What will it cost to freeze product? How much time will it take to freeze product? What’s the shelf-life of a product? That’s just a sampling of the innumerable factors refrigerated warehouse managers must consider when accepting new food products.
World Food Logistics Organization (WFLO), a Core Partner of the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA), Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) member Dr. Dennis Heldman showcased the Food Freezing and Storage Calculator during a recent GCCA webinar.
The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) is excited to host a Cold Chain Pavilion at the 2017 CSCMP Edge Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition. Taking place September 24-26 in Atlanta, Georgia, the CSCMP Supply Chain Exchange gives attendees the opportunity to meet and network with suppliers offering cutting edge solutions to a wide range of supply chain challenges. Continue reading
The volunteer period for the 2017-2018 Committees is now open! Volunteer now. Committee service offers members the opportunity to engage in focused, high-level strategic discussions about the industry and/or association programs. This is a unique chance for you to learn from your peers while giving back to the association by sharing your time and experience.
Committee member terms last for one year. The deadline to volunteer for the 2017-2018 Committees is September 30. Continue reading
As we recover from Hurricane Harvey and preparations begin for Hurricane Irma, GCCA members are asking for help in locating generators. Please contact GCCA Manager of Marketing & Communications Stu Kushner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-373-4300 ext. 208 with any information on where members can secure such assets.
Since 2016, the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) has partnered with the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) to provide technical assistance to cold storage companies in Nigeria. The interest and support from GCCA membership has already resulted in four companies receiving guidance and advice from GCCA members with two more planned for September.
Conestoga Cold Storage President Greg Laurin (left) and Chairman Larry Laurin (second from left) speak with ColdHubs representatives in Owerri, Nigeria.