3/16/2009"Seasoft Announces Support of PeriShip® for Food Perishable Products"
March 16, 2009 — Boston Seafood Show — Computer Associates (CAI), developers of the industry-leading Seasoft Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, and PeriShip, a leading non-assets logistic provider for perishable goods, today announced the integration of the company’s respective products to enable seafood businesses to streamline delivery processes and maximize customer service. PeriShip is exclusively aligned with Federal Express, the world's largest all-cargo airline.

Luciano Morra, president and CEO of PeriShip said, "We are very pleased to be able to work with the talented people at Seasoft in the support of our joint customers’ demanding shipping requirements. Our business model, which provides high-value transaction visibility and communications to all supply chain participants, offers Seasoft customers a cost-effective, secure and reliable shipping option with concise communications before, during, and after a shipment transaction."

"PeriShip has an unmatched reputation in the shipping industry as a provider of high-quality services to distributors of food perishable products,” said Jim McCooey, president of Computer Associates, Inc. “The demand from our seafood customers to support this proven service is a testament to PeriShip’s exceptional expertise in the areas of transportation, packaging, IT, logistics and customer service."

For more information, contact your Seasoft Consultant or call (800) 422-4782. Additional information about Seasoft can be found on the web at www.caisoft.com/seasoft.

About PeriShip®

PeriShip is the only non-assets logistics provider that leverages the power of FedEx together with its own unique internal capabilities. PeriShip allows its customers to concentrate on their core business of sourcing, producing and selling products while PeriShip’s team of logistic professionals manages the shipments. PeriShip proactively uses information to enhance the performance of the perishable supply chain and resolve transit issues that may develop. PeriShip uses an extensive IT and personnel network to analyze scans, monitor flights and weather and work in close contact with FedEx teams around the country to ensure that perishable products arrive when expected.

Seasoft ERP Software for Seafood Importers, Processors and Distributors

Developed in conjunction with an advisory group of clients in the seafood industry, and designed using industry-best practices and advanced computing technology, Computer Associates’ Seasoft Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software consolidates critical business information to maximize the efficiency of every aspect of your business. Seasoft offers a full range of business software modules to meet the unique challenges of weight-based, commodity-priced products where yields, lot and portion control, by-product accounting, settlement processing, catch weight, multiple freezer/warehouse and multi-corporation locations are of paramount importance.

About Computer Associates

Headquartered in Smithfield, Rhode Island, Computer Associates (CAI) is a business consulting and software development company with over 30 years of experience in providing professional services and products across a broad spectrum of commercial and industrial environments. CAI has worked closely with many leading companies to apply advanced, industry-specific software concepts and technology innovations that enhance our client’s business performance and profitability. With over fifty hardware and software certified professionals on staff, Computer Associates maintains a broad library of Windows 2003-based software in support of its vertical business segments.