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.

Case Study: Rastrac Recovers Stolen Refrigeration Unit

RasTrac

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.

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Refrigerated truckload market is having a polarizing summer

The Supply Chain Journal

Spot rates for refrigerated (known as reefer inside the industry) truckloads continue to see upward pressure as contracted load acceptances increase this summer — leading to a polarizing experience for shippers. .

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.,

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 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

Albertsons Achieves Inaugural Zero-Emission Refrigerated Grocery Delivery

NGT News

The post Albertsons Achieves Inaugural Zero-Emission Refrigerated Grocery Delivery appeared first on NGT News. Albertsons Companies, the second-largest grocery chain in the U.S., has received two Volvo VNR Electric trucks at its distribution center in Irvine, Calif.

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.

Air Canada expanding refrigeration capability at Toronto cargo hub

The Supply Chain Journal

Starting in early 2022, the first freighter will fly primarily out of Toronto to Miami; Quito, Ecuador; Lima, Peru; Mexico City; and Guadalajara — locations that export large quantities of fresh fruit, flowers and fish that require refrigeration.

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.

Refrigeration Unit on Double-Deck Trailers

Logistics Business Magazine

Bute-based haulier, John Mackirdy Limited, has taken delivery of a new Carrier Transicold Vector® HE 19 MT (multi-temperature) refrigeration unit, mounted to the company’s first ever double-deck trailer. Lorries Vans & Trailers double trailer refrigeration refrigeration units trailers

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

1000 Refrigeration Units Added to Ship Sensitive Cargo

Logistics Business Magazine

is expanding its refrigerated shipping capabilities with 1,000 new containers equipped with Carrier Transicold’s PrimeLINE® refrigeration unit. The post 1000 Refrigeration Units Added to Ship Sensitive Cargo appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Choosing the Right Refrigerated Warehouse Option for You

FW Logsitcs

Which Commercial Refrigeration Warehouse Option Fits for You? That’s why we operate and maintain all different types of refrigerated warehouse options across the country. The post Choosing the Right Refrigerated Warehouse Option for You appeared first on FW Logistics.

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.

Crowley Logistics adds 400 refrigerated cargo containers

DC Velocity

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

Refrigeration company seeks southern climes

247 Customs Broker

Commercial refrigeration specialists Capital Cooling is restructuring its business and relocating from its current base in Edinburgh to a warehouse near Kettering in Northamptonshire. All… The post Refrigeration company seeks southern climes appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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

New Connectivity for Truck Undermount Refrigeration Units

Logistics Business Magazine

Thermo King® , a leader in transport temperature control solutions and a brand of Trane Technologies , today announced the introduction of new connectivity functionalities to its undermount self-powered truck refrigeration units.

The Daily Dash: New addition for refrigerated carrier

The Supply Chain Journal

Refrigerated carrier Hirschbach Motor Lines has acquired Eagan, Minnesota-based carrier Lessors Inc. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem.