COLD FACTS, September-October 2014

CFSO14_CoverIn this issue, learn about the latest trend in the cold chain industry – mini-penthouses – and get an in-depth look at changes to PSM and RMP regulations, how consumer demand is driving reefer shipping, and expansion at the Port of Cartagena.

On the Cover

Mini-Penthouses: Good Things Come in Small Packages

Construction cost savings and long-term energy savings are just a few benefits.

In the Issue

Changes Impacting Chemical Facilities Recommended

Presidential Working Group proposes changes to PSM and RMP regulations.

Pre-Employment Assessment is Key to Effective Recruiting

Supply Chain Operations Committee develops pre-employment assessment template to help vet candidates.

Port of Cartagena Plans Expansion of Cold Chain Capabilities

Technology and strategic Caribbean location ensure future growth.

Global Demand Driving Reefer Shipping

Worldwide consumer demand for convenient perishable food products bodes well for continuing growth in reefer shipping volume.

Cool People: Walter Maves

An interview with Walter Maves, CEO of Maves International Software and an IARW Associate Member for nearly 40 years.

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