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Transporting fresh products and perishable goods across Europe

Food Logistics

Transporting fresh products and perishable goods across Europe
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Excellent food logistics services for producers and retailers

Few logistics operations are as demanding as food logistics. The clock is always ticking on freshness, and it doesn’t pause for supply chain holdups. We understand that perishable goods are time and temperature-sensitive products that need to be handled and shipped carefully to preserve their freshness. Our diverse fleet of refrigerated transport options handles meat, seafood, dairy, produce, and other temperature-controlled food products. With a comprehensive warehouse system, we always find the most effective solution to get foods from producer to consumer in pristine condition.

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Meat, dairy, and seafood transport

We provide transport and storage tailored to a variety of meat, dairy, and seafood products. Our broad network of routes and warehouse facilities enables end-to-end coverage of the supply chain and quick transport times. Using special food transportation containers, we can handle fresh and frozen food delivery for both full and part loads. We maintain the optimum frozen food delivery temperature, to make sure your products are delivered fresh - no matter where they’re coming from or where they’re going.

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Fruit and vegetable transport

Whether it’s coming from the north, south, or somewhere in-between, our large logistics footprint enables the fast and efficient transport of fresh produce. We have the best food transportation containers and storage facilities to help eliminate waste, keep shelves stocked and make high-quality fruits and vegetables available to people throughout Europe. At DFDS we follow food safety transportation standards and keep a scheduled timeline when we deliver your perishable goods to prevent food contamination.

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Innovative food logistics infrastructure

Our efficient and reliable food logistics service is built upon a diverse and innovative logistics infrastructure by skilled personnel with a lot of experience in logistics within the cold chain industry. Our automated, multi-temperature warehouses are specially designed to accommodate all types of fresh and frozen food products. We offer shock and blast freezing, defrosting, loading, and unloading from containers, frozen food packaging and repackaging, labeling, and storing into cartons. Like our storage facilities, we have frozen food transport options fit for an array of food products. From traditional stacked pallets to hanging meat trailers, we have the transport solutions to safely get your products to their destination.

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Cold storage facilities

Our cold storage facilities are optimized to preserve goods for both short and long periods of time. Also, our cross-docking facilities can provide rapid transfers between trailers to ensure your cold goods reach their destination in pristine condition.

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Chilled Packaging

We understand the key role that chilled packaging plays in logistics, therefore, we limit your transport costs, reduce cleaning expenses, and take the hassle out of packaging so you can focus on other areas of your business.

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Refrigerated transport

With modern equipment and experienced drivers, we offer reliable refrigerated transport throughout our expansive European network. From meat and seafood to chemicals and pharmaceuticals, we have the refrigerated transport system to deliver your goods as you expect them.