Member Spotlight

Amanda Smith
Business Manager, Materials Management
Radley Corporation

Board of Directors Outstanding Contributor

March 26, 2014
Congratulations to Jim Boes, CPIM, PDM/Special Events Director for his hard work at the SCM Conference.

Welcome to APICS-Grand Rapids Chapter's Website!

Educational information, Professional Development Meetings, Conferences / Seminars and Networking opportunities are all listed within this website. To navigate your way through the site, click on the appropriate link to the left of this window and then get out your calendar - there are some dates you WON'T want to miss!!

The Grand Rapids Chapter is LinkedIn!!!  Join us on LinkedIn TODAY!!!

The 2013-2014 Chapter Program Guide is now available online by clicking HERE!

Interested in MORE information about APICS? What IS APICS? Membership benefits? Employer benefits? Click HERE to discover APICS!

Can't find what you're looking for? Email the Chapter at

This site uses the capability for setting information about yourself, it's called My Profile. Profiles are required to register for events. If you would like to validate your profile or setup one please select My Profile above.

For a list of all upcoming chapter events, click on the Events link above. ______________________________________________

APICS Association is pleased to announce its partnership with AST&L. For details,
visit Association's website at: or click HERE.

Best of the Best SOP Conference Europe

May 15-16

Best of the Best SOP Conference Chicago
June 12-13


WANTED:  APICS-GR Website Partners!

For roughly $1.00/day and a minimum three-month commitment, you, your company, your vendor etc. can advertise on this home page.  Check it out - left column of this page.  More than 3,000 visits per month. 

If interested in this three-month advertising term for $100.00, please email for more details.

Upcoming CPIM Education Events

Execution and Control of Operations
CPIM Education Class CP585
April 29, 2014 6:00 PM to July 01, 2014 9:00 PM
Basics of Supply Chain Management
CPIM Education Class CP505
May 01, 2014 6:00 PM to July 03, 2014 9:00 PM
Strategic Management of Resources
CPIM Education Class CP590
July 08, 2014 6:00 PM to September 09, 2014 9:00 PM
Master Planning of Resources
CPIM Education Class CP575
July 17, 2014 6:00 PM to September 11, 2014 9:00 PM
Detailed Scheduling and Planning
CPIM Education Class CP580
September 25, 2014 6:00 PM to November 20, 2014 9:00 PM

Upcoming PDM

Professional Development Meeting - "ERP - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly"
Mark Hoekstra, The TM Group
May 14, 2014
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Upcoming Seminar

World Class Cycle Counting
Randall S. Schaefer, CPIM - Presenter
April 22, 2014
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 APICS Connection
April 2014