The cold chain is one of the most important yet underestimated achievements of the last one hundred years in terms of global supply safety. Entire industries rely on the reliable links of temperature-sensitive cargo from one end of the world to the other.
Food products, pharmaceuticals and electronic equipment must be kept at specific temperatures to assure freshness, safety and functionality. A cold chain is fragile and only as strong as its “warmest” link.
This eBook describes the stages, processes and technologies of the modern world cold chain logistics.