Is Your Company’s Supply Chain Solid Enough to Survive a Disaster?

Is Your Company’s Supply Chain Solid Enough to Survive a Disaster?

By Floyd Miller

 

 

 

Get business continuity tips at a free webinar hosted by SBA & AgilityBy: Kim HobgoodWASHINGTON – Most organizations know supply chain vulnerability poses a threat to their operations, yet few take proactive steps to mitigate that risk. Businesses can protect against costly shutdowns by establishing a solid and far-reaching supply chain. And even if your company doesn’t rely on a long list of vendors and suppliers to create goods and perform services, this critical step in developing an effective business continuity strategy can have far reaching ‘{{more}}’ implications during a disaster. Join the U.S. Small Business Administration and Agility Recovery on Tuesday, April 7 at 2 p.m. EDT for a discussion on best practices for getting your company’s supply chain prepared for any kind of disaster, while also engaging partners and suppliers in the process. The SBA has partnered with Agility Recovery to offer business continuity strategies through its “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit www.preparemybusiness.org to access previous webinars and for additional preparedness tips. The SBA provides disaster recovery assistance in the form of low-interest loans to homeowners, renters, private nonprofits and businesses of all sizes. To learn more, visit www.sba.gov/disaster.