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Jul 19,2017

Cryopak Adds New Designs And Capabilities To CryoCube Portfolio

 

Edison, NJ (July 19, 2017) — Cryopak has announced the expansion of its CryoCube line of reusable temperature-controlled shipping systems for cold chain packaging, as well as the addition of thermal modeling technology capabilities. The full Cube line now provides four insulation categories to

May 25,2017

Seasonal vs. Universal Packouts: Pros and Cons

Before designing or choosing an off-the-shelf temperature-controlled shipping solution, one needs to consider whether to use a seasonal or universal packout. This decision can be easily overlooked, yet can drastically change the direct cost, weight and size of the packout, as well as the freight

May 17,2017

Cryopak And Purolator Partner Up To Unify Packaging And Logistics

Montreal, QC (May 17th, 2017) – Cryopak is proud to announce its partnership with Purolator, a leading freight, package and logistics provider with one of the most extensive networks in Canada. The relationship will allow Cryopak to strengthen its reputation as an integrated, full-service supply

Apr 25,2017

Why You Should Use Gel Packs Instead of Frozen Water

There are a lot of misconceptions as to why gel packs are a better option for keeping goods cold during shipping than simply using frozen water.  While it is true that a gel pack is mostly water, it also has an additive that increases its viscosity.  Probably the most confusing statement about gel

Mar 17,2017

Choosing The Best Real-Time Temperature Monitoring System

Regulatory requirements have evolved quickly in recent years. Most industries are now required by regulatory agencies to comply with strict quality standards. A common requirement is to monitor temperature and other environmental conditions at all times. Real-time monitoring can save your company

Feb 17,2017

Effectively Conditioning Bulk Refrigerants

When using passive temperature-controlled containers, it is necessary to pre-condition the components before packing. Generally, the components must be stabilized at specific temperatures. Typically, the outer containers and dunnage are held at room temperature. However, the refrigerants (such as

Feb 13,2017

Cryopak to Sponsor the 15th Cold Chain Temperature Management Summit

Jan 11,2017

Three-Step Approach to a Successful Temperature Mapping

Customers perform temperature mapping to generate the temperature profile of their facility. Inadequately controlled environments can lead to ineffective products or product loss.  Both Health Canada and the FDA require temperature mapping to comply with their regulations.

 

Oct 07,2016

Non-Temperature Hazards in Distribution

This post was originally published on the www.cryopak.com

When designing or selecting a package to ship temperature-sensitive goods, it is far too easy to focus directly on the temperature control issues and ignore other sources of potential product damage. The distribution environment includes

Sep 01,2016

From Farm to Fork - The Global Food Cold Chain

Globalization is changing the way in which we produce, distribute and consume food. Along with the growing global population and the rising middle class in many countries comes the need for transporting food to densely populated areas over longer distances.