25 global B2B exchanges for supply chain diversity

The Coronavirus pandemic has disrupted supply chains, forcing distributors and retailers to find alternative product sources. Global B2B exchanges have been around for several years. Some are for specific companies. Others are public for all companies. In a post several years ago, I described 20 leading global global B2B exchanges. The list has changed dramatically. … Read more 25 global B2B exchanges for supply chain diversity

5 tips for overcoming Covid-19 supply chain disruptions

Covid-19 has disrupted the supply chain by shutting down manufacturers and suppliers in China, the United States and elsewhere. This post suggests five ways to overcome this challenge. Overcoming disruptions in the supply chain Diversify suppliers. Diversification sounds easy, but finding an alternative manufacturer or distributor can be difficult depending on the product. An alternative … Read more 5 tips for overcoming Covid-19 supply chain disruptions