APICS is the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management.

Upcoming Events Eligible for APICS Certification Maintenance

Members only: APICS Extra Live: Smarter Safety Stock

Presented by:
Dave Turbide, CFPIM, CSCP, CMfgE
Author, “Enterprise Insights”
Date: April 10, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. CT

To view the recording, please login to apics.org in the upper-right corner of the screen with your member account or join APICS today.

Attend APICS Extra Live to understand how safety stock really works and to gain proven strategies for effective management. The presenter will review safety stock basics and outline ways to reduce inventory while improving the “safety” that your inventory investment is supposed to provide.

In this APICS Extra Live, you will

  • gain a better understanding of how safety stock protects against shortages
  • learn how your material requirements planning or enterprise resources planning system manages safety stock
  • discover how to reduce inventory while improving availability.

Did you know? You can earn 6 points per year for being an APICS member.

Don't forget. You can earn 2 points per published article in industry publications such as APICS magazine.

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