Many different factors contribute to the protection and efficiency of products delivered around the world via the supply chain. One of the most essential factors is cold chain management.

cold chain management
cold chain management

It is a series of distribution activities which continuously maintain this temperature in order to protect the temperature-sensitive cargo from manufacture to the point of consumption.

Packaging, temperature monitoring and choice of transportation method make for major decisions within not only the supply chain but the cold chain specifically.

Basically, Cold chain is a kind of supply chain that are specialized in the storage, transport, and preservation of cargo that needs to be maintained at a specific temperature or within an acceptable temperature range.

Cold chains are very critical for storage and transport of the following products:

  • Food & Beverages like Fruits & vegetables, Meat & seafood, Poultry & dairy, Medical Goods like Vaccines, Pharmaceuticals & healthcare products, Biologics
  • Temperature-sensitive Chemicals like Paint, Volatile chemicals
  • Other Temperature-sensitive Items like Plants & flowers, Synthetic products, High-tech electronic/electrical components, Photographic film

PIMM™ Cold Chain Management (CCM) provides “end to end visibility” for your cold chain. The system monitors, analyzes and manages the entire distribution process from supplier plants, 3rd party carriers, 3rd party cold storage/distribution centers, outbound delivery fleet and in-store cold storage.

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