From life-saving pharmaceuticals to fresh fruits and vegetables, time and temperature-sensitive items need express shipping services that can guarantee both speed and careful handling. Reefer Express provides this type of service, ensuring that your time-sensitive shipments are delivered quickly and safely.
What is Reefer Express?
Reefer Express is a leading provider of time and temperature-sensitive express shipping services. We specialize in delivering shipments that require careful handling, such as those that are temperature-controlled. We have a team of experienced professionals who are dedicated to ensuring your shipment arrives on time and in perfect condition.
How does temperature-controlled shipping work?
Temperature-controlled shipping is a type of express shipping that ensures your shipment is maintained at a specific temperature throughout the shipping process. This is done by using temperature-controlled containers, which are specially designed to keep shipments at a consistent temperature. Reefer Express uses only the highest quality temperature-controlled containers to ensure your shipment arrives in perfect condition.
Items That Need Temperature-Controlled Shipping
There are many items that require temperature-controlled shipping, including
- Fresh fruits and vegetables
- Chocolate and other confectioneries
- Wine and other delicate beverages
- Medical Specimens
Types of controlled-temperature shipping
Refrigerated shipping: This type of temperature-controlled shipping is used for items that need to be kept cool, but not frozen. Common examples include fresh fruits and vegetables, dairy products, and pharmaceuticals.
Frozen shipping: This type of temperature-controlled shipping is used for items that need to be kept frozen. Common examples include frozen foods, ice cream, and medical specimens.
Temperature-controlled containers, boxes, and other packaging options
For shipments that require temperature control, the best way to protect your goods from external fluctuations in climate is by using thermal insulating packaging.
This type of packaging is designed to maintain a constant internal temperature, regardless of the external environment.
There are many different types of thermal insulating packaging, including:
- Foam boxes
- Insulated shipping containers
- Gel packs
- Dry ice
Reefer Express offers a wide variety of thermal insulating packaging options to ensure your shipment arrives safely and in perfect condition.
Benefits of Temperature Controlled Transport
There are many benefits of using temperature-controlled transport for your time-sensitive shipments, including:
Ensures the quality of your shipment: Temperature-controlled shipping is the best way to protect your goods from temperature changes that can occur during transit. By using thermal insulating packaging, you can be sure that your shipment will maintain a consistent temperature throughout the shipping process.
Extends the shelf life of your shipment: By keeping your goods at a consistent temperature, you can extend the shelf life of perishable items such as fresh fruits and vegetables, dairy products, and confectioneries.
Protects delicate items: Temperature-controlled shipping is also ideal for protecting delicate items such as wine and other beverages, chocolate, and medical specimens.
Monitoring Your Temperature-Sensitive Packages
While it is important to monitor the temperature of your shipment, there are also other things that you should take into consideration when shipping goods. For example, certain types of items like medical specimens and pharmaceuticals need specific care in order for them not be rendered ineffective or dangerous.
It is important to consult with a shipping expert prior to shipping any temperature-sensitive items, in order to ensure that your shipment will arrive safely and on time.
Keep Your Temperature-Sensitive Goods Safe with Reefer Express
At Reefer Express, we are experts in shipping temperature-sensitive goods. We offer a wide variety of thermal insulating packaging options to ensure your shipment arrives safely and in perfect condition. We also offer real-time tracking of your shipment, so you can always be sure that your goods are being maintained at the correct temperature.