Monday, April 13, 2015

It’s Time to Rebuild the US Supply Chain Network

Frank Russo, CEO, Fabricating.com talks about “Reshoring” the Supply Chain in his Article “It’s Time to Rebuild the US Supply Chain Network” published in IndustryWeek.
Benefits of bringing production to the US include:
  • Shorter, leaner supply chains as production moves closer to the consumer
  • Flexibility to quickly respond to the US customer’s demands
  • Reduce large run production requirements
  • Reduce sizable inventory storage requirements
  • Less disruption in the supply chain
  • Hidden costs reduced or eliminated
  • Intellectual property risks eliminated
  • Improved quality
  • Improved productivity
  • Creation of jobs
To read Frank’s article visit It’s Time to Rebuild the US Supply Chain Network