THE STATE OF THE RECALL, BY THE NUMBERS.How today’s manufacturers look at product safety and recalls, and how consumers react.
More than 1/2 of executives are concerned about their ability to isolate items in their supply chain.
Coordinating a recall is a concern for 70% of executives.
Only 51% of organizations are able to execute a recall within hours. The other 48% can do it in days or weeks.
Less than 20% have traceability solutions to help automate the tracking and recall processes.
46% say their companies are struggling to stay compliant with regulations.
Almost 1/3 of executives were most concerned that theirinability to trace items would have a negative impact on their company.
86% of executives are worried about their ﬁnancial liability if something goes wrong with a recall.
The average cost of conducting a recall is $10 MILLION
93%On the ﬂip side, of consumers think how a company handles a recall shows their thoughts on customer safety.
87% of consumers are more likely to buy from companies that manage recalls “honestly and openly.”
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