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Schenectady, NY, United States, 2007/06/19 - Fortitech, Inc., the world leader in custom nutrient premixes for the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industry, is well into the renovation and construction of a new plant in Ontario, California.
Scheduled to be fully completed later this summer, the new Ontario facility will be a 53,000 sq/ft, state of the art plant that will increase Fortitech’s overall North American premix production dramatically.
Facts about Fortitech’s New Ontario, California Facility:
• 53,000 sq/ft (approximately 350% larger than current Fontana facility);
• Higher capacity blenders;
• Better customer service;
• Ability to service the western USA faster and more efficiently;
• Projected to produce over 7,000 tons of custom premixes per year;
• Expanded botanical premix capabilities;
• Will utilize state-of-the-art technology (GMP standards and all other certifications);
• Higher premix certification standards;
• Improved Location: Ontario is just 14mi from Fontana, 31mi from Anaheim and 37mi from Los Angeles.
“This major investment is part of Fortitech’s ongoing global commitment to strengthening its customer service and client relations efforts, plus ensuring top-notch manufacturing/lab capabilities” said Walt Borisenok, president and CEO of Fortitech. “The new Ontario location will, without question, allow us to better serve the growing demands for custom nutrient premixes and support rapidly growing markets throughout the western United States.
Also underway with Fortitech’s global expansion efforts is the construction of a brand new manufacturing and laboratory facility outside of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; the recent relocation of a larger distribution office in Mexico City and the addition of an additional 35,000 square feet of warehouse/manufacturing space at Fortitech’s New York-based headquarter facility.
About Fortitech, Inc.
Founded in 1986, Fortitech, Inc. (fortitech.com) is the world leader in the development of custom nutrient premixes for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries, integrating functional ingredients from a comprehensive selection of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, nucleotides and nutraceuticals. Fortitech is ISO 9001:2000 and FPA certified and meets kosher and Halal standards. Headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y., the company has a global network of manufacturing and distribution facilities, throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, Mexico and the United States (New York and California). powered by FortiSource® - the ultimate fortification destination.