Next-Gen Warehouse Execution Software Launched by Fortna


Distribution software specialist Fortna has launched the next generation release of its warehouse execution software platform, FortnaWES™ 2019 R1. The release further extends systems flexibility and controls capability into fulfilment execution, managing work and equipment capacity and optimizing picking, sorting and packing.

Enhanced flexibility and functionality to optimize e-commerce includes waveless order management, dynamic task optimization and order grouping, smart cart picking, pallet picking, and container management as well as label, exception and material flow management.

“Our mission is to make the distribution centre a strategic advantage for our clients while maximizing their return on investment,” says Shankar Shanmugasundaram, Fortna Vice President, Product R&D. “This is accomplished by our world-class WES that serves as the enabler for our material handling systems and WMS agnostic business model. FortnaWES™ powers a new breed of omni-channel distribution focusing on growth, flexibility, efficiency, responsiveness and agility for fulfilment centres.”