Canadian Shipper


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Purchasing Mgmt Assoc.


  • Feature Human Resources

    Spreading the wealth

    September 1, 2014 by Lou Smyrlis

    This economic recovery has been referred to as the Great Okay – there is growth but nothing to get overly excited about. For supply chain professionals there is growing job security – daily layoffs and nail-biting uncertainty are thankfully years

  • PMAC and SCL announce plan to merge

    April 24, 2013 by Canadian Shipper

    With the support of their respective boards of directors, The Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) and Supply Chain & Logistics Association Canada (SCL) have announced their intent to merge operations. The new organization, which is subject to the approval

  • PMAC to air month-long series of TV ads promoting careers in supply chain

    March 21, 2013 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) will be launching a month-long national television advertising campaign aimed at raising the profile of the profession and promoting its Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation. The commercials, which were

  • show me the numbers

    June 1, 2011 by Lou Smyrlis

    The Purchasing Managers Association did a very smart thing this past month and its actions are certain to have an impact on how Canadian business views supply chain for years to come. PMAC partnered with Royal Bank of Canada and

  • Newly launched Purchasing Managers Index offers early indicator for Canadian manufacturing sector

    June 1, 2011 by Lou Smyrlis

    Starting this month Canada’s purchasing managers will be playing a leading role in identifying key economic trends in the nation’s manufacturing sector. Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), in association with Markit, a global financial information services company, and the Purchasing

  • PMAC to offer supply management training in Bermuda

    April 26, 2011 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) has renewed its partnership with Bermuda College to offer courses and seminars in supply management. “This agreement will give Bermuda College the opportunity to enhance its offering to its students

  • PMAC seeking nominees for 2011 Awards of Distinction

    November 12, 2010 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. –Nominations are being accepted for The Purchasing Management Association of Canada is now accepting nominations for its 2011 Awards of Distinction program. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate leadership in the field of strategic supply chain

  • PMAC partners with career college to deliver SCM courses

    October 19, 2010 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — For the first time, the Ontario Institute of the Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) has partnered with a career college to deliver courses in supply chain management (SCM). The partnership with Grade Learning, Ontario’s largest full-service

  • PMAC accreditation program receives international recognition

    April 23, 2010 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Purchasing Management Association of Canada’s (PMAC) professional accreditation program has received recognition from the international purchasing body as meeting the highest global standard in supply chain education. The International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM),

  • New program aims for efficient path to PMAC designation

    December 18, 2009 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Ontario Institute of the Purchasing Management Association of Canada (OIPMAC) and the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto have announced a new program that will offer seasoned business professionals a flexible and efficient

  • PMAC creates new awards for supply chain leaders

    November 25, 2009 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) has created two new awards to recognize innovative leadership in the field of strategic supply chain management.   The Outstanding Achievement Award is to be presented annually to an individual

  • PMAC to host free sustainable procurement seminars

    October 29, 2009 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — Leaders in sustainable supply chain practices will share their expertise at two free Sustainable Procurement Showcases presented by the Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) and sponsored by Grand & Toy. The events, to be held in