African sustainable cooling centre appoints Morris Kayitare as General Manager

Morris Kayitare has been appointed General Manager for the African Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Cooling and Cold chain (ACES). Morris will work with in-country delivery partners, Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA – Ministry of Environment) and the University of Rwanda to oversee building and fitting out of key facilities at ACES, which is scheduled […]

Kuehne+Nagel expands footprint in Africa

Logistics providers, Kuehne+Nagel has significantly expanded its network of offices in Africa. These offices are managed and supported by a control tower in Durban, South Africa – a single point of customer contact responsible for a compliant, high quality and easy-to-access network across Africa. With this expansion, Kuehne+Nagel provides its customers better access to African […]

The Cool Logistics Global Conference will Take Place Online

Cool Logistics is the world’s leading global community network, B2B events and knowledge hub for perishables trade, logistics, refrigerated shipping and cold chain professionals. Its community of global professionals is active in cold supply chain operations and infrastructure, perishables trade, shipping, transport, logistics and technology. People across the industry come together to discuss and debate […]

Starting a Cold Chain Business for Beginners

What is Cold Chain? The cold chain refers to managing the temperature of perishable products food (vegetables, fruits, meat and seafood, dairy products), Flowers and plants, Bio-pharmaceutical products under controlled conditions for longer periods. A cold chain is a temperature-controlled supply chain. It’s a process since it involves performing a chain of tasks to prepare, store, and transport products […]