Inventory management in the shadow of a pandemic
To hold or not to hold. That is the question many in procurement and supply chain roles face when assessing stock availability levels. In an ideal world, there would be an abundance of the stock stored conveniently where it is needed. But in reality, holding large amounts of stock is a luxury few businesses can afford. In this report, RS Components examines the way the coronavirus pandemic has shaken supply chains and upended many established business models. It also looks at how those in the procurement hot seat can make a lasting impact on the way they respond to current pressures − and prepare for future changes.