Americold Opens Temperature-Controlled Storage Facility In Louisiana


Atlanta: Americold has opened a temperature-controlled storage facility in Delhi, LA. This ultra-modern, energy efficient facility provides more than 4.7 million cubic feet of convertible temperature-controlled storage space dedicated to the support of the adjacent ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston sweet potato processing facility.


"The Delhi facility is symbolic of our partnership with Lamb Weston and our commitment to achieving mutually beneficial relationships with our customers that meet the needs of their growing businesses," commented Jos Opdeweegh, CEO of Americold.  "Both organizations worked around the clock to achieve shared goals for this new state-of-the-art temperature-controlled storage facility. I am proud of what our teams have accomplished in a short time frame."    

"We are pleased to expand our long-term partnership with Americold to Louisiana," said Gary Cuddeford, vice president of operations, ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston.  "This new, efficient Americold storage facility will help us meet our customers' needs for quality sweet potato