Cold Chain Saves You From The Apocalypse

Published On July 3, 2014, by .

Svalbard Global Seed Vault In the 1800s, United States grew 7,100 varieties of Apples. By the beginning of the 21st century we had already lost 6,800 of them. With rising temperatures and changing global weather patterns, there is a greater threat posed to plant and animal life on the planet than ever…

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Cold Chain Quickie #7 – Fire At Warehouse, Historic Cinema Lost

Published On July 2, 2014, by .

This is in connection to our post on Cold Chain Preserves Your Memory. A short-circuit is believed to have caused a fire at Mumbai’s Bombay Talkies Warehouse which stocks pre-1947 era film-reels that used to be made of highly inflammable nitrogen. The fire that took 4-5 hours to come under control…

Cold Chain Quickie #6 – Grocery Shopping Is Now Just A Click Away (2)

Published On July 1, 2014, by .

This is in continuation with our previous post – Grocery Shopping Is Now Just A Click Away. The online grocery market is set to see further expansion as Reliance Industries plans to extend its retail business into e-commerce, with a promise of providing more products and options to consumers than any of…

ColdChain Quickie #4 – UNICEF’s Cold Chain Mission

Published On June 27, 2014, by .

http://www.unicef.org.uk/asp/cold-chain-ewan-mcgregor/index.asp In continuation with our previous two posts on Cold Chain’s Role in a Polio Free India and De-Mystifying The Pulse Polio Cold Chain, here’s a live example of Cold Chain being used to provide vaccination and immunization to children in remote areas across the world. Ewan McGregor’s UNICEF mission to…

Grocery Shopping Is Now Just A Click Away

Published On June 25, 2014, by .

Amazon’s replenishment center in the USA. Amazon generated $ 34 billion in revenue in the year 2012, a figure greater than the GDP of half the countries in the world combined. Photo Credits: npr.org Gone are the days when we would find it difficult to buy products with good quality,…

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