Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en Whole Foods Market launches Responsibly Grown system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/whole-foods-market-launches-responsibly-grown-system <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market has launched Responsibly Grown, a tiered produce rating system that assesses growing practices that impact human health and the environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/whole-foods-market-launches-responsibly-grown-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/whole-foods-market-launches-responsibly-grown-system#comments Grocery Produce Foodservice News Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:12:00 +0000 27071 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Piggly Wiggly distribution firm adopts ReposiTrak http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/piggly-wiggly-distribution-firm-adopts-repositrak <div class="node-body article-body">The sixth member of ROFDA (Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates), Piggly Wiggly Alabama Distributing Company, Inc, has chosen ReposiTrak to manage its food safety-related risk. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/piggly-wiggly-distribution-firm-adopts-repositrak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/piggly-wiggly-distribution-firm-adopts-repositrak#comments Business Tools Grocery Software Foodservice News Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:07:00 +0000 27061 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Cutrale-Safra makes an offer to acquire Chiquita Brands http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/cutrale-safra-makes-offer-acquire-chiquita-brands <div class="node-body article-body">Cutrale-Safra has announced its definitive offer to acquire all the outstanding stock of Chiquita Brands International Inc for $14 per share in cash.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/cutrale-safra-makes-offer-acquire-chiquita-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/cutrale-safra-makes-offer-acquire-chiquita-brands#comments Produce Foodservice News Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:55:00 +0000 27051 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com C R England receives SmartWay Excellence Award http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-receives-smartway-excellence-award <div class="node-body article-body">C R England has been honored with a SmartWay Excellence Award from the US Environmental Protection Agency as a true industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-receives-smartway-excellence-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-receives-smartway-excellence-award#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Carriers Going Green News Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:50:00 +0000 27041 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Perdue drivers join convoy to aid Special Olympics http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/perdue-drivers-join-convoy-aid-special-olympics <div class="node-body article-body">Perdue Farms’ professional truck drivers hit the road recently to participate in the 12th annual World’s Largest Truck Convoy to benefit Special Olympics Delaware.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/perdue-drivers-join-convoy-aid-special-olympics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/perdue-drivers-join-convoy-aid-special-olympics#comments Meat Carriers Foodservice News Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:09:00 +0000 27031 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Thermo King presents AVTA with energy award http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/thermo-king-presents-avta-energy-award <div class="node-body article-body">Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, presented the Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) with the Energy Leader Award at the American Public Transit Association (APTA) Expo recently.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/thermo-king-presents-avta-energy-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/thermo-king-presents-avta-energy-award#comments Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:03:00 +0000 27021 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com DAVCO cold weather solutions effectively keep fuel from gelling http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/davco-cold-weather-solutions-effectively-keep-fuel-gelling <div class="node-body article-body">The great Polar Vortex of the 2013-2104 winter has many fleets and owner-operators gearing up to battle the cold temperatures that will soon be heading our way.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/davco-cold-weather-solutions-effectively-keep-fuel-gelling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/davco-cold-weather-solutions-effectively-keep-fuel-gelling#comments Components Fleet Equipment News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:41:00 +0000 27011 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Xpress Mobile Capture app becomes driver’s automated personal assistant http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/xpress-mobile-capture-app-becomes-driver-s-automated-personal-assistant <div class="node-body article-body">EBE Technologies announced the launch of Xpress Mobile Capture (XMC) recently.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/xpress-mobile-capture-app-becomes-driver-s-automated-personal-assistant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/xpress-mobile-capture-app-becomes-driver-s-automated-personal-assistant#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:37:00 +0000 27001 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot market freight volume stays strong in September http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-market-freight-volume-stays-strong-september <div class="node-body article-body">Spot market freight volume set yet another record in September 2014, with a 32% increase compared with September 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-market-freight-volume-stays-strong-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-market-freight-volume-stays-strong-september#comments Business Tools Literature Software Carriers News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:21:00 +0000 26991 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Navman provides guide to temperature control http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/navman-provides-guide-temperature-control <div class="node-body article-body">Navman Wireless’s guide to effective temperature control in refrigerated transport examines opportunities for fleets to become more efficient and more profitable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/navman-provides-guide-temperature-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/navman-provides-guide-temperature-control#comments Business Tools Literature Equipment Carriers News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:16:00 +0000 26981 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Voice automation software gives fulfillment accuracy http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/voice-automation-software-gives-fulfillment-accuracy <div class="node-body article-body">Mount Pleasant Ice Cream, a distributor of ice cream, frozen yogurt, toppings, and paper products, has improved picking accuracy to 99.8% and increased efficiency as a result of deploying Voxware's voice management system. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/voice-automation-software-gives-fulfillment-accuracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/voice-automation-software-gives-fulfillment-accuracy#comments Business Tools Software Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:08:00 +0000 26971 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Shipping materials make this season’s greetings environmentally friendly http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/shipping-materials-make-season-s-greetings-environmentally-friendly <div class="node-body article-body">MP Global Thermal Packaging Products insulated protective box liners are specifically designed for temperature control and protection of mail order shipments of natural and organic chocolates, truffles, caramels, and other temperature-sensitive confectionary. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/shipping-materials-make-season-s-greetings-environmentally-friendly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/shipping-materials-make-season-s-greetings-environmentally-friendly#comments Products Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:15:00 +0000 26961 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com GAIN Clean Fuel teams with Roehl to open CNG station http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/gain-clean-fuel-teams-roehl-open-cng-station <div class="node-body article-body">GAIN Clean Fuel, a division of US Oil, has partnered with Roehl Transport to open a new compressed natural gas station (CNG) in Gary IN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/gain-clean-fuel-teams-roehl-open-cng-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/gain-clean-fuel-teams-roehl-open-cng-station#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Carriers News Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:40:00 +0000 26951 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Utility receives largest single trailer order to date http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/vehicles/utility-receives-largest-single-trailer-order-date <div class="node-body article-body">Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company, manufacturer of refrigerated trailers, dry freight vans, and flatbed trailers, has announced its largest single trailer order purchased by Prime Inc.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/vehicles/utility-receives-largest-single-trailer-order-date" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/vehicles/utility-receives-largest-single-trailer-order-date#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:53:00 +0000 26941 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com FilesThruThe Air with WiFi sensors enhances data logging accessibility http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/filesthruthe-air-wifi-sensors-enhances-data-logging-accessibility <div class="node-body article-body">Corintech has launched FilesThruTheAir, a new environmental monitoring system combining advanced WiFi sensors with a remote Cloud-based data logging service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/filesthruthe-air-wifi-sensors-enhances-data-logging-accessibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/filesthruthe-air-wifi-sensors-enhances-data-logging-accessibility#comments Business Tools Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:16:00 +0000 26931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Sygic releases new navigation app designed for Amazon’s Fire Phone http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sygic-releases-new-navigation-app-designed-amazon-s-fire-phone <div class="node-body article-body">Sygic has released the first navigation application for Amazon’s new Fire Phone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sygic-releases-new-navigation-app-designed-amazon-s-fire-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sygic-releases-new-navigation-app-designed-amazon-s-fire-phone#comments Business Tools Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:12:00 +0000 26921 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Georgia Ports Authority achieves 13% growth http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/georgia-ports-authority-achieves-13-growth <div class="node-body article-body">With nearly 13% growth in container traffic over the first two months of the fiscal year, the Georgia Ports Authority has made a strong start to FY2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/georgia-ports-authority-achieves-13-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/georgia-ports-authority-achieves-13-growth#comments Carriers Cold Storage News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:15:00 +0000 26911 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Easyfresh Ireland enters reefer logistics arena http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/easyfresh-ireland-enters-reefer-logistics-arena <div class="node-body article-body">The global reefer network of Easyfresh has expanded to include Easyfresh Ireland Ltd, a newly formed company that opened its doors the first week of October 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/easyfresh-ireland-enters-reefer-logistics-arena" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/easyfresh-ireland-enters-reefer-logistics-arena#comments Carriers News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:12:00 +0000 26901 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Market truckload rates steady; fuel price drops http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/market-truckload-rates-steady-fuel-price-drops <div class="node-body article-body">The total number of van, refrigerated, and flatbed loads posted on DAT load boards edged down 1.5% while available capacity was up 1.9% during the week ending September 27, according to DAT Solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/market-truckload-rates-steady-fuel-price-drops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/market-truckload-rates-steady-fuel-price-drops#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:01:00 +0000 26891 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Surface Mount Dock Lifts offer convenience without a pit required http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/surface-mount-dock-lifts-offer-convenience-without-pit-required <div class="node-body article-body">Southworth Products Corp’s new Surface Mount Dock Lifts provide users all the convenience and versatility of a permanent scissor dock lift without the expense or hassle of digging a pit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/surface-mount-dock-lifts-offer-convenience-without-pit-required" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/surface-mount-dock-lifts-offer-convenience-without-pit-required#comments Products Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:23:00 +0000 26881 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com US Oil continues growth; more carriers using CNG http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/us-oil-continues-growth-more-carriers-using-cng <div class="node-body article-body">US Oil now has 32 GAIN Clean Fuel stations open or under construction across the United States, expanding its national network of compressed natural gas (CNG) stations to offer carriers a lower-cost, more environmentally friendly fueling option for fleets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/us-oil-continues-growth-more-carriers-using-cng" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/us-oil-continues-growth-more-carriers-using-cng#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Going Green News Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:27:00 +0000 26871 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com England Logistics saluted as fast-growing firm http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/england-logistics-saluted-fast-growing-firm <div class="node-body article-body">England Logistics, a non-asset-based third-party logistics company, was recognized as one of Utah’s most prominent companies in the MountainWest Capital Network Utah 100 Awards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/england-logistics-saluted-fast-growing-firm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/england-logistics-saluted-fast-growing-firm#comments Business Tools Carriers News Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:21:00 +0000 26861 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Carrier Transicold taps into sun to charge TRU batteries http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/equipment/carrier-transicold-taps-sun-charge-tru-batteries <div class="node-body article-body">A new accessory from Carrier Transicold harnesses the power of the sun to charge transport refrigeration unit (TRU) batteries to maintain peak performance in an environmentally sustainable way.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/equipment/carrier-transicold-taps-sun-charge-tru-batteries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/equipment/carrier-transicold-taps-sun-charge-tru-batteries#comments Emissions Equipment News Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:56:00 +0000 26851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Trucking operational costs on the rise, study finds http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/trucking-operational-costs-rise-study-finds <div class="node-body article-body">The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has released the findings of its 2014 update to An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/trucking-operational-costs-rise-study-finds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/trucking-operational-costs-rise-study-finds#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers News Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:51:00 +0000 26841 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Saskatchewan http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage-facilities/saskatchewan <div class="field-deck"> Public Refrigerated Warehousing & Distribution Directory </div> <div 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http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage-facilities/newfoundland <div class="field-deck"> Public Refrigerated Warehousing & Distribution Directory </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Use this link to find public refrigerated warehouses located in Newfoundland and Labrador ... </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage-facilities/newfoundland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Facilities Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:38:00 +0000 14660 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com New Brunswick http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage-facilities/new-brunswick <div class="field-deck"> Public Refrigerated Warehousing & Distribution Directory </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Use this link to find public refrigerated warehouses located in New Brunswick ... </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage-facilities/new-brunswick" target="_blank">read 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