In the upcoming September issue of Refrigerated & Frozen Foods, we highlight the pandemic pivots made by Sysco and US Foods in 2020 due to COVID-19 and its effect on foodservice clients like restaurants, hotels, caterers, stadiums, and other volume venues. While putting that story together, we also had a chance to speak to another foodservice distribution giant, Golden State Foods (GSF) and its Chairman and CEO, Mark Wetterau.
ISTOBAL HW’INTRAWASH applies food-safe chemicals followed by a high-pressure rinse for deep cleaning in 5 minutes or less.
June 2, 2020
ISTOBAL, a leader in fleet wash and food safety, offers new cutting-edge solutions designed specifically for food haulers, intermodal transporters, refrigerated fleets and grocery chains. The internationally patented ISTOBAL HW’INTRAWASH is an innovative system designed specifically to simplify food safety compliance and increase the frequency and quality of trailer washouts.
These distribution trucks are “wind-powered” by the Piedra Larga wind farm located in Oaxaca, México.
November 18, 2019
Grupo Bimbo, Mexico, announced that starting in 2020, over the next four years, its fleet of electric distribution vehicles in Mexico will grow by 4,000 units, representing an investment of 2.8 billion pesos.
Carrier Transicold, Atlanta, developed the next-generation EverFRESH system, which uses active controlled-atmosphere technology to optimize the balance of oxygen and carbon dioxide within a refrigerated container.
With this new partnership, Seaboard Marine becomes what is said to be the world's first container ocean line to implement a truly portable, fully 24/7-monitored, 4G LTE-based private cellular and integrated satellite communication network for containers on vessels.
November 5, 2019
Wireless Maritime Services (WMS), Miramar, Fla., partnered with Globe Tracker, Denmark, to bring real-time reefer monitoring to Seaboard Marine, a Miami, Fla.-based subsidiary of Seaboard Corp.
The new Vector 1550 domestic intermodal refrigeration system from Carrier Transicold, Athens, Ga., features a thin profile, enabling greater capacity utilization within a standard 53-foot North American intermodal container.
For the third year in a row, driver shortage is the top-ranked issue for trucking fleets.
October 7, 2019
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), Marietta, Ga., unveiled its annual Top Industry Issues report, which includes the list of the Top 10 critical issues facing the North American trucking industry.