Supply chain problems may finally ease. Here’s what it means for your wallet

Finally a little good news. There’s a reason the cost of consumer goods has skyrocketed since the summer months. Supply chain issues have delayed the distribution of many common commodities and commodities. At the same time, the US economy has improved. With fewer unemployed, American consumers had more money to …

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Biden adds insult to injury by denying inflation and supply shortage

Opinion: President Biden suggests there is no shortage and our eyes are deceiving us. Then he assures us that shortages are not a big problem. Not a winning strategy. Jon gabriel | opinion contributor The grocery store was running out of cotton balls. Luckily I didn’t need cotton balls – …

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Lack of truck drivers, store shelves are bare | News, Sports, Jobs

What do we want? Truck’s driver. When do we want them? Always, but especially now when, during a massive tsunami in the supply chain, there is a shortage of 80,000 drivers in the country to meet the current demand for freight. This is an estimate from the American Trucking Association, …

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GOOD NEWS: MC Program Keeps Trucks Running During Supply Chain Crisis

ENVIRONMENT The shortage of semiconductor chips is not going away, and the supply chain needs in-service trucks to stay in service. Midland College (TM) Automotive and Diesel Technology programs therefore help keep existing trucks running smoothly, making their scheduled deliveries this holiday season. Automotive service technicians and diesel mechanics are …

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Play of light | News, Sports, Jobs

Photos by Nora Edinger Howard Gamble, more commonly known as the Chief of the Ohio County Department of Health, is also the artist responsible for the colorful stained glass panels sold at his Wheeling Stained Glass booth at Artworks Around Town in Center Market. WHEELING – When a costumed and …

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Could the end of supply chain problems be in sight at the end of 2021? Experts seem optimistic

tifonimages / Getty Images / iStockphoto The disruptions to the global supply chain have been so severe this holiday season that not even Santa will be able to tour this year – just kidding !. However, there are signs that the situation is finally improving. Learn: How Social Security, Wage …

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Law on investment in infrastructure and employment: key points | Miles and Stockbridge PC

On November 15, 2021 (the “effective date”), President Biden promulgated the law Law on investment in infrastructure and employment (the “Act”) to invest in our country’s infrastructure and competitiveness. The federal government routinely passes transit bills to fund traditional road, bridge and transit projects. However, the law overshadows these efforts …

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Jobs and strong economy seem to dominate inflation in central bank calculation

“There are three problems,” the man who would become Prime Minister Brian Mulroney told a raving crowd in Nova Scotia 38 years ago. “The first is employment, the second is employment and the third is employment.” After a decade of fighting inflation and the high interest rates that demanded it, …

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Has omicron overturned the global supply chain?

The emergence of the omicron variant has cast doubt on early signs of a global supply chain recovery across the globe, including the Middle East and North Africa. “There may still be fluctuations, but overall I think the worst is over,” said Esben Poulsson, who chairs the International Chamber of …

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Supply chain issues, climate change creates shortage of Christmas trees

One rainy Thursday afternoon, Joseph Hoey and his family were in the Pinery Christmas Trees grounds in Del Mar picking a tree. He was with his wife, daughter and granddaughters. “In fact, we come here every year,” he said. The Hoey’s started searching for their tree later this year than …

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