Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC)
The Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) is the leading, and the largest, association in Canada for supply chain management professionals. The national voice for advancing and promoting the profession of supply chain management, PMAC sets the standard of excellence for professional skills, knowledge and integrity.
With 6,500 members working across private and public sectors, PMAC is the principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development in the country, requiring all members to adhere to a Code of Ethics. Through its 10 Provincial and Territorial Institutes, PMAC grants the SCMP (Supply Chain Management Professional) designation, the highest achievement in the field and the mark of strategic leadership.
Founded in 1919, PMAC has evolved from its roots in purchasing and today embraces all aspects of strategic supply chain management, including:
- Strategic Sourcing
- Contract Management
- Materials/Inventory Management
- Logistics and Transportation