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Where does LA Unified keep supplies for 650,000 kids? Think big.

by Jed Kim | Take Two

The facility services approximately 1,400 schools, fulfilling more than $100 million in food and supplies orders annually. Todd Johnson/KPCC

Parents know how difficult it can be to stock up on everything your student needs for going back to school. Imagine what it'd be like to supply 650,000 students.

KPCC's Jed Kim visited L.A. Unified's Procurement Services Center to see how the second largest school district in the nation gets the job done.

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