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CPIM Certification holders are in demand! Increase your career advancement prospects!

May 19, 2019 7:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Your APICS Inland Empire is ready to get you started on this new journey. Classes start on May 30th, 2019.

This program is designed to provide professionals with the tools and techniques needed to understand and evaluate production and inventory activities within a company’s operations. It covers the basic concepts in managing the flow of materials through the entire chain from the initial supplier to the end user. It introduces the basic concepts, terminology, and techniques involved in the operations management processes.

Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the APICS CPIM Part 2.

Why take CPIM?

  • Increase your salary – on average designees see a 10% increase
  • Improve your hiring potential by 65%
  • Maximize ROI on systems and technologies
  • Reduce your organization’s costs
  • Provide more value to your organization
  • Understand how to increase customer satisfaction
  • Build your credibility and set yourself apart from peers

APICS CPIM designation is preferred by thousands of employers worldwide. It contributes to your salary increase, demonstrates your level of competence and knowledge in supply chain,increases individual recognition and more !

Augment your skill set and get started on this journey today !

More Info and Registration Here


Lunch N’ Learn – No Charge Webinar | Update on China

May 18, 2019 6:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

China has been dominating the news!
Join us on Monday June 17, 2019 for a
No Charge
Lunch N’ Learn Webinar
“How any U.S. Company Can Survive
a Trade War with China”

 

Trade wars between countries cannot be truly won and most everyone loses. However, an agile company can not only survive and even thrive when a trade war is bilateral, even multilateral, but not global. In this webinar, we will explore how to adapt to likely consequences of a sustained trade war with China.

Presenter: Mr. John Tulac

Mr. Tulac is active in all areas of international law, including the importing
and exporting of goods, agency and distribution agreements, licensing, joint
ventures and infrastructure projects.

 

Register now for our No Charge Webinar

 

Webinar link will be sent to all registrants as we get closer to the event.


CPIM Certification is essential for your Supply Chain career success!

May 12, 2019 6:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

CPIM Certification has been re-structured to meet the needs of busy professionals like you! Your APICS Inland Empire is ready to get you started on this new journey. Classes start on May 30th, 2019

This program is designed to provide professionals with the tools and techniques needed to understand and evaluate production and inventory activities within a company’s operations. It covers the basic concepts in managing the flow of materials through the entire chain from the initial supplier to the end user. It introduces the basic concepts, terminology, and techniques involved in the operations management processes.

Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the APICS CPIM Part 2.

Why take CPIM?

  • Increase your salary – on average designees see a 10% increase
  • Improve your hiring potential by 65%
  • Maximize ROI on systems and technologies
  • Reduce your organization’s costs
  • Provide more value to your organization
  • Understand how to increase customer satisfaction
  • Build your credibility and set yourself apart from peers

APICS CPIM designation is preferred by thousands of employers worldwide. It contributes to your salary increase, demonstrates your level of competence and knowledge in supply chain,increases individual recognition and more !

Augment your skill set and get started on this journey today !

More Info and Registration Here


May the force be with you in your career!

May 6, 2019 6:10 am Published by Leave your thoughts

CPIM Certification has been re-structured to meet the needs of busy professionals like you! Your APICS Inland Empire is ready to get you started on this new journey.Classes start on May 30th, 2019

This program is designed to provide professionals with the tools and techniques needed to understand and evaluate production and inventory activities within a company’s operations.   It covers the basic concepts in managing the flow of materials through the entire chain from the initial supplier to the end user. It introduces the basic concepts, terminology, and techniques involved in the operations management processes.

Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the APICS CPIM Part 2.

Why take CPIM?

  • Increase your salary – on average designees see a 10% increase
  • Improve your hiring potential by 65%
  • Maximize ROI on systems and technologies
  • Reduce your organization’s costs
  • Provide more value to your organization
  • Understand how to increase customer satisfaction
  • Build your credibility and set yourself apart from peers

APICS CPIM designation is preferred by thousands of employers worldwide. It contributes to your salary increase, demonstrates your level of competence and knowledge in supply chain,increases individual recognition and more !

Augment your skill set and get started on this journey today !

More Info and Registration Here


Learn all about Blood Donation Supply Chain

April 21, 2019 6:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts


LifeStream Blood Bank in San Bernardino provides blood products and services to more than 80 Southern California hospitals and medical facilities in six counties. To fulfill patient need, LifeStream must collect 600 blood donations daily. This requires a strong blood supply chain management including storage, transportation and inventory management. 

Learn how this fascinating process works to save lives!

 

Join us on Friday May 17, 2019 at 2:00pm

for a tour of

LifeStream San Bernardino

 

for a behind the scenes look at LifeStream’s donor centers and laboratories!

Learn more and register today!

 


Calling all CPIM Part 1 graduates

April 17, 2019 6:09 am Published by Leave your thoughts

CPIM Part II starting April 30, 2019

If you have completed your CPIM Part 1, take this opportunity to complete your journey by preparing for CPIM Part 2.

According to APICS, CPIM designees see a 10% increase in salary and improves their hiring potential by 65%. Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program is recognized worldwide as the standard in production and inventory control, one of the most critical functions within an organization for reducing costs and achieving a competitive edge.

Attend our Prep Classes starting April – These classes are the most effective way to prepare to pass the CPIM exams.

  • Learn from an experienced instructors who provides expertise, insights and one-on-one guidance
  • Our Instructors go the extra mile with bonus exam Q&A sessions
  • Network, share experiences, and discuss topics with a diverse group of Professionals in the Inland Empire!

Classes start April 30,2019 – Join us and complete your CPIM Journey!

Register HERE Today


Arbela, Reveel and MEI Sponsor APICS Inland Empire Spring 2019 Symposium

April 5, 2019 6:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

CLAREMONT, CA – April 3, 2019  ArbelaReveel and the Manufacturing Executive Institute have committed to sponsor the upcoming APICS Inland Empire (APICS_IE) Spring 2019 Symposium  on Saturday, April 13, 2019 as platinum sponsors.  The symposium will be held from 8am – 11:30am at Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California.

APICS Inland Empire Chapter (APICS-IE) is the Inland Southern California chapter part of the Association of Supply Chain Management (ASCM), the leading association for manufacturing, distribution and logistics professionals focused on the end-to-end supply chain and operations. The chapter provides resources, classes and accreditation for supply chain and operations professionals.  

The Spring 2019 Symposium focuses on a key issue in today’s manufacturing and supply chain environments: Manufacturing & Supply Chain Talent Transformation: People or Robots?”

“Our sponsors are key to our ability to host these events twice each year” commented Lisa Anderson,  APICS-IE Chapter Leader and President of LMA Consulting Group. “Each of the sponsors have supported the APICS Inland Empire chapter for over three years” she concluded.  The symposium attracts industry professionals from the Inland Empire and Southern California.

“The APICS Inland Empire chapter is an important resource for manufacturing executives. The symposiums provide insight and a place for professionals to connect” noted Alan Dunn, Founder of the MEI and President of GDI Consulting.

Just as important, manufacturing, distribution and supply chain professionals can discuss relevant industry issues. “It has been proven that embracing the latest supply chain solutions creates advantages and affects the bottom line. The symposiums cover the latest technology and industry advances and insights that allow professionals to reconfirm their own efforts and do advance planning. Collaborating and sharing with peers will also increase success in adopting new strategic processes. We are glad that we are part of the transformation of supply chains in the Inland Empire.” commented Nima Bakhtiary, President and CEO of Arbela Technologies.  

All supply chains are affected by transportation whether locally or globally. “APICS-IE symposiums demonstrate how all disciplines affect each other and allow for education and collaboration.  We are proud to be a part of that” noted Keith Durna, Vice-President at Reveel.

The APICS-IE Spring Symposium: Manufacturing & Supply Chain Talent Transformation: People or Robots? will be held Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 8:00-11:30 AM at Harvey Mudd College in Claremont. Fees to attend are $15 for members, $25 for non-members and students are no charge (must register in advance). A breakfast buffet is included. Register online:  APCIS-IE.org.

About ASCM and APICS
ASCM is the global leader in supply chain organizational transformation, innovation and leadership. ASCM is built on the foundation of APICScertification and training spanning 60 years. APICS provides world-class supply chain training and certification to foster supply chain talent and improve end-to-end performance. APCIS sets the standard for supply chain education, through outstanding training, certification and community programs..

About APICS – Inland Empire
The APICS Inland Empire Chapter (APICS-IE) covers the Inland Empire region of Southern California, which spans the easternmost portion of Los Angeles county and includes San Bernardino and Riverside counties.  The chapter offers educational classes, programs and special events in the hotbeds of manufacturing, distribution and transportation activity including Ontario, Riverside and Temecula.  APICS-IE partners with other organizations supporting manufacturing and distribution such as the DMA (Distribution Management Association), neighboring APICS chapters, industry leaders and government officials in support of furthering the region’s workforce development and growth.

Media Contact                                                            
Kathleen McEntee | Kathleen McEntee & Associates, Ltd. | p. (760) 262 – 4080 | KMcEntee@KMcEnteeAssoc.com     

 


We have a new look! Spread the word

March 25, 2019 4:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Tell your friends about our new look

 

Our website has a new look!

 
Check out our new look with easy to navigate links to all our upcoming programs!
 
Business leaders be sure to check out our “Who we are” section to see the value we offer!
 
Supply Chain professionals, be sure to check out all our Certifications!
 
And don’t forget to check out our “Event Gallery” for all our past events! Yes, we have been busy offering outstanding value to our members, students and our local businesses! What can we do for you? Give us your feedback!
 
And while you are at our website, be sure to sign up for our upcoming Spring Executive Panel and Symposium scheduled for Saturday April 13, 2019. Join us at the symposium and enjoy breakfast with professionals and network with local business leaders and managers.
 

Take a peek at our brand new website here!

 


The next disruption in manufacturing & supply chain is in front of us!

March 22, 2019 7:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Calling all students, manufacturing and supply chain professionals and business leaders!

 

Business leaders: Is your workforce skilled to focus on innovation?

Students: Are you pursuing the right path in education?

Manufacturing & Supply Chain Professionals: What are you doing to ensure you keep your skill set polished to meet the next disruption?

We all know that manufacturing jobs are now technology-driven. Business leaders are being forced to compete on product design, innovation, productivity, flexibility, quality and supply chains need to be responsiveness to customer needs. What are you doing to ensure you and your business stands out in the crowd?

Join us Saturday April 13, 2019

and learn what each of us must do to remain competitive!

Where: Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA

 

Registration includes breakfast!

Students with proper ID are always free at our events!

 

Parking Permits will be provided to registrants only!

Check out our Panelists and Register Here