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Precision Software Rebrands as QAD Precision

New brand provides closer alignment to QAD's global strategy.

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., April 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Precision Software, an industry-leading provider of global trade management and transportation execution software, has announced that the company will now be known as QAD Precision. QAD Precision is a division of QAD Inc. (NASDAQ: QADA) (NASDAQ: QADB).

Precision Software was founded in Dublin, Ireland in 1984. In 2006, the company was acquired by QAD. QAD Precision helps global enterprises in more than 100 countries manage over 3 billion shipments annually. From a single, comprehensive open architecture that is adaptable and extensible, QAD Precision integrates with Enterprise Resource Planning, Warehouse Management Systems and legacy solutions. The QAD Precision software solution controls both the domestic and international movement of inbound and outbound goods, including regulatory compliance, documentation, and carrier and delivery management. The Precision solution can be found in the world's largest and most complex organizations which demand speed and centralized control of trade and shipping.

"Since becoming a part of QAD, Precision Software has gone from strength to strength. Our new name, QAD Precision, reflects the close ties that have been forged between the parent company and the division," said QAD Precision President Steve Gardner. "Our name is changing, but our mission remains the same — to automate the efficient movement of goods and simplify global cross-border trade."

About QAD Precision – Trusted Global Trade and Transportation Execution

QAD Precision, a division of QAD Inc., provides industry-leading global trade management, transportation execution and multi-carrier shipping software solutions from a single, integrated platform. Preeminent industry leaders in every region of the world rely on QAD Precision's global support centers to leverage thousands of carriers and manage millions of shipping transactions every day. Our open architecture easily integrates with Enterprise Resource Planning, Warehouse Management Systems and legacy solutions. An ISO-certified company, QAD Precision assists companies to minimize shipping costs, optimize first mile and last mile deliveries, automate free trade agreement compliance, avoid customs delays and mitigate the risks associated with dynamic trading environments to maximize their competitive advantage. QAD Precision's customers span multiple industries including banking and finance, life sciences, high technology, retail, industrial, automotive, higher education and public sector as well as logistics providers. For more information about QAD Precision, visit www.precisionsoftware.com or email info@precisionsoftware.com.

About QAD – The Effective Enterprise

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ: QADA) (NASDAQ: QADB) is a leading provider of flexible, cloud-based enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies. QAD Cloud ERP for manufacturing supports operational requirements in the areas of financials, customer management, supply chain, manufacturing, service and support, analytics, business process management and integration. QAD's portfolio includes related solutions for quality management software, supply chain management software, transportation management software and B2B interoperability. Since 1979, QAD solutions have enabled customers in the automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, high tech; industrial manufacturing and life sciences industries to better align operations with their strategic goals to become Effective Enterprises.

To learn more, visit www.qad.com or call +1 805-566-6000.

"QAD" is a registered trademark of QAD Inc. All other products or company names herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

QAD Precision 
David Yonkof

QAD Inc.
Scott Matulis
Public Relations


Evan Quinn
Analyst Relations

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