Logility Strongly Positioned in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Merchandise Assortment Management Applications

Retail References Deliver Exceptionally High Scores for Logility’s Customer Service

ATLANTA — October 8, 2015 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, today announced the company was well positioned in the Gartner 2015 Magic Quadrant for Merchandise Assortment Management Applications.

The retail industry faces several challenges including the accelerated pace of new product introductions, the need to deliver a consistent omni–channel customer experience, and increased pricing and service pressures from aggressive competitors. Logility Voyager Solutions™ helps retailers optimize their operations from sourcing through manufacturing to store and customer delivery. Voyager Retail Optimization ensures product availability and improves customer satisfaction while efficiently managing inventory positions, and strategically directing inventory to the proper channel or location to best serve customer demand.

“As retailers strive to create unique and exciting product assortments that entice consumers, they realize their current retail assortment, merchandise planning and allocation applications are holding them back,” said Allan Dow, president, Logility. “Voyager Retail Optimization breaks down functional silos to increase visibility across the business and help retailers reduce inventory, drive sales and allocate the right assortment of products to the right place at the right time to drive omni–channel performance. We have helped leading retailers automate planning and leverage their merchandise investments to delight customers.”

Source: Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for Merchandise Assortment Management Applications, Robert Hetu 05 August 2015.

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); 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.

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 the Company’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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