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Technology

Q&A: Demand Forecasting When Demand Goes Crazy

​​​​​​​Relex co-founder Michal Falck discusses how the intelligent supply chain was dealt a blow by panicked shoppers—and how the same system can now help it recover.

Industry Partners

Increasingly Muddy Waters Between Retail, Foodservice

In survival mode, some restaurants are turning to grocery, but is the turn just a stopgap measure or a new reality?

Foodservice distributors such as Sysco and US Foods are turning to supplying grocery stores, and app-based delivery service Waitr has shifted to grocery delivery.

U.S. food leaders are preparing a list of requests to help address the coronavirus crisis, including relaxing some child labor regulations and authorizing the National Guard to deliver food in emergencies.

Officials of General Mills say they are pulling some April promotions with retailers as they adjust to demands of operating in a pandemic.

Associations partner with feds to ensure supply chain viability as stores discourage hoarding; sick and missing workers present another challenge.

Industry leaders say cargo policy and manufacturing support can assure a secure food chain amid coronavirus crisis.

The veteran of Nissan Motor Corp. joins the company March 1 and will oversee supply chain and logistics for all stores.

The Lempert Report: Hydroponic growers and indoor farmers could help grocery retailers provide fresh local produce year-round.

The Lempert Report: Our food systems exacerbate climate change while failing to nourish enough people, but closer study may help.

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