Logistics Briefs: McLane, RLS in the news
February 3, 2009
LOGISTICS BRIEFS: "Fresh on the Go" is the name of a new refrigerated foods program now offered by c-store and chain restaurant distributor McLane Co., Temple, Texas. Officials say McLane now offers c-store operators access to fresh-cut and whole fruit, ready-to-eat salads, vegetable medleys, yogurts, cheeses, natural fruit juices and smoothies, as well as a new line of deli sandwiches and gourmet wraps. . . . Refrigerated and frozen food cold storage provider RLS Logistics Inc., Malaga, N.J., said it expects this June to complete an expansion at its Malaga, N.J., warehouse, a move that will add 4,000 pallet positions and take the operation's capacity to 19,000 pallet positions. RLS also operates sites in Vineland, N.J., and Pittston, Pa. . . . Ingredient supplier Symrise, Teterboro, N.J., said it promoted Larry Garro as vice president- supply chain for the company's Food & Nutrition division.