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WERC Membership 

Sharpen your competitive edge by joining the Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC). We unite an international network of logistics professionals, helping them remain nimble in a dynamic field while offering well-sourced quality research and insight into best practices.

If you or your company wants to excel, join the only professional organization focused on logistics management and its role within the supply chain. WERC is comprised of professionals throughout the United States, Canada and beyond North America.



Practitioner members are Individuals currently employed - or seeking employment - within the supply chain field. They are tasked with daily responsibilities in warehousing, logistics, material handling, distribution, transportation or related functions.

Annual Dues: $275


Corporate Practitioner

Group practitioner memberships make sense for organizations who wish to enroll three or more people in WERC. Your organization gets a great rate, while your employees enjoy all of the benefits of an Individual membership. 

Annual Dues: Varies


Supplier | 3PL | Consultant

Suppliers, Third-Party Logistics (3PL) or Consultant members are individuals who are employed by organizations who market products or provide products or services to those practicing within the logistics/distribution profession.


Annual Dues: $275


Full-Time Educator | Full Time Student

Full-time Educator and Full-time Student members are individuals who are employed full-time by or enrolled full-time in an accredited college, university, trade, technical, specialty or high school. Applications require a copy of your school ID and full-time schedule. Educators and Students must be listed in the WERC membership directory under their school's name.

Annual Dues: $80 Educator / $40 Student

Not ready to join? Create a Guest User account.

Benefits of Membership

WERC’s mission is to lead and advance the logistics and warehousing industry, and to help individuals and companies sharpen their competitive edge.

Member benefits include access to networking, information and education.



  • Expand your network with exclusive, members-only access to WERC’s nationwide member directory
  • Build connections with colleagues close to home with regional WERCouncils at local facility tours, workshops, strategy sessions and volunteer opportunities
  • Search for new opportunities or new talent in our Career Center


  • Explore new ideas and delve into important topics with webinars that deliver high quality presentations on the latest supply chain developments
  • Receive a free subscription to the WERCSheet newsletter, packed with timely articles on key warehousing topics, interviews with supply chain professionals and more
  • Enjoy member discounts on the latest research, metrics reports and best practices guides packed with benchmarking data, and expert techniques to improve your operations



Have questions about enrolling in either a WERC Individual or Group Membership?

Email or call 630.990.0001.