Webcast: Hostess Brands: Sweetest Comeback in Supply Chain History

Logility Customer Shares its Supply Chain Transformation Success
ATLANTA — August 16, 2016 — Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites you to the upcoming webcast, “The Sweetest Comeback in Supply Chain History,” featuring David M. Hovey, Hostess Brands, LLC, and Karin Bursa, Logility. This live event will discuss how Hostess Brands broke from tradition and reinvented their supply chain to ensure nearly 100 million snack cakes are in the right place at the right time to delight its customers. The event, hosted by APICS, will begin Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET.

Hostess Brands, best known for the creation of the Twinkie, will share how this iconic company transformed its supply chain to support their relaunch and profitable growth. Hostess Brands operates a fast–paced supply chain that must efficiently satisfy varying demands across its diverse product portfolio and customer network. This webcast will explore how Hostess turned to Logility Voyager SolutionsTM to support rapid growth, deliver comprehensive visibility, balance capacity and produce more accurate forecasts.

Webcast Fast Facts

  • What: Hostess Brands “Sweetest Comeback in Supply Chain History”
  • When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET.
  • Who: David M. Hovey, Hostess Brands, LLC, and Karin Bursa, Logility
  • Where: Webcast Registration: https://bit.ly/2b8hUf4

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). 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 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.

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Justin Siefert