Columbia Sportswear and Logility Lead Session on Global Supply Chain Transformation at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

ATLANTA — May 10, 2017 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites attendees of the 2017 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference to attend the session, Columbia Sportswear: Reaching New Heights in Global Supply Chain Transformation. The conference, located at the JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ, will be held 23 — 25 May, 2017.

Columbia Sportswear's innovation reaches beyond its growing portfolio of high–tech apparel and footwear products and brands. The company is focused on creating a robust planning platform to support its dynamic brands' regional and omni–channel opportunities while streamlining complexity, boosting visibility and optimizing inventory. In this session, Columbia Sportswear will highlight how they have leveraged Logility Voyager SolutionsTM to accelerate the demand to supply translation, better utilize inventory and explore new fulfillment strategies.

Session at a Glance

  • Title: Columbia Sportswear: Reaching New Heights in Global Supply Chain Transformation
  • Speakers: Stephanie Heiden, director of supply chain operations planning and analytics, Columbia Sportswear, and Karin Bursa, executive vice president, Logility
  • When: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 3:15 PM MST
  • Where: Grand Sonoran G, Level 1

Logility, a Platinum Sponsor of the conference, welcomes attendees to also stop by booth #602 to learn more about Logility's industry–leading supply chain optimization and retail planning solutions.
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About Logility
With more than 1,250 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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