Ferguson Builds an Agile Supply Chain with Logility

Live Webcast — Delivering a Differentiated Supply Chain through Foundational Excellence
ATLANTA — January 13, 2016 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites you to the upcoming webcast, “Ferguson Builds an Agile Supply Chain.” Featuring Chris Reed, Ferguson Enterprises, and Henry Canitz of Logility, this live event will discuss how the leading distributor of plumbing supplies; pipe, valves, and fittings (PVF); and heating and cooling equipment (HVAC/R), was able to turn its supply chain into a competitive differentiator with a more accurate reflection of demand to help balance inventory and drive its auto–replenishment processes. The webcast, hosted by APICS, will begin Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET.

In today’s demand–driven world, supply chains must be agile and flexible to maintain high service levels, ensure visibility throughout the network, and foster collaboration with suppliers and customers. Join us for this informative webcast to hear how Ferguson leveraged Logility Voyager Solutions™ to build an agile supply chain that helped the company move from a purchasing driven culture to a demand–driven organization. Ferguson’s transformation boosted service levels, improved forecast accuracy and enabled a new platform for differentiated service offerings.

Webcast Fast Facts

  • What: “Ferguson Builds an Agile Supply Chain” webcast
  • When: Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 11:00 am ET
  • Who: Chris Reed, Director of Inventory & Data Management, Ferguson Enterprises, and Henry Canitz, Director Product Marketing at Logility
  • Where: Webcast Registration: https://bit.ly/1OmrGpk

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); 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). For more information about Logility, call 800–762–5207 USA or visit https://logilityinc.wpengine.com.

Forward–Looking Statements

This press release contains forward–looking statements that are subject to substantial risks and uncertainties. There are a number of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by statements made herein. These factors include, but are not limited to, continuing U.S. and global economic uncertainty, the timing and degree of business recovery, unpredictability and the irregular pattern of future revenues, dependence on particular market segments or customers, competitive pressures, delays, product liability and warranty claims and other risks associated with new product development, undetected software errors, market acceptance of Logility’s products, technological complexity, the challenges and risks associated with integration of acquired product lines, companies and services, as well as a number of other risk factors that could affect the Company’s future performance. For further information about risks the Company and American Software could experience as well as other information, please refer to American Software, Inc’s. current Form 10–K and other reports and documents subsequently filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  For more information, contact:  Vincent C. Klinges, Chief Financial Officer, American Software, Inc., (404) 264–5477 or fax: (404) 237–8868.

Logility is a registered trademark and Logility Voyager Solutions is a trademark of Logility, Inc. Other products mentioned in this document are registered, trademarked or service marked by their respective owners.

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Justin Siefert