Special Event to Showcase Successful Strategies and Implementation of Select Descartes Customers

WATERLOO, Ontario, May 26, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), is scheduled to host a mobile resource management (MRM) 2.0 strategy and technology event on Wednesday, June 2nd at noon Toronto time at the National Club, Howland Room, 303 Bay St. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

The event will feature select Descartes customers and partners sharing their MRM 2.0 success stories. A copy of the agenda for the event can be obtained from Descartes' website at www.descartes.com/june2.

People interested in attending the limited seating event should contact Nicole German (+1 416 816 5251) or Laurie McCauley (+1 519 746 6114 x2358).

About Descartes

Descartes (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG) is making the world a better place by enabling global organizations with logistics-intensive businesses to save money by improving the productivity and performance of their operations. Underlying Descartes' offerings is the Descartes Global Logistics Network (GLN), one of the world's most extensive multi-modal business application networks. Descartes' logistics management solutions provide messaging services between logistics trading partners, shipment management services to help manage third party carriers, global customs filing and compliance services to meet regulatory requirements and private fleet management services for organizations of all sizes. Descartes' solutions and services deliver results by enabling organizations around the world to reduce administrative costs, billing cycles, fleet size, contract carrier costs, and mileage driven; improve pickup and delivery reliability; and optimize working capital through fleet visibility. Descartes' hosted, transactional and packaged solutions deliver repeatable, measurable results and fast time-to-value. Descartes customers include an estimated 1,600 ground carriers and more than 90 airlines, 30 ocean carriers, 900 freight forwarders and third-party providers of logistics services, and hundreds of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, private fleet owners and regulatory agencies. The company has more than 600 employees and is based in Waterloo, Ontario, with operations in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Copenhagen, Eindhoven, Gent, Heverlee, Lier, Namestovo, Pittsburgh, Ottawa, Montreal, Miami, Washington DC, Derby, London, Silver Spring, Stockholm, Suzhou, Shanghai, Tokyo, Toronto, Windsor, and Zilina. For more information, visit www.descartes.com .

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CONTACT:  Descartes Systems Group
          Nicole German
          1-416-816-5251
          [email protected]

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