Supply Chain and Blockchain: How Do they Go Together?

| January 26, 2020

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The supply chain consists of a complex network of suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and consumers. Consequently, a product goes through multiple stages in its supply chain lifecycle. It gets transferred through hundreds of hands, from one geographical location into another. This entire activity may take months. The supply chain is tricky as it’s extremely difficult for customers or buyers to trace back the product’s origin. As a result, it becomes both intransparent and costly.

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Diversified Distribution Systems, LLC

Diversified Distribution Systems, LLC (DDS) was created in 1985 to fulfill a need in the marketplace for a flexible, just-in-time supply system that would warehouse and distribute a variety of replenish able products. DDS has quickly grown into a strong 350 + employee business committed to delivering excellence in all phases or our work. Our work force is as diverse as the services we provide. We take pride in our work environment and that pride is reflected in our commitment and dedication to excellence.

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