Words of Advice: Combating Component and Material Shortages


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In a recent survey, we asked the following question: What strategies are you employing to combat supply chain issues? Here are just a few of the answers, edited slightly for clarity.

  1. Trying to find alternative materials.
  2. Calling the factory.
  3. Buying American.
  4. Increasing min/max quantities.
  5. Reserving materials for some customers.

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