US companies load up on costly inventories as new supply snarls loom in China

Inventory levels have gone up in recent months, but the latest COVID-19 disruptions in China are sending a new ripple through global supply chains Through most of the pandemic, Kent International couldn’t import enough Chinese-made bicycles to supply Walmart and its other big US retail customers. But in recent months, the New Jersey-based wholesaler and … Read more

Palace clash showcases why Arsenal’s Tierney blow could prove so costly

By Conor Laird Published: April 4, 2022 8:53 pm Last Updated: April 4, 2022 9:02 pm The opening 45 minutes of Arsenal’s meeting with Crystal Palace on Monday evening has shone a spotlight on exactly why the injury suffered by Kieran Tierney could yet go as far as to derail the club’s campaign. For those … Read more