Last updated June 22, 2022 |
By Harry Zarek
"Please bear with us as we face order delays and product shortages.” This has become the official response of vendors and manufacturers for the past two years. And it’s not any individual company’s fault. Thinking back on how things were, we were lulled into expecting smooth and reliable procurement as a given, whether picking a product off the shelf as a consumer or ordering your business products. Now, there seems to be a continuum of reasons as to why the products are not either readily available or why you have to wait in a queue to get them.