flights just weeks after assigning all aircraft to normal passenger operations because the delta variant has dragged down travel volumes and growth expectations for the remainder of the year.
Delayed exports clog the wood pulp, toilet paper supply chain
As suppliers contend with logistical challenges, retailers like Costco and Sam’s Club are taking steps to prevent customers from hoarding and creating another demand-induced shortage.
Watch: No relief this year for the global supply chain crisis
Patrick Penfield, a professor of practice in supply chain management and director of executive education at the Syracuse University Whitman School of Management, offers a view into supply chain congestion, delays and pricing for the remainder of this year.