American Italian Pasta Company and Logility to Present at SCOPE Spring 2012

Session Highlights Recipe for Sales and Operations Planning Success

ATLANTA (April 19, 2012) – Logility Inc., a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, will present alongside American Italian Pasta Company (AIPC) at the SCOPE Spring 2012 conference. The session, led by Brandon Jobe, director sales and operations planning, AIPC, will explore how the largest pasta producer in North America approached and implemented its successful Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process and the results the company achieved. The session will take place on Monday, April 23 at 3:00 pm CST at the SCOPE Spring 2012 conference in Chicago, IL.

The session, “S&OP: American Italian Pasta Company’s Recipe for Success,” will outline how AIPC created an S&OP process that fosters a more open and trusting environment. Attendees will learn how the company significantly reduced inventory levels, increased forecast accuracy and improved customer service levels in the face of challenges including varying commodity prices, fluctuating customer demand and rising cost pressures.

  • Speakers: Brandon Jobe, director sales and operations planning, American Italian Pasta Company, and Karin Bursa, vice president, Logility
  • Session: S&OP: American Italian Pasta Company’s Recipe for Success
  • Where: SCOPE Spring 2012, Chicago, IL
  • When: Monday, April 23 at 3:00 pm CST

Additional Resources:

  • American Italian Pasta Company Success Story:
  • Interview with Brandon Jobe:

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About Logility

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, Procter & Gamble, 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 1-800-762-5207 USA or visit

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. 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.

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Source: Logility