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.

Global Seed Vault: Syrian War Causes The Global Doomsday Seed Vault’s First Withdrawal

Published On September 25, 2015, by .

This is Part – 2 of the series on The Cold Storage Global Seed Vault at Svalbard. You can read Part – 1 here The doomsday seed vault on Norway’s remote Svalbard archipelago houses the world’s back up supply of seeds to ensure crop diversity. It contains deposits of nearly…

Category: Cold Chain.

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 #22- Behind the Scenes at Starbucks Supply Chain Operations

Published On May 29, 2015, by .

A 2011 survey by The Huffington Post notes that 49% of coffee drinkers would rather give up their cell phone for a month than go without coffee. Starbucks has successfully managed to become a fastest growing market in the history of coffee chains. It is in an enviable position, operating…

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…