Supply Chain

Apr 6, 2020  |  Supply Chain

COVID-19 Highlights the Importance of Agility for Supply Chains

Poole's Tim Kraft highlights the three A's that give supply chains a competitive advantage.

Apr 2, 2020  |  Supply Chain

Need to Know: COVID-19 and Triple-A Supply Chains – Lessons Learned

Tim Kraft, assistant professor of operations and supply chain management at Poole College of Management, shares some insight on supply chain lessons learned from the coronavirus pandemic.

Apr 2, 2020  |  Supply Chain

Need to Know: Hot Dogs or Ventilators: Where is the Real Shortage?

Robert Handfield, executive director of Supply Chain Resource Cooperative and Bank of America University distinguished professor of operations and supply chain management, explains the impact of COVID-19 on the pharmaceutical global supply chain.

Apr 2, 2020  |  Supply Chain

Need to Know: The Perilous State of Healthcare Supply Chains

Robert Handfield, executive director of Supply Chain Resource Cooperative and Bank of America University distinguished professor of operations and supply chain management, explains the impact of COVID-19 on the global supply chain of the healthcare industry.

Apr 2, 2020  |  Industry

Need to Know: “Save Me a Roll”… Understanding Consumer Purchasing Behaviors in the Midst of COVID-19

Stefanie Robinson, associate professor of marketing, discusses how scarcity can drive consumer behavior in the midst of a crisis.

Apr 1, 2020  |  Industry

Need to Know: Supply Chain Impacts – Where are All the N95 Masks?

Robert Handfield explains the impact of COVID-19 on the global supply chain of mask production and what this means for the healthcare industry.

Mar 24, 2020  |  Supply Chain

Need to Know: Interconnected Nature of Supply Chains Makes Disruptions Worse But Fixable, Says Professor Heese

Sebastian Heese talked to us about the impact the coronavirus crisis is having on the area of supply chain and its management.

Mar 18, 2020  |  Poole in the News

Rob Handfield Assures Shoppers Grocery Supply Chains Are Strong

Rob Handfield assures that the grocery supply chains are strong as shoppers continue to buy groceries in mass quantities.

Mar 12, 2020  |  Poole in the News

Supply Chain Resource Cooperative Study Shows Better Supplier Data Needed

In a 2018 study conducted by Poole's Supply Chain Resource Cooperative, the majority of companies did not trust the validity of their data.

Mar 6, 2020  |  Research

Research Impact: Jeffrey Stonebraker

Jeffrey Stonebraker, associate professor of operations and supply chain management at NC State Poole College of Management, discusses his research in decision analytics and problem-solving.