To manage the dramatic increase in customer demand, temperature-controlled transportation and logistics services provider KOOL PAK LLC announced the expansion of its West Coast services through an agreement with Sierra Pacific in Patterson, Calif. By partnering together, KOOL PAK offers an allocated capacity of 20,000 square feet of both chilled and frozen storage.
Headed by Operations Manager Blake McClearn, KOOL PAK provides customers with freezer, cooler and dry storage services, blast freezing, cross docking, consolidation and redelivery services on a daily basis from the northern California facility. "As with all of our West Coast facilities, we feature temperature-controlled docks to protect our clients' products through the entire distribution channel," noted McClearn.
Industry veteran Tim Layhee serves as business development manager for the Northern California market and added, "With five locations, we now provide extended service levels for higher volumes of temperature-sensitive products along the entire west coast, with our facilities in Ontario and Patterson, Portland, Seattle and Langley, B.C." Located off I-5 with easy access to all major West Bay, East Bay, South Bay and North Bay areas, KOOL PAK Patterson provides efficient pickup and delivery from Bakersfield to Redding. The warehouse is located at 340 South 1st Street, Patterson, CA 95363. Backed by a professional and knowledgeable staff and a fleet of 53-foot, multi-temp refrigerated trailers, KOOL PAK also has electronic data interchange including status updates and online order tracking.