At first glance, anytime an executive order of any kind is brought to the table, one would think that only good can come from such efforts. A supply chain review can help companies re-tool, re-assess and revamp internal and external processes, make way for additional investments in areas needed the most and educate executives on how to do business better.
However, a review of this magnitude could also potentially uncover the gaps in our nation’s supply chains, putting those companies on display. Let’s not forget the Suez Canal situation earlier this year, or even more recently, the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack. And, let’s be honest, there will always be supply chain disruptions.