Why it’s high time to move on from ‘just-in-time’ supply chains
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This logistical model is the engine of breakneck capitalism. But its fragility is now being exposed

A price shock on the global natural gas markets brings down several small energy providers, leaving customers without heating and facing rising fuel prices. A fire knocks out the huge cable sending electricity from France to the UK, threatening homes with darkness and increasing power bills. The container ship Ever Given, bound for Felixstowe from Malaysia, gets stuck in the Suez canal for six...

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