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NGC® to Speak at AAFA Seminar on “Moving Beyond the CPSIA”

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(MIAMI, OCTOBER 27, 2009) NGC® (New Generation Computing®) will be a featured presenter at a seminar from the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) on “Moving Beyond the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA),” October 29 in New York City. The seminar will focus on issues faced by the apparel and footwear industry is complying with the CPSIA, as well as state legislation such as California’s Proposition 65 and new requirements from retailers and brands.

NGC’s presentation will provide information on best practices in requesting, tracking, posting and managing the Certificate of Compliances (COCs) that are mandated by the CPSIA.  NGC is the first apparel-specific software company to offer a solution tailored specifically for managing CPSIA compliance; NGC’s web-based CPSIA software includes a complete set of management features such as workflow calendars, collaboration, exception management, and email alerts.

WHAT: “Moving Beyond the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act,” An AAFA Issue Seminar
WHERE: Fashion Institute of Technology, located at 7th Avenue at 27th St., New York NY
WHEN: October 29, 2009
REGISTRATION: http://budurl.com/ctry

About NGC


NGC (New Generation Computing) delivers fast, proven ROI.  Every day, the industry’s best apparel brands, retailers and consumer product companies increase gross margins, reduce the cost of goods sold, improve speed to market and product quality, and manage CPSIA compliance with NGC software.

NGC’s SQL Series is a comprehensive suite of integrated, end-to-end solutions for PLM (e-PLM®), Global Sourcing (e-SPS®) and ERP (RedHorse®). NGC received the highest possible ranking – “strong positive” – in a leading analyst firm’s 2009 and 2008 reports on PLM for apparel and footwear and has been recognized as a top 100 supply chain and logistics company by Inbound Logistics, Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies and Supply & Demand Chain Executive.  It’s no wonder that VF Corporation®, A|X Armani Exchange®, Carter’s®, Casual Male Retail Group®, Maggy London, R.G. Barry, Hugo Boss®, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Isda & Co., Tristan & America®, Parigi Group and many other leading companies rely on NGC.

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.

Ben Hanson Ben Hanson is one of WhichPLM’s top contributors. Ben has worked for magazines, newspapers, local government agencies, multi-million pound conservation projects, museums and creative publications before his eventual migration to the Retail, Footwear and Apparel industry.Having previously served as WhichPLM’s Editor, Ben knows the WhichPLM style, and has been responsible for many of our on-the-ground reports and interviews over the last few years. With a background in literature, marketing and communications, Ben has more than a decade’s worth of experience, and is now viewed as one of the industry’s best-known writers.