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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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Fortna Announces New Global Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia

9 February 2021

ATLANTA, GA (February 9, 2021) - Fortna®, a leading consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, today announced the opening of its new global headquarters in Midtown Atlanta – a growing hub for innovation and technology. The new office will accommodate Fortna’s expanding workforce and includes workspaces to collaborate with clients on the latest innovations in solving distribution challenges. Additionally, the space includes a demo center which showcases FortnaWES™, an intelligent software solution that supports emerging technologies including robotics.

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Fortna Announces Rebrand Initiative Featuring New Logo and Website

12 January 2021

ATLANTA, GA (12 January 2021) - Fortna®, a leading global automation, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, has launched a new logo and website as part of its corporate rebranding initiative. The refreshed brand will continue to focus on reinforcing the Company’s mission of providing transformative distribution solutions.

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Leanne Peduzzi Joins Fortna as Senior Vice President, Lifecycle Services

4 January 2021

READING, PA (4 January 2021) – Fortna®, The Distribution Experts™, a leading global automation, engineering services and software company, announced today that Leanne Peduzzi has joined the organisation as Senior Vice President, Lifecycle Services. In this role, Leanne will provide leadership to and continue to build the Fortna aftermarket business, ensuring maximised system performance with world class client support, the design and delivery of transformative maintenance plans, software upgrades, retrofits, replacement parts, end of life component replacements and ongoing systems health-check services.

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Fortna Client and Associate Named as 2020 DC Velocity Rainmakers

11 August 2020

READING, PA (11 August 2020) - Fortna®, The Distribution Expert®, proudly announces that Client, Doug Romain, American Sugar Refining Inc. and Fortna Associate, Dr. Kevin Gue, have both been named as a recipient of the 2020 prestigious DC Velocity Rainmakers list.  Highlighted in their July issue, the two supply chain professionals were selected as each are “united by a common goal of advancing the logistics and supply chain management profession.”

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Fortna and its Associates Contribute to Global COVID-19 Relief Support

30 June 2020

READING, PA (30 June 2020) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, has a long history of supporting the well-being of our global communities through corporate charitable efforts.  Guided by this spirit of giving, the company recently contributed to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund as the end-result of an associate-driven effort to support various charitable endeavours focused on battling this worldwide health crisis.

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Fortna Offers New Strategic Service for Companies to Assess eCommerce Fulfilment Technologies

11 June 2020

READING, PA (11 June 2020) - Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, has launched a new eCommerce Fulfilment Technology Assessment offering in response to an unprecedented rise in eCommerce channel sales and rapid order profile changes.  Companies must realign distribution strategy and assess the optimal plan forward to eliminate bottlenecks and fulfil a higher percentage of eCom orders with more speed and accuracy.

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