Brightstar and Logility Highlight the Impact of Sales & Operations Planning for the Fast-Paced Mobile Device Market at ASCI 2018

SYDNEY AND ATLANTA — 15 May 2018 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites attendees of ASCI 2018 to attend the session, How Sales & Operations Planning Fits into the Ever–Changing Supply Chain, led by Andrew Hill, head of supply planning, Brightstar Australia. The event, located at the Swissôtel Sydney, will be held 23 — 24 May 2018.

Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP), the decision process used to profitably match demand to supply and align supply chain plans to business strategy, consistently ranks as one of the top priorities for management teams. Brightstar, a global leading mobile services company for managing devices and accessories, operates a complex supply chain that serves the unique requirements of carrier, retail and enterprise customers across more than 70 countries. To stay ahead of the fast–paced mobile market and the specific needs of its diverse global customer base, Brightstar implemented a robust S&OP process powered by Logility Voyager SolutionsTM. This session will discuss how to transform diverse information from sales, production, finance, marketing, transportation and procurement into one powerful central resource to turn supply chain challenges into opportunities for reduced costs, greater visibility and boosted service levels.

Session at a Glance

  • Title: How S&OP Fits into the Ever–Changing Supply Chain
  • Speaker: Andrew Hill, head of supply planning, Brightstar Australia
  • When: Thursday, 24 May 2018 at 12:40 PM AEST

Logility, a silver sponsor of the event, welcomes attendees to meet with our supply chain experts to learn more about Logility’s industry–leading supply chain optimization and retail planning solutions.

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About Logility
With more than 1,300 customers worldwide, Logility is a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions that help small, medium, large, and Fortune 500 companies realize substantial bottom–line results in record time.  Logility Voyager Solutions is a complete supply chain management and retail optimization solution that features a performance monitoring architecture and provides supply chain visibility; demand, inventory and replenishment planning; Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP); Integrated Business Planning (IBP); supply and inventory optimization; manufacturing planning and scheduling; retail merchandise planning and allocation; and transportation    planning and management. Logility customers include Big Lots, Fender Musical Instruments, Parker Hannifin, Verizon Wireless, and VF Corporation. Logility is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA), named one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America by Forbes. For more information about Logility, call 800–762–5207 USA or visit

Forward–Looking Statements
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