Possible supply chain disruption could have caused a string of deadly vaping incidents, resulting in consumers being exposed to untested chemicals in products.
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How crucial are supply-chain protections? The answer could be traced to the ongoing vaping crisis.
The current public-health emergency has killed at least a dozen people and has hospitalized hundreds more. Aside from the human cost, the tragedy has also raised questions about many aspects of vaping, including its meteoric rise in popularity with young people, its lack of regulatory oversight, and its profitable existence in illicit markets.
More importantly, for any business in any industry, this crisis also highlights the…