Articles by tag: Florida Gulf Coast University

The Tech Divide is Impacting How Well Companies Can Respond to Supply Chain Disruptions

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In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, the divide between companies with advanced tech capabilities and those lagging behind is widening. This growing tech divide significantly impacts their ability to respond to supply chain disruptions, a crucial factor in maintaining business continuity and efficiency that’s even more pronounced as supply chain resilience is increasingly defined…

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The Shifting Dynamics of Supply Chain Management: Higher Visibility Means Higher Stakes For Businesses and Policymakers

The supply chain industry has long been a battlefield of the unexpected, where disruptions, both minor and significant, are a commonplace challenge. However, the landscape of how these disruptions are perceived and managed has evolved dramatically. Dr. Piyush Shah, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management at the Florida Gulf Coast University, notes that while the…

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Baltimore Bridge Collapse: A Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Reforms and Investments in Critical Infrastructure

The recent collapse of the Baltimore Bridge has sparked a significant conversation about the vulnerabilities within our national supply chain infrastructure. Dr. Piyush Shah, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management at Florida Gulf Coast University, points to this event as a critical wake-up call, highlighting systemic weaknesses that demand immediate attention and action. This incident…

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The Effects of the Baltimore Bridge Collapse is Testing the Resilience of the Supply Chain

As one of the busiest ports in the United States continues to grapple with the aftermath of the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse, the ripple effects on global supply chains are profound and widespread. The tragic incident not only disrupted local operations but has also spotlighted vulnerabilities in supply chain resilience globally.  The bridge,…

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Retailers Should Reduce Their SKUs for a Healthier Supply Chain. Here’s Why.

In the current retail and consumer packaged goods (CPG) landscape, the industry faces significant challenges in maintaining a healthier supply chain. A 2023 Consumer Survey by O9 Solutions underscores this, revealing that over half of consumers have encountered product shortages, leading to a shift towards price-based purchasing over brand loyalty and reduced shopping due…

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Harmony in Action: The Rentex Washington D.C. Team
June 18, 2024

Step into the world of Rentex Washington D.C., where the team thrives on collaboration and excellence. Each member plays a vital role, contributing their unique skills to ensure top-tier customer service and seamless operations. Their collective dedication to quality and innovation sets them apart in the AV rental industry. Celebrate the dynamic and cohesive efforts…

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Embracing Variety: Watu Murray’s Dynamic Role at Rentex
June 18, 2024

Meet Watu Murray, the Warehouse Manager at Rentex Washington D.C. Watu thrives on the variety, new experiences, and challenges that each day brings in the workplace. A devoted family man, he cherishes spending time with his son. Outside of work, Watu enjoys producing music and video projects, bringing creativity and passion to everything he does.

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Orchestrating Excellence: The Symphony of Teamwork
June 18, 2024

Meet Michael Stathis, General Manager at Rentex, Washington D.C. Michael values collaboration, comparing the team’s work to an orchestra symphony where every instrument is essential for success. He is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service, ensuring every project hits the right note. Michael’s enthusiasm for motorsports reflects his drive and precision in leading the team.

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Spotlight on Quality: Teamwork Makes the Dream Work
June 18, 2024

Meet Jon Moody, the Quality Control Manager at Rentex Washington D.C. Jon is driven by the dedication of a hardworking team, who genuinely care about providing customers with exceptional service. Their collaborative efforts ensure every project’s success by truly supporting customer needs. Celebrate Jon’s commitment to quality and the positive impact of teamwork and dedication.

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