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The Friday Report:  July 16, 2021

The Friday Report: July 16, 2021

Food Industry Shaken by JBS Ransomware Attack The ransomware attack on the largest meatpacker in the world seems to have shaken up the food industry and instigated questions about its cybersecurity.   JBS, based in Brazil, has operations across the globe and was...

The Friday Report:   July 9, 2021

The Friday Report: July 9, 2021

Labor Shortages Driving Supply Chain Disruptions It seems as if nearly every day now we are hearing about supply chain disruptions.  What are the primary drivers of this problem?  Notably, labor shortages and transportation impediments. Ports in various locations...

The Friday Report:  July 2, 2021

The Friday Report: July 2, 2021

Amazon Invests in New Disaster-Relief Hub Amazon currently owns over 800 warehouses and has increased its real estate footprint by 50 percent from 2019 to 2020.  In its usual forward-thinking capacity as a supply chain industry leader, Amazon has learned from the...

The Friday Report     June 25, 2021

The Friday Report June 25, 2021

Wood Wields Power over Housing Starts and Renovation As with numerous industries, the lumber industry experienced supply chain disruptions due to mill closures during COVID as well as a rampant escalation in demand for which the industry was not ready.  The lack of...

The Friday Report:  June 18, 2021

The Friday Report: June 18, 2021

New Bipartisan Bill Offers Incentive for U.S. Chip Production New legislation originating from the Senate Finance Committee provides a 25 percent tax credit to semiconductor producers that manufacture their silicon in the United States.  This incentive would apply to...

The Friday Report: June 11th, 2021

The Friday Report: June 11th, 2021

UPS Leverages COVID Infrastructure Investment to Ramp Up Pharma Cold Chain Service Building the infrastructure needed to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine, including freezer farms, dry ice production and tracking technology is about to come in very handy for UPS.  With...

5 Reasons: 2021 Semi-Conductor Shortage

5 Reasons: 2021 Semi-Conductor Shortage

Since last year, semiconductors have been in short supply across the globe.  Initially anticipated to only last a short time, now the semiconductor shortage is at pandemic proportions, impacting industries from electronics to home appliances, cell phones and...

The Friday Report: June 4th, 2021

The Friday Report: June 4th, 2021

Supply Chain Problems Are Not Limiting U.S. Economic Growth Although supply chain disruptions held back supplies needed for manufacturing, the United States economy grew at a slightly faster pace in both April and May 2021 according to a Federal Reserve report. ...

The Friday Report: May 28th, 2021

The Friday Report: May 28th, 2021

Chinese Burst Steel Bubble Is a steel shortage creating a bubble?  With steel in short supply, steel stocks are rocketing to the moon.  U.S. Steel is up 200 percent in only 12 months and Nucor is up 76 percent just this year.  The pandemic last year forced...

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