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Event Alert: Logility to Showcase Advanced Sales and Operations Planning at Best of the Best S&OP Conference 2015


June 17, 2015
By Business Wire News

ATLANTA

Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites attendees of the eighth annual Best of the Best S&OP Conference 2015 to stop by booth #603 to learn how Logility Voyager Solutions™ can advance their Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) process. The Best of the Best S&OP Conference 2015 is hosted by APICS and the Institute of Business Forecasting & Planning, and will be held in Chicago, IL from June 18 – 19, 2015.

A successful S&OP process has been called today’s single most important tool for managing risk and maintaining profitability. Industry research shows best-in-class companies that utilize an S&OP software solution achieve 14 percent higher gross margin than their competitors. Additionally, research has shown a successful S&OP initiative can improve revenue by 2 – 5 percent, reduce inventory from 7 – 15 percent, and improve new product launch commercialization by 20 percent. At the Best of the Best S&OP Conference 2015 attendees will learn how Logility’s advanced supply chain solutions can transform diverse information from sales, production, finance, marketing, transportation, and procurement into one powerful central resource to drive consensus and value for their operations.

Fast Facts

  • What: Logility to Highlight Optimized S&OP Performance at Best of the Best S&OP Conference 2015
  • When: Thursday, June 18 – Friday, June 19, 2015
  • Where: Booth #603, Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare, Chicago, IL

For more information about the Best of the Best S&OP Conference please visit: http://bit.ly/1Go2nS7.

Related Information

White Paper: The Practical Approach to S&OP: http://bit.ly/1Be1TiJ

Webcast: Streamlining the Sales and Operations Planning Process: http://bit.ly/1fdcYq2

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 Abercrombie & Fitch, 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 http://www.logility.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.

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.

Logility
Justin Siefert, 404-264-5485
jsiefert@logility.com
www.logility.com/blog