Who We ArePoole College of Management, the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative is a unique, industry-university partnership dedicated to advancing the supply chain industry and the professionalism of its practitioners. The SCRC provides support, services, and programs to benefit three overlapping constituent groups: supply chain management students, supply chain thought leaders and corporate partners from diverse businesses and industries to create a full circle of impact, innovation, and real-world solutions. Businesses tap into the value and resources of NC State, and students gain knowledge and experience to prepare for the workforce.
Get to Know Us
Our faculty have decades of experience in industries ranging from agriculture to high tech. Get to know our subject matter experts.
Meet our founder and Executive Director, and the team responsible for day-to-day operations of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative.
What We Do
The hands-on projects provided me with the skills and business acumen I needed to hit the ground running in my new role.
Master of Business Administration ‘14
The Supply Chain Resource Cooperative (SCRC) is where talented students, world-renowned faculty, and executive advisors team up with companies and organizations across the diverse supply chain to solve the industry’s most pressing issues.
Our students work alongside industry experts, gaining hands-on experience that positions them for job placement opportunities. Our faculty secure research and collaboration opportunities with business partners. And our business partners gain engaged students working on their toughest problems and a strong connection to talented future recruits.
Professional, educational, and trade association affiliations
We actively engage with 6 professional supply chain management associations including APICS, CSCMP, ISM, IACCM, MHI, and SIG
Become a Partner
Discover how your company can benefit from an SCRC partnership, read testimonials and explore past project successes.
Browse articles, tutorials and white papers from supply chain professionals, and discover the depth of our resource base.
Celebrating 20 Years of Supply Chain Innovation and Collaboration
Over the last 20 years, nearly 3,000 students and over 280 corporate partners have joined forces through the SCRC to find solutions to more than 700 real-world problems and disseminate research to industry professionals across the globe.