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APICS is the 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); APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD); and APICS Supply Chain Operations Reference-Professional (SCOR-P) designations set the industry standard. With more than 45,000 members and approximately 300 channel partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers.

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    New APICS CPIM Structure Reflects Evolving Needs Of The Supply Chain Management Industry

    Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced that one of its flagship certification programs, the Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program, will be reconfigured to better serve the needs of the supply chain workforce. The APICS CPIM is preferred by thousands of employers worldwide and more than 100,000 professionals since 1973 have earned the designation.


    New edition of APICS Dictionary and Learn It App Launched at APICS 2016

    Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced the launch of the 15th edition of its APICS Dictionary, which provides terms and definitions that ensure a common language among supply chain professionals working in today’s global environment.


    International Supply Chain Professionals Assemble For APICS 2016

    APICS 2016, the premier event for supply chain and operations management professionals, will take place September 25 – 27 in Washington, D.C. Professionals from all sides of the value chain will come together to gain relevant knowledge, foster relationships, explore trends, share best practices, and heighten efficiency in order to solve critical supply chain challenges.


    APICS and APICS SCC Board of Directors Nomination Announcement

    As selected by the 2016 APICS and APICS SCC Nominating Committees and accepted by the APICS Board of Directors, the following individuals will serve on the APICS and APICS SCC Boards as of January 1, 2017:


    APICS Recognized by Great Place to Work® for Creating an Innovative Workplace Culture

    Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced it has been certified as a great workplace by Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. The certification is the result of positive employee feedback on APICS’s atmosphere, management, professional opportunities, and other metrics.