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In the finest of inventory and cost control tactics, we have converted the newsletter to an electronic format. The chapter newsletter is now available online in an easy to read PDF file that can be downloaded. Please help us attain our goal of 100% electronic distribution

APICS-The Association for Operations Management Names Nestle Purina 2013 Company of the Year

Mike Mitchell accepted the APICS St. Louis Company of the Year award on behalf of Nestle Purina with APICS St. Louis Chapter President Ray Scott.


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May 14, 2014 PDM

Turning Around Failing Projects


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Education & Certification


Since 1973, the CPIM program has educated more than 75,000 manufacturing professionals on essential terminology, concepts, and strategies related to demand management, procurement and supplier planning, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, sales and operations planning, master scheduling, performance measurements, supplier relationships, quality control, and continuous improvement.
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CPIM - Basics of Supply Chain Management St. Charles Community College - May 23, 2013  636-922-8233



The Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is a new industry educational and certification program created to meet the rapidly changing needs of the supply chain management field.

The CSCP program takes a broad view of the field, extending beyond internal operations to encompass all the steps throughout the supply chain—from the supplier, through the company, to the end consumer—and provides you with the knowledge to effectively manage the integration of these activities to maximize a company's value chain. Read More.

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Calendar of Events

Keep up to date on APICS St Louis events and classes

We provide Operations Management education classes and related events.  See our Calendar for the current schedule and details.

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May 14th PDM - Turning around failing projects


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Chapter Events Overview

Development Meetings

Professional Development Meetings are typically held monthly.  Local, regional and national speakers are featured presenting assorted topics of interest to today's operations professionals.
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Seminars & Workshops

Time too tight for extended classes?  Attend a part or full day seminar to pickup new knowledge  on areas of interest to you and your company.  Seminars & Workshops are held periodically on topics of Operations Management and Production and Inventory Control.
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Plant Tours

Our plant tours feature leading companies from across our region and provide the opportunity to learn by seeing how theory is put into practice.  They also provide benchmarking opportunities and foster the sharing of best practices and professional networking.
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In-House Courses

We offer on-site training in a variety of formats.
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Registration & Payment

Advance registration and payment is accepted online via our Calendar.  Major charge cards are accepted with online receipts provided.  Advanced registration & Membership discounts are available.
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The St. Louis Chapter has achieved the Chapter Benchmarking and Reporting (C-BAR) Platinum award level. Your submission demonstrates your chapter’s dedication to providing exemplary member services and professional development opportunities to APICS members and customers.

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