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 […]

DPD Netherlands announces acquisition of BK Pharma Logistics and BK Sneltransport

Boxmeer (Netherlands) – DPD Netherlands acquires BK Pharma Logistics and BK Sneltransport, two logistics experts specialised in temperature-controlled transport of food and pharmaceuticals. The COVID-19 pandemic caused a rush in demand for the parcel delivery industry, esp. in healthcare & food markets has produced an unprecedented rise in demand for deliveries of food, pharmaceuticals and […]

Softbox appoints new Research and Product Development Director for all it’s global Research and Development

Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire, UK, – Softbox, a leading global innovator and provider of passive temperature-controlled packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical, life science and cold chain logistics industries, has announced the appointment of Sean Austerberry as Research and Product Development Director. Sean will be responsible for all of Softbox’s global R&D, product development and intellectual property […]

CO2/NH3 Cascade Industrial Refrigeration Systems

While striving to support cost effective( both initial & operating) and energy efficient ecofriendly green refrigeration systems, it is time we adopt the attitude of Can-Do credo by switching from traditional two-stage compound ammonia refrigeration system to hyper cascade system. We may all want to keep track and embrace this system which has already attained […]

Lineage continues to expand its leading European presence

Lineage Logistics Enters Spanish Market with the Acquisitions of Frigorificos de Navarra and Cold Storage Facility from Frioastur Novi, MI – Lineage Logistics, , the world’s largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, announced its acquisition of Frigorificos de Navarra (“Frinavarra”), a leading operator of refrigerated warehousing and storage facilities headquartered in Milagro, Spain, […]

Best Practices for Managing Cold Chain Problems

In current time, cold chain management has become a progressive complex process, this is because of the increasing demand in Food, Medical and Pharmaceuticals divisions and their stringent regulatory requirements. The shift in consumer preferences has increased the demand for perishable food products. However, the changing regulatory norms, capital intensive equipment and strict-temperature requirements pose […]

A new cold storage at Brussels Airport

After two years of construction work, a new logistics building for the handling of goods was officially opened in the logistics area at Brussels Airport. This building which provides large refrigerated storage spaces and offers direct airside access, henceforth accommodates three first-class logistics companies: Kuehne+Nagel, Worldwide Flight Services and Expeditors. Brussels Airport boasts an essential logistics […]