Laredo Council Signs Incentive Agreement for $18 Million Cold Storage Facility

Laredo (Webb County) — City Council entered into an economic development incentive agreement with a California-based international fresh produce grower, packer, shipper and marketer to secure their commitment to construct a 100,000 square-foot cold storage, manufacturing and distribution facility. The California company will invest approximately $17.9 million during the construction phase (Year 1) of the new […]

The New Guyana Marketing Corporation signed three contracts towards cold storage facilities for fruits and vegetables

The New Guyana Marketing Corporation signed $41.9 million in three contracts towards cold storage facilities for fruits and vegetables. Under the contract, awarded to Modern Electronics and Industrial Supplies, two refrigerated containers are being procured. The containers will be used to store fresh fruits and vegetables and other products while maintaining quality, reducing spoilage, and […]

Sustainable change for the food and pharmaceutical delivery sector

CoolKit driving positive change for the food and pharmaceutical delivery sector Specialist temperature-controlled vehicle converter, CoolKit, has launched a conversion for an exciting new electric van set to drive positive, sustainable change within the food and pharmaceutical delivery sectors. While customer trials are still being carried out in partnership with ProGreen – Prohire’s alternative fuels […]

Expanding its perishables network by Kuehne+Nagel with the acquisition of Salmosped

Kuehne+Nagel enters into a binding agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in Salmosped AS. The Oslo-based company is a leading Norwegian perishables freight forwarder specialising in transportation of seafood products. It generated turnover of CHF 118 million in 2020 and handled approximately 63,000 tonnes of goods. Today, Norway is one of the largest fishery and aquaculture […]

NewCold invests to expand cold store facility in Australia

NewCold invests $160 million to expand cold store facility in Victoria, Australia, and announces new partnership with Simplot Melbourne, Australia — Pioneering Netherlands-based cold chain logistics company, NewCold, is pleased to announce that it has signed Simplot Australia as new customers and is investing a further $160 million in its Victorian state-of-the art facility, bringing […]