April 27, 2020
Alpega North America’s Managing Director, Mark McArthur, provided his perspective on disruptions in today’s economy and how supply chains can better prepare for them in a contributed “Knowledge Base” article.
Disruptions in Today’s Economy: How Can Supply Chains Prepare?
Most companies’ supply chains operate lean today, making them more vulnerable to disruptions when they occur. How can we make supply chains more dynamic in order to respond to changes such as a loss of supplier or a logistics service provider? Regardless of your business or vertical, there are ways to better prepare for future disruption events and build contingency plans.
In this article featured in the April Issue of Inbound Logistics, Mark shares his thoughts on how we can better prepare to minimize the risks that disruptions present and mitigate their impact; along with strategies on how to build a more flexible and agile supply chain.