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January 11, 2012

Bernard Cap Gains Business Insight, Improves Productivity with NGC's ERP Solution

MIAMI, FL – Jan. 11, 2012 – NGC® today announced that Bernard Cap, the largest supplier of dress uniform headwear to the U.S. Government and its agencies, is live on NGC's Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system.
 
Miami-based Bernard Cap, an NGC customer since the mid 1990s, upgraded to NGC's latest ERP to gain important new functionality and reporting features. "It was a natural progression for us, as we've had very positive experiences working with NGC," said Jack Cendros, VP of Administration, Bernard Cap. "The latest version of NGC's ERP software gives us a new level of insight through much more detailed reporting and fast access to information.  We can easily hone in on certain aspects of our business such as sales trends, profit margins, inventory levels, and other key data, as well as production information."

NGC’s highly versatile fashion ERP system provides the flexibility to manage all types of companies, whether they manufacture or import, produce private label or brand¬ed merchandise, or sell to big box retailers or specialty stores. NGC's ERP includes a configurable EDI system, sophisticated financial accounting, flexible reporting features, and handles key business functions including Customer Order Processing, Purchasing, Manufacturing/Contractor Management, Inventory Control, Allocation, Distribution and Warehouse Management.

NGC's professional services team worked closely with Bernard Cap on the ERP implementation. "NGC was very responsive throughout the entire process," Cendros said. "NGC dedicated the right resources to get us up and running quickly."

"NGC's ERP solution will help drive a new level of productivity and operational efficiency at Bernard Cap, and we are pleased to continue working with a long-time customer," said Mark Burstein, president of sales, marketing and R&D, NGC.

About Bernard Cap
Bernard Cap Company specializes in the manufacture of fine quality uniform headwear for U.S. and foreign military forces, service academies, airlines, police, security, and other organizations. All of the company's headwear products are made to conform to customer specifications.

Located in the Miami, Florida area since 1974, Bernard is the largest Class A dress uniform headwear supplier to the United States Government and its various agencies. All products are made in the company's Florida (U.S.A.) factory to the strict specifications of the U.S. Government. The same stringent quality standards are used to produce headwear for clients from 30 different countries around the world and from all markets within the uniform industry.

About NGC
NGC Software is a leading provider of PLM, Supply Chain Management, ERP and Product Testing software and services for brands, retailers and consumer products companies. NGC solutions help increase profitability, reduce costs, improve speed to market and product quality, and manage compliance and testing. NGC has received top rankings by many leading industry analysts and has been recognized as a top 100 supply chain and logistics company by Inbound Logistics, SupplyChainBrain and Supply & Demand Chain Executive.

NGC customers include A|X Armani Exchange, Aeropostale, Billabong, Carter’s, Casual Male, Hugo Boss, Jos. A. Bank, Lakeshore Learning, Lululemon Athletica, Marchon Eyewear, Spanx, Swatfame, VF Corporation, and many others. NGC has offices in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, 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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