Live Webcast: Driving Value through Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization

ATLANTA — September 7, 2017 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites you to the upcoming webcast, How to Drive Value and Optimize Inventory Investments, featuring Sean Willems, Ph.D, chief scientist, Logility and Haslam Chair in Supply Chain Analytics, University of Tennessee, and Karin Bursa, executive vice president, Logility. The event, hosted by Logility and CSCMP Supply Chain Quarterly, will take place Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. ET.

Multi–echelon Inventory Optimization (MEIO) right–sizes buffers and recommends where to hold inventory across all tiers of a global supply chain network to ensure optimum availability of products, parts and materials. Significant recurring benefits of MEIO can include lowering working capital, a reduction in logistics costs, increased savings from decreased obsolescence, and an uplift in revenue from reducing lost sales. This live webcast will discuss how real world companies leverage optimization and advanced analytics to evaluate business opportunities, mitigate risk and bring new insights and greater confidence to strategic and tactical business planning.

Webcast Fast Facts

  • What: How to Drive Value and Optimize Inventory Investments
  • When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. ET.
  • Who: Sean Willems, Haslam Chair in Supply Chain Analytics, University of Tennessee, and Karin Bursa, executive vice president, Logility
  • Where: Webcast Registration:

All webcast attendees will receive the interactive eBook, The Inventory Optimization Handbook, which highlights best practices for minimizing inventory and releasing working capital while improving service levels.

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
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.

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