SYDNEY & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Logility, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, today announced the company became a corporate sponsor of the Australasian Supply Chain Institute (ASCI). As a corporate sponsor, Logility is better positioned to provide the vibrant Australasian supply chain community with new opportunities to enrich their supply chain knowledge and learn from the best practices of Logility’s more than 40 years helping to optimize some of the world’s leading supply chains.
The Australasian region has experienced significant growth that has led to increasingly more complex supply chains. Visibility, efficiency and integrated planning have become crucial for companies to stay ahead of this changing market. Companies across the region have turned to Logility Voyager SolutionsTM to transform these challenges into opportunities for profitable growth. Today’s announcement further strengthens Logility’s commitment to and helping to shape the region’s supply chain of the future.
“Logility will add value to ASCI members with their 40 years’ worth of knowledge on supply chain optimization,” said Dr. Pieter Nagel, CEO, ASCI. “We welcome Logility into our community and look forward to the solutions and programs that can help our members in a time when optimization is key to moving forward.”
“Optimizing supply chain performance is an increasingly vital component of a company’s success in today’s rapidly evolving global market,” said Allan Dow, president, Logility. “Fierce competition, rising customer expectations and volatility in both supply and demand are driving the need for supply chain professionals to employ resilient business processes and advanced planning solutions such as Logility Voyager Solutions to drive more profitable growth and boost efficiencies. Logility is excited to partner with ASCI to help elevate the role of supply chain in the region.”
Under the sponsorship, Logility will provide opportunities for members to explore new educational resources including white papers, eBooks, webinars, and more.
Established in Australia in 1963 as a not for profit organisation, apicsAU, now trading as Australasian Supply Chain Institute (ASCI), facilitates and enables the development and professionalisation of the Australasian Professional Supply Chain Community. ASCI provides formal education programs, site visits, research, industry presentations and peer learning to its members with a range of opportunities to enrich and grow professional supply chain performance and competence. ASCI is a Premier Channel Partner of APICS and offers APICS certification programs in Australia, as well as other international supply chain management certifications. ASCI membership is available to individuals and provides access to educational programs, a network of industry professionals, real-world learning opportunities, resources and social media networks.
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); Integrated Business Planning (IBP); 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.
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