Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine Names Two Fortna Associates as “2017 Pros to Know”

READING, PA (February 27, 2017) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, announced today that two associates have been named as Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine’s “Pros to Know.”  They include:

  • Seth Conrad, Senior Director, Professional Services
  • Brad Anderson, Senior Director, Performance Improvement

The Pros to Know is a listing of exceptional corporate executives at manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges in the year ahead,” says Ronnie Garrett, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive.

The Supply & Demand Chain Executive “Pros to Know” award recognizes both the practitioners and provider ends of the supply chain. These Fortna associates won in the “provider” category which includes individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges.

“We are pleased to see our associates, like Brad and Seth, make this list year after year for their innovative work on behalf of clients,” says Fortna President and CEO, John A. White III, “It’s a reflection of the culture of innovation that Fortna has built over the last 70 years.”

The full list of “2017 Pros to Know” will be available at www.SDCExec.com and in the March 2017 issue of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine.

 

About Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage. Visit us on the web at www.SDCExec.com.

 

About Fortna Inc.

For over 70 years, Fortna has partnered with the world’s top brands – companies like O’Reilly, ASICS, Pick n Pay and Totto – helping them improve their distribution operations and transform their businesses. Companies with complex distribution operations trust Fortna to help them meet customer promises and competitive challenges profitably. We are a professional services firm built on a promise – we develop a solid business case for change and hold ourselves accountable to those results. Our expertise spans supply chain strategy, distribution center operations, material handling, supply chain systems, organizational excellence, and warehouse control software.   www.fortna.com

Media Contact:  Kate Baar, Director, Marketing, katebaar@fortna.com

LogiMed US 2017

March 7 – 9, 2017
Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa
Lost Pines, TX

LogiMed is the only medical device end-to-end global supply chain event that brings together supply chain heads from both the manufacturing and provider sides.

Please join us for a roundtable discussion on M&A Readiness, “Ensuring Your Supply Chain Organization is Ready to Support M&A” on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at 12:25PM and 1:00 PM, presented by Fortna Account Managers Daniel Johnson and Brooke Lanning.

For more information.

Manhattan Associates Recognizes Fortna as a Top Partner for Ninth Consecutive Year

READING, PA (February 7, 2017) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, was recently named by Manhattan Associates to their prestigious Partner Performance Club.  This is the ninth consecutive year that Fortna has been recognized by Manhattan for contributions to customer engagements in the previous year. Fortna was one of three companies to receive the award for Best Consulting Partner.

“Manhattan’s strategic partnerships help drive customer growth by acting as extensions of our comprehensive solutions for our customers worldwide,” said Jeff Cashman, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Manhattan Associates. “We are extremely proud of the focus our partners place on providing omni-channel, inventory and supply chain support to our customers.”

“Partnering with Manhattan Associates enables us to provide outstanding service for our shared clients,” said Patti Satterfield, Global Vice President at Fortna.  “Our deep distribution expertise and our approach to delivering a complete solution, combined with Manhattan Associates’ solutions, help clients transform their distribution operations into a competitive advantage.”

The Manhattan Value Partner (MVP) Program is an ecosystem of third-party integrators/consultants, complementary software providers and hardware providers, whose combined expertise and products ensure delivery of world-class supply chain solutions to joint customers.

About Manhattan Associates

Manhattan Associates is a technology leader in supply chain and omni-channel commerce. We unite information across the enterprise, converging front-end sales with back-end supply chain execution. Our software, platform technology and unmatched experience help drive both top-line growth and bottom-line profitability for our customers.    Manhattan Associates designs, builds and delivers leading edge cloud and on-premises solutions so that across the store, through your network or from your fulfillment center, you are ready to reap the rewards of the omni-channel marketplace. For more information, please visit www.manh.com.

About Fortna Inc.

For over 70 years, Fortna has partnered with the world’s top brands – companies like ASICS, Carter’s and Mr Price – helping them improve their distribution operations and transform their businesses. Companies with complex distribution operations trust Fortna to help them meet customer promises and competitive challenges profitably. We are a professional services firm built on a promise – we develop a solid business case for change and hold ourselves accountable to those results. Our expertise spans supply chain strategy, distribution center operations, material handling, supply chain systems, organizational excellence, and warehouse control software. For more information, please visit www.fortna.com.

Media Contact:  Kate Baar, Director, Marketing, katebaar@fortna.com