From zippers to glass, shortages of basic goods hobble U.S. economy

FLETCHER, N.C. (Reuters) – For Lauren Rash, it’s the little things that have snarled production at her tent factory here, like the many shades of black Velcro.Diamond Brand COO Lauren Rash stands in an aisle of shelves with stockpiled parts as the ‘lean’ supply management has been upended by global shortages and bottlenecks, at Diamond… Continue reading From zippers to glass, shortages of basic goods hobble U.S. economy