The median U.S. supplier has reduced capital expenditures into property, plant, and equipment?and has increased their total debt-to-asset burden?in the last two years. Such action?creates pitfalls in supply chains, especially in the age of COVID-19.
After more than a century in business, the national discount department store Stein Mart, Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 protection. The coronavirus continues to provide a debilitating headwind towards the retail sector.
Tailored Brands, owner of Men's Warehouse and Jos. A. Bank, filed for bankruptcy following the secular headwinds of declining professional attire, only accelerated by the coronavirus and stay-at-home orders.
Resilinc Corporation and CreditRiskMonitor.com, Inc. are forming a partnership, aiming to enable Fortune 1000 organizations to achieve greater visibility when it comes to gauging financial health of suppliers and overall supply chain risk.
CreditRiskMonitor management remains cautiously optimistic about the rest of the year, as?many of our subscribers continue to struggle through the COVID-19 economic downturn and are implementing cost-cutting measures.