Operators switch to ‘just-in-case’ stockpiling strategy


 

The fragility of a just-in-time supply chain strategy was exposed in the last 18 months and operators are pivoting towards a just-in-case set-up to build resilience, according to a new report. Weightmans’ report into how UK firms have responded to seismic changes brought about by the pandemic, Brexit and climate change legislation found fundamental and long-term changes to the way supply chains operate. As well as contending with an almost wholesale shift to e-commerce in some retail sectors as the […]