First Person: Manufacturers: Disrupt or Be Disrupted
1 Oct 2022
AD: What were your company’s major challenges caused directly by the pandemic, and how did you handle them?
Norheim: Our major challenges matched those of many other companies, including supply chain hurdles, remote workforce management, and obstacles caused by operating during the pandemic since we were classified as an essential business. But our workforce rallied. We persevered and overcame many obstacles in our path, even though it was difficult.
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