Cold Storage en Georgia ports set new standard for total tonnage <div class="node-body article-body">The Georgia Ports Authority handled 333,006 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) in April 2017, an increase of 11.7%, or 34,966 TEUs, compared with the same month a year ago.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Cold Storage News Thu, 25 May 2017 14:00:00 +0000 44601 at <p>During the 30 hours the COSCO Development was in dock at the Port of Savannah, six cranes moved more than 9,700 TEUs on and off the vessel, with a net berth productivity of 220 boxes per hour. (Georgia Ports Authority/Stephen B Morton)</p> Sysco begins expanding Atlanta facility <div class="node-body article-body">Sysco Corporation plans to expand its Sysco Atlanta (GA) facility. The company will host state and local officials, Sysco associates and other members of the community at a groundbreaking ceremony.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 17 May 2017 13:53:00 +0000 44461 at Crown debuts automation technologies <div class="node-body article-body">Crown Equipment Corporation has announced two new components within its automation solutions portfolio designed to help increase throughput capacities, optimize facilities to meet changing market conditions and mitigate business disruptions.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Cold Storage Fleet Equipment News Tue, 16 May 2017 17:57:00 +0000 44451 at IARW, WFLO choose officers, board members for 2017-18 <div class="node-body article-body">New officers and board members of both the IARW and WFLO were chosen during a general session at the 126th annual IARW-WFLO Convention in Dana Point CA recently.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Thu, 11 May 2017 13:54:00 +0000 44371 at <p>From left: Nick Pedneault, WFLO chairman, Congebec Logistics; Paul Henningsen, WFLO vice-chairman, Henningsen Cold Storage; Don Dick, WFLO treasurer, Dick Cold Storage; Doug Harrison, IARW vice-chairman, VersaCold Logistics Services; Andy Janson, IARW treasurer, Hanson Logistics; and David O&rsquo;Brien, IARW chairman, Doboy Cold Stores.</p> Global Cold Chain Expo keynote speaker named <div class="node-body article-body">Doug Rauch, former president of Trader Joe’s, will deliver the keynote at the 2017 Global Cold Chain Expo, United Fresh and International Floriculture Expo Joint Opening General Session, set for June 14.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 09 May 2017 14:31:00 +0000 44311 at Allen Lund, Santos International establish TransKool joint venture <div class="node-body article-body">Allen Lund Company and Santos International have established a new company, TransKool Solutions. This joint venture represents a pooling of expertise to establish a supply chain process for produce LTL services.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 03 May 2017 14:10:00 +0000 44261 at Americold purchases its second temp-controlled facility in San Antonio TX <div class="node-body article-body">Americold has completed the purchase of the temperature-controlled storage facility at 5711 FM 78 in San Antonio TX, adding another state-of-the-art food distribution center to its network.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:04:00 +0000 44081 at Don Schlimme Award winner is announced <div class="node-body article-body">The World Food Logistics Organization (WFLO) develops talent for the cold chain industry through the Don Schlimme Future Leader Award program, which is held during the WFLO Institute East.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Fri, 14 Apr 2017 14:24:00 +0000 43881 at Domino’s Pizza group delivers Americold an award <div class="node-body article-body">Americold announced that its key quick-service restaurant (QSR) partner, Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd (DPE), has awarded it the Business Partner of the Year–Supply Chain 2016 award in recognition of Americold’s levels of service.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:33:00 +0000 43851 at Frozen Food Hall of Fame adds members <div class="node-body article-body">The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) and the National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) announced that three industry leaders were honored as recipients of the Frozen Food Hall of Fame Award recently.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:17:00 +0000 43791 at