ISM Services

Who We Are

ISM Services includes three vital components with one goal in mind: to provide flexible and robust procurement solutions to help our clients' businesses become more effective, profitable and successful by applying best practice to all their procurement and sourcing activities.

ISM-ADR School for Supply Management — more than 100 years of supply management experience create a powerhouse of supply management education and a revolution in professional training and development.

ADR North America — for more than 20 years, ADR North America has generated hundreds of millions of dollars of value for many of the world's largest corporations.

ISM—China — based in Shanghai, this component expands our international scope, which already included the UK, South Africa, Australia/Asia Pacific, the Middle East and the Czech Republic. Our Shanghai office offers consulting and professional training.

How to Transform Your Organization

ISM Services puts more than 100 years of supply management experience to work to provide flexible and robust procurement solutions.

Consulting — strategic analysis of the organization's operations and implementation of improvement processes

Development Needs Analysis (DNA®) — analyzes current knowledge and identifies gaps to plan high-quality learning

Customized, In-Company Training — instructor-led, with customized content. (All content approved by client before delivery.)

Any worthwhile transformation begins with a thorough assessment of your current situation. One of the tools ISM Services uses to do this is the highly respected Development Needs Analysis (DNA®).

In-company, customized training and development programs provide your organization with instruction that is targeted, meaningful, and relatable to your employees- at a significant time and cost savings.

Transportation costs are eliminated. Time away from work is minimized. Training is done at your location, on your schedule. In short, a greater percentage of training budget is spent in the classroom.