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Logility Hosts Sessions with BrightStar and Moen; Sponsors Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

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Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, invites attendees of the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference to attend the session, Keys to Success in Volatile Demand Environments featuring BrightStar, the number one specialized wireless distributor in the world. In addition, Logility will host the roundtable, Inventory Optimization: Going Beyond Balancing Cost and Service with Moen.

Sessions at a Glance

Title: Inventory Optimization: Going Beyond Balancing Cost and Service

Speakers: Mark Synder, senior program manager Supply Chain, Moen, Sean Willems, Ph.D., associate professor, Boston University and chief scientist, Logility, and Karin Bursa, vice president, Logility

When: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:15 PM PDT

Where: JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort – Grand Sonoran I, Level 1

About: Today’s advanced inventory optimization solutions help companies meet desired service targets and achieve strategic goals by right-sizing inventory investments. Data shows companies that perform multi-echelon inventory optimization (MEIO) are twice as likely to balance cost and service levels across their networks. In this roundtable, Moen and Logility will explore real-world MEIO in action. Moen will discuss how it utilizes Logility Voyager Inventory OptimizationTM to dramatically improve decision-making and scenario planning to boost their bottom line.

Session: Keys to Success in Volatile Demand Environments

Speakers: Kevin Farrington, senior vice president, Global Supply Chain & Operations, BrightStar, and Karin Bursa, vice president, Logility

When: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 3:30 PM PDT

Where: JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort – Grand Canyon 8, Level 1

About: Today’s supply chains must overcome several challenges including short product life cycles and high demand volatility. In this session, BrightStar will discuss how they have successfully turned these challenges into opportunities. Attendees will also learn how BrightStar has leveraged Logility Voyager SolutionsTM to drive forecast accuracy, foster collaboration with customers and suppliers, optimize inventory investments, and increase visibility across its supply chain. These advances are competitive differentiators for BrightStar’s 3PL and 4PL customers.

Logility, a Platinum Sponsor of the conference, welcomes attendees to stop by booth #504 to learn more about Logility’s industry-leading supply chain solutions.

To learn more or see where Logility will be at next, please visit: http://www.logility.com/newsevents/supply-chain-events.

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 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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