Social gatherings and celebrations might have taken a backseat, but the culture of gift giving continues to play an important role today. More so now that the world still copes with the unprecedented and prolonged health crisis. Like all other industries, the gifting market is trying to reach consumers and get back on its feet […]
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) were already buzzwords in the technology and manufacturing spheres before the pandemic upended the global supply chain.
Maintaining a stable supplier network in diverse places can help mitigate risk and sourcing disruption. So it doesn’t come as a surprise that more and more importers and buyers are implementing a “China + 1” strategy. With this approach, there’s no need to scramble to find new suppliers. There’ll be other sources to handle parts of the supply […]
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As the world grapples to address the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic and global supply chains hit bottleneck, the gap between supply of and demand for medical devices, testing kits and personal protective equipment (PPE) ranging from surgical masks, to respirators, face shields, goggles, gloves and body suits are widening at an accelerating rate. […]