Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en Sygic Truck Navigation application now provided for North America http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/sygic-truck-navigation-application-now-provided-north-america <div class="node-body article-body">Sygic announces a new update for its truck navigation application.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/sygic-truck-navigation-application-now-provided-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/sygic-truck-navigation-application-now-provided-north-america#comments Software Carriers News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:25:00 +0000 25641 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Pegasus TransTech has TRANSFLO Mobile+ smartphone application http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/pegasus-transtech-has-transflo-mobile-smartphone-application <div class="node-body article-body">Pegasus TransTech announced the release of a new smartphone application, TRANSFLO Mobile+.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/pegasus-transtech-has-transflo-mobile-smartphone-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/pegasus-transtech-has-transflo-mobile-smartphone-application#comments Software Carriers News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:20:00 +0000 25631 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com ATA forecasts trucking industry growth will stay in the fast lane http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/ata-forecasts-trucking-industry-growth-will-stay-fast-lane <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations (ATA) has released the latest edition of its look ahead at the future of freight. ATA US Freight Transportation Forecast to 2025 shows continued growth for not just the trucking industry, but also for the freight economy overall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/ata-forecasts-trucking-industry-growth-will-stay-fast-lane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/literature/ata-forecasts-trucking-industry-growth-will-stay-fast-lane#comments Literature Carriers News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:09:00 +0000 25621 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com MTC Logistics facility receives safety certification http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/mtc-logistics-facility-receives-safety-certification <div class="node-body article-body">MTC Logistics announced that it has earned a certification through the British Retail Consortium (BRC) under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) for its Port of Wilmington DE distribution center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/mtc-logistics-facility-receives-safety-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/mtc-logistics-facility-receives-safety-certification#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:04:00 +0000 25611 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Cryoport teams with DHL to enhance logistics offerings http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/cryoport-teams-dhl-enhance-logistics-offerings <div class="node-body article-body">Cryoport Inc, the provider of advanced cryogenic logistics solutions, has partnered with LifeConEx, a part of DHL Global Forwarding, to enhance and supplement DHL’s cold chain logistics offerings to its life sciences and healthcare customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/cryoport-teams-dhl-enhance-logistics-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/cryoport-teams-dhl-enhance-logistics-offerings#comments Equipment Carriers Cold Storage News Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:01:00 +0000 25601 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TrakLok International adds new features to cargo security platform http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/traklok-international-adds-new-features-cargo-security-platform <div class="node-body article-body">TrakLok International LLC, a cargo security firm specializing in trailer and container security, has added new features to its cargo security platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/traklok-international-adds-new-features-cargo-security-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/traklok-international-adds-new-features-cargo-security-platform#comments Products Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:23:00 +0000 25591 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com DAT spot market freight rates accelerate 50% in June http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dat-spot-market-freight-rates-accelerate-50-june <div class="node-body article-body">Continuing a pattern for 2014, truckload freight availability remained elevated on the spot market in June 2014, according to the DAT North American Freight Index, up 50% from the previous year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dat-spot-market-freight-rates-accelerate-50-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dat-spot-market-freight-rates-accelerate-50-june#comments Software Carriers News Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:02:00 +0000 25581 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Intelligent Lighting benefits Swire Cold Storage http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/intelligent-lighting-benefits-swire-cold-storage <div class="node-body article-body">With a network of temperature-controlled facilities spanning more than 68 million cubic feet across Australia, Swire Cold Storage provides logistics services and supply chain solutions including temperature-controlled warehousing, refrigerated transport, and distribution services to a range of businesses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/intelligent-lighting-benefits-swire-cold-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/intelligent-lighting-benefits-swire-cold-storage#comments Cold Storage Going Green News Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:58:00 +0000 25571 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Chiquita, Port of Wilmington extend “fruitful” relationship http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/chiquita-port-wilmington-extend-fruitful-relationship <div class="node-body article-body">Chiquita Brands and the Diamond State Port Corporation (DSPC) reached an agreement recently by which Chiquita will continue to use the Port of Wilmington DE as its mid-Atlantic distribution hub for the next five years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/chiquita-port-wilmington-extend-fruitful-relationship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/chiquita-port-wilmington-extend-fruitful-relationship#comments Carriers Produce Foodservice News Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:49:00 +0000 25561 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Cleveland OH food bank integrates AiroCide air sanitation technology http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/cleveland-oh-food-bank-integrates-airocide-air-sanitation-technology <div class="node-body article-body">KES Science & Technology Inc announced that Greater Cleveland Food Bank has integrated the NASA-developed AiroCide food safety preventive controls air sanitation technology into its food distribution center in Cleveland OH.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/cleveland-oh-food-bank-integrates-airocide-air-sanitation-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/cleveland-oh-food-bank-integrates-airocide-air-sanitation-technology#comments Equipment Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:54:00 +0000 25551 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com XRS Corp debuts Trip Management, enhances overall system performance http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/xrs-corp-debuts-trip-management-enhances-overall-system-performance <div class="node-body article-body">XRS Corporation, a provider of mobile trucking intelligence systems, has announced its latest software release.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/xrs-corp-debuts-trip-management-enhances-overall-system-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/xrs-corp-debuts-trip-management-enhances-overall-system-performance#comments Software News Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:49:00 +0000 25541 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Lineage Logistics acquires two cold storage facilities http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-acquires-two-cold-storage-facilities <div class="node-body article-body">Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company backed by Bay Grove, has acquired two cold storage facilities in Santa Cruz County (CA) from Dreisbach Enterprises. Financial terms of the transactions were not disclosed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-acquires-two-cold-storage-facilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-acquires-two-cold-storage-facilities#comments Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:11:00 +0000 25531 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com ConAgra celebrates Lamb Weston plant expansion http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/conagra-celebrates-lamb-weston-plant-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">ConAgra Foods Inc joined with community and civic leaders to celebrate the completed expansion of its Lamb Weston frozen potato facility in Boardman OR recently. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/conagra-celebrates-lamb-weston-plant-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/conagra-celebrates-lamb-weston-plant-expansion#comments Produce Foodservice News Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:05:00 +0000 25521 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Preferred Freezer Services expands in South Florida http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/preferred-freezer-services-expands-south-florida <div class="node-body article-body">Preferred Freezer Services (PFS), provider of advanced design and engineered temperature-controlled warehouses, announces the newest addition to its continually expanding footprint in South Florida.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/preferred-freezer-services-expands-south-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/preferred-freezer-services-expands-south-florida#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:24:00 +0000 25511 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Dockzilla mobile yard ramps, portable loading docks boost productivity http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/dockzilla-mobile-yard-ramps-portable-loading-docks-boost-productivity <div class="node-body article-body">Leum Engineering Inc is heating up the loading dock industry with the official launch of the Dockzilla family of mobile yard ramps and portable loading docks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/dockzilla-mobile-yard-ramps-portable-loading-docks-boost-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/dockzilla-mobile-yard-ramps-portable-loading-docks-boost-productivity#comments Products Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:30:00 +0000 25501 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Randall Access Products takes innovation on the road http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/components/randall-access-products-takes-innovation-road <div class="node-body article-body">Randall Access Products, a division of Randall Manufacturing, is taking its line of walkramps, steps, and the soon-to-be-released side door platform on a road tour.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/components/randall-access-products-takes-innovation-road" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/components/randall-access-products-takes-innovation-road#comments Components Foodservice News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:03:00 +0000 25491 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com United Fresh forms partnership with NACS http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/united-fresh-forms-partnership-nacs <div class="node-body article-body">United Fresh Produce Association and the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) have announced a new partnership to significantly increase the sales of fresh produce in convenience stores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/united-fresh-forms-partnership-nacs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/united-fresh-forms-partnership-nacs#comments Produce Foodservice News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:59:00 +0000 25481 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Port of Savannah GA to take part in USDA pilot program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/port-savannah-ga-take-part-usda-pilot-program <div class="node-body article-body">South American citrus, grapes, and blueberries will arrive sooner and last longer for consumers in the southeastern United States thanks to the Georgia Ports Authority’s participation in a US Department of Agriculture (USDA) pilot program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/port-savannah-ga-take-part-usda-pilot-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/produce/port-savannah-ga-take-part-usda-pilot-program#comments Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:49:00 +0000 25471 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot rates soar leading up to Fourth of July http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/spot-rates-soar-leading-fourth-july <div class="node-body article-body">With activity curtailed by the Independence Day holiday, demand and capacity on the spot truckload market declined during the week ending July 5 while the average van rate surged to an all-time high, according to DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/spot-rates-soar-leading-fourth-july" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/spot-rates-soar-leading-fourth-july#comments Software Carriers News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:44:00 +0000 25461 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Carrier deploys VeriWise Intermodal Cellular container management system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/carrier-deploys-veriwise-intermodal-cellular-container-management-system <div class="node-body article-body">ID Systems, a provider of wireless M2M asset management solutions, has entered into a contract with one of the largest truckload carriers in North America to deploy its VeriWise Intermodal Cellular container management system on a fleet of intermodal containers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/carrier-deploys-veriwise-intermodal-cellular-container-management-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/carrier-deploys-veriwise-intermodal-cellular-container-management-system#comments Software Carriers News Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:07:00 +0000 25451 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com CTAS 7.0 Reefer system automates monitoring of containers in ports http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/ctas-70-reefer-system-automates-monitoring-containers-ports <div class="node-body article-body">Port and container terminal process automation specialist Identec Solutions has announced the release of CTAS 7.0 Reefer, its latest generation real-time wireless monitoring and control system for refrigerated containers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/ctas-70-reefer-system-automates-monitoring-containers-ports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/ctas-70-reefer-system-automates-monitoring-containers-ports#comments Equipment Software News Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:03:00 +0000 25441 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Near-zero-emission clean diesel trucks filling US roads http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/emissions/near-zero-emission-clean-diesel-trucks-filling-us-roads <div class="node-body article-body">More than one-third of all medium- and heavy-duty commercial trucks registered in the United States—2.9 million of 8.8 million trucks—are now equipped with newer technology clean diesel engines, according to new data compiled by HIS Automotive for the Diesel Technology Forum (DTF).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/emissions/near-zero-emission-clean-diesel-trucks-filling-us-roads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/emissions/near-zero-emission-clean-diesel-trucks-filling-us-roads#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles News Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:45:00 +0000 25431 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com NORPAC Foods, Henningsen open cold storage facility http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/norpac-foods-henningsen-open-cold-storage-facility <div class="node-body article-body">NORPAC Foods Inc and Henningsen Cold Storage Co celebrated their new 225,000-square-foot frozen food storage and distribution facility with an open house for its farmer-owners, employees, partners, and civic officials recently.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/norpac-foods-henningsen-open-cold-storage-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/norpac-foods-henningsen-open-cold-storage-facility#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:27:00 +0000 25421 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Immudex selects Cryoport to manage logistics http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/immudex-selects-cryoport-manage-logistics <div class="node-body article-body">Cryoport Inc has been chosen by Immudex to support its global distribution of biological materials and samples for proficiency panels to and from Immudex’s production and research facilities and customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/immudex-selects-cryoport-manage-logistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/immudex-selects-cryoport-manage-logistics#comments Software Carriers News Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:19:00 +0000 25411 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Pentalift hydraulic dock leveler relieves safety, operational concerns http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/pentalift-hydraulic-dock-leveler-relieves-safety-operational-concerns <div class="node-body article-body">When an international trading manufacturer of electronic components contacted a Pentalift distributor with a unique loading dock application, Pentalift’s in-house engineers designed a dock leveler for its specific needs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/pentalift-hydraulic-dock-leveler-relieves-safety-operational-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/pentalift-hydraulic-dock-leveler-relieves-safety-operational-concerns#comments Products Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:14:00 +0000 25401 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com DHL expands its Thermonet network, adds 13 locations http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dhl-expands-its-thermonet-network-adds-13-locations <div class="node-body article-body">DHL Global Forwarding has expanded its service offerings for the life sciences and healthcare industry in 13 locations in the Americas, adding to the company’s worldwide Thermonet network of certified life sciences stations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dhl-expands-its-thermonet-network-adds-13-locations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dhl-expands-its-thermonet-network-adds-13-locations#comments Equipment Carriers News Thu, 03 Jul 2014 13:44:00 +0000 25391 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Class 4 vehicle aims to combine CNG, PHEV technology benefits http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/class-4-vehicle-aims-combine-cng-phev-technology-benefits <div class="node-body article-body">Efficient Drivetrains Inc (EDI), a provider of plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) and continuously variable transmission systems, announced a partnership to develop a Class 4 vehicle that combines the benefits of compressed natural gas (CNG) and PHEV technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/class-4-vehicle-aims-combine-cng-phev-technology-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/class-4-vehicle-aims-combine-cng-phev-technology-benefits#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles News Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:05:00 +0000 25381 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com LoJack SCI, Locus Traxx form alliance to aid supply chain, cargo security http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/lojack-sci-locus-traxx-form-alliance-aid-supply-chain-cargo-security <div class="node-body article-body">SC-integrity Inc (LoJack SCI) and Locus Traxx Worldwide announce an alliance to advance and bolster supply chain and cargo shipment security and efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/lojack-sci-locus-traxx-form-alliance-aid-supply-chain-cargo-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/lojack-sci-locus-traxx-form-alliance-aid-supply-chain-cargo-security#comments Software Carriers News Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:09:00 +0000 25371 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Logistic Dynamics Inc mobile app now available for free download http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/logistic-dynamics-inc-mobile-app-now-available-free-download <div class="node-body article-body">Logistic Dynamics Inc (LDi), a Buffalo NY-based third-party logistics (3PL) provider, announced that its mobile application, LDiAgentMate, is available for download by LDi freight brokers through the website <a href="http://www.LogisticDynamics.com" title="www.LogisticDynamics.com">www.LogisticDynamics.com</a>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/logistic-dynamics-inc-mobile-app-now-available-free-download" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/software/logistic-dynamics-inc-mobile-app-now-available-free-download#comments Software Carriers News Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:05:00 +0000 25361 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Estes Express enhances fuel economy with T680s http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/estes-express-enhances-fuel-economy-t680s <div class="node-body article-body">To help realize greater fuel efficiency, Estes Express Lines has ordered a total of 420 Kenworth T680s—including some with the Paccar MX-13 engine—in the past year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/estes-express-enhances-fuel-economy-t680s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fuel-savings/estes-express-enhances-fuel-economy-t680s#comments Fuel Savings Vehicles Produce Foodservice News Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:10:00 +0000 25351 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com