PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS FOR MANUFACTURING PROFESSIONALS AND MANAGERS

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-0612-8_759

APICS (The Educational Society for Resource Management)

The Educational Society for Resource Management is a not-for-profit international educational organization respected throughout the world for its education and professional certification programs. With more than 70,000 individual members worldwide, APICS is dedicated to using education to improve the business bottom line. APICS is recognized globally as:
  • the source of knowledge and expertise for manufacturing and service industries across the entire supply chain in such areas as materials management, information services, purchasing and quality

  • the leading provider of high-quality, cutting-edge educational programs that advance organizational success in a changing, competitive marketplace

  • a successful developer of two internationally recognized certification programs, Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and Certified in Integrated Resource Management (CIRM)

  • a distribution center for hundreds of business...

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