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Fortna Names John Dillon as Executive Vice President of Operations

7 September 2021

ATLANTA, GA (7 September 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced the appointment of John Dillon as Executive Vice President of Operations. In this role, Dillon will be responsible for continuing to develop high-performance delivery teams that maintain Fortna as the industry leader for optimised omnichannel and eCommerce fulfilment. Leading the Operations, Planning and Delivery teams, Dillon will manage all aspects of excellence in delivery across initiatives that include innovative solutioning with robotics, intelligent software, and advanced technologies.

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Introducing Fortnaparts.com, a Premier MHE Parts and Service eCommerce Website

31 August 2021

ATLANTA, GA (31 August 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announces the domestic launch of Fortnaparts.com, a premier MHE parts and service eCommerce website. With plans to grow globally in the coming months, Fortnaparts.com offers easy access to parts and service for any brand, any model of material handling equipment. Designed with the end user in mind, the new site partners with the world’s leading brands to offer a one stop shopping experience for parts and service to ensure seamless operations for your system.

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Fortna Expands Leadership and Development Rotation (LADR) Career Programme

24 August 2021

ATLANTA, GA (24 August 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, announced the expansion of its Leadership and Development Rotation programme designed to accelerate development of newly hired associates, preparing them for future roles designing and implementing innovative solutions. The one-year programme provides a unique opportunity for participants to rotate across multiple service areas, diverse projects and assignments, and advance their leadership skills in Consulting, Engineering and Project Management.

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Bryan Duncan Joins Fortna as Vice President Sales, Lifecycle Services

17 August 2021

ATLANTA, GA (17 August 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced the appointment of Bryan Duncan as Vice President Sales, Lifecycle Services. In this role, Duncan will continue to expand the Fortna commitment to optimising client operations and uptime by extending the life of facilities with modernisations, retrofits, parts and service, and comprehensive maintenance programmes.

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Fortna Powers Omnichannel Fulfilment with Expanded WES Capabilities

12 August 2021

ATLANTA, GA (12 August 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced the continued expansion of software capabilities that power omnichannel operations and enable leading automated technologies.

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Fortna Recognised by Clients as Great Supply Chain Partner

3 August 2021

ATLANTA, GA (3 August 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, continues to be recognised by clients for solving complex operational challenges and delivering significant value and resilience across omnichannel and eCommerce operations. As a result of multiple client nominations, Fortna has been named a 2021 Great Supply Chain Partner by SupplyChainBrain for the twelfth consecutive year.

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Fortna Announces New Network Strategy Tool to Enable Resilience

24 June 2021

ATLANTA, GA (24 June 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced an innovative network strategy tool that builds agility and capacity, increasing network resilience. Based on proprietary algorithms, the Fortna Network Strategy Tool™ delivers a roadmap to support short- and longer-term facility plans to optimise system performance.

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Fortna and Journeys Partner to Drive Omnichannel Transformation Success

22 June 2021

ATLANTA, GA (22 June 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced their recent omnichannel transformation implementation for footwear retailer Journeys has enabled 200% growth in their eCommerce fulfilment channel.

As a result of the omnichannel transformation, Journeys has been named to Supply and Demand Chain Executive’s 2021 Top Supply Chain Projects Award.

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Fortna Names Ted Dunham as Chief Revenue Officer

1 June 2021

ATLANTA, GA (1 June 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced the appointment of Ted Dunham as Chief Revenue Officer. In this role, Dunham will develop strategies that continue to position Fortna as the industry leader for digital transformation of omnichannel and eCommerce fulfilment. Responsible for global sales, marketing and business development, Dunham will lead commercial initiatives that include innovative solutioning with robotics, intelligent software and advanced technologies.

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Fortna to Highlight Omnichannel, eCommerce, and Click and Collect at LogiMAT.digital

20 April 2021

ATLANTA, GA (20 April 2021) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced participation in LogiMAT.digital, a new virtual event offered to the global intralogistics community.  Fortna thought leaders will be available to educate and discuss automation and intelligent software solutions that address today’s business challenges including eCommerce, Micro-fulfilment and Click and Collect.

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Fortna Announces Leadership and Development Rotation (LADR) Programme

2 March 2021

ATLANTA, GA (March 2, 2021) - Fortna®, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced a Leadership and Development Rotation program aimed at accelerating the development of newly hired associates to be best equipped to assess and design innovative solutions for clients. Participants in this one-year program have a unique opportunity to rotate through a variety of service areas, projects and assignments, while developing core leadership skills across three tracks: Consulting, Engineering and Project Management.

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Fortna Develops Calculator to Estimate Labour Savings with Goods-to-Person Technology

25 February 2021

ATLANTA, GA (25 February 2021) - Fortna®, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced the Fortna Goods-to-Person eCommerce Assessment calculator for companies looking to improve eCommerce picking productivity. The online assessment tool enables a user to enter a handful of key data points relative to eCommerce operations and calculates the potential labour savings based on the primary consideration in selecting goods-to-person solutions (labour, space or cycle time reductions).

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