• Shortage of stick deodorant really is the pits | Emma Beddington

    7 days ago - By The Guardian

    The shortages of baby milk and HRT were alarming. But nothing prepared me for the loss of my favourite under-arm freshener ‘Global supply chain management” used to be a phrase I heard only in snippets of phone calls from another room: it is what my husband does for work. Now, though, we are all invested, tracking the gaps and delving into what has happened to semiconductors, garage doors and mustard. The food sector is even warning of a looming shortage of carbon dioxide , one thing I thought we definitely had too much of. Some shortages have been dramatic, such as the baby milk crisis in...
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