By Joel Taylor
On June 6, 2017, the Miami International Airport (MIA), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the International Executive Service Corps (IESC) will hold a fruit and vegetable export conference in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. This conference will focus on explaining and addressing questions related to the regulations and operations of the exportation of fruits and vegetables to the United States. Continue reading
The International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW) and World Food Logistics Organization (WFLO), Core Partners of the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA), began their 126th Convention on Sunday, April 23 in Dana Point, Calif. with a day filled with education and networking. Continue reading
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in collaboration with Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) is organizing a roundtable featuring Mrs. Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Minister of Food Processing Industries, Government of India, on May 10, 2017 in Washington DC. Continue reading
The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) held a webinar on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 to inform its members on efforts to review and reform regulations and the potential impacts on the temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics industry. GCCA Vice President of Government & Legal Affairs Lowell Randel led the discussion on legislative efforts to reform the regulatory process and what this could look like over the next four years. Topics discussed included the budget, regulatory reform, and Trump’s policies on trade and climate. Continue reading
The MCI Group recently announced its first edition of the Middle East North Africa (MENA) Food Cold Chain Forum, scheduled on 16 and 17 May 2017 in Dubai.
The forum is tailored to address the concerns that hinder effective food cold chain practices. With the growing interest in the food sector in the MENA region, the 2017 forum will bring together stakeholders who believe that innovation is the key to strengthening systems and processes. Continue reading