About Our Chapter

APICS Triangle Chapter, part of the ASCM network connects you to a local supply chain, logistics and operations management network. We offer education, training and professional development, with a pulse on what’s driving growth and opportunities in this geographic area. We understand the local economy and the impact key industries have on it. We’re committed to seeing the supply chain profession propel the community and the businesses in it to be the best. Whether you need to build a higher-performing supply chain, earn career-changing credentials or grow your network, APICS Triangle Chapter can get you there.

The Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) is the global leader in supply chain organizational transformation, innovation and leadership. As the largest non-profit association for supply chain, ASCM is an unbiased partner, connecting companies around the world to the newest thought leadership on all aspects of supply chain. ASCM is built on a foundation of APICS certification and training spanning 60 years. Now, ASCM is driving innovation in the industry with new products, services and partnerships that enable companies to further optimize their supply chains, secure their competitive advantage and positively impact their bottom lines. For more information, visit ascm.org.

The APICS Triangle Chapter is a non-profit professional supply chain organization dedicated to growing the strength of our local supply chain community by enriching its members' knowledge and skills through certification review courses, networking opportunities, tours, seminars, and professional development meetings.

As the 2nd largest chapter in the Southeast District with 500+ active members, the APICS Triangle Chapter is an active organization that engages world renowned supply chain experts to speak at its Professional Development Meetings (PDM) and utilizes experienced and certified instructors to teach public and corporate certification courses. Check out our recent activities below. We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

Our Mission

The APICS Triangle Chapter is a non-profit professional supply chain organization dedicated to growing the strength of our local supply chain community by enriching its members' knowledge and skills. 

Who We Are

APICS, the Association for Operations Management, is the global leader and premier source of supply chain and operations management body of knowledge. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals to build world class supply chain teams. APICS certified members become highly knowledgeable on a diverse range of topics including production management, inventory optimization, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. 

The APICS Triangle Chapter has been serving the Greater Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area for over 40 years as a GOLD & PLATINUM chapter. Officially incorporated on January 6, 1986, the APICS Triangle Chapter of APICS covers a very large and diverse area of Central North Carolina centered within the Greater Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area; and, includes Fayetteville, Southern Pines, and Sanford (to our south), Wilson and Rock Mount (to our east), and many of the smaller towns and villages within 50 miles north and west of the Triangle area.

As the second largest chapter in the 9 state Southeast District of APICS, we are extremely proud to recognize our 400 plus members and the 150 plus APICS Certified Professionals (CPIM, CIRM, CFPIM and CSCP) that make up our chapter’s membership. These members represent more than 140 companies, universities and colleges within our chapter’s regional area.

We are also proud parents to the following APICS Student Chapters:

  • North Carolina State University

  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

  • Duke University

  • Wake Technical College