Logility Inc., a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, and Continental Mills, a producer of dry bakery mix products with leading brands such as Krusteaz and Alpine, and premium licensed brands including Ghirardelli, Brown & Haley and Snoqualmie Falls, will present an educational webcast where attendees will learn how to manage the challenges of streamlining production planning to gain capacity within their existing network. This live webcast, “ The Right Ingredients for Supply Chain Success”, is hosted by APICS and will begin Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 2:00 pm ET.
Building a demand-driven supply chain requires a fine-tuned forecast and high visibility of supply and demand across the entire network. Companies must be flexible, anticipate market changes and adjust manufacturing plans while maintaining the highest levels of customer service at the minimum of cost. In this webcast, Michael Burke, director, supply chain planning, Continental Mills, and John Slater, vice president, manufacturing planning, Logility, will highlight how Continental Mills has:
- Advanced its planning capabilities to drive improved visibility and help align inventory with customer demand
- Boosted customer service through product availability, accurate order fulfillment and on-time deliveries
- Kept its S&OP process fresh with more accurate information the entire team can rely on to drive the forecast and analyze their options
For more information or to register for this free October 9, 2012 webcast, please visit: http://www.logility.com/apics-conti_mills.
About LogilityWith 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 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 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.