APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management.

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

This is a members-only event. To view the recording, please log in and click here 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.
APICS Extra Live events qualify for APICS certification maintenance.