Matt Davis

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Supply Chain Risk Management: Black is the New Black?

by Matt Davis  |  August 2, 2012  |  1 Comment

Black is the new black? Hype around “Black Swan Events” – large scale, unpredictable disruptions – is all the rage today in supply chain risk management.  But if black swans are supposed to be the outliers, then why does it seem like supply chains are being hit by so many each year? The black swans […]

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You’re taking my toys away? Supply Chain risk in the news again… (Fisher-Price Recall)

by Matt Davis  |  September 30, 2010  |  1 Comment

I just read about the 10 million unit recall that Fisher-Price just announced today. Much like the Toyota recall, it’s amazing how a relatively few incidents can cause major disruptions in supply chain.

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