CHAPTER NEWS


Reed DuBow, Administrator and Joe Cervino, President, (2nd and 3rd from left) accept the inaugural Chapter Excellence Award for Chapter Development at the APICS Global Partner Summit, held in connection with The APICS International Conference in October 2018.

Our Greater North Jersey Chapter is now an official provider of APICS Certification (CPIM, CSCP, CLTD) with The State of New Jersey's Training Opportunities website www.njtopps.com! If you are in transition or know someone who needs APICS certification training through the State of NJ, click here! Our teaching location is listed in Madison, Morris County, so once on the search page, put in your zip code, make sure you make your search within enough miles of Madison, NJ and enter "supply chain" into the keyword criteria. For assistance, please e-mail info@apics-gnj.org.


Congratulations to Nick Ayers, Milly Gallagher, Kristen Hershberger, and Luis Reyes for recently earning their CPIM certifications!
Now one of the 107,000 CPIM professionals! Great job!
Congratulations to Julian Mayer for receiving their CSCP certification!
 
 
How can APICS and its certifications guide you through a lifetime of success? Read William T. Walker's, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM personal success story through APICS. Also page down to read any of "Bill's Building Blocks", a monthly one-page account of a relevant supply chain-related topic!  



Lynn Wassenaar, APICS sponsored student scholar from Seton Hall University joins Reed DuBow at the APICS International Conference in Chicago, IL, October 2018!


Our Greater North Jersey Chapter partners with local universities and colleges to help make our programs successful.

We would like to recognize Seton Hall University and their APICS Student Chapter for their contributions! Seton Hall offers an M.B.A. with a concentration in Supply Chain through The Stillman School of Business. Please see their website for more information!

We would also like to recognize Fairleigh Dickinson University's Silberman College of Business, who offers an MS in Supply Chain. The MS is achieveable in 16 months. Visit their website at FDU.edu/scm for more information!



BILL'S BUILDING BLOCKS - A Monthly Article Written by our own William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM
Which Way to Turn? (New December 2018)
Moving the Dial on Supply Chain Productivity (November 2018)
Informed Supply Chain Decisions from Vast Amounts of Data (October 2018)
A Focus on Retail (September 2018)
Losers and Losers: A Less Than Zero Sum Game (August 2018)
Pay Closer Attention to China's Infrastructure Modernization (July 2018)
Juggling Factory Costs to Hold Product Price (June 2018)
Blockchain: A Paradigm Shift (May 2018)
Hiring Competent Supply Chain Professionals (April 2018)
Bold New Directions Accelerating Through Logistics (March 2018)
Suppy Chain Control Tower - The Wow Factor

Supply Chain Network Capacity
What Will This New Year Bring?
Pasta Galore
When the Trains Run on Time
Planning, Scheduling, and Execution
Supply Chain Final Exams
Cash is King
Neglect Brings Unintended Consequences

 

Apics News

APICS CEO NAMED PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY CEO OF THE YEAR
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APICS AND CIPS TO OFFER NEW PROCUREMENT CERTIFICATION FOR NORTH AMERICA
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ASSOCIATION FOR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT LAUNCHES NEW ALLIANCES, SOLIDIFYING GLOBAL LEADERSHIP
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APICS HONORS SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONALS WITH 2018 INDIVIDUAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE
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The APICS Advantage

Supply chain and operations management is one of the fastest growing professions globally, creating great demand for top notch, highly competent professionals. APICS research, education and certification advances supply chain professionals to excel in the profession and become the leaders who will transform supply chain organizations for peak performance.  The APICS Greater North Jersey Chapter is here to create exciting possibilities for current and future supply chain leaders to deliver, innovate and impact our world.

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Upcoming Meeting/Event Information

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APICS GNJ Chapter Presents: TOP MANAGEMENT NIGHT AND HOLIDAY PARTY - Sean Landeta of The New York Giants (retired) Thursday, December 13, 2018

December 13, 2018
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Cucina Calandra's / Best Western Executive Inn
216 Route 46 East
Fairfield, NJ 07004

Join us for our annual Holiday Top Management Night with Key Note Speaker Sean Landeta, former punter of The New York Giants. Annual Food drive and raffle for prizes!

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County College of Morris' Open House - January 15, 2019 from 5:30 - 8:00 PM. Supply Chain Management included within the Business Program!


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APICS certified professionals reported a 27% higher median salary compared to 19% higher for other certifications. 

IT PAYS TO BE CERTIFIED!

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CSCP - CERTIFIED SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONAL

Begins January 05, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FDU Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus
285 Madison Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940

CSCP - January 5, 12, 26, February 2, 9, 23

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CPIM - Certified in Production and Inventory Management Part 1

January 5, 12, 19, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FDU Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus
285 Madison Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940

CPIM Part 1- January 5, 12, 19

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CLTD: Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution - 2019

March 02, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FDU Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus
285 Madison Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940

CLTD - March 2, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 2019

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For more certification classes in date order click here to go to our EDUCATION PAGE!

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Announcing:

APICS GREATER NORTH JERSEY MEMBERSHIP ANNIVERSARIES FOR 2018!

35 Years - Joseph Francesco, CPIM
30 Years - Karl Grogaard, Tan Miller, Kevin Lami, CPIM
25 Years - Gary Maxwell, CIRM, George Harrison, Glen Macejka, CPIM, CSCP, Frank Cannistra, CIRM 

20 Years - John Vajas, Wayne Weisenbach, Frank Vasco, CSCP, Scott Soiferman, CPIM

15 Years - Richard Bogert, Barbara Schwindel, Michael Wohlfahrt, CPIM, Robert Peterson, CPIM, George Olsen, Sharon Basu, CPIM, CSCP, Robin Sloan, CPIM, Joan Nutile, CSCP

10 Years - Khatib Abdelaziz, CPIM, CSCP, Erica Breiterman, CPIM, CSCP, Marlynne Fox, CPIM, Randall Millican, CSCP, Katherine Roth, Kristin Nicholson, Walter Kwoka

5 Years - Edwin Gause, Szymon Kurzecki, Michelle Shim, CPIM, Clayton Sellers, CPIM, Robert Rooney, CPIM, Susie Wang, Vidit Shah, CSCP, Caitlin Hunter, CPIM, Vilma Solano, Lily Cao, CPIM

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CLICK HERE TO READ THE RED-LINED VERSION OF THE GNJ BY-LAWS FROM THE 6 16 18 STRATEGIC PLANNING MEETING.
PLEASE SEND COMMENTS/QUESTIONS TO INFO@APICS-GNJ.ORG 

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