Food Logistics Magazine Recognizes Logility as a Top 100 Technology Provider for Eighth Consecutive Year
Logility Voyager Solutions Helps Food & Beverage Companies Gain Competitive Advantage through Differentiation
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Logility Inc. (LGTY), a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, today announced that Food Logistics magazine has selected Logility for inclusion in its annual FL100 for the eighth consecutive year. This year, Logility Voyager Solutions" was recognized for helping food and beverage companies differentiate themselves in the marketplace, while simultaneously facilitating improved safety and traceability throughout the supply chain. Logility also congratulates its customer, HAVI Global Solutions, for receiving this honor for its role in helping the food and beverage industry improve its supply chain operations.
Ongoing globalization of food supply chains demands closer collaboration with suppliers and enhanced visibility from farm to fork, notes Lara L. Sowinski, editor-in-chief at Food Logistics. Technology is a powerful tool that can ensure compliance, mitigate risk, and serve as a market differentiator in todays highly competitive environment.
Logility enables companies in the food and beverage industry to meet the supply chain challenges they face daily such as seasonality, new product introductions to meet changing consumer tastes, and food production and transportation needs for fresh-pack, frozen and shelf stable items. Logility Voyager Solutions helps food and beverage companies increase forecast accuracy through better demand planning; decrease inventory while improving product availability; optimize manufacturing production across multiple plants; streamline sales and operations planning; and lower transportation and distribution costs.
Logilitys goal is to help our customers in the food and beverage industry improve the efficiency of their supply chain operations so that they can be more profitable and compete more effectively in todays dynamic marketplace, said Mike Edenfield, president and CEO, Logility. We are pleased to be recognized for the eighth consecutive time by Food Logistics as a top technology provider as it further validates the benefits and ROI our customers in the food and beverage industry consistently achieve as a result of deploying Logility Voyager Solutions.
Recognized industry-wide for its rapid implementation, quick ROI, ease-of-use, and ability to solve complex problems, Logility Voyager Solutions is a comprehensive supply chain solution suite which features performance monitoring capabilities to increase supply chain visibility and boost performance in key areas including demand, inventory and replenishment planning, sales and operations planning (S&OP), manufacturing planning and scheduling, supply and inventory optimization, transportation planning and management, and warehouse management.
About Food Logistics
Food Logistics is published by Cygnus Business Media, a leading diversified business-to-business media company. The publication serves the information needs of executives involved in various aspects of the food, beverage, and consumer packaged goods supply chain. Through our print and online products, we provide news, trends, and best practices that help more than 24,000 grocery and foodservice suppliers, distributors, and retailers make better business decisions. Visit us online at www.foodlogistics.com.
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 McCain Foods, Pernod Ricard, Sigma-Aldrich, and VF Corporation. Logility is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA). For more information about Logility, call 1-800-762-5207 USA or visit www.logility.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 Logilitys 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 Companys future performance. For further information about risks the Company and American Software could experience as well as other information, please refer to American Software, Incs. Form 10-K for the year ended April 30, 2011 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.
Justin Siefert, 404-264-5485
Source: Logility Inc.Copyright Business Wire 2011