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Manhattan Associates To Help Create Environmentally Responsible Supply Chain

January 8, 2010 (FinancialWire) — Half Price Books, the nation’s largest new and used bookseller, has selected Manhattan SCALE (Supply Chain Architected for Logistics Execution) from Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) to manage its complex distribution process.

Featuring more than 100 stores in 16 states, each with its own unique inventory of new and used books, music, movies and games, the discount retailer has tapped Manhattan Associates to create more efficient and environmentally responsible distribution and transportation methods.

Manhattan Associates continues to deliver on its 20-year heritage of providing global supply chain excellence to more than 1,200 customers worldwide that consider supply chain optimization core to their strategic market leadership.

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