Category: Supply Chain

Managing Supply Chain Woes with Digitalization and Automation

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, supply chain issues have plagued the manufacturing and warehousing industries and, as we close out the year 2023, things are not expected to improve any time soon due to ongoing geopolitical issues, continuing shortages of raw materials, rising transportation and energy costs and more frequent weather events and natural disasters. However, […]

Planning Ahead for Supply Chain Disruptions

Disruptions to the supply chain due to ongoing issues with obtaining materials, inflationary pricing, labor shortages and transportation are expected to continue throughout 2023 and into 2024 or beyond, resulting in long lead times for equipment and parts for end users. While supply chain disruptions can wreak havoc on projects and maintenance around the facility […]