Food Logistics Magazine Recognizes Logility as a Top 100 Technology Provider for Ninth Consecutive Year

  Food Logistics Magazine Recognizes Logility as a Top 100 Technology Provider
  for Ninth Consecutive Year

 Logility Voyager Solutions Help Food & Beverage Companies Gain a Competitive
       Advantage through Supply Chain Efficiency and Greater Visibility

Business Wire

ATLANTA -- December 17, 2012

Logility Inc., a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the
supply chain, today announced Food Logistics magazine has selected Logility
for the ninth consecutive year for inclusion in its annual FL100. Logility
Voyager Solutions™ was recognized for driving enhanced, end-to-end supply
chain visibility and helping food and beverage companies boost supply chain
efficiency. More than 165 companies submitted applications to be considered as
a top technology provider to the food and beverage industries.

“With the evolution of the food supply chain, software and technology
providers are playing a more critical role in addressing needs such as
end-to-end visibility and collaboration, traceability, regulatory compliance,
risk management, sustainability, and cost containment,” notes Lara L.
Sowinski, editor-in-chief of Food Logistics. “Technology is the competitive
differentiator for companies in our industry who need to stay ahead of dynamic
changes in the marketplace.”

Seasonality, new product introductions to meet changing consumer tastes, and
food production and transportation needs for fresh-pack, frozen and shelf
stable items add significant complexity to the supply chain. Logility enables
companies to meet these supply chain challenges and establish a competitive
advantage. 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.

"Many of the world's leading food and beverage manufacturers rely on Logility
to power their supply chain success," said Mike Edenfield, president and CEO,
Logility. "Logility Voyager Solutions helps these manufacturers increase
efficiency and become more competitive to more effectively meet the unique
challenges of the food and beverage industry. We are proud to be recognized
for the ninth consecutive year by Food Logistics magazine for delivering
innovative supply chain solutions and Logility's continued commitment to this

Recognized industry-wide for its rapid implementation, quick ROI and
ease-of-use, Logility Voyager Solutionsis a comprehensive supply chain
management solution suite which features performance monitoring capabilities
to increase supply chain visibility and operational efficiency 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

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 and beverage
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

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 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

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.


Justin Siefert, 404-264-5485
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