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Hellenic SHipping News
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October 26, 2021

The U.S. government’s broad social spending, the country’s aging infrastructure, and global supply chain disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have jointly contributed to the ongoing supply chain crisis in the United States, said leading U.S. expert Dr. Yossi Sheffi. 

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Hubwonk
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October 26, 2021

This week on Hubwonk, Joe Selvaggi talks with global supply chain expert, MIT Professor Yossi Sheffi about the unprecedented global supply and demand shocks created by the Covid-19 pandemic and how effective supply chain managers in an integrated world economy adapted to provide consumers with food, goods, and vaccines in record time.
 

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MIT Sloan Management Review
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October 25, 2021

Widespread product shortages are focusing attention on supply chain issues as never before — and while this publicity has shed some light on the problem, it has also spawned (misguided) calls to end the practice of just-in-time inventory management.

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The Peel News
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October 22, 2021

America’s supply chain crisis. Developing and distributing the Covid vaccine was more difficult than the moonshot! 

Professor Yossi Sheffi joins The.Peel podcast for a global experts perspective of history and the current Supply Chain crisis in the news. 

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Consumer Report
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October 20, 2021

Experts say all holiday shoppers would be wise to get a head start on their holiday shopping this year. Escalating supply chain disruptions will delay the arrival of presents—if you can get them at all.

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Supply Chain Management Review
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October 19. 2021

In his new book “A SHOT IN THE ARM: How Science, Engineering, and Supply Chains Converged to Vaccinate the World” (MIT CTL Media, 2021) published today, MIT Professor Yossi Sheffi recounts the vaccine’s extraordinary journey from scientific breakthroughs to coronavirus antidote and mass vaccination. And he explores how the mission could transform the fight against deadly diseases and other global-scale challenges.

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Mecalux
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September 2021

Mecalux sat down with professor Yossi Sheffi, Director of the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics, to talk about how Covid-19 is reshaping businesses and supply chains – and what’s coming next. Covid-19 has taught us several things about supply chains. First of all, we learned that the general media — including major publications in the U.S. and Europe — know very little about supply chains. The media tend to catastrophize everything..

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Fol:In
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August 5, 2021

Professor Yossi Sheffi of MIT University is a scholar in the field of ESG. I asked him, who wrote a book called Balancing Green on a related topic, 'the proper way to practice ESG.' He emphasized the importance of consumer awareness. Businesses and governments can take meaningful action only when consumers recognize the impact of their consumption on the environment and change their behavior.

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Supply Chain Brain
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August 17, 2021

In his book The Power of Resilience: How the Best Managed Companies Manage the Unexpected, MIT’s Yossi Sheffi describes the rising vulnerability on all sides of the supply chain: more distance, more players, more variety, more technology, more complexity. Companies must look to their chief supply chain officers to ensure that the supply chain is resilient to disruption. For many businesses, supply chain disruption is the largest operational risk.

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The Logistics World
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July 13, 2021

A book review for the newly publish Spanish edition of The New (Ab)Normal: Reshaping Business and Supply Chain Strategy Beyond Covid-19