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pharmaceutical storage facilities

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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Climate-Controlled Warehousing

Climate-Controlled Warehousing During the Summer Months

July 6, 2017

Logistics companies who handle food and pharmaceutical products must be adept at climate-controlled warehousing – the ability to ensure that product temperature stays within proper range every moment the items are on premises.

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Understanding Food Warehousing

March 31, 2017

If you are a looking for a company to store and/or distribute your food or pharmaceutical products, you will likely encounter warehouse descriptions such as “food grade,” “temperature controlled,” and “climate controlled.”  What do they mean? Whether you know it…

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Q&A with Kanban’s New COO Scott Freeman

March 2, 2017

Scott Freeman recently joined Kanban Logistics as Chief Operation Officer (COO).  Scott comes to Kanban after three decades in operations with MBM (now McLane Company), a major food industry supply chain company that handles distribution of food-related products to chain…

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Kanban Expands North Carolina Warehouse Footprint

February 15, 2017

Business expansion has led Kanban to add a 6th location to our Eastern North Carolina warehouse campus. Kanban warehouse #6 is located in Tarboro, very close to our headquarters campus.

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Food Manufacturing Logisitcs

Improve Food Manufacturing Efficiency By Getting Out of the Warehouse Business

December 8, 2016

When food processing plants decide to be in the business of warehousing, instead of focusing attention on design and production, they take on non-core tasks that cost them time and money. By outsourcing non-strategic plant services, it’s possible to increase throughput and greatly improve financial performance.

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6 Things to Look for in a Food Grade Warehouse

6 Things to Look for in a Food Grade Warehouse

July 7, 2016

Food products require special care and handling across the entire supply chain. Add the complexities of regulatory compliance to the equation and the situation becomes even more challenging.

Finding the right warehouse for food storage and distribution is an important task that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Whether you need dry storage, frozen food storage, refrigerated storage, or a combination of all three, there are some key factors to consider when choosing a logistics partner.

Here are six things to take into consideration.

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Food is Big Business in NC (and so is food logistics)

March 17, 2016

Strong food logistics providers are available in Eastern NC to support the growing number of food processors in the region. Learn why Eastern North Carolina has become a destination of choice for food processors – and how Kanban Logistics supports them.

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