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APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and APICS Supply Chain Operations Reference Professional (SCOR-P) designations set the industry standard. With over 45,000 members and approximately 300 channel partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers. For more information, visit apics.org.
APICS REIMAGINES ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP WITH INNOVATIVE, CUSTOMIZABLE APPROACH
Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced a new membership program designed to deliver a customized membership experience to meet specific member needs. The program will provide supply chain professionals with the tools and resources needed to succeed at any career stage by providing access to benefits based on career path and goals.
APICS LAUNCHES NEW CERTIFICATION PROGRAM DESIGNED FOR LOGISTICS, TRANSPORTATION AND DISTRIBUTION PROFESSIONALS
Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced the launch of the APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD) credential program. Developed in tandem with subject matter experts over the past nine months, the new certification will set the global standard for logistics best practices and aims to elevate knowledge and skills in logistics, transportation, and distribution practitioners.
APICS AND MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY SHARE NEW RESEARCH IDENTIFYING STRATEGIES FOR OPTIMIZING SUPPLY CHAIN VALUE
Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, and Michigan State University, announced findings from their latest report, “Creating Value through Procurement and Sourcing Efforts in Integrated Supply Chains,” which outlines five insights to assist procurement and supply chain management professionals in optimizing supply chain value. This is the fourth report stemming from the Beyond the Horizon research project, which investigates the current business practices of more than 50 supply chain firms from around the world to distinguish the future of supply chain management.
APICS Helps Tackle Skill and Gender Gap in Manufacturing Industry
APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, is committed to raising awareness of supply chain career paths for the next generation. Manufacturing has become a less popular career path in recent years, particularly for women.
APICS Announces Early Registration Deadline for APICS 2016 Conference
Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced the early registration deadline for its annual conference, APICS 2016, which takes place Sept. 25-27 in Washington, D.C. Attendees who register before the deadline, June 30, are eligible to save up to $600. APICS’s flagship conference brings together over 2,000 professionals in supply chain, logistics and operations management from more than 50 countries.