Fruit in Temperature Controlled Shipping

Benefits of Temperature Controlled Shipping

Every detail counts when it comes to efficient shipping to ensure goods arrive in timely fashion at minimal costs. Let’s not forget that providing safe, stabilized conditions for traveling cargo should not be overlooked and has been a challenge over the years. Opening container doors to find that an entire shipment of ice cream has melted into a massive puddle is an expensive nightmare that can’t afford to happen.

Thousands of perishable items such as food and pharmaceuticals are shipped world-wide every day. They need to stay as fresh as possible during the journey, which can be  tricky and easily derailed if not handled with attentiveness and expertise. That’s why business owners are turning to temperature controlled shipping: a rising trend that lends multiple benefits and offers reliable, high-tech shipping solutions.

One shoe doesn't fit every size, and that’s how it goes with perishables. Some items need to be shipped in containers set at very specific temperatures and require unique conditions to stay in tip-top shape. Temperature controlled shipping:

  • Allows leniency with advanced technology. The temperatures of a container can be adjusted accordingly and monitored 24/7.
  • Builds product and business integrity when goods are delivered fresh.
  • Can help save business owners money by offering a wide variety of shipping solutions to choose from.
  • Takes some stress out of the shipping process and gives some peace of mind when it comes to the overall well-being of the cargo.

There are numerous logistics companies that offer temperature controlled shipping, but it’s vital to choose one that is knowledgeable and has the proper equipment for multiple, integrated options.

US 1 Network provides all the back office functions allowing our members to concentrate on providing shippers with safe, reliable and cost competitive transportation and logistics services.   To learn more about our temperature controlled shipping services, contact us and let our experienced staff  create a flexible shipping plan to meet your unique needs and take some of the pressure off your shoulders.

Benefits of Temperature Controlled Shipping
Courtney L.
May 26, 2016
May 27, 2016

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