A sustainable inventory plan, sometimes also referred to as a stockpile or supply cache, involves building and maintaining an adequate supply of resources (like personal protective equipment and medical products) to cover all essential employees and needs. It should outline:
By building and maintaining a managed inventory of essential supplies, you can give your organization the ability to respond and maintain operations in the face of a crisis like a pandemic or natural disaster. Having adequate resources can make the difference in ensuring that you can protect employees and remain fully operational should the event cause an immediate disruption in product or material supply chains for manufacturers, delivery and inventory challenges for distributors, a significant spike in demand, or some combination of all three.
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