Peggy gives her thoughts on the impact COVID-19 has—and will continue to have—on the supply chain and manufacturing. She gives an example of how some funding is going to be used to spur U.S. manufacturing in the future.

She also discusses:

  • A recap on what manufacturers were facing before the pandemic including how ecosystems, business models, and customer expectations were changing.
  • The impact the labor shortage, the advent of new technologies, and COVID-19 are having on manufacturing.
  • If we have made any real progress in the last seven-plus months toward greater digitization.

(11.03.20 – #693)

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