Preferred Freezer Services expands in China

Chatham, NJ, US: Preferred Freezer Services is to target China for growth of temperature controlled transport services.

Preferred Freezer Services, which designs, builds and operates temperature-controlled warehouses, plans to have 14 locations in China. The targeted cities include Beijing, Tianjin, Shenzhen and Shanghai.

Two fully automated 44,000sq metre facilities in Shanghai at Lingang Logistics Park and Wai Gao Qiao are due to open later this year.

Tim McLellan, managing director, International Business Development, Preferred Freezer Services says: “Current PFS customers in the US who value our business model are delighted to know they can expand into China and receive the same dedicated first-class service and premium quality cold chain solutions to fulfil their China business needs.

“Even more important, are the domestic Chinese companies who understand Preferred Freezer Services commitment to building and managing state-of-the-art temperature-controlled warehouses and how valuable our model will be to helping China meet its demands for properly-handled food products.”

A report by McKinsey Global Institute (11 March 2011) said that China accounts for nine of the ten urban areas that will experience the highest GDP growth from 2007 to 2025. Given China’s forecasted economic growth figures, there is an increasing demand for safe handling and overall higher food quality. This includes import and export of prepared and frozen convenience foods.


Carrier webinar on electrification in the cold chain

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA: Carrier is hosting a free webinar on electric transport refrigeration technologies that advance a sustainable cold chain. The one-hour webinar …


Carrier’s Lynx takes Edison Award for innovation

Palm Beach, California, USA: Carrier’s Lynx digital platform, a finalist in the Edison Awards, has won a silver ranking for excellence in the supply chain …


Carrier Transicold’s Electric E-Cool drives sustainable Transport

Long Beach, California, USA:  Carrier Transicold used the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo to show its range of electric transport refrigeration and cooling products as part of …


Reliable Healthcare upgrades warehouse controls

Chicago, Illinois, USA: “Digitization will enable us to gain operational efficiency for both labor and physical space and monitor operations more accurately,” says Gary Teleky, …


© 2022 Global Cold Chain News | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy
Commercial Transport Publishing Limited, registered in England and Wales, Company No: 6453302. Registered Office: 7 Diddenham Court, Lambwood Hill, Grazeley, Reading RG7 1JQ