Cold Chain/Logistics

GAB Operations leaders talk cold chain, traceability and building new facility

Jaime Usabiaga and Miguel Usabiaga rarely give interviews. The president and vice president, respectively, of international produce distributor GAB Op... continue reading »

New line of heavy-duty plastic pallets released by Craemer Group

Plastic pallet manufacturer Craemer Group has released the CR4-5, the newest 40-by-48-inch pallet model within its CR series, well-known for its susta... continue reading »

reusable-pallets

Pallet shortage: Produce group warns of bigger disruptions to food supply chain

Although conversations are occurring within the North American (and global) industry relative to the current acute pallet shortages, the United Fresh ... continue reading »

GAB Operations to build cold storage distribution center in Laredo

GAB Operations, a Mexico-based distributor of fresh and frozen produce, has contracted with A M King to begin construction of a Texas distribution cen... continue reading »

Colmac Coil launches new line of dry coolers, air-cooled condensers

Colmac Coil has announced the launch of a new line of dry coolers and air-cooled condensers: Dryware. The new parametrically designed products offer ... continue reading »

Walmart signs reusable plastic containers deal with IFCO Systems

IFCO Systems, the world’s largest operator of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, and Walmart, announced the completion of ... continue reading »

Thermal Care releases advanced outdoor chiller

Thermal Care recently released an entirely new outdoor packaged chiller, designed with the flexibility to provide process cooling year-round, with a w... continue reading »

New strategies to improve, maintain produce distribution

For produce processors and distributors, product freshness has a direct correlation with how fast they’re able to move products from end to end acro... continue reading »

New research report examines ‘Preserving the Food Chain’

Food loss and waste (FLW) currently causes an estimated $1 trillion in economic losses globally each year. This constitutes a major humanitarian crisi... continue reading »

Heating and cooling in food processing facilities and product

Heating and cooling costs are a major expense for processing facilities. Perishable food items require very specific temperature, humidity and vent... continue reading »