Logility Named a Food Logistics Magazine Top 100 Technology Provider for the Eleventh Consecutive Year
Logility Voyager Solutions Highlighted for Increasing Supply Chain Success at Food & Beverage Companies
ATLANTA — January 23, 2015 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, today announced Food Logistics magazine has selected Logility for the 11th consecutive year for inclusion in its annual FL100, a recognition of the top 100 technology providers for the food and beverage industry. Logility was recognized for its long–proven track record of helping companies reduce their supply chain costs, drive enhanced visibility and profitably grow their business.
“The impact of software and technology on the global food supply chain is truly profound,” emphasizes Lara Sowinski, editor–in–chief at Food Logistics. “Software solution providers, equipment manufacturers and numerous technology innovations are supporting growth in our industry while concurrently lowering operating costs, improving productivity and enhancing visibility from farm to fork.”
The food and beverage industry faces several challenges including promotions, seasonality, new product introductions, unique food production planning and scheduling, and transportation needs. All of this adds significant complexity to the supply chain. Logility’s advanced supply chain solutions enable companies to meet these challenges and establish a competitive advantage. Logility Voyager Solutions™ helps food and beverage companies increase forecast accuracy through better demand planning; decrease inventory while improving product availability; optimize manufacturing production across multiple plants; streamline sales and operations planning (S&OP); and lower transportation and distribution costs.
“We are delighted to be recognized for the 11th consecutive year by Food Logistics magazine as a top technology provider,” said Mike Edenfield, president and CEO Logility. “The food and beverage industry faces many complex challenges and we are proud to partner with some of the world’s most recognizable brands to drive their supply chain improvement programs. Logility Voyager Solutions helps these companies turn challenges into opportunities through improved supply chain visibility, optimized planning and advanced analytics.”
About Food Logistics
Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media Inc., a business–to–business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world’s most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics and supply chain and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media. Visit us online at www.foodlogistics.com.
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.
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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