RapidRatings Blog

Wait, when am I getting my car?

February 11,2021
 

Ruminations on Automotive Supply Chains

Recently, there’s been much coverage in the media on strained supply chains in the automotive industry. Whether you’re a true motorhead or just a...

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21 for '21; Our Predictions for The New Year

December 29,2020

It’s been one hell of a year.  

One where we’ve all needed to be resilientpersonally and professionally. 

As a company of close-knit team members, our resilience is defined by the care we...

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RapidRatings for Sourcing & Category Managers: Where Relationships Begin & End

December 24,2020
 

Depending on who you are, this may be the least (or most) interesting email you get in your inbox on any given day:

Hot-Rolled Steel is currently selling for about $935 per ton (up $125...

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RapidRatings for Supply Chain Risk Managers: This Moment is Yours (and The Next One Too)

December 15,2020
 

In painting, there is an oft-used technique where colors, lines, and shapes are applied with increasing or decreasing intensity to create a sense of distance.

Used as early as ancient Rome,...

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RapidRatings for Procurement Leaders: At The Center of It All

December 10,2020
 

It’s Monday—your category manager for rare earth metals phoned twice. Then texted a quick SOS. Then emailed—not only you—but your supply chain risk manager and your finance director.

A...

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