APICS Supply Chain Council


APICS Dictionary and Learn It App

Essential tools to build your supply chain vocabulary

The NEW APICS Dictionary, 15th edition, contains more than 4,800 terms and definitions relevant to supply chain, logistics and operations management professionals working in today’s global environment. Features include:

  • Over 4,800 terms and definitions
  • More than 200 terms added from the previous release
  • New terminology to better meet the requirements of the new CLTD certification and SCOR-P endorsement
  • Stay current and improve productivity, consistency, and knowledge across the supply chain

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APICS Learn It

Download the free APICS Learn It app, recently updated to include more than 4,800 terms and definitions from the APICS Dictionary, 15th edition.

  • Over 4,800 terms and definitions from the APICS Dictionary
  • Updated and improved flashcards game
  • Game categories for CSCP, CLTD, SCOR-P and all modules of CPIM
  • Term of the day
  • Easily access definitions anytime, anywhere with offline search functionality
  • End-of-game answer summaries and "save for later" features to customize your study sessions




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