Empty shelves in a store.

Panic in The Supply Chain: How America’s Basement Changed Manufacturing Forever

Contact: John Frehse

January 26, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic tested strategies for warehouse consolidation, and in many cases the supply chain was not capable of delivering products to satisfy panic buying. As consumers created a new network of personal warehouse space – their basements or storage closets – a massive disruption for manufacturers ensued. Ankura’s John Frehse discusses the phenomenon in this short video.