Global Shortages During Coronavirus Reveal Failings of Just in Time Manufacturing

Global shortages of many goods reflect the disruption of the pandemic combined with decades of companies limiting their inventories. The empty shelves at a Target store in Dallas last June highlight how companies of all types were unprepared for a crisis.Credit…Nitashia Johnson for The New York Times June 1, 2021Updated 12:37 p.m. ET In the […]