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.

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

Crowley Logistics adds 400 refrigerated cargo containers

DC Velocity

New containers arrive in Guatemala in time for peak perishables shipping season, company says. Transportation

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

Refrigerated shipping: How online freight services can assist.

Freightquote

Refrigerated shipping requires knowledge and attention to detail. Find out how an online freight service provider can provide support

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.

ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet

Logistics Manager

In 2019 so far, the growth in global refrigerated container trade has outperformed the growth in global container trade and ONE expects the growth momentum to be maintained for remaining months of the year.

Burris Logistics opens refrigerated warehouse near Atlanta

DC Velocity

250,000-square-foot facility expands company's offerings for frozen food producers and retailers, Burris says. Material Handling

Infinity buys 200 refrigerated containers for OR and WA service

DC Velocity

Firm cites rising demand for hauling perishable cargo between Pacific Northwest and destinations in Midwest, Texas, and East Coast. Transportation

Refrigerated shipping: How online freight services can assist.

Freightquote

Refrigerated shipping requires knowledge and attention to detail. Find out how an online freight service provider can provide support

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.

10 Trends Refrigerated Trucking Should Keep an Eye On in 2019

United World Transporation

Refrigerated trucking is an industry which is changing and growing very quickly year after year. Here we provide you with our top 10 trends that you should be looking out for in 2019 in the refrigerated trucking industry. The post 10 Trends Refrigerated Trucking Should Keep an Eye On in 2019 appeared first on United World Transportation. Refrigerated transportation Trucking Industry Statistics

MSC adds 5,000 refrigerated containers to ocean fleet

DC Velocity

Shipping line sees growth in import and export of fruit and other perishable cargo. Transportation

Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller

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ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet

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TIP to deploy Dearman's zero-emissions refrigeration system

Refrigerated Transporter

Dearman and TIP Netherlands recently teamed up to deploy—alongside TIP’s regular fleet of refrigerated trailers—Dearman’s liquid nitrogen-powered transport refrigeration units in trailers leased by TIP to leading fleet operators.

The Role of Blockchain Technology in Refrigerated Transportation Supply Chain

United World Transporation

Thus, it brings us to the aim of this blog: what is the role of blockchain technology in the refrigeration transportation supply industry? How is blockchain technology impacting the refrigerated transportation supply chain? What is the role of blockchain technology in the refrigeration transportation supply industry? Two main problems blockchain technology can potentially address in the refrigerated transportation supply industry.

PolyVan introduces new line of refrigerated truck bodies

Refrigerated Transporter

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

Dry van trucking vs. refrigerated shipping and flatbed trucks.

Freightquote

Each method of freight transportation comes with advantages and challenges that impact both shippers and carriers who are hauling the freight. Learn more

Monterey Logistics rebrands as Premier Refrigerated Transport

Refrigerated Transporter

After 34 years in business, Monterey Mushrooms’ transportation division recently changed its name to Premier Refrigerated Transport. “We We are the same company and people, but now we have a new updated name and look that reflects where we are headed

DeCleene Truck Refrigeration & Trailer Sales hits 50-year mark

Refrigerated Transporter

DeCleene Truck Refrigeration & Trailer Sales (DTR) is commemorating its golden anniversary and 35 years Carrier Transicold dealer with a series of celebrations.

Hultsteins: Diesel-free refrigeration is here to stay

Refrigerated Transporter

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.

Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller

Logistics Manager

Shipping line personnel can now monitor and access container refrigeration unit operations from a smartphone or tablet with Carrier Transicold’s new Micro-Link 5 controller. The post Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller appeared first on Logistics Manager.

Efficient Refrigerated Containers

Logistics Business Magazine

B&H Logistik transports refrigerated containers for the pharmaceutical, chemical and food industry customers, where maintaining the cold chain is vital for the integrity and quality of the transported goods.

Port of Oakland refrigerated exports jump 20 percent in past year

Logistics Management

Refrigerated export volume has grown 20 percent here in the past year, the Port of Oakland said today. The increase could indicate that the Port’s strategic bet on temperature-controlled cargo is paying off

Risk Factors and Loss Prevention for Refrigerated Cherry Transport

United World Transporation

Like most other produce shipments, they require continuous circulating air within a refrigerated trailer. Packaging materials and refrigerated trailers must be clean before loading. The post Risk Factors and Loss Prevention for Refrigerated Cherry Transport appeared first on United World Transportation. The Pacific Northwest cherry season is set to begin with harvesting happening mid-June. The 2018 Northwest cherry crop totaled about 25.6

Phillips debuts lighting solution for refrigerated, dry van trailers

Refrigerated Transporter

Phillips Industries recently revealed an ultra-compact, high-output LED system for refrigerated and dry van trailers that it says represents a breakthrough in interior lighting technology.

Star Refrigeration helps Lineage meet frozen food demand

Refrigerated Transporter

Star Refrigeration, parent company of low charge ammonia manufacturer Azane, recently completed the manufacture and install of a new cold store facility for Lineage Logistics at its new site in Great Haddon, near Peterborough, UK.

Refrigerated Shipping Trailers: 7 Facts

PLS Logistics

In 1939, a patent was acquired by Jones and Joe Numero for a vehicle air-conditioning system, the Thermo King, which helped launch the refrigerated shipping industry. Thermo Control Company was the first manufacturer of refrigerated trucks. An American inventor, Fred Jones , developed the first automated cooling system designed for shipping trailers.

Infinity Transportation gains productivity with the latest in refrigerated domestic intermodal equipment

Refrigerated Transporter

OVER the past four years, Infinity Transportation Logistics has built steady success as a provider of expedited refrigerated door-to-door intermodal service. Using 53-ft domestic refrigerated con

Rinchem acquires refrigerated carrier Carolina Tank Lines

Refrigerated Transporter

Rinchem Company, an Albuquerque NM-based chemical management services corporation, recently acquired Carolina Tank Lines (CTL), a trucking business based in Burlington NC. CTL offers transportation services focused on medical instruments and supplie

Dry van trucking vs. refrigerated shipping and flatbed trucks.

Freightquote

Each method of freight transportation comes with advantages and challenges that impact both shippers and carriers who are hauling the freight. Learn more

Wabash National’s Supreme Adds Gruau’s Refrigerated Inserts

247 Customs Broker

Supreme, a Wabash National company, said it added Gruau refrigerated inserts to its upfit… The post Wabash National’s Supreme Adds Gruau’s Refrigerated Inserts appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. [Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.]

Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller – Logistics Manager

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Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller Shipping line personnel can now monitor and access container refrigeration unit operations from a smartphone or tablet… The post Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller – Logistics Manager appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet – Logistics Manager

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ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet Ocean Network Express (ONE) is expanding its current refrigerated container (reefer) fleet of 240,000 TEU by adding another… The post ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet – Logistics Manager appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Nagel-Group testing Mercedes-Benz eActros refrigerated truck

Refrigerated Transporter

Mercedes-Benz Trucks recently rounded out its eActros “Innovation Fleet,” sending the 10th and final fully electric heavy-duty eActros truck to Hamburg, Germany food logistics specialist Nagel-Group, which will test the truck while delivering refrige

Truck Hybrid Refrigeration Allows Diesel to Electric Switch

Logistics Business Magazine

Thermo King has introduced a new hybrid refrigeration system designed to lower environmental impact and reduce operating costs of truck transport operations. The post Truck Hybrid Refrigeration Allows Diesel to Electric Switch appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.