Conference update: Amsterdam

- The IIR co-sponsored 11th European Cold Chain Education Program, an IIR-co-sponsored event, will be held in Amsterdam on February 25-26, 2008. The theme is "Back to basics: safe, efficient and profitable cold storage and distribution". The event will cover strategic and operational topics, creation of a worldwide network of temperature-controlled transportation and warehousing services, productivity in sub-zero temperatures, requirements for 3PLs, energy efficiency of refrigeration systems, material handling solutions, and key performance indicators in food distribution. IIR and IARW/WFLO members will have discounts on registration fees.