Supply chain radar: Return to sender – gauge the appeal
‘Free’ returns by online retailers create waste, supply chain congestion & lost productivity
Candace Browning, head of global research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, writes (via MarketWatch):
Six months (and a lifetime) ago, most people had never heard of Covid-19, unemployment was at historic lows, and President Trump had just signed the Phase I trade deal with China.
At the time,BofA Global Research published a study in which we argued that supply chains were shifting. On the surface, there was nothing controversial about our statement. After all, the past three decades have witnessed a dramatic globalization of ...