Don't Forget Supply-Side Risk

Lapide, Larry
July 2012
Supply Chain Management Review;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p4
Trade Publication
In this article the author reflects on the risks associated with supply chain management. It states that supply chain managers face certain uncertainties in the supply chain business which includes the supplier risk arising from a dearth of credit in the financial supply chain. It states that credit is still hard to get, which has also put the financial viabilityof small suppliers at risk. It states that the Tsunami in Japan in 2011 also affected the high-tech and automobile supply chains.


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