Restocking and Reworking Loads: Interstate Cold Storage

Warehouses have traditionally supported the carrier market by taking in loads for short-term storage (due to a missed inbound appointment elsewhere), restacking shifted loads, and cross-docking products where a driver is running out of hours and another driver will complete the route. However, these services became more challenging to perform in recent years.

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Whenever the movement of temperature-sensitive products takes place from warehouse to warehouse or warehouse to retailer, several elements along the chain must be perfectly dialed in to reduce the odds of lost product. Handling different items can be tricky, as certain products must remain cold but not freeze, while others may have to stay precisely around freezing.

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In the third of our multipart series, we will continue discussing the impacts of the pandemic from a 3PL cold storage company’s vantage point. In this post, we will be covering the pandemic and safety changes in the 3PL cold storage industry.    

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Interstate Cold Storage provides cost-effective, secure, and reliable cold storage solutions.

Our cold storage capabilities range from temporary storage to quick freezing and tempering to USDA compliant food and pharmaceutical storage facilities with five state-of-the-art facilities throughout the Midwest. 

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In the second of our multipart series, we will continue discussing the impacts of the pandemic from a 3PL cold storage company’s vantage point. In this post, we will be covering the pandemic and how labor shortages affect the 3PL cold storage industry.    

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As we are now in the third year of the global pandemic, many industries from restaurants to retail shops are struggling with labor and product shortages. Cold storage is no different. Even before the pandemic, several forecasts predicted both labor and driver issues as well as storage space shortages. In this multipart series, we will discuss the impacts of the pandemic from a 3PL cold storage company’s vantage point.   

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If the pandemic has taught us anything in the cold storage industry, it’s that cold storage is becoming more and more necessary. This is true not only for food but for the medical world as well. With room to grow at all our locations across the Midwest, Interstate Cold Storage is the only cold storage provider determined to keep up with growing capacity needs. 

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Interstate Cold Storage provides cost-effective, secure, and reliable cold storage solutions.
Our cold storage capabilities range from temporary storage to quick freezing and tempering to USDA compliant food and pharmaceutical storage facilities with five state-of-the-art facilities across the nation. (more…)

We live in an incredible era — and sometimes, we take it for granted. We're not talking about the Information Age, but the Refrigeration Age. Like automobiles and household electricity, we've only had access to refrigeration in our homes for a little over 100 years. Your great-grandmother probably had an icebox that relied on regular ice deliveries. She didn't have a refrigerator. (more…)

A cold storage warehouse is a specialized room where perishable products are refrigerated and stored, keeping them fresh for longer. Such products might include agricultural products, food, particularly meat, pharmaceuticals, blood, and chemicals. (more…)

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