5 food safety best practices

Here are five food safety best practices from the 12th annual Nation’s Restaurant News Food Safety Symposium: 1. Delivery is trending, but so are concerns about safety When dealing with third-party food delivery companies, focus on your contracts for greater food safety peace of mind, said Mandy Sedlak, director of supply chain, food safety and […]

Home food delivery is surging thanks to ease of online ordering

The ease of online ordering is causing more people to eat in, a new study suggests. Investment firm Cowen is forecasting a massive 79 percent surge in the total U.S. food home delivery market over the next five years. As the leader in the online market, Grubhub stands to benefit most from booming delivery sales, […]

Will Hyundai shake up the commercial van industry in the USA?

Hyundai is no stranger to manufacturing and selling commercial vehicles in many countries. However, the company is absent from the commercial van segment in the United States. This may change very soon, as a lightly camouflaged Hyundai H350 prototype was recently spotted in California. Hyundai officially unveiled the H350 in September of 2014 overseas as […]

Could Amazon Enter the Refrigerated Shipping Market?

There are a few strategic reasons why Amazon may be ready to enter the refrigerated shipping market. Last week, Amazon.com Inc. announced its $13.7 billion bid for Whole Foods Market Inc. Whole Foods sells beer in more than 40 states (and Washington D.C.). Amazon has been experimenting with alcohol delivery in Ohio and Washington, but […]

ReeferTek USA Announces Antimicrobial Technology

ReeferTek USA, the nation’s largest refrigerated van manufacturer, is excited to announce their latest innovation: antimicrobial liners. By utilizing our proprietary built-in antimicrobial technology, customers can help keep the products they transport cleaner and fresher longer.  Using antimicrobials allows customers to protect products from stain and odor causing bacteria, mold and mildew. Beginning in August […]

Toyota PROACE Coming to USA

The recently updated Toyota Proace Medium Duty Cargo Van has virtues that could make for a formidable player in the USA market. Small and medium-sized cargo vans have exploded in sales recently. Currently, the United States has the Nissan NV200, Ford Transit Connect, Ram ProMaster City and Chevrolet City Express to compete with the Toyota […]

ReeferTek Introduces Seamless Interiors for All Delivery Vehicles

The transportation and home delivery business is all about efficiency.  How fast can orders be dropped off at a customer’s door?  The timeframe continues to shrink from two day to next day to same day delivery. Big box stores are competing with online retailers to capitalize on this growing trend. While the convenience and timeliness […]