INR 92,000 Crore Worth Of Agricultural Produce Is Wasted A Year In India Due To Lack Of Cold Chain

Published On September 1, 2016, by .

India wastes a staggering INR 92,000 Crore worth of agricultural produce annually with fruits and vegetables wastage contributing INR 40,000 Crore alone [1]. As much as 40% of fresh produce is wasted annually before reaching consumers due to lack of cold chain infrastructure. The interactive infographic below displays the supply chain…

INR 50,000 Crores Worth Of Food Is Wasted Each Year, Cold Chain Is The Solution To #ReduceFoodWastage

Published On August 8, 2016, by .

Indians waste as much food as the whole of United Kingdom consumes, a staggering INR 50,000 crore worth of food produced is wasted every year in our country. Approximately 40 per cent of India’s fresh fruit and vegetables are lost before reaching consumers because of poor storage, transport and distribution….

Category: Cold Chain, Food Waste.

Cold Chain through the Eyes of a Pharmaceutical Box (Part 2) #MyCoolTravelogue

Published On June 4, 2015, by .

This is Part 2 of my #ColdChainIndia journey from a manufacturing unit in Bengaluru to ColdStar’s state-of-the-art cold storage warehouse in Mumbai. If you’ve missed the first part, read it here. With its ability to store multi-commodity products at varying temperature requirements, ColdStar maintains standardized storage processes throughout its cold…

Cold Chain through the Eyes of a Pharmaceutical Box (Part 1) #MyCoolTravelogue

Published On June 2, 2015, by .

The pharmaceutical Industry could benefit from an evolution in the Cold Chain Logistics. The short lead time, temperature and time sensitive requirements of Pharmaceutical products require an efficient temperature controlled logistics. The Cold Chain Industry in India is highly fragmented. Lack of adequate temperature controlled transport facilities in India and…

Cold Chain Quickie #21- Iced Coffee Popsicles

Published On May 28, 2015, by .

We came across this innovative idea to beat the summer heat combining two most favorite elements- Coffee and Ice Cream. Iced coffee popsicles: two favorite summer treats in one frozen package. These caffeinated ice popsicles offer a great blend of coffee and Ice Cream in a single treat. These iced…