Institute For Supply Management

By MMH Staff · June 2, 2016
U.S. Council on Competitiveness and Deloitte validate bright outlook on American manufacturing landscape.
By MMH Staff · May 19, 2016
Six students from around the United States also selected for another top supply management award.
By Jeff Berman · June 1, 2015
The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth was up 1.3 percent compared to April at 52.8 (a PMI of 50 or greater represents growth), showing growth for the second straight month after five months of sequential declines, which had been in effect since October 2014. The current PMI is 2.1 percent below its 12-month average of 54.9.
By Bob Trebilcock · May 6, 2015
Initiative designed to acknowledge the industry best and brightest while attracting new talent prepares to head into its third year.
By MMH Staff · May 6, 2015
The ISM Mastery Model is accessible to all supply management professionals at no cost on the ISM website.
By Jeff Berman · May 1, 2015
A mixed bag may be the most appropriate way to characterize the current state of manufacturing based on the most recent edition of the April edition of the Manufacturing Report on Business issued by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) today.
By Jeff Berman · August 5, 2014
The NMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, increased 2.7 percent to 58.7, which is its highest level since its inception in January 2008.
By Jeff Berman · August 1, 2014
The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth, increased 1.8 percent to 57.1 in July. This is 1.8 percent higher than the 12-month average of 55.3. The PMI has grown in 18 of the last 20 months, with economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanding for the last 14 months as the overall economy was up for the 62nd consecutive month.
By Bob Trebilcock · May 16, 2014
Injecting the “cool factor” into the supply chain
By MMH Staff · May 16, 2014
Organizations Seek Nominations for “30 Under 30 Rising Supply Chain Stars” by July 31, 2014
By Bob Trebilcock · May 11, 2014
One of this year’s Richter Scholars, Dismuke is one young student who is excited about supply chain management
By Patrick Burnson · May 7, 2014
The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) released its 2014 Salary Survey that revealed a decrease in salary for the average professional, and the fact that compensation was the most important factor for job candidates evaluating job opportunities in the supply chain industry.
By Jeff Berman · May 1, 2014
The PMI saw a 1.2 increase from March to 54.9 in April, above the 12-month average of 54.4.
By Jeff Berman · April 1, 2014
The PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure manufacturing activity, headed up 0.5 percent to 53.7 in March.
By Jeff Berman · October 1, 2013
The PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure manufacturing activity, hit 56.2 in September, which was 0.5 percent of August and now represents the highest level for the index in 2013. And it is above the 12-month average of 52.4 by 3.8 percent and has been over 50 in nine of the last ten months.

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