Independent Study Finds Fortna’s Clients Consistently Outperform Their Peers

Independent competitive research firm, wRatings Corporation, recently updated their 2009 report where they tracked companies that partnered with Fortna over the past ten years. As of the 3rd quarter 2010, Fortna clients have maintained their competitive strength by 9.0% and out-performed their direct industry peers in terms of economic profit and customer advantages.

“Fortna is proud that our supply chain solutions have consistently helped our clients weather the economic downturn and prepare for future growth. We are honored to have leading companies choose Fortna as their long-term partner,” stated John A. White, III, President at Fortna. Read the press release here.

Fortna Congratulates Penske Logistics on WERC Certification and Top Rating

Fortna client, Penske Logistics, recently earned certification and top rating of 93.6 percent from the Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) for its operation of Whirlpool Corporation’s regional distribution center in Perris, CA. The certification and rating indicate the facility follows industry best operational practices.

Fortna partnered with Penske and Whirlpool to create and implement a comprehensive Organizational Excellence program. Labor productivity increases and cost reductions have resulted from the program. Read the article here.