As the world's fastest-growing religion, with one of the largest populations, Islam is a pillar of faith for millions of people. An estimated population of 1.8 billion Muslims are present worldwide as of 2021, and counting. It means that the Halal market is thriving and expanding rapidly. What does this me...
Warehouses use many material handling equipment, from a basic shelf to the most complex facilities. It's difficult to remember them all, so here are 5 types of it.
Cold Chain Industry OverviewCold Chain Industry OverviewJanuary 3, 2023
As the world's fastest-growing religion, with one of the largest populations, Islam is a pillar of faith for millions of people. An estimated population of 1.8 billion Muslims are present worldwide as of 2021, and counting. It means that the Halal market is thriving and expanding rapidly. What does this mean for Malaysian manufacturers and the cold chain industry?Cold Chain Industry OverviewSeptember 5, 2022
When it comes to Food Certification, there are many types of them that food businesses should be aware of to comply with food and consumer safety. The more commons one are HACCP, ISO Standard and Halal Certification. Here are some FAQs on Food Certification: HACCP.Cold Chain Industry OverviewAugust 29, 2022
When it comes to food logistics, businesses may face a variety of challenges–from traceability and transparency, rising supply chain costs, food safety and regulation to inventory control. Read more below.Cold Chain Industry OverviewJune 3, 2022
A poultry chain can involve production, transport, processing, packaging and storage, and retailing. Maintaining proper refrigeration temperatures during meat and poultry transportation and storage is a challenge. Meat should be transported correctly to avoid contamination and the growth of bacteria on the product.Cold Chain Industry OverviewApril 18, 2022
While it is undeniable that doctors and health care professionals play a crucial role in addressing this pandemic, we must not forget their contribution. Let us not forget our agricultural hero, our food manufacturer, our supply chain hero who provides us with food during this pandemic. Thus, our team would like to thank for the front lines by supporting Malaysia through this edemic.Cold Chain Industry OverviewApril 14, 2022
A cold chain is the process of moving temperature sensitive and perishable products from the point of origin to the end consumer to maintain quality and safety. The industry is growing in every corner of the world. Here we are , our team had gathered 5 facts on the Malaysian cold chain industry potential challenges and opportunities for sharing information.Cold Chain Industry OverviewMarch 7, 2022
Do you realise most of the time Malaysians prefer to stay indoors with air-conditioning rather than ambient temperature. This is because Malaysia has a tropical climate with an annual temperature of 25.4°C. In fact, April, May and June are the hottest months of the year. Rainfall also remains high year-round and Malaysia receives about six hours of direct sunlight per day, with cloud cover most likely during the afternoon or evening.Cold Chain Industry OverviewMarch 7, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic has put unprecedented strains on food and beverage supply chains, causing bottlenecks in farm labour, processing, transportation, and logistics, as well as significant shifts in demand.
Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisCold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisDecember 20, 2022
Warehouses use many material handling equipment, from a basic shelf to the most complex facilities. It's difficult to remember them all, so here are 5 types of it.Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisOctober 12, 2022
There are three known refrigeration systems in the Malaysia cold chain ecosystem. They are the conventional Freon system, Ammonia and Carbon Dioxide (CO2).Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisSeptember 19, 2022
When it comes to Food Certification, there are many types of them that food businesses should be aware of to comply with food and consumer safety. The more commons one are HACCP, ISO Standard and Halal Certification. Here are some FAQs on Food Certification: HalalCold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisSeptember 12, 2022
If you work in an environment where the refrigeration unit is vital, such as professional kitchens, cold rooms or warehouses, the system must never fail as it could jeopardise the integrity of your products. Here are some common refrigeration equipment doubts in Malaysia.Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisAugust 1, 2022
Understanding the basic knowledge of industrial refrigeration is no easy task. Hence, here is a short introduction and tips on how to choose the best one for your business.Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisJuly 25, 2022
Do you have cold stores or cold rooms in your company's operations? Here are five common operating problems most cold room users are facings. We had provided 5 simple solutions to solve your problems. Check it out.Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisJuly 18, 2022
One of the essential parts of a cold room is the flooring, from the design, base to the coating. Whether for commercial or industrial use, laboratories, walk-in freezers, restaurants and more, choosing the correct flooring coating can make or break your business.Cold Chain Problem Solving & DiagnosisJuly 12, 2022
Food safety plays a vital role in food businesses in Malaysia. There are many certificates that companies should acquire and adhere to before setting up their businesses. The Malaysian government is also proactively checking on food establishments to ensure that food regulation and safety are up to par. Take a look at the impact of the cold chain on the food industry.
Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesCold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesAugust 22, 2022
An industrial cold room door is different to a regular door as it needs to be airtight for the goods in storage. Do continue reading below to find out the different types of cold room doors and their benefits.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesJuly 12, 2022
This article shares the 6 common types of insulation construction materials that are widely used in construction. Each material is used for its own purpose. Please take 5 minutes to read what is available on the market. Coldberg's advice: When choosing the best thermal insulation material for your application, take into account the advantages and disadvantages of each material, its cost, its R-value and the goods stored in your warehouse.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesJuly 12, 2022
Setting up a cold storage / cold room facilities is a challenging project. This is because there is a need for thermal insulation in the choice of construction materials to maintain room temperature during operation and also long-term electricity savings. The choice of RIGHT insulation material is crucial to long-term operation. This article presents the insulating materials available for use with construction materials.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesJune 3, 2022
Temperature control in cold storage is a difficult task that requires stringent procedures and regulations. A single slip can cause significant damage to the goods, which is especially damaging for temperature-sensitive perishables, such as food and beverages and pharmaceuticals.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesJune 3, 2022
Cold storage/cold room is a facility that primarily stores goods with a short shelf life that are highly vulnerable to deterioration if exposed to outside temperature. This includes equipment such as compressors, blowers, insulation panels, racking and doors. Let's see what all the components are and why it's important.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesJune 3, 2022
A cold room consists of specific components and technical requirements to make it a functional refrigeration chamber. This second part of the Beginner's Guide series dives into the technical aspects of a cold room and what businesses should look out for to better understand how a cold room works.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesJune 3, 2022
Businesses today require precisely controlled temperature environments or cold storage to preserve their goods or as part of their manufacturing process. Industries and businesses like grocery stores, restaurants, hospitals, information and data centers can benefit from cold storage rooms and their devices. These businesses rely on cold storage to store products, raw materials and merchandise at a constant and controlled temperature to maintain quality and freshness. It helps with the preservation of these materials and prevents the spread of bacteria too.Cold Room And Cold Truck Related ServicesApril 20, 2022
What is a Cold Room? A cold room, as its name suggests, is a room that has a lower temperature than a regular room. It is a unit designed to control its inner temperature with high quality insulation to avoid unexpected fluctuations in cold conditions. Read this article to understand why cold storage is a must-haves facilties for the food industry.
Leading Edge of Cold Chain StorageLeading Edge of Cold Chain StorageAugust 15, 2022
Many practitioners find theories challenging to apply in real-world business operations. However, our team discovered that Pareto principles are relevant to all warehouse/supply chain businesses. Understanding these few principles can help your business grow and optimise your warehouse costs to sustain and remain competitive in the market in the long run.Leading Edge of Cold Chain StorageJune 3, 2022
Having efficient and effective inventory management is crucial in warehouse operations today to streamline processes. It can be one of the many challenges warehouses face, but choosing the appropriate warehouse racking system can solve it. When planning and installing a new rack in your warehouse, there are a few factors to consider. Getting some handy tips and guides will save you time and money while increasing your overall productivity.Leading Edge of Cold Chain StorageJune 3, 2022
Whether it is the F&B or pharmaceutical industry, there are five key aspects to consider when designing a warehouse. Understanding how each fundamental works with one another can increase overall productivity and efficiency, ultimately reducing cost and additional work. The SPACE key fundamental will help in designing managing warehouse.Leading Edge of Cold Chain StorageJune 3, 2022
As commerce and customer demand increase, companies' inventory management is becoming a differentiating point in industries today. One key solution is Warehouse Management Systems (WMS). It enables businesses to reduce operational costs efficiently manage labour and space utilisation, equipment investments by coordinating and optimising resource usage and material flows. It also supports the global supply chain processes like distribution, manufacturing, asset management and services business.Leading Edge of Cold Chain StorageApril 20, 2022
The average cost to design and build a cold chain, warehouse or logistics centre is quite high. The selection of racks addresses these concerns by enhancing storage space management. In return, it helps to reduce total cost of ownership (TCO) or total cost of business (TCOB) throughout the supply chain. Thus, the choice of RIGHT racking options are they ley for businesses to Increase your warehouse storage space will reduce the number of obstacles in the workshop, increasing the productivity of employees.Leading Edge of Cold Chain StorageMarch 7, 2022
The demand for highly customized products and services keeps growing. Consequently, inbound and outbound logistics have to adapt to this changing environment. It cannot be handled with regular planning and controlled practices due to its growing complexity. That's where industry 4.0 bring influence in logistics 4.0. In this article, we share the impacts we need to be aware of on change.
Challenges in Cold Chain Digital TransformationChallenges in Cold Chain Digital TransformationAugust 8, 2022
Fresh food availability and demand are always challenged. Compared to frozen food, the life span of fresh food is considerably shorter. Many fresh food businesses had to grow and explore into E-commerce platforms due to the epidemic. Let's study the benefits and disadvantages of selling fresh foods online.Challenges in Cold Chain Digital TransformationMarch 7, 2022
The future of frozen foods is booming, it will not end, but will continue to develop. At the same time, there is also a significant change in consumer demand and technology. As a result, the frozen food industry needs to know how to use the digital strategy to respond to consumer demand and also catch up on market trends. This article will share the 3 potential commercial digital strategy that the frozen food company may consider adjusting to support in the game.Challenges in Cold Chain Digital TransformationMarch 7, 2022
In today's business environment, there is no doubt that digital transformation is necessary. Malaysian online shopping behaviour has increased significantly during the pandemic, and this trend is expected to continue in all markets, including food processing, manufacturers, restaurateurs and coffee owners. As a F&B player in the market, there are four Digital Transformation (DT) factors to keep in mind.Challenges in Cold Chain Digital TransformationMarch 7, 2022
As digitization grows, many companies face the challenge of adaptation. However, this noticeable digital trend can be seen as opportunities for businesses, including food processing and manufacturing, food delivery, restaurants and cafes. Let's look at some of the challenges F&B companies may face in the coming years because of the pandemic and help improve their overall operations.