Why the Global Cold Chain is Essential to the Local Food Industry

Close to one billion people struggle to feed their families, while farmers produce enough food to feed 10 billion people. Clearly, food distribution is the problem, and the global cold chain has the answer.

The Global Cold Chain involves regulated actions to store and distribute perishable products under temperature-controlled conditions. It ensures the safety of food products at the point of consumption. The cold chain directly impacts billions of lives and the world economy through the following:


What are the things you look for when you work with a cold storage company? Basically, you want to make sure that the food products you're making reach your consumers intact and that they are as healthy as possible, despite the time lag between production and consumption.


Contrary to what most people think, frozen food storage is an art and, like any other art, it requires delicacy. If any one part of the frozen food chain stops working, the rest of it becomes useless because the quality of the food is already affected. For frozen food storage to work, it needs to be monitored continuously. If the quality of the food that reaches the consumer is going to be high, then the process of freezing and transporting the frozen food needs to go without a hitch. If you're looking for a company to provide frozen food storage for your food product, then here are a few things you need to consider:

Food security and cold storage. The outbreak of COVID-19 caused distress in the food chain supply in the US. Often people went to their favorite grocery store and went back home empty-handed. The sight of empty store shelves in the supermarkets and unfulfilled online orders filled many people with fear. (more…)

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