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Tag: supply chain management

Jul 23, 2020

Rob Handfield on the New Players of Protective Gear for WRAL

When the COVID-19 pandemic began in March, many never anticipated the vast shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care workers. The disruption in the PPE supply chains in North Carolina and across the globe is now becoming dependent on new suppliers to fill the gaps. “At a state level, at a county level,… 

Jul 9, 2020

NC State Poole College Names Sebastian Heese as Business Management Department Head

NC State Poole College of Management announces Sebastian Heese as the business management department head effective July 1. 

Apr 2, 2020

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

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

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

“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

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. 

Tim Kraft, assistant professor of operations and supply chain management

Aug 15, 2019

Tim Kraft joins Poole Supply Chain Faculty and SCRC Team

New Poole Supply Chain professor Tim Kraft enjoys interaction with students while teaching, and the problem-solving aspect of research. 

Dec 3, 2018

Drug Recalls Put Spotlight on Drug Supply Chains

Professor Handfield discusses impact of drug recalls on drug supply chains. 

Jul 23, 2018

Authors Explore Comparisons between Supply Chain, Natural World Ecosystems

The Living Supply Chain authors explore evolution of supply chain ecosystems in comparison with the natural world.