1. What risks has the supply chain of Apple faced?
2. What are the risk mitigation strategies that Apple utilizes?
3. What improvements or modifications can be learned from Apple for other organizations to cope with the supply chain risks?
H0 Null Hypothesis: There is no significant risk impact on the supply chain of Apple.
H1 Alternative Hypothesis: There is a significant risk impact (improvements/disruptions) on the supply chain structure of a high-tech company like Apple.
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