APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management.

APICS Corporate Awards of Excellence

The APICS Corporate Awards of Excellence recognize organizations with superior performance and dedication to advancement in the fields of supply chain and operations management. The two categories are Education and Innovation.

The Education Award of Excellence focuses on an organization's commitment to productivity and advancement based on the application of educational concepts, competencies, and best practices from the APICS body of knowledge. 


The Innovation Award of Excellence recognizes an organization's achievement in developing strategies and tactics to meet and overcome challenges in the changing industry landscape.

The entry period for this year's contest has ended, and the judges are hard at work reviewing the submissions. This year's winner will be announced at APICS 2016 in Washington, DC, September 25-27, and featured in a 2017 issue of APICS magazine.