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How Distributors Can Act Now to Mitigate Supply Chain Disruption

The supply chain continues to be stretched – and likely will be into 2023 – testing the patience of distributors and their customers as they respond to growing demand. Distributors need a plan to manage supply chain disruptions. They must take action to ensure they can sustain and even scale operations as the economy recovers. 

We asked distributors about their strategies to mitigate the impacts of supply chain uncertainty. We shared what’s working in this webinar, as well our expertise on building resiliency in your supply chain. 

In this webinar you'll learn:

  • How to measure the risk of disruption within your business
  • How to plan based on the most likely scenarios for your business
  • How to manage and recover from disruption

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Thank you to our sponsor:

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About our guest:

G. 'Ravi' Ravishankar

G. 'Ravi’ Ravishankar is a faculty member at the Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Operations Division at the Leeds School of Business. He is a veteran of supply chain, lean transformation, implementing product innovation strategies and technology transfer from national laboratories.

His career has spanned a wide range of operating roles from president, CFO to engineering manager and director of innovation. He has worked in four continents on lean manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, product development, factory start-up, and business strategy. His industry experience includes, semiconductors, machinery, medical devices, food and beverage, chemicals, consulting and not-for-profit organizations.

About our host:

Ian G. Heller

Founder & Senior Partner

Ian Heller is Founder & Senior Partner at Distribution Strategy Group, and has more than 30 years of experience executing marketing and e-business strategy in the wholesale distribution industry. He has written and spoken extensively on the impact of digital disruption on distributors.