Literature http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7868/more en Access archives of IIR journal online http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/access-archives-iir-journal-online <div class="node-body article-body">As of January 2017, not only will members of the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) continue to receive the hard copy of the International Journal of Refrigeration (IJR), but IIR membership will now also give members access to the complete archives of the journal online.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/access-archives-iir-journal-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/access-archives-iir-journal-online#comments Business Tools Literature Software Refrigeration News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:55:00 +0000 42931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Benchmarking study covers fleet maintenance http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/benchmarking-study-covers-fleet-maintenance <div class="node-body article-body">FTR and CKCVR have released a new benchmarking study covering fleet maintenance practices including PM intervals, maintenance and repair part and tire costs, preferences for maintenance providers, and replacement part purchases.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/benchmarking-study-covers-fleet-maintenance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/benchmarking-study-covers-fleet-maintenance#comments Business Tools Literature Fleet Equipment News Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:23:00 +0000 42891 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Global cold chain market forecast to reach $271.3 billion by 2022, report says http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/global-cold-chain-market-forecast-reach-2713-billion-2022-report-says <div class="node-body article-body">The global cold chain market is projected to reach $271.3 billion by 2022 in terms of value, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.0% from 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/global-cold-chain-market-forecast-reach-2713-billion-2022-report-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/global-cold-chain-market-forecast-reach-2713-billion-2022-report-says#comments Business Tools Literature Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:00:00 +0000 42851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com List indicates nation’s top truck bottlenecks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/list-indicates-nation-s-top-truck-bottlenecks <div class="node-body article-body">The American Transportation Research Institute has released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/list-indicates-nation-s-top-truck-bottlenecks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/list-indicates-nation-s-top-truck-bottlenecks#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers News Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:53:00 +0000 42631 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com IRTA hosts FDA reps to discuss best practices http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-hosts-fda-reps-discuss-best-practices <div class="node-body article-body">Representatives from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) attended a board of directors meeting for the International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA), a Core Partner of the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) recently.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-hosts-fda-reps-discuss-best-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/irta-hosts-fda-reps-discuss-best-practices#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers Foodservice News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:22:00 +0000 42521 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Pilot study focuses on how investment in cold chain can reduce food loss, CO2E emissions http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/pilot-study-focuses-how-investment-cold-chain-can-reduce-food-loss-co2e-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">Investment in the cold chain—specifically pre-cooling and transport refrigeration equipment—can reduce food loss by 76% and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2E) by 16%.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/pilot-study-focuses-how-investment-cold-chain-can-reduce-food-loss-co2e-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/pilot-study-focuses-how-investment-cold-chain-can-reduce-food-loss-co2e-emissions#comments Business Tools Literature Equipment Cold Storage Foodservice Refrigeration News Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:34:00 +0000 41821 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Investigation focuses on fleet fuel usage http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/investigation-focuses-fleet-fuel-usage <div class="node-body article-body">The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), in conjunction with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) and research sponsor ExxonMobil, has released results of their investigation of fleet fuel economy and fuel usage.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/investigation-focuses-fleet-fuel-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/investigation-focuses-fleet-fuel-usage#comments Business Tools Literature Fuel Savings Vehicles Carriers News Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:44:00 +0000 40981 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Survey shows carriers’ response to ELDs http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/survey-shows-carriers-response-elds <div class="node-body article-body">Transplace announced the results of its Electronic Logging Device (ELD) survey conducted to gain insight into implementation preparedness and expected impact for transportation carriers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/survey-shows-carriers-response-elds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/survey-shows-carriers-response-elds#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers News Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:42:00 +0000 40401 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Cold storage capacity grows steadily http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/cold-storage-capacity-grows-steadily <div class="node-body article-body">The 2016 Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) Global Cold Storage Capacity Report showed that cold storage capacity has experienced steady growth since 2014, the last time the survey was conducted.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/cold-storage-capacity-grows-steadily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/cold-storage-capacity-grows-steadily#comments Business Tools Literature Cold Storage News Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:59:00 +0000 40161 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