Press Release Summary:
Voyager WarehousePROÂ® includes support of RFID technology at carton, pallet, container, and item level. This limits custom integration, delivers immediate results, and lays foundation for future expansion of RFID to supply chain planning applications. Software enables users seeking compliance with retailer RFID initiatives to support outbound RFID-encoded shipments. Software can also send RFID labels to printer and direct workers to apply them.
Original Press Release:
Logility Announces General Availability of RFID-enabled Warehouse Management System
Built-in RFID functionality can reduce labor costs in distribution centers, improve order accuracy and streamline tracking and tracing shipments
ATLANTA, Jan. 10 -- Logility, Inc. (NASDAQ:LGTY), a leading supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, today announced general availability of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) capabilities in Logility Voyager WarehousePRO(R).
The latest release of Voyager WarehousePRO includes built-in support of RFID technology at the carton, pallet, container and item level, and does not require the purchase of additional Logility add-on hardware or software. Logility's built-in approach enables customers to implement or upgrade quickly, limits custom integration, delivers immediate benefits and lays the foundation for future expansion of RFID to supply chain planning applications. RFID support is included in the standard WarehousePRO product, and is available at no additional cost to active Logility customers on maintenance programs.
"For our customers seeking compliance with retailer RFID initiatives, Voyager WarehousePRO offers workflows to support outbound RFID-encoded shipments," said Mark Balte, vice president of product development for Logility. "For example, outbound shipments to an RFID-enabled retailer may include additional steps in the pick-pack-ship workflow, and Voyager WarehousePRO can automatically send RFID labels to a printer, and direct workers to apply them." Logility has relationships with several RFID reader and printer hardware providers, including Symbol, Intermec and Loftware.
Future Logility Voyager Solutions(TM), including demand, inventory, replenishment and transportation planning, will also follow the built-in RFID strategy to improve visibility of order status, track the movement and distribution of inventory and accelerate product replenishment across the supply chain to provide a competitive advantage in meeting consumer demand.
With more than 1,100 customers worldwide, Logility is the leading provider of collaborative supply chain planning solutions that help small, medium, large and Fortune 1000 companies realize substantial bottom-line results in record time. Logility Voyager Solutions feature performance monitoring capabilities in a single Internet-based framework and provide supply chain visibility; demand, inventory and replenishment planning; supply and global sourcing optimization; transportation planning and execution; and warehouse management. Logility customers include Bissell, Huhtamaki UK, Katun Corporation, McCain Foods, Mill's Pride, Pernod Ricard, Rand McNally, Sigma Aldrich, and VF Corporation. Logility is a majority owned subsidiary of American Software (NASDAQ:AMSWA). For more information about Logility, call 1-800-762-5207 or visit www.logility.com/ .
CONTACT: Jamie Muir of Logility, Inc., +1-404-264-5485, or firstname.lastname@example.org