Live Webcast Supply Chain Success: Faster ROI

Logility and Supply Chain Insights Discuss How to Accelerate Supply Chain Planning ROI
ATLANTA — April 9, 2015 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, and industry analyst firm Supply Chain Insights will share results from a recent research study in which companies adopting best–of–breed supply chain planning (SCP) solutions report being able to implement faster and achieve a quicker return on investment, as well as being more satisfied overall than organizations that rely on the planning capabilities of their enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. The live event hosted by APICS, “Supply Chain Success: Faster ROI“, will begin Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 11:00 am ET.

After a decade of adoption and thousands of SCP system implementations, interest is high among companies across a spectrum of industries to learn which strategy has produced superior real–world results. Research by leading supply chain analyst Lora Cecere of Supply Chain Insights, indicates companies opting for best–of–breed supply chain planning solutions report more favorable experiences and faster time–to–value across a range of benefit categories.

Highlights from the Research

  • Overall, 25 percent more best–of–breed users report being satisfied with their supply chain planning solution than ERP users.
  • Fifty percent more respondents whose implementations were performed by technology providers report being Very Satisfied compared to respondents whose implementations were conducted by third parties.
  • Fifteen times more Logility customers were Extremely Satisfied with their supply chain planning performance than companies that adopted solutions offered by ERP vendors.

Webinar Fast Facts

  • “Supply Chain Success: Faster ROI” Webcast
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 11:00 am ET
  • Webcast Registration:–vendor–webcast–w1vmmz28091ybdg/

About Logility
With more than 1,250 customers worldwide, Logility is a leading provider of collaborative, best–of–breed supply chain solutions that help small, medium, large and Fortune 1000 companies realize substantial bottom–line results in record time. Logility Voyager Solutions is a complete supply chain management 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; transportation planning and management; and warehouse 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

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.

Media Contact:
Justin Siefert