About Us

APICS SCTX Chapter Mission Statement

The South Central Texas Chapter of APICS is committed to serving its membership, geographic area, and business community with state-of-the-art educational programs, services, and career assistance to meet the challenge of professional growth. The chapter promotes networking, social interaction, leadership, and management skills through involvement in professional development meetings, classroom participation, seminars and other related activities.


APICS is the industry leader in supply chain certification, training and networking. For more than 60
years, APICS has provided world-class supply chain training and certification to foster supply chain
talent and improve end-to-end performance. Now under the Association for Supply Chain
Management (ASCM), APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM); APICS
Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP); and APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and
Distribution (CLTD) designations continue to set the industry standard.

About ASCM

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.