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Phil Quartel

Fortna Inc.


Phil Quartel

Phil Quartel is an expert at distribution network strategy and transportation strategy.  As senior director, operations design at Fortna Inc. (www.fortna.com), he helps companies make data-driven decisions that maximize their service and minimize cost. For more than 21 years, Phil has worked with the world’s top brands and across several continents. His expertise in helping companies determine where to place their distribution centers and other distribution nodes, where to store inventory for the highest impact and how to manage their transportation has resulted in implementable recommendations that have provided bottom-line benefits to over 40 clients during his career. Contact him at philquartel@fortna.com.

 


Article | December 7, 2016
Five Ways E-commerce Has Changed Facility Planning   

By: Phil Quartel

Tips to navigate the impact and changes E-commerce has brought to choosing and designing fulfillment and distribution facilities.


Article | April 30, 2012
Get with the Program!   

By: Phil Quartel

Designing and implementing a new distribution facility can be a significant challenge. What’s needed is a program structure.


Article | November 19, 2010
LOGISTICS: When One DC is No Longer Enough - Moving From a Single-Site to a Multi-Site Distribution Environment   

By: Phil Quartel

While Supply Chain and Real Estate will be impacted heavily during the early stages of the design and implementation of a second DC, leaving those...more >>


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