Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en MNX opens new life sciences, logistics center in Amsterdam http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/mnx-opens-new-life-sciences-logistics-center-amsterdam <div class="node-body article-body">MNX Global Logistics has announced the opening of its dedicated supply chain and logistics facility in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, located just outside of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/mnx-opens-new-life-sciences-logistics-center-amsterdam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/mnx-opens-new-life-sciences-logistics-center-amsterdam#comments Business Tools Carriers Cold Storage News Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:14:00 +0000 32281 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Nestle honors Decker as Outstanding Partner http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/nestle-honors-decker-outstanding-partner <div class="node-body article-body">Decker Truck Line Inc, based in Fort Dodge IA, was recently named the recipient of the 2014 Nestle USA Outstanding Partner Award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/nestle-honors-decker-outstanding-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/nestle-honors-decker-outstanding-partner#comments Carriers Foodservice News Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:10:00 +0000 32271 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Georgia reels in Trident Seafoods as port reefer cargo powerhouse http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/georgia-reels-trident-seafoods-port-reefer-cargo-powerhouse <div class="node-body article-body">Trident Seafoods has opened a $40 million production and distribution center in Carrollton GA, providing 175 full-time jobs and the capacity to produce 50,000 tons of finished products annually for the US market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/georgia-reels-trident-seafoods-port-reefer-cargo-powerhouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/georgia-reels-trident-seafoods-port-reefer-cargo-powerhouse#comments Carriers Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:26:00 +0000 32261 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Alcoa publishes new Wheel Service Manual http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/alcoa-publishes-new-wheel-service-manual <div class="node-body article-body">Alcoa announced it is launching the latest version of its Wheel Service Manual. It is the manual of choice for the commercial wheels transportation sector, providing the latest up-to-date trends and developments for customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/alcoa-publishes-new-wheel-service-manual" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/alcoa-publishes-new-wheel-service-manual#comments Business Tools Components Literature Fleet Equipment News Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:20:00 +0000 32251 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com MacroPoint integrates with Revenova http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/macropoint-integrates-revenova <div class="node-body article-body">MacroPoint, creator of patented freight tracking software, has integrated with Revenova LLC, provider of a Cloud CRM-based, multi-modal transportation management system (TMS) for shippers, brokers, and third-party logistics (3PL) companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/macropoint-integrates-revenova" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/macropoint-integrates-revenova#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:16:00 +0000 32241 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Infinity Transportation Logistics adds staff, upgrades its services http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/infinity-transportation-logistics-adds-staff-upgrades-its-services <div class="node-body article-body">After this summer’s open house for its new operations office in the Crossroads District of Kansas City, Infinity Transportation Logistics LLC has added staff, upgraded software/information technology systems, and expanded service offerings to keep pace with increasing growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/infinity-transportation-logistics-adds-staff-upgrades-its-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/infinity-transportation-logistics-adds-staff-upgrades-its-services#comments Carriers Produce Foodservice News Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:09:00 +0000 32231 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Velociti deploys technology for Hirschbach http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/velociti-deploys-technology-hirschbach <div class="node-body article-body">Velociti Inc, a global provider of technology deployment services, announced the completion of a technology rollout for refrigerated carrier Hirschbach Motor Lines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/velociti-deploys-technology-hirschbach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/velociti-deploys-technology-hirschbach#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:05:00 +0000 32221 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Raymond walkie pallet truck carries a load of new features, benefits http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/raymond-walkie-pallet-truck-carries-load-new-features-benefits <div class="node-body article-body">The Raymond Corporation has introduced the new Raymond Model 8210 walkie pallet truck featuring AC technology, which offers superior maneuverability and speed control, the flexibility to adapt to extreme environments, and easy service and maintenance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/raymond-walkie-pallet-truck-carries-load-new-features-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/raymond-walkie-pallet-truck-carries-load-new-features-benefits#comments Products Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:02:00 +0000 32211 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot truckload rates hold steady as diesel price dips http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-hold-steady-diesel-price-dips <div class="node-body article-body">Spot truckload rates remained firm as overall load availability fell 5.5% during the week ending August 22, 2015, reports DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-hold-steady-diesel-price-dips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-hold-steady-diesel-price-dips#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:17:00 +0000 32201 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Stanz Foodservice will use NCR Power Mobile http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/stanz-foodservice-will-use-ncr-power-mobile <div class="node-body article-body">NCR Corporation announced that Stanz Foodservice, a family-owned, regional foodservice distributor based in South Bend IN, will continue its technology leadership by using NCR Power Mobile to improve its ordering process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/stanz-foodservice-will-use-ncr-power-mobile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/stanz-foodservice-will-use-ncr-power-mobile#comments Business Tools Software Foodservice News Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:10:00 +0000 32191 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Related Industry Events http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar <div class="node-body article-body">Event Calendar</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar#comments Resources Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 16868 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Carrier Transicold donates Supra unit to Foodshare http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-donates-supra-unit-foodshare <div class="node-body article-body">Helping Foodshare to deliver on its goal of creating a community in which everyone receives all the food they need, Carrier Transicold announced that it will contribute a Supra truck refrigeration unit to be used on one of the organization’s Mobile Foodshare trucks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-donates-supra-unit-foodshare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-donates-supra-unit-foodshare#comments Equipment Fleet Equipment Foodservice Refrigeration News Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:05:00 +0000 32181 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Growth forecast for cold chain market in Europe http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/growth-forecast-cold-chain-market-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Research and Markets has announced the addition of the Cold Chain Market in Europe 2015-2019 report to its offerings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/growth-forecast-cold-chain-market-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/growth-forecast-cold-chain-market-europe#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers Cold Storage News Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:57:00 +0000 32171 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Cryogenics 101: An introduction to a cleaner, quieter alternative http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/cryogenics-101-introduction-cleaner-quieter-alternative <div class="field-byline"> By Judson Voss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cryogenically cooled trucks and containers have been in operation for years. In fact, carbon dioxide-cooled railcars in some shape or form date back to the 1960s. Many of those units are still in service, a testament to the durability of industrial cryogenic equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/cryogenics-101-introduction-cleaner-quieter-alternative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/cryogenics-101-introduction-cleaner-quieter-alternative#comments Equipment Carriers Refrigeration News Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:08:00 +0000 32161 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Produce industry compensation report issued http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/produce-industry-compensation-report-issued <div class="node-body article-body">The United Fresh Produce Association has released its 2015 Compensation & Benefits Report for the fresh produce industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/produce-industry-compensation-report-issued" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/produce-industry-compensation-report-issued#comments Business Tools Literature Produce Foodservice News Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:02:00 +0000 32151 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Via Blood Transporter can transport, temporarily store blood cells, platelets http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/blood-transporter-can-transport-temporarily-store-blood-cells-platelets <div class="node-body article-body">Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and a supplier of temperature assurance packaging, has launched a new product for the transport and temporary storage of red blood cells and platelets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/blood-transporter-can-transport-temporarily-store-blood-cells-platelets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/blood-transporter-can-transport-temporarily-store-blood-cells-platelets#comments Equipment Refrigeration News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:49:00 +0000 32131 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com New book reveals hidden connection of food waste, hunger, climate change http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/new-book-reveals-hidden-connection-food-waste-hunger-climate-change <div class="node-body article-body">If food waste were a country, it would be the third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases behind China and the United States—yet the connection between food waste and climate change is often missing. UTC Building & Industrial Systems has unveiled a new book connecting these issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/new-book-reveals-hidden-connection-food-waste-hunger-climate-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/new-book-reveals-hidden-connection-food-waste-hunger-climate-change#comments Business Tools Literature Foodservice News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:44:00 +0000 32121 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Software AG helps Americold transform its supply chain http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/software-ag-helps-americold-transform-its-supply-chain <div class="node-body article-body">Software AG announced that Americold, the provider of temperature-controlled warehousing and supply chain systems to the food industry, has enhanced its already robust supply chain capabilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/software-ag-helps-americold-transform-its-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/software-ag-helps-americold-transform-its-supply-chain#comments Business Tools Software Cold Storage News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:48:00 +0000 32111 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TruStar Energy opens new CNG fueling stations http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/trustar-energy-opens-new-cng-fueling-stations <div class="node-body article-body">TruStar Energy, provider of compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling infrastructure, has announced the opening of CNG Energy LLC’s public natural gas fueling station in Liberal KS, as well as a TruStar-branded public CNG fueling station in Tulsa OK.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/trustar-energy-opens-new-cng-fueling-stations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/trustar-energy-opens-new-cng-fueling-stations#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Going Green News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:43:00 +0000 32101 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot market load availability climbs while rates retreat http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/spot-market-load-availability-climbs-while-rates-retreat <div class="node-body article-body">For the week ending August 15, 2015, van and reefer load availability increased for the third consecutive week but so did the availability of equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/spot-market-load-availability-climbs-while-rates-retreat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/spot-market-load-availability-climbs-while-rates-retreat#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:32:00 +0000 32091 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Track-It RFID data loggers provide option for complying with FSMA http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/track-it-rfid-data-loggers-provide-option-complying-fsma <div class="node-body article-body">Monarch Instrument is offering its Track-It RFID temperature and temperature/humidity data loggers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/track-it-rfid-data-loggers-provide-option-complying-fsma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/track-it-rfid-data-loggers-provide-option-complying-fsma#comments Products Mon, 24 Aug 2015 13:19:00 +0000 32081 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Truck Tonnage Index jumps 2.8% in July after June drop http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-jumps-28-july-after-june-drop <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.8% in July 2015 after a revised drop of 0.4% during June.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-jumps-28-july-after-june-drop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-jumps-28-july-after-june-drop#comments Business Tools Carriers News Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:35:00 +0000 32071 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com IRTA establishes affiliation with Scopelitis http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-establishes-affiliation-scopelitis <div class="node-body article-body">The International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA), a core partner of the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA), has established a special relationship with Scopelitis Garvin Light Hanson & Feary (Scopelitis), a law firm specializing in transportation legal issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-establishes-affiliation-scopelitis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-establishes-affiliation-scopelitis#comments Carriers News Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:29:00 +0000 32061 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Blue Bell ice cream products returning to store shelves http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/blue-bell-ice-cream-products-returning-store-shelves <div class="node-body article-body">Blue Bell Creameries plans to resume ice cream distribution to select markets in Texas and Alabama after sales and production were stopped due to listeria contamination.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/blue-bell-ice-cream-products-returning-store-shelves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/blue-bell-ice-cream-products-returning-store-shelves#comments Dairy Grocery Foodservice News Wed, 19 Aug 2015 14:05:00 +0000 32051 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Barcoding automates Azteca’s pallet-tracking http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/barcoding-automates-azteca-s-pallet-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">Barcoding Inc has successfully automated Azteca Foods Inc’s ability to track and trace pallets moving into its finished goods warehouse.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/barcoding-automates-azteca-s-pallet-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/barcoding-automates-azteca-s-pallet-tracking#comments Business Tools Software Fleet Equipment Foodservice News Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:59:00 +0000 32041 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SkyBitz provides all-in-one Falcon cargo and asset management product http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/skybitz-provides-all-one-falcon-cargo-and-asset-management-product <div class="node-body article-body">SkyBitz, provider of remote asset tracking and information management solutions, has announced the Falcon GXT3100C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/skybitz-provides-all-one-falcon-cargo-and-asset-management-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/skybitz-provides-all-one-falcon-cargo-and-asset-management-product#comments Business Tools Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 18 Aug 2015 15:32:00 +0000 32031 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Raymond Corporation supplies NexSys for battery and charging operations http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/raymond-corporation-supplies-nexsys-battery-and-charging-operations <div class="node-body article-body">The Raymond Corporation is offering the NexSys battery and charger system from EnerSys. This system, sold through Raymond Sales and Service Centers, is available fully installed as well as ready to integrate into existing systems and lift trucks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/raymond-corporation-supplies-nexsys-battery-and-charging-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/raymond-corporation-supplies-nexsys-battery-and-charging-operations#comments Cold Storage Fleet Equipment News Tue, 18 Aug 2015 15:27:00 +0000 32021 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com amp Trillium opens CNG fuel station at Tennessee site http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/amp-trillium-opens-cng-fuel-station-tennessee-site <div class="node-body article-body">amp Trillium LLC, the joint venture between ampCNG and Trillium CNG, has opened a public-access compressed natural gas station in Newport TN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/amp-trillium-opens-cng-fuel-station-tennessee-site" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/amp-trillium-opens-cng-fuel-station-tennessee-site#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Going Green News Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:30:00 +0000 32011 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Futurologist to keynote GCCA Cold Chain Summit http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/futurologist-keynote-gcca-cold-chain-summit <div class="node-body article-body">Clem Sunter, a scenario planner and futurologist from South Africa, will keynote the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) South Africa Cold Chain Summit, to be held October 18-19, 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/futurologist-keynote-gcca-cold-chain-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/futurologist-keynote-gcca-cold-chain-summit#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:25:00 +0000 32001 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Deadline for TRUs, TRU gen-set orders nears http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/deadline-trus-tru-gen-set-orders-nears <div class="node-body article-body">Order compliance technology now for your 2008 transport refrigeration units (TRUs) and TRU generator sets to beat the purchase order deadlines and avoid penalties due to long lead times and backorders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/deadline-trus-tru-gen-set-orders-nears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/deadline-trus-tru-gen-set-orders-nears#comments Emissions Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:04:00 +0000 31991 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com