Each month, ALOM supply chain subject matter experts take a look at events, trends and technology shaping the industry and offer thought-provoking opinion and well-considered insight to help bring clarity and greater awareness of key issues.
Between The Links
Whack-a-Mole Supply Chain is Here – How Big is Your Hammer?
Hannah Kain - August 26, 2021
My prepandemic advice for supply chain planning: Plan for 98% and “wing” the remaining 2%. There is no way you can plan for 100%. Those were the days. Today, supply chain professionals are both competent …
Supply chain disruptions – no immediate relief in sight
Hannah Kain - April 6, 2021
When will the supply chain world return to “normal”? This is by far the number one question in my inbox these days as supply chain …
German Supply Chain Act Signals Global Shift in Transparency and Compliance
Hannah Kain - February 17, 2021
Supply chain pros just may be suffering from PTSD after a harrowing year with rapid changes. The pandemic brought huge demand shifts, now followed by …
Cooking, supply chain and vaccines. Some year-end thoughts
Hannah Kain - December 23, 2020
I was baking traditional Danish Christmas cookies in December. Into the dough went cloves, cardamom, all spice, nutmeg, cinnamon. Many of us associate the spices …