When you Don’t have all the Answers as a Leader

The COVID-19 crisis has put an unprecedented amount of pressure on business owners and decision-makers across the globe. As an executive leader, there has always been pressure to make tough decisions, provide answers to all of the questions your stakeholders have, and to have a long-term strategy for success. However, this pandemic has impaired the […]

Thinking Of Mobilizing Your Supply Chain for Face Mask Production? Here Are 5 Things to Consider

Sometimes viewed as a non-essential industry, the fashion business has been proving itself useful in the past few months. It is an industry that has found a new line of work. We are now able to take advantage of various offerings like my favorite, New York brand Rag & Bone who made a $30 plaid […]

Alongside talent, mental strength & adaptability, are the key indicators of success | #SuuchiStrong

Witty aphorisms adorn the light beige walls of our now lonely Suuchi office. And while they are, of course, meant to instruct behavior, we are still wonderfully stunned and schooled when these lines from our PowerPoint slides and values from our walls come to save us. When behaviors match values, extraordinary things happen. One of […]

Is Now the Time to Diversify your Vendors?

Much of the world has relied on very few sources to manufacture their products. Industries from healthcare to fashion and beauty have been heavily primarily reliant on the Eastern Hemisphere for production and sourcing. Especially during the current crisis, it has been brought to light just how dependent hundreds of thousands of supply chains had been […]

Is There a Capacity Shortage for PPE?

Over the past few weeks, we’ve covered the high demand for PPE and other essential products as our heroes on the frontlines continue to need protection and how the new norm will require many industries to take further precautions to protect staff and customers. While factories across the globe have ramped up their capacity, there […]

The “Wild West” of COVID-19 PPE Needs

It’s no secret that the U.S., as well as many other countries, are depending on China to supply them with the much-needed, medical-grade, PPE. This protective equipment is essential for protecting our frontline heroes risking their lives to keep sick patients alive. This has sparked some questions as to why our supply chain relies so heavily on outside […]

5 Experts On Fashion Supply Chain Challenges & the Adoption of Efficient Production Methods

Although apparel supply chains have become more complex and demanding, to prevent a bleak future, we can no longer ignore the elephant in the room- we need to reinvent fashion’s supply chain. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt both the supply chain and the global distribution channels, now is the time to start paying […]

All Industries will Need PPE in the “New Norm”

Even though COVID-19 continues to turn the world on its head, states across the country are beginning to reopen businesses and lift their stay-at-home orders. While our heroes on the frontlines remain the group who needs PPE the most, companies that are now returning to a new world need to consider how they are going […]

Is Near-Shoring the Future for a Pandemic-Proof Supply Chain?

We are all anxious to see the world economy begin running again but need to be prepared to see significant shifts in the way that businesses of all sizes structure their supply chain network. As we mentioned above, every business has felt the impact of COVID-19 on its supply chain and has exposed underlying weaknesses. […]

How COVID-19 has Exposed Supply Chain Weaknesses

We are living through history in the making as the world around us continues to evolve. While Suuchi has become an industry leader for the fashion supply chain, COVID-19 has allowed us to accelerate our roadmap and become a solution for all industries, including healthcare, government, food and beverage, and hospitality. We have been able […]