Thursday, March 12, 2009

Tough Look at Global Manufacturing

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My homeboy Martin, who spends twenty plus weeks a year selling and sourcing in Western and Eastern Europe, recently gave me the low down on the production crash in the Old Country. Factories have customers that aren’t buying, inventory that can move and, in many cases, employees they can’t fire and factories they can’t shutter.

The above image from BusinessWeek is telling.

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