NGC Recognized for Supply Chain Excellence in 2011 Supply & Demand Chain Executive “100”
(MIAMI, MAY 04, 2011) NGC® Software today announced that Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine has named NGC to its prestigious “100” list that highlights “100 Great Supply Chain Projects.” The award recognizes NGC’s leadership in helping its customers achieve supply chain excellence and prepare their supply chains for the post-recessionary return to growth through PLM and other supply chain solutions.
Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s “100” list highlights supply chain transformation projects that have had a significant impact on the companies going through the implementations. Supply & Demand Chain Executive collected information on supply chain transformation projects, including information on the objectives, scope, timeline and results of the project. The submissions were evaluated by the magazine’s editorial staff primarily based on: ambitiousness/scope of the project; creative application of technologies/solutions/services used; extent of the business results/impact; and clarity of submission.
“NGC’s inclusion in this year’s ‘100’ list recognizes the company’s leadership as a solution and service provider in helping companies achieve supply chain excellence as they rebound from the recent downturn,” said Andrew K. Reese, editorial director of Supply & Demand Chain Executive.
“NGC is honored to be named to this year’s Supply and Demand Chain Executive ‘100′ list,” said Mark Burstein, president of sales and marketing, NGC. “This award recognizes NGC’s focus on helping our customers deal with today’s most urgent supply chain issues – such as managing raw materials commitments, reducing cycle times, and improving product compliance and testing.”
About Supply & Demand Chain Executive
Supply & Demand Chain Executive (www.SDCExec.com) is the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage.
NGC Software is a leading provider of PLM, global sourcing, ERP and testing and compliance solutions for brands, retailers and consumer products companies. NGC helps our customers increase profitability of private-label merchandise, reduce cost of goods sold, improve speed to market and product quality, and manage compliance and testing.
NGC has offices in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, China, India, Mexico, and El Salvador and is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA). For more information, visit www.ngcsoftware.com.
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