Ontario Export Awards finalist profile: Fortress Technology
Fortress Technology was named a finalist for the Food, Beverage & Agriculture award at the 2014 Ontario Export Awards
Year Established: 1996
Company Description: Fortress Technology Inc. custom manufactures equipment to suit its customers’ needs, applications and specifications to ensure optimal metal detection.
Equipment is globally distributed to all food industry sectors, along with pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, textile and packaging materials industries.
Top Export Markets: the United States, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand
Finalist Bona Fides: Fortress has secured contracts with many of the largest food, snack food and consumer products manufacturers to ensure brand protection with metal-free products.
It also created a training video to help customers train staff to properly test metal detectors to help ensure food safety audit compliance.