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Our annual sustainability-focused issue explores how corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental, social and governance (ESG) pillars are becoming embedded in the culture of today’s organizations. Features delve into the responsible sourcing of chocolate and coffee, supplier diversity as more than a spend category, and the latest climate regulations. Additionally, learn about ISM World 2023 and get a sneak peak at one of the sessions.

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Inside Supply Management Magazine

Outcomes Matter.  ISM News Can Help.

Inside Supply Management® is a leading publication for those within the procurement/sourcing and supply chain profession. Our magazine covers essential news, innovative trends, ISM Report On Business® coverage, research analysis, leadership profiles, career strategies and much more.

Our digital magazine is an exclusive benefit for ISM members, delivering important knowledge and information that are critical to your success. The magazine goes in-depth on topics and personal stories about the professional community and the trends impacting them. We publish the magazine 6 times per year in both print and digital.

Our e-newsletter is open to the entire professional community. It is delivered every week focusing on hot topics, new research releases and immediate updates to keep supply management professionals informed. Subscribe to get updates below.


Most Recent Articles

  • Resilience Is the New Norm

    Sue Doerfler
  • Why Health-Care Supply Chain Automation Requires Strategic Patience

    Melanie Stern
  • Changes in Warehouse Dynamics Reshaping the Industry

    Vinit Pednekar

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A Year of Volatility and Rebalancing

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The Monthly Metric: Scope 3 Emissions

Dan Zeiger

In The Current Issue

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    Coffee, Chocolate and Socially Responsible Sourcing

    Melanie Stern
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    More Than Spend

    Sue Doerfler
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    A Climate of New Regulations — and Resistance

    Dan Zeiger

Must Reads From All Issues

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The Most Precious Cargo

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Delivering a Greener Future

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A Skill That is Essential to a Supply Manager’s Toolkit

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Shipping Identity Theft Is a Double-Edged Sword

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2023 Editorial Calendar

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ISM® Board of Directors


Kristopher Pinnow, CPSM

Collins Aerospace
A United Technologies Company


Norbert Dean, CPSM
Vice Chair

Carnival Cruise Line

Thomas W. Derry


Camille Batiste, CPSM, C.P.M.
Archer Daniels Midland Company

Kimberly DeWitt, CPSM
CF Industries


Miguel Gonzalez

Michelle Hawkins, PMP
Charter Communications


Joe Matthews

GENTEX Corporation


Hemant Porwal, CPSM
WESCO Distribution, Inc.

Stacey Taylor
TriMark USA


Judy Whipple, Ph. D.

Michigan State University

Jeffrey P. Wincel, MBA, D.Min.
NXP Semiconductors

Susanna Zhu
Bath and Body Works

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