Trends & Issues

Managing the Supply Chain in the Post-Covid Disruptive Environment

It is hard to imagine a period more disruptive to supply chains than the current environment. Globalization, environmental disruptions, cyberattacks and now a pandemic have made supply chain managers key leaders in mitigating the risks of multiple disruptions to businesses. — By Gerald Donald

The pandemic had immediate negative impacts on business, and whilst it is not the first pandemic to cause supply chain disruption, it is the first since global trade became common for all sizes of businesses. It is also the first since climate change began causing significant supply chain disruptions, since increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks started accelerating, a....