Logility Announces Wholesale Distribution Topic for Next Supply Chain Power Hour
April 18 Webcast “Becoming Demand-driven: Growing Profits in Wholesale Distribution”
ATLANTA (March 29, 2006) Logility, Inc. (NASDAQ: LGTY), a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, today announced the next webcast in its Supply Chain Power Hour series, “Becoming Demand-driven: Growing Profits in Wholesale Distribution” scheduled for Tuesday, April 18, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. ET.
By becoming demand-driven, wholesale distributors can optimize their supply chain to meet the challenges of consolidation, increased competition, more demanding customers and suppliers, rising costs, thinner margins and shorter delivery cycles. The Logility Supply Chain Power Hour, “Becoming Demand-driven: Growing Profits in Wholesale Distribution” webcast is designed to educate wholesale distributors on how gaining insight into future customer demand will lead to increased customer satisfaction, improved gross margins and perfect orders, and reduced procurement costs.
Webcast participants will:
Learn how transitioning your buyer-centric business to a demand-driven enterprise will improve gross margins and increase profitability.
Gain valuable insight into what is driving wholesale distributors to become demand-driven from one of the supply chain industry’s knowledge leaders, Dan Gilmore, president and chief editor, SupplyChainDigest™.
Discover how VWR International is laying the foundation for better buying decisions, increasing customer service and improving their bottom line.
Find out how Logility Voyager Solutions™ can automate demand-driven strategies focused on lower costs and improving customer service levels.
Speakers scheduled to present include Dan Gilmore, president and chief editor, SupplyChainDigest™, Dave Shellenbarger, director, inventory management, VWR International and Ron Burnette, director, business consulting, Logility. To register for the free, one-hour webcast, visit www.logility.com/wholesalepowerhour.
The Logility Supply Chain Power Hour Series is designed to illustrate how companies can use technology to address challenging supply chain business issues. Former Power Hour topics include sales and operations planning (S&OP), demand-driven strategies, service parts management, supply chain planning and transportation planning and management. Archived webcasts are available at http://www.logility.com/powerhours.
With more than 1,100 customers worldwide, Logility is the leading provider of collaborative supply chain planning solutions that help small, medium, large and Fortune 1000 companies realize substantial bottom-line results in record time. Logility Voyager Solutions feature performance monitoring capabilities in a single Internet-based framework and provide supply chain visibility; demand, inventory and replenishment planning; supply and global sourcing optimization; transportation planning and execution; and warehouse management. Logility customers include Bissell, Huhtamaki UK, Katun Corporation, McCain Foods, Mill’s Pride, Pernod Ricard, Rand McNally, Sigma Aldrich, and VF Corporation. Logility is a majority owned subsidiary of American Software (NASDAQ: AMSWA). For more information about Logility, call 1-800-762-5207 or visit www.logility.com.
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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, changes in general economic conditions, technology and the market for the Company’s products and services, including economic conditions within the e-commerce markets; the timely availability and market acceptance of these products and services; the challenges and risks associated with integration of acquired product lines and companies; the effect of competitive products and pricing; the Company’s ability to satisfy in a timely manner the requirements of Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the rules and regulations adopted under that Section; the uncertainty of the viability and effectiveness of strategic alliances; and the irregular pattern of the Company’s revenues. For further information about risks the Company could experience as well as other information, please refer to the Company’s Form 10-K for the year ended April 30, 2005 and other reports and documents subsequently filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, contact: Vincent C. Klinges, Chief Financial Officer, Logility, Inc., 470 East Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta, GA 30305, (404) 261-9777. FAX: (404) 264-5206 INTERNET: http://www.logility.com or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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