Innovative Approaches to Supply Chain Risk
AUGUST 5, 2014
A major earthquake in Taiwan. We have a problem.” The alternate source uses the same supplier in Taiwan. The report outlines some of the key challenges as follows; A variety of physical and non-physical risks need to be considered including geographic factors (natural disasters, political unrest), supplier quality and labor issues, volatility in pricing, customer demand, shipping, IT security, regulatory changes, etc.