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Press Releases from Fortna Inc. (13 total)

SupplyChainBrain Recognizes Fortna as a Great Supply Chain Partner for Tenth Con …

READING, PA (August 8, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, is proud to be named a 2019 Great Supply Chain Partner by SupplyChainBrain for the tenth consecutive year. SupplyChainBrain received hundreds of nominations during their six-month online poll. “This year’s field of nominees was competitive and inspiring – coming from all sectors of supply chain management,” said Brad Berger, Publisher, SupplyChainBrain. “We wish to thank our Clients for taking the time to

Fortna Continues Tradition of Charitable Donations and Giving Back to the Local …

READING, PA (June 19, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, continues to focus on altruism as an important part of the company’s culture. Since 2017, Fortna has donated, on behalf of its associates, to multiple North American and global disaster relief and humanitarian efforts carried out by charitable organizations including, but not limited to, The American Red Cross, The British Red Cross, The Canadian Red Cross, Red Cross Broward County,

Fortna UK’s Michael Marienfeld named Mentor by University of Cambridge

READING, PA (May 20, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, today announced that Michael Marienfeld, Director, Europe, has been named a “Launchpad Mentor” by the Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. Cambridge Judge Launchpad mentors are assigned to individual students and offer continuous 1:1 practical support throughout the year of the Diploma or the two years of the Masters. They are experienced entrepreneurs who aim to support

Fortna Announces Investment from Thomas H. Lee Partners to Accelerate Growth

READING, PA – March 27, 2019 – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, a leading global automation, engineering services and software company, announced today that it has entered into a recapitalization agreement with funds affiliated with Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. (“THL”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed and the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions. Founded in 1946, Fortna provides distribution strategy, operations design and implementation, material handling automation

Three Fortna Associates Named “2019 Pros to Know” by Supply & Demand Chain E …

READING, PA (February 27, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, today announced that three associates have been named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine’s prestigious 2019 Pros to Know listing. These associates were selected for their supply chain proficiency, experience and for leading recent initiatives with clients who dramatically improved their operations and achieved financial goals. This is the ninth consecutive year that Fortna associates have received this prestigious

FortnaWES™ 2019 R1 Achieves Certified Integration with SAP® Applications

READING, PA (January 30, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, announces its FortnaWES™ 2019 R1 has achieved certified integration with SAP® Applications. Fortna’s solution delivers deep operations functionality combined with flexible and agnostic integration to a variety of automation and robotic technologies. This single platform extends warehouse systems and controls capability into fulfillment execution, manages work and equipment capacity and optimizes picking, sorting and packing. FortnaWES™ 2019 R1 allows companies to

Fortna Announces the Next Major Release of its Warehouse Execution Software Plat …

READING, PA (January 9, 2019) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, announced today the next generation release of its warehouse execution software platform, FortnaWES™ 2019 R1. Fortna has provided intelligent warehouse control capabilities for over 20 years, providing Clients with an industry-leading, flexible and agnostic approach to solution design. This release builds on that strong foundation and further extends systems flexibility and controls capability into fulfillment execution, managing work and

Fortna Announces the Successful Integration of FortnaWES™ to Robotic Solutions …

READING, PA (December 11, 2018) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, today announced that 2018 has been a year of successful initiatives to integrate flexible, scalable autonomous robotic solutions with the world-class FortnaWES™ warehouse execution system, allowing faster implementation times for distribution Clients. In an on-going commitment to innovation, the Fortna R&D team has successfully integrated robotic solutions with FortnaWES™ to deliver exceptional flexibility, agility and responsiveness to enable complex, high-volume

SupplyChainBrain Recognizes Fortna as a Great Supply Chain Partner for Ninth Con …

READING, PA (October 16, 2018) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, is proud to be named a 2018 list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners by SupplyChainBrain for the ninth consecutive year. SupplyChainBrain received hundreds of nominations during their six-month online poll. “This year’s field of nominees was competitive and inspiring – coming from all sectors of supply chain management,” said Brad Berger, Publisher, SupplyChainBrain. Nominations for Fortna included statements such as: “Fortna

Independent Study Finds Fortna Clients are Competitively Stronger

READING, PA (October 10, 2018) - Independent competitive research firm, wRatings Corporation recently completed a report stating companies that partner with and implement Fortna designed solutions over the past twelve years are competitively stronger than their direct industry peers in terms of pricing power, sales revenue per employee and customer advantages. Based on a year-over-year analysis, the Fortna Client Group has built superior customer strength over Non-Fortna Clients an average of

Fortna to Present Webcast on Pull-driven Fulfillment

READING, PA (September 20, 2018) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, today announced an upcoming webcast to be presented by two leading authorities on warehouse execution systems and pull-driven fulfillment. “Create Agile Distribution Operations with Pull-driven Order Fulfillment” will be presented in conjunction with Modern Materials Handling on October 4, 2018. Led by Fortna’s Russ Meller, Vice President, Solution Design and Research & Development and Roger Counihan, Vice President, Sales, this

Fortna Inc. Announces Substantial Client Bottom-Line Improvement from Its Growin …

READING, PA (July 31, 2018) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, today announced that clients of its supply chain strategy practice in the past 18 months have achieved up to 25% operating expense reduction after implementing recommendations that improve service levels and enable growth. Additionally, clients have reported up to 140% revenue enablement by ensuring their DC operations are not bottlenecks and are actually competitive advantages. Fortna’s strategy practice focuses

Fortna® Hires Dr. Hector Carlo to Lead Science Team for FortnaWES™

READING, PA (July 20, 2018) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, announces the hiring of Dr. Hector Carlo to lead its Science Team, responsible for developing all algorithms for its FortnaWES™ warehouse execution software. FortnaWES™ was built to deliver exceptional flexibility, agility and responsiveness to enable complex, high-volume omni-channel distribution operations. It is built upon existing platform services that combine the best-of-breed integration, technology, real-time controls and system services that Fortna