Surprise Surplus Capacity? Making Sense of the 2022 Refrigerated Capacity Market

Food Logistics

By remaining agile and keenly tuned into developments in the refrigerated food supply chain, shippers can both successfully navigate immediate capacity challenges and build a more sophisticated infrastructure.

How Zero-Emission Refrigerated Grocery Deliveries Are Slowly Becoming a Reality

United World Transporation

Now, the future may really be here because Albertsons just proved that a refrigerated grocery truck could be a zero-emission vehicle. Continue reading below to find out how zero-emission refrigerated grocery deliveries are becoming a reality.


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Thermo King to decarbonize refrigerated fleets by almost 50%

Fleet Owner

By changing over from R-404A refrigerant to the more eco-friendly R-452A in its trucks and trailers, Thermo King estimates an annual reduction of about 650,000 metric tons of CO2e. Emissions & Efficiency

COVID-19 Effects On Refrigerated Transport Demand

United World Transporation

The pandemic has impacted nearly every industry worldwide, and the refrigerated transport market is no exception. How exactly has COVID-19 impacted the demand for refrigerated transport? Keep reading below to find out how this unpredicted pandemic might forever change the refrigerated transport market. A Booming Refrigerated Transport Market. Globally, the refrigerated transport market was valued at 15.5

The State of Data and Insights in Healthcare Logistics

This report, produced by Worldwide Business Research, explores the progress companies have made toward supply chain digitization and logistics maturity.

Refrigerated sea containers

247 Customs Broker

is expanding its refrigerated shipping capabilities with 1,000 new containers equipped with Carrier Transicold’s PrimeLINE® refrigeration unit.… … The post Refrigerated sea containers appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

SONAR Indices & Insights: Plan and Measure Refrigerated Shipping Capacity & Rates

FreightWaves SONAR

This week, learn how freight market participants, especially those freight parties who are executing refrigerated shipping moves, rely on SONAR indices that show reefer freight data and activity. What are the available refrigerated shipping indices in SONAR?

Refrigerated lorry fleet electrified to reduce emissions

Logistics Business Magazine

FRIGOBLOCK , one of the leading suppliers of transport refrigeration units in Europe and brand of Thermo King®, collaborated with BIOGROS, a Luxembourgish wholesaler and distributor of bio products and part of Oikopolis Group, put the first fully electric refrigerated truck on Luxembourg’s roads.

Case Study: Rastrac Recovers Stolen Refrigeration Unit


Rastrac announces a case study detailing how their GPS asset tracking system was able to recover a refrigeration rental unit that had been stolen in a rural South Carolina town.

Finding the Right Refrigerated Warehouse

FW Logsitcs

Shipping is Changing, and So is the Importance of Refrigerated Warehouses. Types of Refrigerated Warehouses. Cold Rooms – A cold room is essentially a big refrigerator designed to keep foods cold and fresh but not frozen.

XL Fleet, eNow Launch Partnership for Electrified Refrigerated Trailers

NGT News

to electrify refrigerated trailers. XL secured a battery and power electronics development and supply agreement with eNow, which provides solar and battery power systems that enable fully electric transport refrigeration units (eTRUs) for […]. XL Fleet Corp.,

TCA to host Refrigerated Meeting July 14-16 in Albuquerque

The Supply Chain Journal

Did you know that the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) hosts an annual Refrigerated Meeting ? Don’t miss the opportunity to meet with industry peers to discuss problems, share ideas, and seek solutions unique to refrigerated trucking.

Sysco to purchase up to 800 Freightliner eCascadias

Fleet Owner

Refrigerated Transporter / Refrigerated Vehicles & EquipmentThe first battery-electric Class 8 is expected to arrive at Sysco’s Riverside, California, site later this year. The purchase is part of Sysco’s goal to electrify 35% of its fleet by 2030.

Lightning eMotors Enters Canadian Commercial EV Market with Refrigerated Delivery Vehicles

NGT News

This delivery marks Lightning eMotors’ initial entry into Canada’s commercial electric vehicle (EV) market, and the first deployment in Canada of a fully electric refrigerated vehicle fleet. […].

Hirschbach Motor Lines acquires fellow refrigerated carrier Lessors

The Supply Chain Journal

Refrigerated carrier Hirschbach Motor Lines announced Wednesday that it has acquired Eagan, Minnesota-based carrier Lessors Inc. This announcement follows another recent acquisition involving two refrigerated truckload carriers.

What Is Refrigerated Shipping and How Does It Work?

GoShip Blog

What is refrigerated shipping? Refrigerated (or reefer) shipping and trucking is the transportation method of moving temperature-controlled goods. In reefer shipping, freight is loaded and transported in trailers with built-in refrigeration systems and climate control. Refrigerated shipping plays an important role in the global economy since it’s the only way to prevent product deterioration in transit. Benefits of refrigerated shipping.

Case Study: Refrigerated Transport Services for Legendary Chocolate Maker

West Coast and California Logistics

A few years ago, they turned to Weber Logistics to provide a variety of refrigerated transport services in a very specific part of the globe – the U.S. Refrigerated Trucking Confectionery Logistics

Krone provides versatile trailers for cool freight expansion

Fleet Owner

Refrigerated Transporter / Refrigerated Vehicles & EquipmentKrone Cool Liners use a continuous chassis design which absorbs force during coupling, uncoupling, and docking.

Cold Chain Summit: Refrigerated carriers adapt to new food purchasing habits

The Supply Chain Journal

FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: How refrigerated carriers are adapting to new buying trends. News Cold Chain Summit food delivery John Christner Trucking Refrigerated carriersThis fireside chat recap is from the FreightWaves Cold Chain Summit on Wednesday.

Refrigerated Freight: How has freight market volatility impacted reefer contract rates?

FreightWaves SONAR

As one of the fastest-growing markets, some key factors to consider when managing refrigerated freight and how reefer contract rates have been impacted include these core areas of focus. The importance of shippers’ need to manage refrigerated freight more effectively during warmer months.

Refrigerated sea containers – Logistics Business® Magazine

247 Customs Broker

is expanding its refrigerated shipping capabilities with 1,000 new containers equipped with Carrier Transicold’s PrimeLINE® refrigeration unit.… … The post Refrigerated sea containers – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

10 Tips: Sourcing Refrigerated LTL for Food and Confectionery Distribution

West Coast and California Logistics

If your company produces food and/or confectionery products, chances are you’re already familiar with refrigerated LTL services such as those provided by third-party logistics (3PL) companies.

How cargo survey for refrigerated and frozen cargoes works

Shipping and Freight Resource

Cargo that must be loaded, maintained and or carried at a particular temperature for it to arrive its destination without deterioration is classified under refrigerated cargoes. The post How cargo survey for refrigerated and frozen cargoes works appeared first on Shipping and Freight Resource.

Noyes collaborates with Viessmann on refrigeration system

Logistics Business Magazine

The innovative refrigeration system, which incorporates Viessmann’s extensive expertise in refrigeration with the automatised warehouse solution from Noyes, provides an answer to these challenges.

How to find LTL refrigerated carriers on the West Coast

West Coast and California Logistics

In our last blog post , we examined some of the characteristics you should look for in a refrigerated truck carrier – specifically one that specializes in candy and snack products. West Coast Distribution Transportation Strategies 3PL Outsourcing Cold Chain Managment Refrigerated Trucking

What candy companies should look for in refrigerated truck carriers

West Coast and California Logistics

In this article, we’ll examine one set of those providers – refrigerated truck carriers – and help you identify the right one for your business. Food Supply Chain 3PL Outsourcing Cold Chain Managment Refrigerated Trucking

Remote Monitoring of Refrigerate Containers

Material Handling and Logistics

ORBCOMM has launched the CT 3000 solution for remote monitoring and control of refrigerated containers travelling by land, rail or sea

United Natural Goods Adds All-Electric Refrigerated Trailers to Fleet

NGT News

and Canada, says it is adding 53 all-electric transport refrigerated trailer units (TRUs) to its fleet located at the company’s Riverside, Calif., The post United Natural Goods Adds All-Electric Refrigerated Trailers to Fleet appeared first on NGT News. United Natural Foods Inc.,

PolyVan introduces new line of refrigerated truck bodies

Fleet Owner

PolyVan, a European Van Company brand that manufactures truck body kits for refrigerated and deepfreeze transport, recently introduced a new line of FrigoBoxL truck bodies it says are designed for professionals seeking an ultra-light aesthetic qualit

Carrier Transicold introduces new-generation truck refrigeration unit

Fleet Owner

Carrier Transicold, a part of Carrier, debuted the first unit in a new series of diesel-powered truck refrigeration systems this week at the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council Annual Meeting and TransportatiATLANTA.

TOTE Maritime adds 220 NaturaLINE refrigeration units

Refrigerated Transporter

TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico (TMPR) is enhancing its fleet with 220 containers chilled by Carrier Transicold’s NaturaLINE, which the company says is the industry’s only natural refrigerant-based system. TMPR is the first shipping line to place a sizabl

5000 Refrigeration Units Supplied

Logistics Business Magazine

Thermo King®, a leader in transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications announced today it will supply 5,000 Magnum® Plus reefer units to be fitted on CMA CGM refrigerated containers.

Falcon upgrades refrigerated trailer fleet

Logistics Business Magazine

UK commercial vehicle hire company, Falcon Vehicle Solutions, has taken delivery of 15 new Carrier Transicold Vector HE 19 MT (multi-temperature) refrigeration units, in a move to deliver improved sustainability and reduced costs for its rental customers.

Hultsteins: Diesel-free refrigeration is here to stay

Fleet Owner

The Hultsteins and Cold Connect team recently showed a range of environmentally sustainable diesel-free systems they say sets a new standard in low-cost, high-performance transport refrigeration. Since highlighting the new systems at this year’s CV

Cold Chain Summit: Next-gen refrigerated boxes for air cargo

The Supply Chain Journal

DETAILS: Temperature-sensitive goods such as pharmaceuticals require special handling during transportation, as well as coolers or refrigerated containers. People go to refrigerated containers for] a lot of different reasons.