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Departments

  • Ask APICS
    In "Ask APICS," APICS director of research Jonathan Thatcher, CSCP, CAE, tackles a question sent in by a reader.
  • APICS Report
    “APICS Report” features the latest APICS news, products, and programs.

  • Book Review
    In "Book Review," author Karl M. Kapp, EdD, CFPIM, CIRM, examines three recent publications in the field of supply chain and operations

  • Building Blocks
    In "Building Blocks," authors John P. Collins, CFPIM, CSCP, and Eric P. Jack, PhD, CFPIM, CSCP, expand upon a fundamental topic in supply chain and operations management.

  • Case Study
    Each issue of APICS magazine features a case study of a successful product or service solution on a manufacturer or other company.

  • Enterprise Insights
    In "Enterprise Insights," author Dave Turbide, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CMfgE, examines a subject in the field of supply chain and operations management that resonates throughout the entire enterprise.

  • Executive View
    In “Executive View,” author Gary A. Smith, CFPIM, CSCP, writes about supply chain, operations management, and logistics from an executive perspective.

  • From the CEO
    APICS chief executive officer Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE, offers his viewpoint on a recent topic in supply chain and operations management.

  • From the Editor
    A letter to the readers of APICS magazine from editor in chief Jennifer Proctor or managing editor Elizabeth Rennie.
  • Industry Tools
    “Industry Tools” takes a look at the newest product and software releases by major players in the field of supply chain and operations management.
  • Lean Culture
    Author of "Lean Culture" Ron Crabtree, CIRM, CSCP, MSLSBB, writes on the elements of lean in many types of organizations.

  • Lessons Learned
    In each issue of APICS magazine, "Lessons Learned" editor Randall Schaefer, CPIM, shares an anecdote with a strong supply chain and operations management bent.

  • Management Perspective
    In "Management Perspective," author Philip E. Quigley, CFPIM, PMP,  takes a managerial view of a subject in the field of supply chain and operations management.

  • Membership Matters
    "Membership Matters" highlights one APICS member and how that member's affiliation with APICS has enhanced his or her career.

  • Relevant Research
    In "Relevant Research," author Richard E. Crandall, PhD, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, takes a scholarly approach to a supply chain and operations management subject.

  • Sales and Operations Planning
    Author Jenny Schneider examines how sales and operations planning functions are increasingly relevant to supply chain and operations management professionals.

  • Working Green
    In "Working Green," author Antonio Galvao, CSCP, takes a sustainability-oriented perspective on a topic in supply chain and operations management.