Supply chain

Transient inflation, clogged supply chain and syringe shortage

Pop Quiz: What does transient mean? When it comes to inflation, many of us have recently learned that, yes, it means temporary, as most people have guessed, but not necessarily short-lived, as many had assumed. Thomas Polen, CEO of medical tech giant BD, has set a timeline around these “inflationary …

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Furniture delivery delays: how supply chain issues are causing backups – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Many will gather around their dining room tables next week, but what if yours is still stuck in California… or Vietnam? WCCO’s Erin Hassanzadeh visited the HOM furniture warehouse in Coon Rapids to better understand the power and control that local businesses still have. Rod Johansen’s mission …

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Kansas lawmakers call for action as supply chain shortages affect Thanksgiving

TOPEKA, Kansas (WIBW) – Kansas lawmakers have called for action as supply chain shortages affect Thanksgiving as well as automakers. Kansas Democratic Governor Laura Kelly said she joined a bipartisan coalition of governors from across the country to urge congressional leaders to approve full funding for the Creating Helpful Incentives …

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Cisco predicts disappointing profit as supply chain issues drive costs up

A man walks past a Cisco logo at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, ​​Spain on February 25, 2019. REUTERS / Sergio Perez Nov. 17 (Reuters) – Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO.O) predicts lower than expected current quarter profit as supply chain issues including high chip prices pushed up its business …

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Mr Kipling’s maker steps up spending in its supply chain ahead of Christmas

A box by Mr. Kipling Fench Fancies is seen in this illustration taken March 30, 2016. REUTERS / Phil Noble / Illustration / File Photo Stocks down 5% in morning trading Half-year profit down 39.2% Nov. 16 (Reuters) – Premier Foods (PFD.L), the maker of the Mr Kipling and Cadbury …

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Daily winter items affected by supply chain issues

Things like snow shovels, snow plows, sleighs, and Christmas lights have experienced shortages or seen their prices rise. The Marshall hardware store in Duluth has experienced these problems. One of them is the shortage of materials used for most plastic products. Owner Steve Marshall says, “There are resin shortages. So …

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Canvas boat, Champagne, tulip bulbs among the shortages

GREENWICH – From a local liquor store to a business selling boating equipment to a family nursery, everyday goods and wares have become much harder to find. These shortages of consumer goods and commodities due to ongoing supply chain disruptions are also straining consumers and businesses. Do you want to …

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