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5 Steps to Building a Business Case for Automation

With most economic indicators showing a return to a more positive growth environment, now is the optimal time to start building an automation business case for your operations and distribution network.

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Overcoming the Myths of Autonomous Mobile Robots

As warehouse operations continue to manage labour availability, rising customer demand, and the need for efficient and dependable fulfillment operations, autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) have created a variety of automated solutions that can help relieve these pressures.

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Optimise Order Fulfillment Thru Automated Robotic Solutions

In a world where e-Commerce continues to reshape supply chain dynamics, the need for efficient and adaptable order fulfillment solutions has never been more critical. This insight explores the importance of implementing automated robotic solutions in order fulfillment.

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Warehouse-Ready, Small-Footprint Solutions

High-density storage and fulfillment in smaller footprints, for small to midsized operations, can help organisations quickly automate with a proven warehouse-ready, small-footprint solution that maximises space, reduces labour dependency and satisfies e-Commerce and customer demands.

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Adopting a Circular Economy Approach

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives and reporting remain priorities for supply chains in 2023 and beyond. Part of this discussion has been the adoption of a circular economy approach.

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The Pareto Principle in the Warehouse

The Pareto Principle, or the 80/20 rule, has helped distribution organisations better understand inventory needs, optimise resource allocations and determine the automation solutions needed to grow and scale operations.

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Automation as a Labour Strategy

As companies compete for labour by offering sign-on bonuses and higher wages, automation and automated processes are an effective way to attract and retain workers. In this FORTNA Insight, we will examine how automation can make your operations attractive for skilled and unskilled workers looking for rewarding work experiences.

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Warehouse Automation: Different Strokes

Rob McKeel, FORTNA CEO, speaks with Logistics Business Magazine and discusses FORTNA's unique approach to best-fit solutions and how companies can better prepare for disruption.

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Six Steps to a Successful Robotics Integration

Robotics has been a topic of conversation in the supply chain and distribution industries for the past several years. In this FORTNA Insight, we will examine the key steps to preparing and executing a successful robotics integration.

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Peak Readiness Checklist

As peak season begins, ensure that your operation is ready to meet customer expectations and demands. The FORTNA Peak Readiness Checklist will assist with avoiding downtime, having an adequate stock of spare parts, and determining your staffing and maintenance needs.

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Distribution Strategy: Parcel

Brian Finken, SVP of Parcel at FORTNA, explains how increased automation and robotics are transforming the delivery sector.

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Nine Future State Supply Chain Requirements

Developing a network distribution strategy that is flexible, resilient and responsive is critical for
e-Commerce growth and profitability. In this FORTNA Insight, discover more about the nine key supply chain requirements to consider as you design your distribution network’s future state.

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