“Traceback involves working backwards from the point of consumption or purchase of the product through the supply chain,” Ostroff and Gottlieb wrote.
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Courtesy photo Then Sgt. 1st Class Frederick T. Slape, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, hugs wife Diane and daughter Montana after returning home from a deployment to Afghanistan in 2012.