ASU professor says supply chain issues are slowing down vaccine deployment

From technology problems to the storage, there are challenges with trying to administer the COVID-19 vaccine. An ASU health care supply chain expert says it all comes down to logistics.

Top unions call for closure of all Amazon warehouses — experts say it would be disastrous

Amazon warehouse workers across the nation express their concerns about the working environment, in fear of contracting the coronavirus.

Shelves still empty, weeks after initial 'panic buying'

The outbreak of COVID-19 drove people to panic buy items weeks ago. Many foods and paper products are still difficult to find in grocery stores, despite how often stores are stocking their shelves.

What women bring to supply chain management

How can you make a positive impact on one of the most important fields in the global economy? The ASU Women in Supply Chain Symposium on Wednesday, Aug.

Triple threat: When one major just isn't enough

Trio of roommates are among the 39 ASU students tackling triple majors — for them, competition and value are their why

How product recalls spread through the supply chain

Contaminated or damaged goods get taken off the shelves and reported to the public almost every day. Here's a short breakdown of the costs and complexities, and quality and safety measures of this system.

The sustainability opportunity for business professionals

Faculty from ASU’s School of Sustainability and the Department of Supply Chain Management will provide instruction and real-life insights on organizational opportunities that accompany global challenges.

Black Friday: Good for business but a headache for supply chain

W. P. Carey Professor of Supply Chain Management Dale Rogers says retail event plays important role in U.S. economy, though it's not actually the biggest shopping day in the world anymore.

Consumer forums impact online sales in a flash

New research shows how retailers can better manage short promotions, and compete with the likes of Amazon, even when they are smaller and may not have access to cutting-edge predictive analytics.

Hospital-doctor relationship is key to reduce health care supply costs

New research shows that investing in mechanisms to align physician incentives with medical facility incentives saves money.