Story originally appeared in the Supply Chain Dive on the Sept. 14, 2021. Excerpts from the story below. To see the full story visit

“Supply Chains are struggling – high costs, scarce capacity and raw materials, etc. – and the mandate is another constraint to be managed,” said Raj Patel, senior director of 3PL global industry strategy at Blue Yonder, in an email. “Retailers and employers will have to prepare for the added logistical costs of weekly tests, which could compound issues for already struggling companies.”