Cold chain tech companies can aid with supply chain disruption issues

Since early 2020, the global supply chain has been bogged down by seemingly endless challenges, many of which have contributed to labor shortages.  ... continue reading »

Port of Oakland getting ‘pop-up’ loading site to help ease ag export backup

On Jan. 31, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced plans to increase capacity at the Port of Oakland in Oakland, California and improve service f... continue reading »

Supply chain delays, high freight rates expected to continue

On Jan. 6, 2022, there were a record 105 shipping vessels anchored or loitering off the coast of Southern California waiting for openings to dock at t... continue reading »

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Produce orgs urge government to address supply-chain problems

The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing Nov. 3 on the challenges facing the entire agricultural supply chain. As part of the hearing, a join... 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 »

Trucking industry doesn’t escape COVID-19 disruption

The trucking and supermarket sectors have been dramatically altered by the effects of COVID-19. Almost everything that truckers and supermarket worker... continue reading »

Lineage Logistics acquires Henningsen to expand Pacific Northwest footprint

Lineage Logistics has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Henningsen Cold Storage Co. The acquisition adds to the Lineage's l... continue reading »

Temp-controlled rail shipper Cold Connect closed down by Union Pacific

Union Pacific has closed subsidiary Cold Connect, a cross-country, temperature-controlled perishable shipping operation. Reported by Supply Chain D... continue reading »

Black Gold Farms owners add transportation company

The Halverson family, owners and operators of Black Gold Farms, are getting into the transportation business. [caption id="attachment_13155" alig... continue reading »

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Up-and-down shipping industry can have big effect on produce transit

Shipping is an essential part of the food supply chain and a significant factor in everyone’s bottom line along the way. Transit costs can be vol... continue reading »