According to Cruise Industry News estimates, the ‘Big Three’ at sea are on pace to greatly exceed food and beverage spend of previous years.
With the expansion of fleets and the return of guests post pandemic, sourcing teams have ramped up purchasing to accommodate the push beyond ‘normal’ levels in the new year.
How can cruise industry leaders bolster their supply-chains to support growth?
- Communication. Work with suppliers to forecast demand, resolve issues and prevent delays.
- Collaboration. Support the partners that helped navigate the pandemic with opportunities to extend their service.
- Innovation. Explore strategic sourcing initiatives and opportunities to invest back into your supply chain to achieve CSR goals and improve ESG ratings.
Send the StrawFish® team a note for access to educational resources and ways you can streamline your disposables supply-chain today!