Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en Neos 100S electric reefer unit for LCVs comes to North America http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/neos-100s-electric-reefer-unit-lcvs-comes-north-america <div class="node-body article-body">Florists, grocers, and other businesses that use small refrigerated trucks and delivery vans have a new cooling option from Carrier Transicold: the Neos 100S alternator-driven electric refrigeration unit.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/neos-100s-electric-reefer-unit-lcvs-comes-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/neos-100s-electric-reefer-unit-lcvs-comes-north-america#comments Equipment Fleet Equipment Foodservice Refrigeration News Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:52:00 +0000 40081 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TRU purchase order deadline approaches http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/tru-purchase-order-deadline-approaches <div class="node-body article-body">Order compliance technology now for your 2009 transport refrigeration units (TRUs) to beat purchase order deadlines and to avoid penalties due to manufacturer or installer delays.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/tru-purchase-order-deadline-approaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/tru-purchase-order-deadline-approaches#comments Equipment Fleet Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:12:00 +0000 40071 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Inventory adjustment contributes to July’s tumbling tonnage index http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/inventory-adjustment-contributes-july-s-tumbling-tonnage-index <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 2.1% in July 2016 following a revised 1.6% decline during June.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/inventory-adjustment-contributes-july-s-tumbling-tonnage-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/inventory-adjustment-contributes-july-s-tumbling-tonnage-index#comments Business Tools Carriers News Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:58:00 +0000 40061 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Awards will facilitate compliance with FSMA http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/awards-will-facilitate-compliance-fsma <div class="node-body article-body">Food industry training is critical to successful implementation of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). However, traditional training activities may not work for all groups, and there are instances in which alternate curricula and training delivery are appropriate.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/awards-will-facilitate-compliance-fsma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/awards-will-facilitate-compliance-fsma#comments Foodservice News Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:48:00 +0000 40051 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Acuant, Record360 form a partnership http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/acuant-record360-form-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Acuant, the provider of intelligent data capture and authentication solutions, has partnered with Record360, which offers asset condition reporting for vehicle rental and leasing companies worldwide.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/acuant-record360-form-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/acuant-record360-form-partnership#comments Business Tools Leasing Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:26:00 +0000 40041 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Blue Tree Systems deploys FleetManager.com http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/blue-tree-systems-deploys-fleetmanagercom <div class="node-body article-body">Blue Tree Systems announced the deployment of FleetManager.com, a new analytics platform and information management engine that helps dispatchers, fleet managers, maintenance, or executives get insights they need from their data, regardless of job title, source, or location.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/blue-tree-systems-deploys-fleetmanagercom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/blue-tree-systems-deploys-fleetmanagercom#comments Business Tools Components Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:17:00 +0000 40031 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com GPA chassis pool agreement means reliable fleet access http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/gpa-chassis-pool-agreement-means-reliable-fleet-access <div class="node-body article-body">The Georgia Ports Authority has extended its multiyear agreement with the South Atlantic Chassis Pool of Consolidated Chassis Management (CCM) to provide a “gray” chassis pool, a fleet of chassis that can be used by any trucking line to serve any port terminal in the southeastern United States.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/gpa-chassis-pool-agreement-means-reliable-fleet-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/gpa-chassis-pool-agreement-means-reliable-fleet-access#comments Carriers Cold Storage Fleet Equipment News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:20:00 +0000 40021 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Ho-Chunk unit acquires Riedemann Transport http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/ho-chunk-unit-acquires-riedemann-transport <div class="node-body article-body">Lance Morgan, Ho-Chunk Inc chief executive officer and president, announced that a member of its Flatwater Group division, Flatwater Transportation, acquired Riedemann Transport Inc of Paullina IA.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/ho-chunk-unit-acquires-riedemann-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/ho-chunk-unit-acquires-riedemann-transport#comments Carriers News Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:10:00 +0000 40011 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Lineage Logistics LLC purchases Consolidated Distribution Corporation http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-llc-purchases-consolidated-distribution-corporation <div class="node-body article-body">Lineage Logistics LLC, a warehousing and logistics company backed by Bay Grove, has acquired Consolidated Distribution Corporation (CDC), a third-party logistics and redistribution company headquartered in Lombard IL.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-llc-purchases-consolidated-distribution-corporation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-llc-purchases-consolidated-distribution-corporation#comments Carriers Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:13:00 +0000 40001 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SuperValu agrees to supply The Fresh Market http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/supervalu-agrees-supply-fresh-market <div class="node-body article-body">SuperValu Inc and The Fresh Market Inc have reached a long-term supply agreement for SuperValu to serve as a grocery wholesaler and distributor to The Fresh Market.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/supervalu-agrees-supply-fresh-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/supervalu-agrees-supply-fresh-market#comments Grocery Foodservice News Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:04:00 +0000 39991 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Teletrac Navman DIRECTOR tracks assets, collects data http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/teletrac-navman-director-tracks-assets-collects-data <div class="node-body article-body">Teletrac Navman has released its software platform, Teletrac Navman DIRECTOR, that intelligently tracks assets and collects data to meet a range of business needs and to drive enhanced productivity for customers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/teletrac-navman-director-tracks-assets-collects-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/teletrac-navman-director-tracks-assets-collects-data#comments Products Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:13:00 +0000 39981 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Drone use hits new heights with 7-Eleven food delivery http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/drone-use-hits-new-heights-7-eleven-food-delivery <div class="node-body article-body">Convenience retailer 7 Eleven and Flirtey, an independent drone delivery service, have completed the first fully autonomous drone delivery to a customer’s residence.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/drone-use-hits-new-heights-7-eleven-food-delivery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/drone-use-hits-new-heights-7-eleven-food-delivery#comments Fleet Equipment Foodservice News Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:25:00 +0000 39971 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com eNow receives grant for electric reefer unit http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-receives-grant-electric-reefer-unit <div class="node-body article-body">eNow has received a $400,000 grant from the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District (SJVAPCD) to deploy its air pollution- and greenhouse gas-reducing solar panel solutions in the area’s transportation networks.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-receives-grant-electric-reefer-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-receives-grant-electric-reefer-unit#comments Emissions Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:15:00 +0000 39961 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Kottke Trucking acquires OTR division of Walbon & Co http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/kottke-trucking-acquires-otr-division-walbon-co <div class="node-body article-body">Kottke Trucking Inc has purchased Walbon & Company Inc’s over-the-road operations including Walbon’s routes, trucks, trailers, and Wildwood FL-based terminal.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/kottke-trucking-acquires-otr-division-walbon-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/kottke-trucking-acquires-otr-division-walbon-co#comments Carriers News Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:18:00 +0000 39951 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Perdue Farms renews Special Olympics support http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/perdue-farms-renews-special-olympics-support <div class="node-body article-body">Perdue Farms, through a $5,000 grant funded by the Franklin P and Arthur W Perdue Foundation, has renewed its commitment for Special Olympics Delaware and the World’s Largest Truck Convoy scheduled for Saturday, September 24 at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington DE.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/perdue-farms-renews-special-olympics-support" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/perdue-farms-renews-special-olympics-support#comments Meat Foodservice News Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:11:00 +0000 39941 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Federal agencies complete fuel efficiency standards http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/federal-agencies-complete-fuel-efficiency-standards <div class="node-body article-body">The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) jointly completed standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles that will improve fuel efficiency and cut carbon pollution.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/federal-agencies-complete-fuel-efficiency-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/federal-agencies-complete-fuel-efficiency-standards#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Carriers Fleet Equipment Going Green News Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:05:00 +0000 39931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com IRTA provides safe food transport resources http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-provides-safe-food-transport-resources <div class="node-body article-body">The International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA), a Core Partner of the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA), has released three resources to help support industry compliance with the Sanitary Transportation of Food Regulation.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-provides-safe-food-transport-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-provides-safe-food-transport-resources#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers Foodservice News Wed, 17 Aug 2016 13:48:00 +0000 39921 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Fleetio Go puts power in user’s pocket http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/fleetio-go-puts-power-user-s-pocket <div class="node-body article-body">Fleetio has introduced Fleetio Go, a native mobile app that allows fleet operations teams to put the power of fleet management software in their pockets.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/fleetio-go-puts-power-user-s-pocket" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/fleetio-go-puts-power-user-s-pocket#comments Business Tools Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0000 39911 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com AccellosOne WMS integrates with Sage http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/accellosone-wms-integrates-sage <div class="node-body article-body">HighJump, a provider of supply chain management systems, announced that the AccellosOne Warehouse Management System (WMS) can now seamlessly integrate with Sage X3 ERP (enterprise resource planning).</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/accellosone-wms-integrates-sage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/accellosone-wms-integrates-sage#comments Business Tools Software Cold Storage News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:22:00 +0000 39901 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com MTC's Port of Wilmington facility earns recertification http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/mtcs-port-wilmington-facility-earns-recertification <div class="node-body article-body">MTC Logistics announced it has earned a recertification through the British Retail Consortium (BRC) under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) for its Port of Wilmington, Delaware, distribution center—achieving a perfect score.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/mtcs-port-wilmington-facility-earns-recertification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/mtcs-port-wilmington-facility-earns-recertification#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:17:00 +0000 39891 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com PFS, Orca Bay Seafoods develop new center http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/pfs-orca-bay-seafoods-develop-new-center <div class="node-body article-body">Preferred Freezer Services (PFS) announces the development of a new 314,424-square-foot, state-of-the-art warehousing, distribution, and processing center in Federal Way WA.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/pfs-orca-bay-seafoods-develop-new-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/pfs-orca-bay-seafoods-develop-new-center#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:10:00 +0000 39881 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot truckload market rates remain in a holding pattern http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-market-rates-remain-holding-pattern <div class="node-body article-body">The number of available loads on the spot truckload market fell 3.9% during the week ending August 6, 2016, while rates held steady despite a reduction in the average fuel surcharge, reported DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-market-rates-remain-holding-pattern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-market-rates-remain-holding-pattern#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:01:00 +0000 39871 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com IIR creates group on refrigeration careers http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/iir-creates-group-refrigeration-careers <div class="node-body article-body">The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) has announced its new Working Group on Careers in Refrigeration (CaRe), chaired by Dr Catarina Marques.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/iir-creates-group-refrigeration-careers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/iir-creates-group-refrigeration-careers#comments Cold Storage Refrigeration News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:50:00 +0000 39861 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hyster Battery Tracker lets users take charge of maintenance data http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/hyster-battery-tracker-lets-users-take-charge-maintenance-data <div class="node-body article-body">Hyster Battery Tracker with Powered by PosiCharge technology is a new battery management solution that monitors battery health and usage to help ensure proper maintenance and warranty compliance tracking.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/hyster-battery-tracker-lets-users-take-charge-maintenance-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/hyster-battery-tracker-lets-users-take-charge-maintenance-data#comments Products Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:15:00 +0000 39851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Related Industry Events http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar <div class="node-body article-body">Event Calendar</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar#comments Resources Mon, 15 Aug 2016 13:00:00 +0000 16868 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Cavalier Produce opens cold storage food warehouse http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/cavalier-produce-opens-cold-storage-food-warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">When faced with the challenge of sourcing a specialty cooling contractor to design and develop its new cold storage food warehouse, Virginia-based Cavalier Produce crossed several state lines and selected Tippmann Innovation (TI) of Fort Wayne IN.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/cavalier-produce-opens-cold-storage-food-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/cavalier-produce-opens-cold-storage-food-warehouse#comments Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:29:00 +0000 39841 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com CSTK building new facility in Park City KS http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/cstk-building-new-facility-park-city-ks <div class="node-body article-body">CSTK Inc, a diversified distributor of transportation, construction, communications equipment and related services, has retained Davidson Architecture & Engineering and Crossland Construction Company Inc to design and build a new 22,000-square-foot facility in Park City KS.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/cstk-building-new-facility-park-city-ks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/cstk-building-new-facility-park-city-ks#comments Dealers Equipment Refrigeration News Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:22:00 +0000 39831 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com LTL Motor Carrier seeks Partner http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/ltl-motor-carrier-seeks-partner <div class="node-body page-body">An established, 30 year old financially sound refrigerated LTL motor carrier with a strong presence in the mid-West and Northeast (especially NYC) seeks partner motor carrier</div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/ltl-motor-carrier-seeks-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Classifieds Wed, 10 Aug 2016 20:17:10 +0000 39821 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Ryder's NGV fleet surpasses 100-million-mile landmark http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryders-ngv-fleet-surpasses-100-million-mile-landmark <div class="node-body article-body">Ryder System Inc announced its fleet of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) has surpassed 100 million miles of operations, making it the first commercial fleet outsourcing provider to reach this significant milestone.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryders-ngv-fleet-surpasses-100-million-mile-landmark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryders-ngv-fleet-surpasses-100-million-mile-landmark#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Leasing Fleet Equipment Going Green News Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:51:00 +0000 39811 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com National Truck Driving Championships get in gear http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-championships-get-gear <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations is hosting the 79th annual National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships, taking place August 10-13, 2016, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-championships-get-gear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-championships-get-gear#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:45:00 +0000 39801 at 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