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Cold Storage Study from Within Container
Scientist Barbara Pratt directs refrigerated technical services for Maersk North America. When she started with Maersk in 1977 she built a laboratory inside a container and traveled in it to research cold storage. Read her full account at Quartz.
Cydiance Monitor Addresses Supply Chain "Black Hole"
Shanghai-based Cydiance Technology offers a disposable real-time data logger designed for international temperature sensitive logistic activities, providing shipment status for the shippers, consignees and logistic partners. Cydiance managing director Austin Gu told The Coolstar that "when you have a shipment at sea (…) it's a blackout period. Pallet-level temperature monitoring provides shippers with true visibility." The monitoring coverage is worldwide, more than 150 countries are included in.
SilverQuilt Solution for 15-25°C Shipments
TP3 Global have announced the launch of their SilverQuilt solution, a product designed as a cost effective method of maintaining 15-25°C shipments.
How Refrigeration Revolutionized Global Trade
The BBC series "50 Things That Made the Modern Economy" highlights the inventions, ideas and innovations that helped create the economic world. This article focuses on cold chain.