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Emergency Procurement & Risk Management Pulse Blog Warehousing is shifting under the public procurement spotlight. Are you up to speed?Moving ForwardDianne and I spoke about warehousing, logistics, and how state Chief Procurement Officers respond to addressing those needs. Procurement officials are used to curating contracts to fit specifics. Still, warehousing and logistics’ fine details for responding to an international pandemic differ from crafting the perfect IT RFP. It was no surprise to find that procurement officials dove deep into their states’ fine details to aid in preparing a response.No two states responded the same way. Some states had an existing system they could tap into for resources. For example, states that are more prone to hurricanes typically have a current warehousing system that they routinely work closely with during grey skies season.