Daily rail service from California

Daily rail service from California

...to the Fresh Logistic IL consolidation facility

...to the Fresh Logistic IL consolidation facility

Servicing the midwest and northeast US and Canada

Servicing the midwest and northeast US and Canada

Fuel efficient rail service for the 'long-haul'

Fuel efficient rail service for the "long-haul"

Super reefer rail car equipment for dense produce

Super reefer rail car equipment for dense produce

Intermodal container equipment for light produce

Intermodal container equipment for light produce

Truck service for the 'short-haul' or time sensitive produce

Truck service for the "short-haul" or time sensitive produce

Consistent cost basis and service from farm to shelf

Consistent cost basis and service from farm to shelf

Welcome to Fresh Logistics

The new way to stabilize your cross-country produce logistical cost

Fresh Logistics offers daily expedited rail service from the West Coast to delivery points in the Midwest and Northeast US and Canada. Rail shipments from the West Coast are consolidated at the Fresh Logistics facility in Chicago, IL. Over-the-road trucks make the delivery from Fresh Logistics Chicago to customers in the Midwest,Northeast and Canada.

Fresh Logistics is an opportunity to leverage the cost stability of the rail road in your overall logistic program while maintaining the reasonable transit times and service levels that your business demands.

Current Produce Distribution Model

  • Over-the-road trucks with multiple pickup points throughout California & Washington and delivery points in the Midwest and Northeast
  • Flexibility of shortlead times and quicker transit times

Fresh Logistics Produce Distribution Model

  • Daily rail shipments from key agricultural areas in California and Washington to the Fresh Logistics redistribution facility in Hodgkins, IL
  • Produce from different regions is consolidated for redistribution in the Fresh Logistics facility in Hodgkins, IL
  • Over-the-road trucks complete the delivery from the consolidation center to your distribution facilities in the Midwest, Northeast and Canada
Fresh Logistics Produce Distribution Model Map