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Cool News and Views – September 2022

Countdown to Cool Logistics Global conference….

..it is still not too late to join us at Cool Logistics Global conference and exhibition in Barcelona, 20-22 September.

Our best-ever conference programme and speaker line-up…..

…this is our 14th conference but we believe this is our best-ever conference programme and speaker line-up. However don’t take our word for it.  View our event page and agenda using this link here and you’ll agree

Network and connect with colleagues….

…it is time for the cold chain community to meet in-person and reconnect. Our conference gives you that chance, so don’t be the one who heard about Cool Logistics Global 2022, but never actually attended. 

Keep reading for our pick of the news stories this month….

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Cool News and Views – August 2022

The cold chain has never been hotter…..

..which is why we will all be at Cool Logistics Global conference and exhibition in Barcelona, 20-22 September.

Meet us at the bar…..

…Cool Logistics Global conferences are renowned for amazing networking events and this year will be our best yet – from rooftop cocktails, to canapes to live music – we have it all!

Don’t be the one who missed out….

…so book today and join your industry colleagues. View our event page and agenda using this link here. 

Keep reading for our pick of the news stories this month….

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Cool News and Views – July 2022

SAVE 15% if you book your delegate place for Cool Logistics Global conference and exhibition today

If you haven’t already done so, now is the time to book your delegate ticket for Cool Logistics Global conference and exhibition, 20-22 September in beautiful Barcelona.  

This industry reunion event is hosted by the Port of Barcelona and here is what our lucky delegates have in store – don’t be the one to miss out!

19 September – exclusive pre-event port tour, including the Hutchison Ports BEST terminal – the first semi-automated terminal in the Hutchison Ports Group and the most technologically advanced port development project in Spain

19 September – stunning rooftop terrace icebreaker reception sponsored by Klinge Corporation at the Grand Marina Hotel -enjoy spectacular views over the city and port, cocktails and regional canapes

20 September – conference and networking including evening official Networking Reception at the gorgeous Mas de Sant Llei hosted by the Port of Barcelona with drinks, dinner and live band

21 – 22 September – conference and networking

Visit our event page here 

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Cool News and Views – June 2022

We are almost halfway through 2022!

Our first event of the year, CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event – took place from 21-22 June at the Hilton Hotel, Rotterdam. The event was hailed as a great success by all those who attended – speakers, sponsors and delegates! Visit our CoolTech event showcase page here and catch up on all the latest

All eyes are now on Barcelona, where our 14th Cool Logistics Global conference and exhibition will take place, with our host Port of Barcelona. Join us on 19 September for our pre-event port tour and legendary icebreaker event. Conference then takes place 20-22 September at the iconic World Trade Center. Visit our event page here and book today to save EURO 200 on your delegate place.

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Cool News and Views – CoolTech edition June 2022

CoolTech special edition

Welcome to this special edition of Cool News and Views, published just a week before we launch CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event

This is a brand new event focused entirely on cold chain technology. We’ll be at the Hilton Hotel, Rotterdam, from 21-22 June with our hosts, the Port of Rotterdam. Still not booked your place? Don’t miss out – head to our booking site here and secure your delegate place today.

We’re excited to bring you stories from our sponsors, our speakers and some news stories that relate directly to those important topics we’ll be discussing and debating at CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event. The cold supply chain has never been such hot news as it is right now, which is why CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event – is such an important conference for our industry. 

See you in Rotterdam!

The Cool Logistics team

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Cool News and Views – May 2022

May 2022

Welcome to May’s edition of Cool News and Views.

Our team is busy preparing for CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event – this is our first in-person event of 2022 from 21-22 June at the Hilton Hotel, Rotterdam. We have a stellar speaker line-up that you can view here and we have recently announced our Master of Ceremonies as Kim Winter, Global CEO of Logistics Executive. 

CoolTech’s exciting event programme includes an exclusive boat trip tour through the port with the chance to visit the Rotterdam Food Hub and Reefer Logistics Container Terminal on the afternoon of Monday 20 June – the day before the event begins. There are now only a few places left for this tour  – so book your delegate place here today, secure your place on that exclusive port tour and enjoy the opportunity to visit Western Europe’s largest port for perishable products! Then join us on 21-22 June at the conference to connect with your cold supply chain colleagues.

We hope you enjoy this month’s selection of the news stories that caught our eye.

See you in Rotterdam!

The Cool Logistics team

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Cool News and Views – April 2022

April 2022

Welcome to April’s edition of Cool News and Views.

The Cool Logistics team has been out and about – our Commercial Director Anne Williams attended Fruit Logistica in Berlin to catch up with industry colleagues – everyone agreed it was great to be meeting in person again.  Her visit  has made us all even more excited about our 2022 programme of events!

CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event – is our first in-person event of 2022 and we have been busy announcing our speaker line-up  Head over to our event page here, catch up on the latest agenda and view our speaker line-up. Don’t forget there is still time to take advantage of our early booking offer of €795 until 3 May – book here and join your industry colleagues in Rotterdam from 21-22 June. 

We have another bumper selection of news stories for you from across the entire cold chain, with the reefer container taking centre stage as usual. We hope you enjoy reading our newsletter as much as we enjoy creating it for you.

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Cool News and Views – March 2022

March 2022

Welcome to March’s edition of Cool News and Views – we are a few days late to publish, apologies!

We are pleased to announce that bookings are now open for CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event – our first ever forum focused entirely on technological innovation across the cold chain taking place 21-22 June at the Hilton Hotel, Rotterdam . Take advantage of our early booking offer of €795 until 3 May. You can view our agenda here and make your booking here

There is certainly no shortage of interesting news across the cold chain and perishables trade sectors this month – so we bring you those stories that we found most interesting.  From how the war in Ukraine could ease pressure on reefer capacity shortages through to a host of new cold chain innovation and everything in between – we have our eye on all the latest developments.

On a final note, don’t forget to save the dates for our 14th Cool Logistics Global, taking place from 20-22 September at the World Trade Centre in Barcelona with our host the Port of Barcelona.  We’ll be releasing our early agenda soon!

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Cool News and Views – February 2022

February 2022

Welcome to February’s edition of Cool News and Views. 

Our team is busy preparing for CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event – our first ever forum focussed entirely on technological innovation across the cold chain taking place 21-22 June at the Hilton Hotel, Rotterdam . We welcome papers and contributions, so contact us if you’d like to participate by getting in touch with our Managing Director rachael@coollogisticsconference.com. 

The reefer container continues to dominate the news headlines, which will be of no surprise to our Cool Logistics community. Firstly, our colleagues at Drewry Shipping Consultancy report that growth in the perishables sector in 2021 has driven the huge demand for reefers and contributed to an overall increase of 14% in the global fleet.  And most recently, we have shared news of perishables exporters using reefer vessels to ship their product as the global container shortage continues. 

If you would like to contribute to a future edition of our Cool News and Views newsletter, we would like to hear from you! Have you written an article, or do you have company news to share? Get in touch with us by contacting helen@coollogisticsconference.com with your idea.

On a final note, don’t forget to save the dates for our 14th Cool Logistics Global, taking place from 20-22 September at the World Trade Centre in Barcelona with our host the Port of Barcelona.  We’ll be releasing our early agenda soon!

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Cool News and Views – January 2022

January Cool News and Views

A warm welcome to our first Cool News and Views of 2022.

Cool News and Views is your free newsletter, bringing you our pick of recent cold chain, perishables trade, reefer shipping news and much more. 

We are excited to start the year by announcing that our in-person event programme is up and running! 

CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event –  will take place from 21 to 22 June 2022 at the Hilton Hotel in Rotterdam, in collaboration with the Port of Rotterdam. Following on from the success of our first CoolTech day at Cool Logistics Global 2021, this promises to be a thought-provoking event as we discuss all-things technology.

Our flagship Cool Logistics Global conference and exhibition – now it its 14th year – takes place from 20 to 22 September 2022 at the World Trade Centre in Barcelona and will be hosted by Port of Barcelona. 

We invite you to contact us if you would like to participate as a speaker, panelist or expert contributor at CoolTech – a Cool Logistics event or Cool Logistics Global. We call for papers at either event and welcome all contributions.

Please contact rachael@coollogisticsconference.com.

Here is to a successful, productive and prosperous 2022 for all. 

The Cool Logistics team

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