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International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses Celebrates 125 Years of Excellence

IARW_notitle_125AnniveraryIn April 2016, the International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW) celebrates its 125th anniversary.

A Core Partner of the Global Cold Chain Alliance, the story of IARW begins in 1891, when 16 men, five of whom represented refrigerated warehouses, met at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Chicago. At this very first conference, close to the beginning of the 20th century, the attendees recognized the importance of warehousing and determined to join together to form the first public warehouse group.  Read more…