Cold Storage en IRTA elects officers, directors for 2017-18 <div class="node-body article-body">New officers and directors of the International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA) were announced during a board of directors meeting that took place at the Global Cold Chain Expo in Chicago IL recently.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:04:00 +0000 46211 at Americold breaks ground for new facility in Rochelle IL <div class="node-body article-body">Americold, provider of temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics to the food industry, has broken ground for a new facility at its Rochelle IL campus, adding a 15.5-million-cubic-foot automated facility to its network and further increasing its global capacity.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:16:00 +0000 46191 at <p>From left: Jon Scholtes, field representative for US Rep Adam Kinzinger; Tom Demmer, Illinois state representative; Chet Olson, mayor of Rochelle IL; Fred Boehler, president and CEO of Americold; Sean McCarthy, director, Illinois Department of Commerce &amp; Economic Opportunity; Tim Hinckley, chief commercial officer, Americold; Dan Lundquist, general manager&ndash;Rochelle, Americold.</p> WFLO Institute Latin America graduates its second class <div class="node-body article-body">The fourth annual WFLO Institute Latin America concluded in Mexico City recently with a graduation ceremony for five students who completed this three-year training program for temperature-controlled warehouse operators.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Fri, 25 Aug 2017 13:44:00 +0000 46081 at <p>Graduates from the fourth WFLO Institute Latin America, from left: Manuel Lopez, Precisa Frozen; Octavio Lara, Almafr&iacute;o; Elena Fuenzalida, Precisa Frozen; Debbie Corado, director-GCCA Latin America; Jean Beal de Baena, Dicarina; Dionisio Cos Malpica, Fr&iacute;o Puerto Veracruz.</p> PFS starts building ninth New Jersey-area facility <div class="node-body article-body">Preferred Freezer Services (PFS), a global leader in advanced design and engineered temperature-controlled warehouses, celebrated a facility groundbreaking in Kearny NJ recently.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:03:00 +0000 46031 at Prime completes HighJump WMS implementation <div class="node-body article-body">Prime Distribution Services, an Ascent Global Logistics Company, has completed the implementation of cloud-based HighJump Enterprise Warehouse Management System (WMS) to support the future needs of its clients in an ever-changing retail environment.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Cold Storage News Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:13:00 +0000 45941 at KORE deepens relationship with Cooltrax <div class="node-body article-body">KORE has expanded its partnership with Cooltrax, the provider of real-time cold chain management of fixed, mobile, and product-level assets.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Equipment Cold Storage Refrigeration News Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:21:00 +0000 45911 at Henningsen Cold Storage Co opens facility in Salem OR <div class="node-body article-body">Henningsen Cold Storage Company, a 94-year-old, Oregon family-owned refrigerated warehousing company, recently opened its second facility in Salem OR.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:33:00 +0000 45861 at <p>Full build-out rendering of Henningsen&rsquo;s new facility in Salem OR.</p> Tippmann, Dick Cold Storage break ground on warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">National refrigerated warehouse builder Tippmann Innovation, along with Dick Cold Storage, has broken ground on a new project. Once finished, the new 115,000-square-foot public refrigerated warehouse will utilize the latest frozen food storage innovations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 08 Aug 2017 14:02:00 +0000 45791 at Georgia Ports Authority logs record year, busiest June <div class="node-body article-body">At its July board meeting, the Georgia Ports Authority reported record fiscal year results and approved the purchase of six new ship-to-shore cranes.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Cold Storage News Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:03:00 +0000 45581 at <p>The Georgia Ports Authority has on order 10 new ship-to-shore cranes that will increase vessel loading capacity at the Garden City Terminal to 1,300 containers per hour. (GPA photo)</p> Reefer container service area opens at port in SC <div class="node-body article-body">South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) has opened a new refrigerated container service area in the Port of Charleston, marking a $14 million investment to support growing cold chain business in the Southeast.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:57:00 +0000 45391 at