Tag Archives: cold storage

Cold transport braced for diesel price hike

Cold transport braced for diesel price hike

Virtually all temperature-controlled operators are facing massive cost increases when the treasury’s controversial initiative to claw back funds from an already over-stretched transport sector comes into play next month on April 1st. Graham Usher, Managing Director of Hultsteins, pictured, the hydraulic refrigeration and electric generator manufacturer, offers some advice and …

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The cold logic of using mobile robots

Frazer Watson, UK – Ireland Country Manager at iFollow, examines the productivity boosting benefits of using Autonomous Mobile Robots in coldstores

Frazer Watson, UK – Ireland Country Manager at AMR designer and manufacturer iFollow, examines the productivity boosting benefits of using Autonomous Mobile Robots in coldstores. Coldstores are playing an increasingly crucial role for grocery retailers, food producers and third party logistics operators. The move to reduce waste of temperature sensitive …

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NewCold ‘on course’ with new cold storage facility

NewCold on course with new cold storage facility

Preparations for NewCold’s second UK deep freeze storage facility are fully on course, says the company and following the build commencement next month, the operation is expected to go live just one year later. Based in Corby, the facility sits on a 23-acre plot which, says Country Director Jon Miles, …

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Cornish pasty producer increases frozen capacity

Blue Cube Portable Cold Stores

Award winning bakery and Cornish pasty producer, Prima Bakeries has increased its frozen capacity through acquisition of a portable cold store from Blue Cube Portable Cold Stores (www.bluecubepcs.co.uk; tel: 0333 320 2620). The bakery, based at Redruth in the heart of Cornwall took delivery of the cold store in June …

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Blue Cube moves to reduce GWP of its products

BLUE CUBE MOVES TO REDUCE GWP OF ITS PRODUCTS

Leading suppliers of rental temperature controlled storage solutions for the food, pharmaceutical, logistics and manufacturing industries, Blue Cube Portable Cold Stores (tel: 0333 3202620; www.bluecubepcs.co.uk) – part of The Turner Group – is moving to more efficient and lower GWP refrigerants in a push on their environmental sustainability targets. In …

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Blue Cube Portable Cold Stores announces recruitment drive 

BLUE CUBE PORTBLE COLD STORES ANNOUNCES RECRUITMENT DRIVE

In line with an ambitious growth strategy, leading suppliers of rental temperature controlled storage solutions for the food, pharmaceutical, logistics and manufacturing industries, Blue Cube Portable Cold Stores (tel: 0333 3202620; www.bluecubepcs.co.uk) – part of The Turner Group – is implementing a recruitment drive. In a move to accommodate significant …

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