ATLANTA — January 17, 2018 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, today announced Food Logistics magazine selected Logility for inclusion in its annual FL100, a recognition of the top 100 technology providers for the food and beverage industry. Logility was recognized for the 14th consecutive year for its proven track record of helping companies reduce their supply chain costs, drive enhanced visibility and boost their supply chain efficiency.
"New developments and innovations in the software and technology sector are making sizeable impacts on the global food supply chain," said Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director of Food Logistics and its sister publication, Supply & Demand Chain Executive. "The result is greater visibility, improved regulatory compliance, enhanced shelf life for perishables, and the emergence of a more proactive and nimble food supply chain that benefits both the food industry and its logistics partners, as well as the end consumer."
With razor–thin margins, short product shelf lives and the need to deliver a highly diversified portfolio through more channels, the food and beverage industry needs the right mix of innovative processes, advanced technology and engaged people to excel in this challenging market. Logility Voyager SolutionsTM helps leading food and beverage companies around the world such as Caribou Coffee, Mondelez and J.R. Simplot take advantage of these growing opportunities through an intuitive supply chain solution that engages users with enhanced visualizations, and advanced algorithms to improve forecast accuracy and optimize the cost–effective placement of inventory to deliver exceptional service levels.
"It is an honor to be recognized for 14 consecutive years by Food Logistics magazine for helping food and beverage companies transform their global supply chains to the delight of their customers," said Allan Dow, president, Logility. "The food and beverage industry faces a unique set of challenges and Logility Voyager Solutions delivers the advanced planning and optimization needed in today's complex environment to better plan and manage new product introductions, streamline sales and operations planning (S&OP) and drive profitable growth."
About Food Logistics
Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media, 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, supply chain and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media.
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 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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