Poll results: What's the problem?

In general, the problem lies in the supply chain, readers say.

A short list of challenges facing the hardware and building supply industry includes rising gas prices, inflation in general, product procurement and the still unsettling Covid-19 situation. 

Many of the above, and many more, are inter-related, feeding on each other. Still, for the purposes of identifying the top, number-one, ultimate challenge for this audience, HBSDealer asked for the single biggest challenge. 

Here are the results:

What is the number one challenge to your business today?

Source: HBSDealer poll question. (n=150)

Add your vote to the poll by clicking on the above chart. Or, tell us your additional thoughts at [email protected].