Logility Receives Thirteenth Consecutive Consumer Goods Technology Award
Readers Ranks Logility a Leading Supply Chain Management Vendor
ATLANTA — February 26, 2013 — Logility Inc., a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, was named a top supply chain management solution provider in supply chain planning and supply chain execution for the 13th consecutive year.
The 2013 Consumer Goods Technology Reader’s Choice surveyed more than 150 consumer goods business and IT executives to identify the solutions and solution providers they value most. Each respondent was asked to rate the customer experience from least satisfied to most satisfied, including implementation and use of the software. The award, in its 13th year, has recognized Logility as a top provider of supply chain planning and supply chain execution software every year since its inception.
“Aggressive competitors, margin erosion, and changing consumer preferences and behaviors pose serious challenges to the consumer goods industry,” said Mike Edenfield, president and CEO, Logility. “Logility is committed to providing innovative and easy to use supply chain solutions that address the growing complexity of today’s consumer goods industry, provide a rapid return on investment and are quick to deploy. For the thirteenth year Logility has been recognized by the consumer goods industry for our commitment and ability to serve this market well. We are proud of the achievements our customers continue to realize with Logility Voyager Solutions™ and are honored to be recognized as a valued partner contributing to their success.”
To remain competitive consumer goods companies require greater supply chain visibility to understand at a moment’s notice the impact of a sourcing, inventory or manufacturing decision. Logility Voyager Solutions power some of the world’s most admired consumer goods supply chains from driving sales & operations planning (S&OP) to multi–echelon inventory optimization (MEIO) and demand planning through transportation management.
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 Fender Musical Instruments, Hewlett–Packard, Parker Hannifin, Sigma–Aldrich, 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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