Welcome to APICS magazine, the award-winning publication featuring innovative ideas and real-world strategies for inventory, materials, production, supply chain management; planning and scheduling; purchasing; logistics; warehousing; transportation and logistics; and more.
Read feature articles from APICS magazine.
- 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.