Some firms are having to scale back operations despite customer demand
Thursday 09 Sep 2021 Author: Ian Conway
Shares warned of supply chain challenges in the food industry as far back as May last year, yet it took announcements from fast-food chains KFC and Nando’s and supermarket giant Tesco ( TSCO ) for the penny to finally drop. Broader supply chain issues pose a threat to company earnings and therefore to share prices. Not only are there shortages of goods on the shelves, the combined effects of...