May 13, 2011
by Purchasing b2b staff
TEMPE, ARIZ: The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) has joined the new Supply Chain and Logistics Certification Network as a charter member. The network is a group of US-based, non-profit associations providing industry-recognized, nationally portable certifications for those involved in global supply chain and logistics.
The other charter members are: APICS The Association for Operations Management; the American Society of Transportation and Logistics (AST&L); the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC); the Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC). Each association has a nationwide infrastructure for delivering courses and certification assessments.
Network members will work to raise awareness within industry, education, and government of these associations.