Americold Realty Trust Announces Strategic Acquisition of Agro Merchants Group for $1.740 Billion

Americold Realty Trust (the “Company” or “Americold”), focused on the ownership, operation, acquisition and development of temperature-controlled warehouses, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Agro Merchants Group (“Agro”) from an investor group led by funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (“Oaktree”) for a total of $1.740 billion. […]

Bitzer’s expansion in India

BITZER India has transferred its head office to a new location in the city centre of Mumbai. The office was officially opened in the course of a virtual opening ceremony. BITZER India fell short of space because of rapid growth in recent years and has now moved administration to the new office. Colleagues from services and Green Point will continue to work from the previous location in Mumbai.

Agile Cold Storage announces start of construction on Semi-Automated Cold Storage Facility located on Athens HWY in Northeast Atlanta

Atlanta, GA based Agile Cold Storage, LLC announces the start of construction on their first cold storage warehouse in Georgia. The 150,000 sq. ft. facility, easily accessible from I-985 & I-85, will open Summer of 2021. Watch the release video, https://youtu.be/robNJahoZW0 Agile’s experienced team is led by Don Schoenl, the former president of Nordic Cold Storage and […]

Conserve battery power in refrigerated environments

Extreme temperatures often make day-to-day work more difficult in the logistics sector. When storing and transporting fresh and frozen foods, it is essential that an uninterrupted cold chain is in place – something logistics providers have to contend with, particularly during the warm summer months. However, low ambient temperatures like those prevalent in refrigerated environments, […]

Carrier and AWS Collaborate to Transform How Food, Medicine, Vaccines, and Other Perishable Goods Are Moved and Monitored Globally

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company and Carrier Global Corporation, a leading global provider of healthy, safe and sustainable building and cold chain solutions, announced a multi-year agreement to co-develop Carrier’s new Lynx™ digital platform. This suite of tools will provide Carrier customers around the world with enhanced visibility, increased connectivity, and actionable intelligence […]

Air cargo carrier helped maintain food supplies and support farming communities across the globe

When Emirates SkyCargo’s first freighter flight took off from Guadalajara, Mexico, on the 2nd of October, the cargo hold contained several tonnes of avocadoes and other vegetables grown and harvested in Mexico and destined for supermarket shelves in Europe and the Middle East. In Kenya, Emirates’ 10 weekly flights in October 2020 from Nairobi airport transport, […]

CEVA Logistics expands in Thailand

As it further extends its ocean freight management capabilities in Asia, CEVA Logistics in Thailand has set up a new ocean branch in Laem Chabang, the country’s main deep sea port. Multi-modal infrastructure provides growth opportunities Laem Chabang has a range of strategic multi modal capabilities alongside its proximity to the country’s major deep sea […]