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3PL Cold Storage – The Critical Control Point in the Cold Chain

Let’s start with a technical definition! According to Wikipedia, an unbroken cold chain is “an uninterrupted series of storage and distribution activities which maintain a given temperature range.” Putting that into perspective for consumers in a grocery store, Coors Brewing … Continue reading

Container Weight Rules and Your 3PL Frozen Warehouse

The chatter on warehouse docks and in supply-chain and cold-chain command centers throughout the world is always buzzing with the “news of the day” or with the pros and cons of a new work rule or regulation. What might appear … Continue reading

Cold Storage Selection Criteria in Miami, FL

Have you ever lain awake at night trying to make a decision, your mind shuffling through all of the different options you can choose from? You could be pondering a decision as simple as what to wear to work tomorrow or it could involve … Continue reading

Truck Driver Shortages and Regional Third-Party Warehouses

Headline after headline highlights the current and impending doom of the nationwide driver shortage facing the trucking industry across the United States. Brad Jacobs, CEO of XPO Logistics, is building his company on the belief the “mother of all capacity crunches” … Continue reading

Frozen Food Warehousing: Finding the Right Partner

Frozen food fulfillment services require a higher level of care and management than other types of goods. Food must be stored at the correct temperatures, shipped with consideration of the “best by” dates, and placed in appropriate containers for shipping. Therefore, … Continue reading

Selecting the Best Food Grade Warehouse Partner

The storage, warehousing and fulfillment of food and beverage products require attention to humidity and temperature, pest control, expiration dates, hygiene, and a number of other considerations. The success of your product management depends on choosing the right warehouse provider. … Continue reading

Improving Chemical Warehouse EH&S Management

More than just meeting regulations, strong Environmental, Health, and Safety (EH&S) Management in your chemical warehouse is integral to your business success. EH&S management is a ubiquitous part of modern business. But don’t think of chemical warehouse EH&S management as … Continue reading

Palisades Logistics Announces Brokers Logistics as its Newest Partner

Palisades Logistics Announces Brokers Logistics as its Newest Partner Palisades Logistics is pleased to announce Fiesta Warehousing & Distribution as the newest member of the Palisades Logistics’ network. Located in San Antonio, TX, and a proud affiliate of Brokers Logistics, … Continue reading

3PL Warehousing & Intermodal Freight in Kansas City

3PL Warehousing & Intermodal Freight in Kansas City Smart Warehousing – headquartered in Edgerton, Kansas – remains the only 3PL warehouse provider within BNSF’s Logistics Park Kansas City. Now, Smart Warehousing can stand on its own two feet, and they … Continue reading

Challenges and Strategies for Omni-channel and Multi-channel Logistics

Challenges and Strategies for Omni-channel and Multi-channel Logistics Our best strategies for how to fulfill orders using omni-channel and multi-channel logistics Omni-channel logistics (also called multi-channel logistics) is increasingly important for consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies. Consumers increasingly expect quick … Continue reading