CBAR 2017

CHAPTER NEWS

Congratulations to Caitlin Hunter, Joshua Addington, Christopher Schmidt, Alicia Janeczko, and Samir Patel for recently earning their CPIM certifications!
Now one of the 107,000 CPIM professionals! Great job!

A big 'Thank You' to Lisa Verdon for taking us on a "Crop to Cup" journey in the coffee supply chain...and thank you for the samples!
 
 
Thank you Jersey Spirits Distilling Co. for hosting our GNJ Chapter January networking event! A great time was had by all!

 



Michelle Ochoa and Laura Cruz of Rutgers University-Newark, won 1st and 2nd place, respectively, in the student poster presentation at the APICS International Conference in San Antonio, TX in October 2017. Over 50 scholars participated. Congratulations!


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!


BILL'S BUILDING BLOCKS - A Monthly Article Written by our own William T. Walker, CFPIM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F, CIRM
Hiring Competent Supply Chain Professionals (new 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

REGISTRATION OPEN AND KEYNOTES ANNOUNCED FOR APICS 2018
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Regional Winners Selected in 2018 APICS Case Competition
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Study Reveals Need for More Accurate Costing Information in Supply Chain
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APICS Logistics Credential Quickly Surpasses 1000 Certifications
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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.


Upcoming Meeting/Event Information

(Click here to see all chapter events in date order)

Thursday, May 10, 2018, Fairfield, NJ

SUPPLY CHAIN CHALLENGES, SOLUTIONS, AND BENEFITS OF CONTRACT MANUFACTURING
 

Speaker: Paul Hennessey
Chief Business Development Officer,
Contract Pharmacal Corp.

Highlights:

  • Why is the CMO sector growing?
  • How to utilize CMO’s to your company’s benefit both financially as well from a flexibility standpoint.
  • See how Paul has successfully integrated supply chain data from multiple resources into ERP!
  • Successfully implementing new product launches to insure success.
  • How to ensure temperature controlled trailers are always available.
  • Compare and contrast CMO vs internal manufacturing.

 Regsiter here!

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APICS Train the Trainer (TTT), Learning Dynamics for Instructors (LDI), and Applied Instructor Skills (AIS) Workshops for 2018!

Train the Trainer (TTT) Workshop (Open to All) - Friday & Saturday, June 8 & 9, 2018 - CLICK HERE!

Learning Dynamics for Instructors (LDI) Workshop (Open to All)Friday & Saturday, October 12 & 13, 2018 - CLICK HERE!

Applied Instructor Skills (AIS) Workshop (APICS Members only)Saturday, October 20, 2018 - CLICK HERE!

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SUPPLY CHAIN RISK MANAGEMENT**

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Parsippany, NJ

Gregory L. Schlegel, CPIM

**$25 OFF REGISTRATION  - USE CODE "NJSAVE25"CLICK HERE (and then page down) FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER...

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PRINCIPLES OF DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS*

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Parsippany, NJ

Mark C. Hardison, CFPIM, CSCP, CLTD

*$25 OFF REGISTRATION  - USE CODE "NJSAVE25"CLICK HERE (and then page down) FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER...

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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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The APICS Greater North Jersey Chapter Nominating Committee, pursuant to Article VIII of the chapter's by-laws, has submitted the following names for the elected Board of Directors' positions for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Additional nominations may be received in writing or via e-mail up through April 12, 2018, the date of the next general meeting. Please submit nominations for any elected position listed below to info@apics-gnj.org and copy Joe Shedlawski at joeshedlawski@gmail.com.

President - Joe Cervino

Executive Vice President - Joe Shedlawski, CPIM, CLTD

Secretary - Robert Dowler

Vice President Finance - Blair Whitehead, CSCP

Vice President Marketing and Communications - Ben Lowe

Vice President Education - Russ Miller, CPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CLTD

Vice President Membership - Eric Cartagena, CLTD

Vice President Programs - Cheryl Sakas