About Us

Welcome to ASCM/APICS

The Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) (formerly known as APICS) is the global leader in supply chain organizational transformation, innovation and leadership. As the largest non-profit supply chain organization, ASCM is an unbiased partner, connecting companies around the world to the newest thought leadership on all aspects of supply chain. ASCM is built on a foundation of APICS certification and training spanning 60 years. Now, ASCM is driving innovation in the industry with new products, services and partnerships that enable companies to further optimize their supply chains, secure their competitive advantage and positively impact their bottom lines.

About APICS Twin Cities Chapter

Our Core Purpose:  Continuously Building Competence.

Our Enduring Outcome: Performance that drives Personal and Organizational Excellence.

Our Mission:  To build a culture of Pride, Trust and Camaraderie in providing learning opportunities, networking access, and skills-building activities for individuals in Supply Chain and Operations Management and for all companies looking to build the ranks of energized and engaged employees.

Certification Classes:  APICS and Demand Driven Institute certification review classes

Supply Chain Academy:  Advancing your business by strategically advancing individuals.

Instructor on Demand:  Hourly based, individual instructor time for one-on-one learning, customized collaboration, or hands-on experiential learning.  Long-term commitments optional.

APICS Twin Cities is a Premier Channel Partner of the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM). We offer industry standard APICS CPIM, CSCP and CLTD training along with the innovative Demand Driven Planner and Leader training.  We are a non-profit, volunteer-led organization providing value to our members and our community.

APICS Twin Cities is a collection of individual members of ASCM who face similar if not identical problems, issues, and struggles.  Together, we create a community for learning, networking, information collecting, problem solving, mentoring, fun, friendship, and support.

Our three strategic initiatives illustrate our chapter focus and function:

  1. Educational Offerings and Instructor Capabilities
  2. Member Engagement and Involvement
  3. Business Development and Supply Chain Academy

Through our board and initiative team members, we can re-imagine the chapter quickly to accommodate the changing environment and requirements of our members.  We strive to be agile and relevant while staying connected to our members. Come join us.

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