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April 24, 2018

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

MIAMI—April 24, 2018 — 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 Andromeda™  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 Platform, 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.