"In the post Hidden Suppliers Can Make or Break Your Operations (Harvard Business Review, May 2015), the authors write, ""With the size and complexity of supply chains soaring, a daunting challenge is confronting companies: identifying the critical nodes hidden within the vast expanse of their supply networks.""
The coronavirus outbreak is putting supply chain risk management (SCRM) back in the spotlight. A key component of SCRM is supply chain mapping. Do you know where the manufacturing/production facilities of your suppliers (and their suppliers) are physically located? And do you know which of your parts or materials are manufactured/produced . . .