In this issue, discover how U.S. ports and cold chain operations are preparing for the expansion of the Panama Canal in 2014.
On the Cover
Ships with triple the current capacity will transit the Panama Canal starting in 2014. Will U.S. ports and the cold chain infrastructure be ready?
By Alexandra Walsh
In the Issue
IRTA raises concerns about proposed changes to hours-of-service rules for truck drivers
By Lowell Randel
Delivering aid to disaster-stricken areas around the world isn’t always easy. But it could be.
By Benjamin Milk
Energy costs are among the most controllable expenses in a refrigerated warehouse, yet are often unmanaged. Here’s how to get a handle on them to save money.
By Marcus Wilcox
Construction can be a dangerous occupation, but it doesn’t have to be. Learn how to protect workers on the job site.
By Bob Hennessey and Jake Stefan
Chuck Aldredge, Aldredge & Associates –Consultants to the U.S. Consumer, Packaged Goods Industry