How to wreck a warehousing business
from Ken Ackerman
Compared to most businesses, the distribution industry is reasonably stable. New enterprises frequently are launched, and older companies constantly disappear. However, in most cases, the cause of disappearance is a corporate buyout, rather than a catastrophic failure. Yet the risks of collapse always are present. Some of the most common of these failures are identified in this article, through descriptions of typical but mythical companies that suffered from them.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063