MIAMI, FL—Sept. 10, 2014—NGC Software today announced that A+ School & Career Apparel, a leading apparel company specializing in superior school uniforms, career apparel and image-wear, has selected NGC’s fashion PLM software, as well as modules for Costing, CPSIA and Product Testing. A+ School & Career Apparel designs high-quality uniform apparel and is highly regarded for its U.S.-based manufacturing and fulfillment facilities based in Star City, Arkansas.
A+ School & Career Apparel selected NGC’s software to help enhance collaboration and workflow management. Features of NGC’s solution such as exception management, product testing, and workflow calendars will enable the company to streamline its design and production processes. NGC’s software will also help A+ School & Career Apparel maintain its core commitment to deliver the highest quality school uniforms and provide remarkable customer experience and support to each buyer.
“A+ School & Career Apparel is known for exceptional customer service and its longstanding commitment to the school uniform market,” said Mark Burstein, president of sales, marketing and R&D, NGC Software. “We are honored that A+ School & Career Apparel selected NGC, and we look forward to a successful rollout of our fashion PLM software.”
NGC Software is a leading provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Supply Chain Management, fashion ERP and Shop Floor Control software and services for brands, retailers and consumer products companies. NGC solutions help increase profitability, reduce costs, improve speed to market and product quality, and manage compliance and testing. NGC earned more than a dozen top-10 rankings in the 2013 RIS News Software Leaderboard and has received top rankings by leading industry analysts. In addition, NGC has been recognized as a top 100 supply chain and logistics company by Inbound Logistics, SupplyChainBrain and Supply & Demand Chain Executive.
NGC customers include A|X Armani Exchange, Aeropostale, Billabong, Carter’s, Destination XL, Hugo Boss, Jos. A. Bank, Marchon Eyewear, Spanx, Swatfame, VF Corporation, and many others. NGC has offices in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Canada, China, India, Mexico, and El Salvador and is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA). For more information, visit http://www.ngcsoftware.com/.
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