Ember: Finding the perfect temperature

Logistics Management

Inventor of the world’s first temperature-controlled mugs turns to a single third-party logistics provider to support its massive sales growth and worldwide supply chain operations

Ethiopian Airlines buy Opticooler System from DoKaSch Temperature Solutions

Airfreight Logistics

German-based DoKaSch Temperature Solutions recently added Ethiopian Airlines to their growing client list, supplying them with the Opticooler system used as a solution for air cargo climate control.

Collaborate and Save: Pool Distribution for Temperature-Controlled Transportation

West Coast and California Logistics

If you need to get across town fast and your choices are a taxi cab or public transit, you’d likely prefer the cab. Times being what they are, however, the price of that cab ride might drive you to the bus stop.

Refrigerated Transport: Multi-Temperature Safety Considerations

West Coast and California Logistics

“Can you transport products with different temperatures together and do it safely

Optimizing Long-Haul, Temperature-Controlled LTL Shipments

West Coast and California Logistics

There is currently no solid national solution for long-haul, temperature-controlled LTL shipments between 55 and 65 degrees Fahrenheit. Consequently, candy manufacturers and other shippers with this temperature requirement use a multi-stop truckload solution to move goods to retailers in different regions. This strategy poses increasing problems as TL capacity tightens and as retailers levy tougher penalties for shipments that don’t hit requested arrival dates (RADs).

Keep drivers cool while temperatures soar

Fleet Owner

As we enter summer time with day after day of scorching heat in some parts of the country, I think about drivers and how glad I am that the industry has come up with a variety of solutions to help keep them cool during their non-driving hours. But a

Toyota to Display Lean Energy Solution for Low-Temperature Operations

Logistics Business Magazine

The lithium-ion energy solution from Toyota launched last year brings many benefits to each operation, particularly to temperature-controlled zones. “We The post Toyota to Display Lean Energy Solution for Low-Temperature Operations appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Etihad Cargo Receives Opticooler from DoKaSch Temperature Solutions

Airfreight Logistics

German company DoKaSch provider of temperature-controlled air cargo containers and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Cargo recently signed a master agreement with DoKaSch Opticooler. The post Etihad Cargo Receives Opticooler from DoKaSch Temperature Solutions appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Can One Warehouse Store Different Temperature-Sensitive Products?

West Coast and California Logistics

Storing different temperature-sensitive products together is a little like running a pet store. While they may have very different care requirements, a lizard, a puppy, and a goldfish can all co-exist safely under the same pet shop roof provided their individual needs are met. The same holds true in the warehouse, as products with totally different – and often opposite – requirements can be stored together safely as long as appropriate measures are taken

New Multi-Temperature Facility at London Gateway

Logistics Business Magazine

DP World London Gateway handed SH Pratt Group the keys to its bespoke temperature controlled warehouse – home to its new business, Halo. The intention is to have the building operational and handling a large variety of temperature controlled, chilled and frozen products by October.

British Team Claims Temperature-Controlled World First

Logistics Business Magazine

They claim they have solved the problem of hot lane temperature excursions on the tarmac. TLX PCM is designed to remove the problem of the temperature spike seen on most pallet data loggers in air cargo when the pallet is off-loaded on to the tarmac at hot locations,” he says.

3Gtms and FourKites expand temperature monitoring integration

Fleet Owner

3Gtms, a provider of Tier 1 transportation management software, announced that its transportation management system, 3G-TM, now features integrated temperature tracking services in partnership with FourKites. FourKites is a real-time supply chain vis

Line Matrix Printers “Won’t Let You Down if Temperatures Tip 40°C”

Logistics Business Magazine

In the prolonged hot dry spell being enjoyed (or suffered, depending on your point of view) by much of Northern Europe, Printronix LLC is reminding businesses that its line matrix industrial printers can withstand temperatures as high as 40°C (104°F), whereas devices like laser printers are highly sensitive to humidity and extremes in temperatures, often causing them to jam or stop working.

Last Mile Programs Deliver for Seasonal Surges

Talking Logistics

Temperature-sensitive goods demand proactive planning, quick turnaround, and expertise in temperature controlled shipping so that they maintain the correct temperature all the way to their final destinations.

The Mind-Boggling Complexities of Food Distribution (Why Optimization is Critical)

Talking Logistics

Today, many food distributors and grocery retailers use multi-temperature trailers with different compartments that can hold frozen, refrigerated, and ambient products in a single load. Meat and cheese are loaded next and “sealed” at their proper temperature in the second phase.

Weber Adds New Inland Empire Warehouse

West Coast and California Logistics

Warehouse operations C-TPAT Cold Chain Managment Inland Empire Warehouse Temperature Controlled Warehousing Food Logistics Distribution Center WarehouseWeber Logistics has opened a 300,000-square-foot warehouse in Eastvale, CA (Inland Empire Region) for distribution of food and consumer packaged goods for multiple clients.

Freshport Asia Brings Flexible, Technological Driven Cost Savings to Cool Care Cargo

Airfreight Logistics

Ensuring that goods reach their destination in an appropriate temperature range takes experience and know-how. Once received into the cargo terminal, our emphasis switches to maintaining temperature controls, best practice handling and customer liaison so we’re offering a complete package.

Leveraging TMS to Become Shipper of Choice

Talking Logistics

Real-time Temperature Tracking. Another way that technology is helping carriers win back time and productivity — and reduce costs — is via real-time tracking of temperature-controlled loads. When a receiver refuses a shipment claiming it has arrived outside of temperature limits, they typically file a claim with the shipper,” which then triggers a lot of back and forth between the shipper, carrier, and receiver, a process that consumes a lot of time and resources.

Delta Cargo introduces cold-chain containers for pharma shipments

DC Velocity

Units maintain constant temperatures for trans-Atlantic routes. Transportation

The ELD Mandate and Fresh Produce Logistics: What Shippers Need to Know

CH Robinson Logistics

Temperature-sensitive goods demand proactive planning, quick turnaround, and expertise in temperature controlled shipping so that they maintain the correct temperature all the way to their final destinations.

DoKaSch Appoints New Global Sales Director

Airfreight Logistics

German company DoKaSch Temperature Solutions has recently appointed Andreas Behne as their new Global Sales Director. Mr. Behne began his role on March 1 st and will be responsible for the continued growth of the Opticooler in the European and other markets.

Davies takes 10 Carrier Transicold units

247 Customs Broker

Davies International has updated its fleet with 10 new temperature-controlled trailers with Carrier Transicold Vector 1950 units. The new 13.6-metre trailers be will be used intensively seven days per week, covering up to 150,000 kilometres each year.

Don’t Run the Risk: Supply Chain Solutions for Business Continuity

Insight Into Action

If we take a snapshot of cold chain logistics, for example, compromising a temperature controlled supply chain could risk hundreds of thousands in just a single high-value pallet.

DoKaSch Americas, Inc. Appoint New CEO

Airfreight Logistics

German-based DoKaSch Temperature Solutions are expanding their operations in the USA with DoKaSch Americas Inc., The Opticooler containers provide reliable transport solutions for temperature sensitive shipments across different climate regions and during adverse weather conditions.

Marrie Groeneveld Appointed CCO for SkyCell

Airfreight Logistics

The company is a global leader in solutions and services in the temperature-controlled containers sector. Equipment Larry Tillem Marcus Schubert Marrie Groeneveld pharma Pharma Companies Richard Ettl SkyCell temperature-controlled containers

Get the Gold Standard with Accredited Supply Chain Solutions

Insight Into Action

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Latam Cargo Increases European Freight Network

Airfreight Logistics

This is particularly important for the South American market, where we export fresh, temperature-sensitive products that require shorter transportation periods.”. Airline Network CEIV Claudio Torres Guido Henke IATA Latam Cargo pharma Temperature Sensitive

New Technologies for Cold Chain Logistics

SIPMM Professional Publications

Cold chain logistics refers to the maintaining precise temperature bands that store and transport pharmaceutical drugs and perishable food products. Due to its rigorous temperature requirements and energy dependence, it is perhaps one of the most complex and demanding logistics segments.

Lineage takes over Yearsley Group

247 Customs Broker

Yearsley Group Ltd, the temperature-controlled logistics specialist, has been acquired by Lineage Logistics Holdings, the US company that also owns Partner Logistics. 3rd Party Logistics News Temperature-controlled customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Warehousing and logistics firms open Cool Port Oakland

DC Velocity

Lineage Logistics and Dreisbach Enterprises launch temperature-controlled food storage and transportation facility at California's Port of Oakland.

Uberization of Logistics Has Arrived

The Logistics of Logistics

and granular details (mode of transportation, the personnel details, exact location, temperature and other information of perishable or expensive goods, etc.).

Cold Chain Data Logger

Material Handling and Logistics

Cole-Parmer has introduced the Digi-Sense TraceableOne Single-Use USB Temperature Data Logger with Calibration

New Paper in Games

Supply Chain and Logistics

In a cold chain, different parcels require different conditions of temperature. I recently published a new paper in the journal Games. You can see it below. It deals with a very important logistics problem. A multiple compartment vehicle can be … Continue reading → Logistics My Research Production Operations Supply Chains cold chain cooperation game theory research supply chains

Uber Freight makes reefer app upgrades

Fleet Owner

App now includes information on temperature ranges and other reefer-specific needs to match carriers with shippers

Spot rates, volumes hold firm ahead of Christmas

Fleet Owner

National average van and flatbed load-to-truck ratios declined slightly while the reefer ratio increased compared to the previous week, reflecting demand to move fresh produce and temperature-controlled goods ahead of the Christmas holiday