Hi, there! Welcome to your OM in the News roundup. Here’s what we blogged about in the past week. All the posts include videos and discussion prompts for supply chain and OM classes.
Did Disney Forecast the Demand Drop for Galaxy’s Edge?
Disney, worried about park overcrowding and negative guest experiences with the opening this summer of the Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge attraction, managed instead to kill off demand. Read more…
McDonald’s Struggles with Unsustainable Straws
Paper straws made their debut at McDonald’s in the U.K. and Ireland in June of 2018, in part because the British government plans to ban plastic straws next year. Read more…
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