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Supply chain in the spotlight
More than 40 million Americans have filed for first-time unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic forced the U.S. economy to shut down in March—representing nearly 20% of the U.S. labor force. The COVID-19 pandemic has put supply chain in the spotlight as people now realize the crucial role it plays in maintaining the flow of goods and services. Prior to COVID-19, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimated that demand for supply chain professionals exceeded supply by a ratio of six to one. As the workforce is reshaped by this pandemic, the need for supply chain professionals will only continue to grow.
ASCM Phoenix Forum Changes
Member, Company, and Instructor of the Year Awards
The Company, Volunteer, and Instructor of the Year programs were established to recognize superior and consistent support of APICS Phoenix Chapter.
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