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Refrigerated Containers in Asheville, North Carolina

Moon Refrigeration Offers Refrigerated Containers in Asheville, North Carolina Asheville is the 12th largest city in North Carolina. With its combined small-town feel and city culture, it harbors a number of thriving industries. Tourists often visit Asheville for its outdoor activities, brewery scene, arts offerings, or to visit the historic Biltmore Estate. The city’s music […]

What is the Cold Chain?

You may have heard the term cold chain before. Today on the blog we will be reviewing what it is and why it is so vital for our globalized world. An Intro to the Cold Chain According to the Global Cold Chain Alliance, “The cold chain refers to managing the temperature of perishable products in […]

History of the Reefer Container

The refrigerated container, sometimes called reefer container, is a fundamental part of shipping and storage today. How did we get to this point? Let’s take a look at the history of the reefer container. 19th Century By all accounts, some forms of refrigerated shipping by the early 1800’s. Up until this point, any cargo that […]

Reefer Containers: How They Work

A reefer container is a common term used to refer to a refrigerated container. Reefer containers are used around the globe in various supply chains. They are incredibly effective for cold and frozen storage, both in transportation and for short and long-term storage. The demand for reefer containers has surged in the past few years, […]

Refrigerated Container Cleaning: 4 Things to Know

When you own or rent a refrigerated container, it’s important to keep it clean, especially in between storage jobs. Here are 4 things you need to know about cleaning your refrigerated container.  There are multiple levels of cleanliness Clean doesn’t have one meaning for refrigerated containers. There are 3 common levels of cleanliness: physical, chemical, […]

Refrigerated Containers in Lexington Kentucky

As the second largest city in Kentucky, Lexington is a sports lover’s paradise. Officially dubbed the “Horse Capitol of the World,” the city is home to notable tracks such as Keeneland race course and The Red Mile (the second oldest track in the U.S.) where many large scale events are put on annually. In addition […]