ProMat 2021

April 12 – 15, 2021
McCormick Place – Booth #4853
Chicago, IL
ProMat 2021

Please join our on-floor educational session, “Power Up Your Robotics Investment with WES”

Monday, April 12, 2021
10:45 AM – 11:30 AM
Theater B

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 deploy SAP Warehouse Management modules for inbound and inventory management processes and leverage Fortna’s innovative fulfillment execution and automation platform. The certified integration of FortnaWES™ 2019 R1 allows companies to supplement and leverage a powerful enterprise stack with feature-rich software, delivering a lower total cost of ownership. This combination provides operational solutions needed to support omnichannel operations today plus has the flexibility to add capabilities as business needs evolve. FortnaWES™ helps reduce the fulfillment execution cycle time within the DC and improves service levels.

“We are delighted to announce the successful achievement of SAP certification for our FortnaWES™ 2019 R1 solution,” said Shankar Shanmugasundaram, Fortna Vice President, Product R&D. “The certified integration of FortnaWES™ to SAP applications delivers a solid return on investment for our Clients and enables their ability to scale and evolve warehouse fulfillment operations in today’s competitive e-Commerce driven world. Fortna is dedicated to continuing our history of providing intelligent warehouse control capabilities for over 20 years. Certified integration of FortnaWES™ 2019 R1 with SAP Warehouse Management solutions optimizes workflow, labor, and equipment across a wide variety of automated solutions and enables our Clients to Run Agile Fulfillment™.”

About Fortna Inc.

For over 70 years, Fortna® has partnered with the world’s top brands to transform their distribution operations into a competitive advantage.  Fortna helps Clients make and keep bold promises to their customers – fast, accurate and cost-effective fulfillment consistently at every touchpoint, across every channel.  Our expertise spans distribution strategy, distribution center operations, material handling automation, supply chain systems and warehouse execution systems. We built our firm on a promise – we develop a solid business case for change and hold ourselves accountable for results.  For more, visit FortnaWES™ is a trademark of Fortna Inc. SAP® and SAP® products and services mentioned herein, as well as their respective logos, are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP SE (or an SAP affiliate company) in Germany and other countries. See for additional trademark information and notices. All other product and service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.

Media Contact: Patti Satterfield, VP Global Marketing & Business Development



June 10-13, 2018
Century City Conference Center
Cape Town, South Africa

Visit us in stand PG 10 & 11, or join us for the following seminar presented by David Bingham:
What you can learn from European e-Commerce fulfilment to gain competitive advantage in Africa
Monday, 11 June, 2018
1:30 PM- 2:20 PM
Hall C

For more, click here.

Retail Supply Chain Conference 2016

February 28 – March 2, 2016
Dallas, TX

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) is home of the world’s largest and fastest growing retail and consumer products companies, whose executives participate in RILA for its unique educational forums, its effective public policy advocacy, and its advancement of the retail industry. 

Visit Fortna at Booth #710 at the Retail Supply Chain Conference 2016 to learn more about our recent supply chain success stories in the retail industry.

HighJump Elevate 2016 User Conference

March 6 – 9, 2016
Orlando, FL

Elevate 2016 is your opportunity to come together with like-minded businesses to collaborate and learn more about the technologies that elevate your business.

Stop by Fortna’s booth to learn more.

LogiMAT 2016

March 8 – 10, 2016
Stuttgart, Germany

LogiMAT, the International Trade Fair for Distribution, Materials Handling and Information Flow, sets new standards as the biggest annual intralogistics exhibition in Europe.

International exhibitors and decision-makers from industry, trade and the service sector will be coming together at the new exhibition center at Stuttgart Airport to find new business partners. The focus will be on innovative products, solutions and systems for procurement, warehouse, production and distribution logistics.

Visit Fortna in Hall 5, Booth #5D61.

CSCMP’s 2015 Annual Conference

September 27-30, 2015
San Diego, CA


More information here.

Parcel Forum

October 19-21, 2015
Chicago, IL

Packaging Impacted from All Directions: Omni-Channel, DIM, Material Handling & the Customer
Speaker: George Swartz, Fortna
Tuesday, October 20, 10:00 – 10:50 am

In this session, we will explore how omni-channel fulfillment, dimensional (DIM) pricing, material handling and “the customer experience”  are shaping today’s packaging. We will discuss the omni-channel  fulfillment landscape and explore the considerations and decisions that will drive your omni-channel fulfillment strategy. Find out how dimensional  pricing schemes are being implemented by today’s major parcel carriers and how they are influencing our distribution decision-making.

Learning Objectives:

  • The various considerations that evolving packaging solutions can have on your DC operation.
  • The effects of “the  customer experience” on your packaging solutions.
  • The decisions that you must ponder to leverage this ever-changing distribution packaging landscape.

More information here.