World Cargo News reports on the keynote sessions from our recent Containing COVID-19: Containerisation’s Role in Global Vaccine Logistics online seminar.
With keynote sessions from Maersk and DHL Global Forwarding, the seminar highlighted some of the key issues around the role of reefer containers in global vaccine logistics.
With reefer containers and ocean freight not yet being used for vaccine logistics, how long will it be before alternatives to costly air freight are looked at?
With 1-2% of the temperature controlled cargo moved by sea today already pharma related cargo and with advances in ocean freight technology, is confidence in the supply chain the real problem in moving towards ocean freight for vaccine logistics?
US cold store construction booms
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All-electric reefer trailer hits the road
Thermo King announces first trailer featuring new Advancer-e engineless and electric trailer refrigeration unit
IoT and monitoring can overcome the cold chain’s energy nightmare
New joint paper from Maersk and Reuters sheds light on the matter
Running on ice…..
Interesting round-up of cold chain news from the team at Freight Waves