Monthly Archives: October 2021

Jobs in demand due to the global supply chain crisis

After the economic rebound experienced after the devastating effects of covid-19, the global supply chain is in a precarious position. This means that people have to pay much more for goods and services while waiting much longer for their arrival. However, with every crisis comes opportunities, such as the many …

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Water stress sparks investor interest to address supply shortage

As heat and wildfires ravaged the United States in the summer of 2020, Wall Street spotted an opportunity. In December last year, Nasdaq and CME Group launched a new futures index that allowed farmers, hedge funds and municipalities to bet on the futures cost of water in California – and …

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Let’s find our way back | News, Sports, Jobs

The US Congress has yet to come to an agreement on a $ 1 trillion infrastructure bill. Pending their decision, Hawaii will officially welcome visitors to the islands on November 1. Could it be our “back to normal?” Should it be? Before the global pandemic changed everything in March 2020, …

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KEEP SUPERIOR CLEANLINESS | News, Sports, Jobs

Local diver Don Fassbender is shown underwater. (Photo courtesy of Don Fassbender via 8-18 Media) Don Fassbender, an extraordinary local diver, has dedicated his diving career to keeping the “Fresh Coast” Costs. Fassbender started scuba diving 30 years ago because he wanted to see what was under the waves of …

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Scary street | News, Sports, Jobs

Jessica Koth | Daily Press Halloween is almost here and there are plenty of houses in the area set up to accommodate trick-or-treaters. This house and others can be found on South 14th Street in Escanaba. Jessica Koth | Daily Press Halloween is almost here and there are plenty of …

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Thanksgiving staples in short supply | News, Sports, Jobs

Traditional Thanksgiving staples like turkeys and hams are expected to be quickly gobbled up this year as disruptions to the global supply chain continue. When Brock Holland, owner of Holland Brothers Quality Meat and Catering in Duncansville, wanted to order 60 cases of turkey breasts in anticipation of the Thanksgiving …

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European industry associations warn of catastrophic impact of China’s magnesium supply shortage

Raw materials European industry associations warn of catastrophic impact of China’s magnesium supply shortage 10/29/2021Editor: Nicole Kareta The European industry associations European Aluminum, Eurofer, ACEA, Eurometaux, industriAll Europe, ECCA, ESTAL, IMA, EUWA, EuroAlliages, CLEPA and Metals Packaging Europe today launched an urgent call for action against the imminent risk of …

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Supply Shortage: Port of Los Angeles Commission Approves New Fees for Slow Container Movement

LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Port officials are shocked by the record number of ships anchored in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. More than 80 ships stacked like rush hour traffic jams in Los Angeles wait to unload containers. On Friday, the Los Angeles Harbor Commission voted unanimously …

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Ybarra Field Store overcomes supply shortage challenges

SINTON, Texas — Ybarra’s Country Store has been open since July 4, 1977. “That’s me when I opened the store,” owner Guadalupe Ybarra said, recalling a black-and-white photo of him in front of store shelves. “I was very happy because it’s my dream. It’s my dream.” He and his wife …

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Production at Japanese plant in September hit by global auto shortage

TOKYO (Reuters) – Production at Japanese factories fell for the third consecutive month in September as the auto sector hit a persistent global supply shortage, increasing the risk of an economic contraction in the third quarter and highlighting doubt the recovery. Production disruptions in Asia and slower growth in China …

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Watch: Addressing the Semiconductor Supply Shortage | 2021-10-28

Art Figueroa, vice president of operations and quality for North America and EMEA at Smith, discusses the severity and impact of the semiconductor shortage and provides an overview of its duration. Supply chains have always withstood disruption, but few, if any, have lasted as long or caused as much damage …

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Urgent shortage of blood supply threatens lives

“Emergency: all necessary blood groups. Our blood supply is at dangerous levels. Schedule your blood donation today. The message on the home page of the Miller-Keystone Blood Center website echoes the American Red Cross. “The current blood supply is the lowest the Red Cross has seen at this time of …

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Apple’s strong quarter takes a $6 billion hit from a supply shortage

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Apple’s iPhone sales soared again in the past quarter, but did not rise as quickly as analysts had expected due to supply shortages which made it more difficult to satisfy demand for a wide range of products. . Until recently, supply shortages that have curtailed …

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Supply shortage: Covina businesses face backlog issues that could impact Christmas shoppers

COVINA, Calif. (KABC) – A global supply shortage, in addition to a backlog of ships waiting to drop off containers at the Port of Los Angeles, makes it difficult for Southern California store owners to meet demands client. In Covina Valley Cyclery, the store owner said it was a completely …

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Red Cross blood sees lowest blood shortage in a decade

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The American Red Cross urges people to donate blood, plasma and platelets. The organization is experiencing its lowest supply levels in more than a decade. The big diaper drive returns: how you can help the little ones among us According to Annette Rowland of the American Red …

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Amid chain supply shortage, LCCC CDL program a success

NANTICOKE — Tuesday’s Lucerne County Community College board meeting included an update on the program that has become a hot topic amid the global supply chain shortage and local need for drivers. school buses: college commercial driver’s license courses. Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs Susan Spry noted that the …

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Supply Chain Shortages: Your Questions Answered

The sharp increase in demand blocked the system for transporting goods to the factories that needed them. At the same time, finished products – many of which are made in China – were piling up in warehouses and ports across Asia due to a severe shortage of sea containers, those …

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Shortage of local supply: how companies are adapting

Like businesses across the country, Amarillo businesses have faced challenges due to ongoing supply shortages. Jose Murguia, owner of El Tejavan locations in Amarillo, spoke about the adjustments he has had to make to his restaurants due to shortages, including changing some opening hours and menu prices. Murguia said much …

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Gehlhausen Home Accessories suffers from a national supply shortage

EVANSVILLE, Indiana (WFIE) – Evansville Store Gehlhausen Home Accessories has been a victim of the continued shortage in the national supply chain. “This is going to have a big impact,” said Laura Smith, the store’s purchasing and merchandising manager. “But I think most independent retailers are in the same boat. …

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Tallahassee auto dealers struggle over supply shortage

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – Supply chain shortages have led to empty spaces at auto dealerships. Two years ago, Werner Hyundai of Tallahassee had around 600 cars in stock. Now that number has dropped to 50. “We’re taking whatever we can get,” said Michael Ward, the company’s director of used cars. …

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Supply shortage is no laughing matter for North Bay toy stores

A shortage of toys could produce tears of sorrow instead of joy on Christmas morning for young people and adults hoping to unwrap that special gift. North Bay toy stores do their best to offer a variety of gifts. But as with other retail products, the advice is to buy …

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Shortage of Christmas trees expected amid global shortage

(CNN) – For Americans this holiday season, whether they check off an essential item on their Christmas list depends on the global supply shortage. The artificial Christmas trees are the latest fallout from the current global supply chain crisis that is causing a massive backlog of shipments. James Li, National …

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Food shortage affects local restaurants

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG / WECP) – It’s not always fun to go out to a restaurant and hear that your favorite food is gone. This is a problem that many local restaurants face. “It makes it difficult because customers want what they want when they want it,” Chris Gerkin, …

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The massive workforce and the shortage of supplies

Deere & Co. workers hold signs during a strike outside John Deere Des Moines Works in Ankeny, Iowa on October 15. Photo: Rachel Mummey / Bloomberg News Forget what you’ve heard about the collapse of organized labor. A wave of strikes across the country highlights the power of unions amid …

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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 tensions and overwhelming demand are hampering a rapid recovery. Loading …

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Quantifying the Bitcoin supply shortage

The following is taken from a recent edition of Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine’s high-end market newsletter. To be among the first to receive this and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, Subscribe now. When looking at the bitcoin supply, it is important to consider the state of …

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Buying early only increases supply shortage and panic

Credit: Pixabay / CC0 public domain Consumers would do better in the long run to buy more selectively and at their normal time, according to Professor Manmohan Sodhi, professor of operations and supply chain management at Bayes Business School (formerly Cass). Felixstowe, the UK’s largest commercial port, reported having up …

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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 won’t arrive as promised, school districts are struggling. providing school …

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Supply shortage slows adoption of e-bikes

Robyn Edie / Stuff Habitat for Humanity Invercargill chief executive Paul Searancke said greater awareness of carbon emissions and the cost of fuel has resulted in consistent sales of e-bikes, but the supply has been troubling due to the supply chain congestion. Demand for e-bikes in Southland is increasing, but …

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Local schools see a shortage of staff and supplies

CHICO, California – At North Country Day School, it is difficult to keep enough substitute teachers on hand. Normally the school has between four and six substitute teachers whom they can bring in. Right now he only has one and that person is leaving in December. The school principal said …

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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 global economic recovery. Unfortunately, Moody’s Analytics warns that supply chain …

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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 things. It turns out it’s easy to sell on the …

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Ivermectin misuse creates supply shortage in parts of state – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Ivermectin – commonly used to treat heartworms in domestic dogs and cats and parasites in cattle, horses and swine – is available from most veterinary practices and veterinary suppliers . Most vet offices and vendors won’t sell it to just anyone. So there is a shortage, but …

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The housing stock shortage begins to ease

Expect a stable housing market over the next five years – despite the expiration of COVID-era protections – says one new Zillow report. The Zillow Home Price Expectations Survey, conducted by Pulsenomics, interviewed 111 housing experts throughout August. The panel included economists, researchers, analysts and academics. And their insight reveals …

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Supply shortage is not easing for restaurateurs

Mario Pich with Central Fish Co. fillet a salmon. Pich has been with Central Fish for three years. Photo by Edward Smith. published on October 4, 2021 – 10:02 AMWritten by Edward Smith A video of a Fresno restaurateur posted to Facebook shed light on the continuing supply crisis facing …

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Tesla deliveries explode, defying supply chain issues

Tesla Inc. TSLA -0.03% overcame tangled global supply chains to deliver a record number of vehicles in the third quarter. The Silicon Valley electric vehicle maker delivered 241,300 vehicles to its customers in the three months ending September, it said on Saturday, up from 139,593 vehicles in the same period …

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UK to deploy army officers to deal with fuel shortage

LONDON: Almost 200 tanker military personnel will be deployed from Monday to provide temporary support to deal with long lines at petrol stations across the UK due to supply shortages, the government announced on Saturday. The shortage was caused by a severe shortage of truck drivers, especially heavy truck (HGV) …

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