FORTNA, a leading automation and software company for the full logistics value chain, has announced the latest release of its intelligent slotting optimization software, FORTNA OptiSlot DC, release 13.1. Driven by client feedback, industry research and domain expertise, the new release optimizes the software experience with expanded usability.
FORTNA OptiSlot release 13.1 enables businesses to easily expand the use of the solution through language and usability improvements. The first expansion is for businesses growing in additional geographies with a simple system language change for Spanish and German in addition to the previously supported English version. Additional release highlights include visibility and decision-making support, powered by dynamic, custom comparative reporting. With enhanced comparative reporting, users can easily customize reports in real time to display and analyze scenarios and highlight key metrics for solution selection, buy-in and delivery. Other software improvements include automatic project back-ups set to queue before and after significant strategy adjustments, API updates for users employing advanced scripting capabilities and error proofing to eliminate challenges before they occur.
“Today’s distribution environment is unpredictable,” says Jordan Mitchell, Senior Director, Product Management, FORTNA. “Balancing limited resources and inventory with demand while being profitable proves challenging. It is imperative that intelligent software, like FORTNA OptiSlot, provides supply chain professionals with an intuitive solution to adapt and optimize distribution operations to satisfy customer demands effectively.”
FORTNA OptiSlot release 13.1 launches a broader user experience initiative to make slotting an efficient process, supporting an essential step in clients’ digital transformation initiatives around the world.
FORTNA partners with the world’s leading brands to transform omnichannel and parcel distribution operations. Known world-wide for enabling companies to keep pace with digital disruption and growth objectives, we design and deliver solutions, powered by intelligent software, to optimize fast, accurate and cost-effective order fulfillment and last mile delivery. Our people, innovative approach and proprietary algorithms and tools ensure optimal operations design and material and information flow. We deliver exceptional value every day to our customers with comprehensive services and products including network strategy, distribution center operational design and implementation, material handling automated equipment, robotics and a comprehensive suite of lifecycle services