ISM-Reading, Inc.

A Chapter of the Institute for Supply Management working together to advance the profession of supply management.

Readings's Leading Supply Chain Management Professionals

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ISM—Reading, Inc. is a local chapter of Institute for Supply Management®.

ISM—Reading is committed to the professional development of supply management practitioners through education and networking opportunities. ISM local chapters offer a unique way to get involved in ISM and grow your knowledge and network as a supply management professional. Local chapters provide a path to stay connected, engaged and up-to-date with everything happening in supply management within your state or region.


Upcoming Events




Chapter Meeting

ISM Reading Chapter Meeting: The Supply Chains that Built the Anthracite Region

Join the ISM of Reading at Crossroads Route 61 Restaurant for an evening of learning and discussion.  Jared Pummer will host a talk on The Supply Chains that Built the Anthracite Region. 

Event Location: CrossRoads Route 61

Sponsor: 515 ISM—Reading, Inc.
CrossRoads Route
Jared Pummer




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Quarterly State of Risk Update

Join the executive leaders from ISM and Resilinc as they come together as part of a quarterly series to discuss the latest and emerging risks and disruptions impacting global supply chains. ISM CEO Tom Derry and Resilinc CEO Bindiya Vakil will also provide insights based on respective data and research from both organizations.

Thomas Derry, Bindiya Vakil




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Drive Cost Savings with Commercial Real Estate Negotiating Tactics

Businesses are facing numerous financial challenges today. Whether it’s rising wages or borrowing costs, or declining revenues, the current environment is not for the faint of heart. With commercial real estate a top expense for most businesses, please join Jonathan Keyser and Brian Uretzky as they provide strategies and negotiating tactics to help office and industrial space users maximize savings today.


Supply Management News & Reports

Your Supply Chain Isn’t Ready for the Next War

September 12, 2023

In a new era of ‘competition between democracies and autocracies’ — one stamped by dramatic changes in geopolitics, technology, economics and environment — the complexity and consequences of military conflicts will greatly increase.

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Your membership in ISM will provide a powerful path to stay connected, engaged, and up-to-date with everything happening in supply management. Serious procurement and supply chain professionals are dedicated to staying in the know about their profession and staying at the top of their game. An ISM membership will provide you with that and more.

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Unlock the Future of Supply Chain & Procurement: Join us at ISM World 2024!

The ISM World Annual Conference is the conference of the year for over 2,000 professionals in procurement and supply chain. This event offers an unparalleled experience, providing cutting-edge education, networking opportunities with industry thought leaders and peers, and the chance to connect with innovative suppliers and discover the latest products and solutions.

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