Why Everything Is Sold Out
The pandemic broke online shopping.
I wrote about why everything you want to buy is backordered, sold out, or otherwise missing in action right now.
I just truly love a logistics story, because they are all about the things that we’re not supposed to see or think about, and they’re always more interesting and complicated than you expect.
Anne Helen Petersen
It's hard to explain, if you're not a reporter, just how much reporting and & research would've gone into this
explainer on out-of-stock everything in order for it to seem this *simple*
It's not just you. The pandemic has made all kinds of products, from paper towels to living-room furniture, difficult to track down right now, writes
Among the many perfect little details in this story,
's failed quest to order curtain rods (*curtain rods*) especially gets me.
The Pandemic Broke Online Shopping - The Atlantic
Alanna "mild doesn't mean what you th
This is also exactly what happened to health care
Mike Dudas 🇺🇸
"All summer, I tried to buy things, and mostly I failed."