COLD FACTS, May-June 2014

In this issue of COLD FACTS magazine, read about best practices in transportation, the cold chain industry in Indonesia, and lean management principles.

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On the Cover

From the First Mile to the Last

The first mile and the last mile, or the first stage and last stage of the supply chain in transporting product, is the most critical from...

In the Issue

FDA Releases Sanitary Transportation of Food Rule

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a proposed rule entitled Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food on January 31, 2014...

Indonesia is Attracting Investors

The Indonesian Cold Chain Association (ARPI) will be hosting the “International Indonesia Seafood & Meat (IISM) Conference and Expo...

Improve Customer Service and Reduce Costs with Lean Management Principles

The term “lean” was used by researchers to describe car manufacturer Toyota’s business model in the 1980s. The most basic definition of...

Cool People: J. William (Bill) Hudson

With his retirement behind him in April 2014, GCCA President Emeritus Bill Hudson reflects on his 32 years of service as GCCA President and...

Does Your Roof Have Condensation?

Roof condensation is destructive. If left untreated, or not given the proper maintenance, condensation can destroy an entire roof system....