Institute for Supply Management


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Institute for Supply Management

An organization in the United States that conducts research and educational activities regarding supply management and the professionals involved with it. It publishes a monthly magazine and is well known for collecting and distributing the Purchasing Managers Index each month. It was established in 1915.
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The Silicon Valley affiliate of The Institute for Supply Management (ISM), today announced the January 2008 launch of its completely new Certificate program in Procurement and Supply Management.
TEMPE, AZ -- Economic activity in the manufacturing sector was unchanged in July, according to the Institute for Supply Management (ism.
The manufacturing sector gained momentum in January as the PMI continued to accelerate," said Norbert Ore, chairman of the Institute for Supply Management (ism.
BOSTON -- The need for more proactive management of supply risks is top-of-mind for professionals responsible for supply assurance, according to audience evaluations from this year's Institute for Supply Management (ISM) conference.
0 Source: Institute for Supply Management, June 2, 2008 METALS PRICES 6/11/07 3/10/08 4/7/2008 5/6/08 6/2/08 Gold (1) 650.
8 points from the revised December figure, according to the latest Institute for Supply Management (ism.
The strength in December's data provides significant encouragement for prospects in the first quarter of 2004," said Norbert Ore, chairman of the Institute for Supply Management (ism.
Metty, who is chairperson of the nonprofit Institute for Supply Management as well as CEO of the Metty Advisory Group, brings to the Perfect Commerce board more than 30 years of supply chain and procurement expertise.
It was the 30th straight month of growth, according to the latest Institute for Supply Management (ism.
manufacturers reached a 20-year high in November, according to a monthly survey taken by the Institute for Supply Management (ism.
The Conference Board reported last week that consumer confidence declined in May amid concerns over a tighter labor market and rising prices, and the Institute for Supply Management cited slower manufacturing growth due to rising costs.
manufacturing grew in October for the fourth straight month, according to a monthly survey taken by the Institute for Supply Management (ism.
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