Cold Chain 101

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Summary: The cold chain means more than “cold.” Today, it refers to any temperature-sensitive cargo and is more accurately termed “controlled temperature shipping” and it is vital to a growing range of industries and markets worldwide.


This white paper discusses:

  • What the cold chain encompasses
  • The growth of controlled-temperature shipping
  • Misconceptions about cooling
  • Regulations governing controlled-temperature shipping
  • Technologies to monitor temperatures and enhance supply chain visibility

Who Should Read This:

  • Logistics managers
  • Supply chain managers
  • Shippers
  • Receivers
  • Carriers
  • Regulators