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Congratulations to the Chapter


The Granite State Chapter has achieved the APICS Chapter Benchmarking and Reporting (C-BAR) Platinum award level for 2016!

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Special Notice



The Granite State Chapter is 53 years old!


We were “chartered”

26 Feb 1964.


Special Thanks


To Dr. Ross Gittell for his presentation at Great Bay CC about the status of the Community College System. As usual he was well prepared to tell the great growth story for the system. The feedback was very positive from the attendees.


Dr Gittell’s presentation

November Liberty Mutual

Value Mapping Presentation

February Plant Tour  -  Phase 2

(Phase 2 Presentation)


Special Thanks


Keith Launchbury,



For his presentation on


Demand Driven Planning


To view Keith’s slides from his wonderful presentation just click on this


A very big thanks to Theresa Fisher for her enlightening presentation on CCA Global Partners and the coop world.  It was a very interesting presentation on one of NH’s best companies!


Welcome to our new Board Members!


Rachel Coyle from VFC has graciously volunteered for the position of Communications Director.  She will be doing the monthly Newsletter.


Tom Reynolds also from VFC has volunteered to assist Ann Yenchick with Programs.


We look forward to working with our newest Board members.

Plant Tour


17 October 2017


Aclara Meters


(formerly General Electric Meters, 130 Main St, Somersworth, NH)

(Please read notice on footwear!)


For our October plant tour, we will visit Somersworth-based Aclara Meters (formerly General Electric Meters). Operating in this location since 1947, our introduction to Aclara will include some historical pictures and a discussion of how manufacturing at this site has evolved over the years.



Principles of Operations Management


New educational offering from the Great Bay Community College


(Please see the attached flyer!)

Thank You Michele!


Our September speaker was Michele Lawrence.  She presented “What’s in Your Professional Go-Bag!


This informative presentation provided tips for new and experienced workers.


Her presentation can be accessed at this link:  What’s in Your Professional Go-Bag?

Notice:  For the plant tour portion, no open toed shoes/sandals are allowed.  If individuals have safety shoes / steel toes, recommend bringing them.  If not, we have the slip-on versions. 


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Plant Tour  -  Aclara Meters

                            130 Main St, Somersworth, NH


17 Oct 2017


5:00  -  5:30 PM  -  Light refreshments


5:30 PM  -  Tour Starts




No cost for Plant Tours



Velma Hersey at vhersey@comcast.net  or (603) 430-7070.

Please reserve by Friday, 13 Oct 2017