4 Tips for Shipping Temperature-Controlled Items

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We have all seen the empty shelves at the stores and the demand for temperature-controlled items to be in stock has greatly increased. We’ve pulled together 4 tips for shipping temperature-controlled items and will guide you through the most important steps to ensure your customers have safe, quality products right off the shelf. Temperature Controlled ShippingCOVID-19 has surely had an impact in so many ways.

Fraport Expands Fleet of Temperature-Controlled Transporters

Airfreight Logistics

Fraport , the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport (FRA), will be using two state-of-the-art refrigerated trailers for the transportation of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products.

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Temperature-controlled products heat up air cargo demand

Logistics Trends and Insights

Our Air Cargo World Article for this week looks at temperature-controlled opportunities and a chat with DHL Freight Forwarding’s Gordon Johnson. Air Cargo Temperature-control

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

Maintaining truck uptime when the temperature drops

Fleet Owner

From the diesel tank to tires to drivers, routine maintenance must be performed to get ahead of winter's woes

4 tips for navigating temperature controlled shipping.

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Temperature-sensitive materials call for a separate set of shipping requirements. Check out these tips for becoming a preferred temperature-controlled shipper today

What is temperature controlled freight shipping?

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Temperature controlled freight shipping can be overwhelming with all of its rules and regulations. See how freight service providers enable you to move perishable freight easily

Fraport Expands Fleet of Temperature-Controlled Transporters – Airfreight Logistics

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Fraport, the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport (FRA), will be using two state-of-the-art refrigerated trailers for the transportation of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products.

Challenger grows temperature-controlled service in California

Refrigerated Transporter

Challenger Trucking recently moved into a new 25,000-square-foot, temperature-controlled warehouse and trucking terminal in Commerce CA. The new Challenger terminal includes a refrigerated cross dock that accommodates 14 dock doors and a chille

New partnership will track temperature-sensitive goods

Refrigerated Transporter

Under the agreement, ShipChain will use GTX’s temperature-enabled NFC smart tags to track temperatureBlockchain-based logistics company ShipChain and GTX Corp recently formed a partnership for a new global NFC blockchain shipment tracking solution.

What is temperature controlled freight shipping?

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Temperature controlled freight shipping can be overwhelming with all of its rules and regulations. See how freight service providers enable you to move perishable freight easily

How to prepare and package for temperature-controlled shipping.

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Properly preparing and packaging temperature-sensitive freight will set you up for success. Take a look at some tried and true best practices for shipping food and perishables

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

Tips for Temperature Checking Drivers During COVID-19

Learncor

One way our customers are helping to protect against this risk is to check drivers' temperatures upon arrival. Like first responders, truck drivers continue to transport goods to millions of businesses and people amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Not only are trucks continuing to move, but they are doing so at speeds well in excess of normal traffic patterns.”

How to Protect Shipments from Freezing Temperatures

Freight Center

Temperatures are going down, and winter is officially here. Many shipments contain items that have the potential to freeze in lower temperatures, which could result in damage or loss. Check out how to protect shipments from freezing temperatures below. Don’t let the cold hurt your freight and bottom line. Freight Shipping LTL Shipping Truckload Shipping

Easily Monitor Temperatures with Self-adhesive Labels

Logistics Business Magazine

Brady Corporation offers new RFID Temperature Labels that enable wireless temperature reading and monitoring for a wide range of devices, equipment, machines, racks, cables, and structures. The new RFID Temperature Labels are a low-cost solution for temperature monitoring.

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CAS introduces Cydiance Piura temperature, humidity logger

Refrigerated Transporter

CAS Dataloggers recently introduced the Piura series of temperature and humidity data loggers manufactured by Cydiance. The devices allow real-time tracking of perishable shipments by providing temperature, humidity and location data through the Cyd

How to prepare and package for temperature-controlled shipping.

Freightquote

Properly preparing and packaging temperature-sensitive freight will set you up for success. Take a look at some tried and true best practices for shipping food and perishables

How to prepare and package for temperature-controlled shipping.

Freightquote

Properly preparing and packaging temperature-sensitive freight will set you up for success. Take a look at some tried and true best practices for shipping food and perishables

MTC Logistics breaks ground on temperature-controlled facility

Refrigerated Transporter

MTC Logistics, along with officials from the Alabama State Port Authority, Alabama Department of Commerce and elected officials, recently broke ground on a 12-million-cubic-feet international temperature-controlled distribution center. The company s

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

How to Protect Shipments from Freezing Temperatures

Freight Center

Temperatures are going down, and winter is officially here. Many shipments contain items that have the potential to freeze in lower temperatures, which could result in damage or loss. Check out how to protect shipments from freezing temperatures below. Freeze protection services , or protect from freeze services, protect cold-sensitive shipments from exposure to freezing temperatures during transit. The driver’s route may take them through colder temperatures.

How to Pack and Ship for Temperature Controlled Shipping

Freight Center

Your Guide to Shipping Temperature Controlled Items. Temperature controlled freight shipping anything that needs to remain at a specific temperature. When packing your temperature sensitive package, keep the following points in mind: Choose packaging that keeps heat out and coolness in (insulated and refrigerated). Hire professionals to package any healthcare shipments that must maintain a specific temperature. Temperature-monitoring device.

Refrigerated Transport: Multi-Temperature Safety Considerations

West Coast and California Logistics

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

New temperature data logger provides real-time tracking

Refrigerated Transporter

CAS Dataloggers recently introduced the new Lorca series of temperature data loggers manufactured by Cydiance. The devices are designed to allow real-time tracking of perishable shipments by providing temperature and location data through the Cydian

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. The handling of temperature-sensitive goods and cargo is of prime importance at the new international hub. The post Ethiopian Airlines buy Opticooler System from DoKaSch Temperature Solutions appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Temperature Control & Logistics 2020

Logistics Business Magazine

Temperature Control & Logistics 2020 the industry’s foremost operational and hands on conference to discuss everything logistics, supply chain and temperature controlled for the Pharmaceutical Industry. The post Temperature Control & Logistics 2020 appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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).

Managing the Temperature-Controlled Supply Chain with Technology

PINC

The temperature-controlled supply chain or “cold chain” has always faced unique challenges. I think in the next 3-5 years we’ll see a significant transition towards enhanced electric and power management solutions in distribution,” said Bates, who then went into the various methods of controlling temperatures during transit, noting the important role that refrigerants play in the cold chain. .

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. But what if you could share an air-conditioned cab ride with others going to the exact same place, and pay about the same as the cost of the bus ride? Welcome to pool distribution. Direct car service for a mass transit price.

RLS Logistics’ New Temperature-Controlled LTL Service Helps Shippers Avoid Fines from Retailers

Food Logistics

For growth-minded manufacturers, day-specific delivery is becoming the price of entry for landing and maintaining lucrative contracts with large retailers. Transportation

How to Pack and Ship for Temperature Controlled Shipping

Freight Center

Your Guide to Shipping Temperature Controlled Items. Temperature controlled freight shipping anything that needs to remain at a specific temperature. When packing your temperature sensitive package, keep the following points in mind: Choose packaging that keeps heat out and coolness in (insulated and refrigerated). Hire professionals to package any healthcare shipments that must maintain a specific temperature. Temperature-monitoring device.

How to Pack and Ship for Temperature Controlled Shipping

Freight Center

Your Guide to Shipping Temperature Controlled Items. Temperature controlled freight shipping anything that needs to remain at a specific temperature. When packing your temperature sensitive package, keep the following points in mind: Choose packaging that keeps heat out and coolness in (insulated and refrigerated). Hire professionals to package any healthcare shipments that must maintain a specific temperature. Temperature-monitoring device.

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

Tips for Delivering Temperature-Sensitive Goods

PLS Logistics

Shippers are able to manage the challenge of transporting temperature-sensitive goods; from farm produce to fresh flowers, thanks to refrigerated shipping trailers. Refrigerated trailers are designed to maintain the pre-cooled cargo temperature. Maintaining the temperature in a refrigerated shipping trailer, or reefer, is necessary in order to not compromise the product.