Color Image Apparel, the Producers of Bella+Canvas and Alo Yoga Brands, Migrates to NGC Software’s Andromeda PLM

MIAMI--()--NGC® Software, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for product lifecycle management (PLM), supply chain management (SCM), quality control and vendor compliance, today announced that Color Image Apparel, Inc. is migrating to NGC’s AndromedaTM PLM.

Color Image Apparel, Inc., founded in 1992 and based in Los Angeles, designs and manufactures apparel for men and women, including brands Bella+Canvas and Alo Yoga. These brands are sold through distributors in the U.S., Canada and Europe. Bella+Canvas brings retail tees to the wholesale market, focusing on quality from yarn forward. Alo Yoga designs contemporary and comfortable yoga clothing to inspire yogis and the mindful movement.

In order to keep up with the company’s growth, Color Image needed a solution that would scale as the company expands. NGC’s cloud-based Andromeda PLM solution was designed specifically for the needs of fashion brands and retailers like Color Image. The configurable and user-friendly PLM solution provides a common platform for all PLM-related elements including Planning, Merchandising, Design, Costing, Sampling, Quality and Sourcing. Workflow calendars allow users to track progress, predict unexpected delays and keep all departments on the same page in real-time. With critical path management processes and the ability to create role-specific dashboards, users have the information at their fingertips to ensure products are on time, on trend and on budget.

“Color Image is a longstanding client of NGC Software, and we’re pleased they have selected our Andromeda PLM to power the company’s growth,” said Mark Burstein, president, NGC Software. “With Andromeda, Color Image will be able to realize all the benefits of our cloud-based solution, including faster speed to market and increased efficiency within their product development teams.”

Learn more about NGC’s Andromeda PLM here.

About Color Image

Color Image Apparel, Inc. designs and manufactures apparel for men and women. The company provides tees, tanks, long sleeves, fashion fleece and loungewear, crop tops, dresses, and active wear. It markets and sells its products through distributors in the United States, Canada, and Europe, as well as online. The company was founded in 1992 and is based in Los Angeles, California.

About NGC

NGC Software powers the Digital Supply Chain for retailers and brands with the Andromeda Cloud PlatformTM, including solutions for product lifecycle management (PLM), supply chain management (SCM), global quality control and vendor compliance.

NGC customers include Brooks Brothers, Canada Goose, Carter’s, Destination XL, Fanatics, Foot Locker, Jockey International, Nicole Miller, Spanx, Sport Obermeyer, VF Corporation, Xcel Brands 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), named one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America by Forbes. For more information, visit www.ngcsoftware.com.

Forward-Looking Statements: This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to substantial risks and uncertainties. There are a number of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by statements made herein. These factors include, but are not limited to, continuing U.S. and global economic uncertainty, the timing and degree of business recovery, unpredictability and the irregular pattern of future revenues, dependence on particular market segments or customers, competitive pressures, delays, product liability and warranty claims and other risks associated with new product development, undetected software errors, market acceptance of the Company’s products, technological complexity, the challenges and risks associated with integration of acquired product lines, companies and services, as well as a number of other risk factors that could affect the Company’s future performance. For further information about risks the Company and American Software could experience as well as other information, please refer to American Software, Inc.’s current Form 10-K and other reports and documents subsequently filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information about risks the Company could face as well as other information, contact Vincent C. Klinges, Chief Financial Officer, American Software, Inc., 470 East Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta, GA 30305, (404) 261-9777. FAX: (404) 264-5206 INTERNET: www.amsoftware.com

NGC, Andromeda and Andromeda Cloud Platform are registered trademarks of New Generation Computing, Inc.

Contacts

NGC Software
Marisol Gomez, 305-556-9122
Director of Marketing
mgomez@ngcsoftware.com
or
Ketner Group Communications (for NGC Software)
Jeff Ketner, 512-794-8876
jeff@ketnergroup.com

Release Summary

Color Image Apparel migrates to NGC's cloud-based Andromeda PLM for fashion brands and retailers, improving speed to market and efficiency.

Contacts

NGC Software
Marisol Gomez, 305-556-9122
Director of Marketing
mgomez@ngcsoftware.com
or
Ketner Group Communications (for NGC Software)
Jeff Ketner, 512-794-8876
jeff@ketnergroup.com