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What to Look for in a Food Distribution Warehouse Provider

April 30, 2020

Makers of all types of products turn to third-party logistics (3PL) providers to optimize warehousing and distribution operations in order to meet modern supply chain demands. Makers of food products, however, have a host of safety and regulatory requirements to…

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What to Look for in a Food Logistics Services Warehouse

January 9, 2020

If you’re looking for a warehousing provider to store your food products, you’re looking for more than storage space – you’re looking for an expert that will protect the integrity of your products. To help you find your food logistics…

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New 50,000 Sq. Ft. of Climate Controlled Warehouse Space in Rocky Mount, NC

July 11, 2019

There’s been a lot of talk about climate-controlled warehouse space here at Kanban – both on our blog and in our facilities.  And, we’re backing up that talk with actions that will benefit our customers.  We’re putting the finishing touches…

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Understanding Key Warehouse Temperature Terms in Logistics

June 27, 2019

As your food and pharmaceutical products flow through the supply chain, logistics providers must meet the environmental (i.e., climate and temperature) requirements of these items every step of the way.  The quality and purity of these products – along with…

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10 Questions to Ask Your Temperature-Controlled Warehouse Provider

April 25, 2019

Sensitive materials require a sensitive supply chain.  For makers of foods, pharmaceuticals and other temperature-sensitive products, such a supply chain is one that can protect the temperature requirements of products from production all the way to final delivery.  The temperature-controlled…

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7 questions to ask your 3PL about its continuous improvement program

March 28, 2019

Self-improvement is a concept that all people can relate to and a cornerstone of a healthy life.  A similar concept exists for businesses in the form of continuous improvement programs.  Such programs are common within the logistics industry and can…

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Can your 3PL’s warehouse management services handle a recall?

January 24, 2019

Recalls. No company wants to experience one, but they can and do happen.  And, should your company be affected, you want to make sure that your chosen 3PL partner can rise to the occasion with minimal disruption to your supply…

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What to Look For in a Climate-Controlled Storage Provider

May 15, 2018

Product integrity means everything for food and pharmaceutical companies.  When you entrust these products to a third-party logistics (3PL) provider, you need to have full confidence in its ability to maintain that integrity throughout every aspect of the warehousing operation. …

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Preventing Cross Contact at Food and Pharmaceutical Storage Facilities

February 15, 2018

Product integrity means everything to producers of food and pharmaceutical products, so it needs to be equally important to providers of food and pharmaceutical storage facilities.  We all know that these facilities must go to great lengths to keep products…

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