About GCCA United States

GCCA United States represents over 1,200 warehouse members, refrigerated transportation companies, controlled environment building companies and cold chain equipment suppliers across the country. The United States is host to educational programs, such as GCCA Convention, CEBA Conference & Expo and two GCCF Cold Chain Institute programs, as well as regional Cold Chain Connection networking opportunities.

Additional member services include advocacy efforts, access to the scientific advisory council and international projects. The United States is also the location of GCCA Headquarters in Arlington, VA.


Industry resources for members located in the United States.

May 22, 2024

Webinar Recording: An Introduction to the GCCA Cold Chain Transportation – Best Practice Guide

Speakers:   Lowell Randel – SVP Government and Regulatory Affairs, GCCA  Don Durm – Chairman GCCA Transportation Board  Kris…

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May 22, 2024

Cold Chain – Transportation Best Practices

This guide is free to all industry stakeholders. If you are a member of the media or are…

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April 26, 2024

Protected: 2024 GCCA Southeastern Cold Chain Connection Presentations

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Latest News

View the latest news from GCCA and the cold chain industry in the U.S.

Recent Projects

Learn about the impact GCCA is making in the U.S.

2024 - Present

Storage Through Organized Refrigeration (STOR) App

Country: United States GCCF is working alongside GCCA member Warehouses4Good to develop a pilot smartphone app that will…

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WWF Food Loss

Country: United States GCCF conducted field studies to estimate on-farm losses for various types of products, farm sizes…

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WWF Food Loss – Peaches and Tomatoes

Country: United States GCCF carried out an exhaustive literature review as well as industry interviews to create a…

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Latest Events

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Don Schlimme

Future Leader Award

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See GCCA Staff and Board Members
in the United States.

Shane Brennan


Chase Deaton


Karen Reece