Supply Chain

Why The Chip Shortage Isn’t Going Away Anytime Soon

Domestic plants may be long-term answer for hard-hit industries, but CEOs need to do a better job of strategizing for the immediate future.

Manufacturers Brighten At Prospects For Anti-China Actions

Small and mid-size companies will be key to creating long-term change, Revere Copper chief says.

Hands On: Glove-Making CEO Cleans Up Processing Industries

Eagle Protect founder Ardagh investigates U.S. manufacture of pristine gloves for food and medical processing.

Post-Pandemic Adjustment: Getting Your Supply Chain Right

How one manufacturer achieved a 15 percent reduction in inventory, while enjoying a $15 million improvement in EBITDA.

Rebalancing Your Supply Chain In A Post-Pandemic World

The question should not be how to return to pre-pandemic conditions, but whether those conditions were really serving the company well in the first place.

The Dark Side Of Operational Efficiency In Times Of Crisis

Efficiency-enabling practices can help generate greater profitability, but too much of a good thing can lower operational flexibility.

Let Data Inform Your Pandemic-Rebound Decisions

Using these indexed variables to plan for recovery may lead you toward safer bets for extending supply chains or other operations—and even when and how to reopen/restart.

How to Manage your Supply Chain Shock Waves

As the economy reboots in fits and starts, CEOs should expect plenty of supply chain volatility. Here's how you can prepare to better manage the chaos.

7 Critical Lessons CEOs Are Learning In The Crisis

What companies do today will make or break their resilience in the face of the next natural disaster that threatens their survival.

How To Position Your Company To Address Supply Chain Disruptions

The pandemic has been a logistics nightmare for companies large and small. Here are some legal doctrines and steps that can help.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Optimism Falls To 12-Month Low In October

Chief Executive’s latest reading of CEO sentiment shows growing number of CEOs disillusioned with short-term economic recovery, as list of issues disrupting business continues to grow.