Cold Storage near Columbia, South Carolina
Southeast Food Distribution has a cold storage warehouse in Gaston, South Carolina which is approximately fifteen miles south of Columbia. The refrigerated warehouse has one freezer room that can be maintained at temperatures from -20°F to 60°F using specially constructed refrigeration systems with screw compressors and computerized control systems. It also has one dry room and four blast freezers. The warehouse has eight dock doors; 1,500 frozen pallet positions and 1,500 dry pallet positions. It is an excellent refrigerated warehouse for the cold storage of turkeys and other poultry, as well as seafood.
Experienced Provider of Cold Storage and Food Distribution
Southeast Food Distribution offers cold storage and logistical services to the food industry in the southeastern United States. The service is offered through Southeast Cold Storage, a business unit of Southeast Food Distribution— a wholesale distributor serving the food industry for over 25 years. The company has extensive experience in frozen food storage and handling for large supermarkets chains and distributors.
Six Food-Grade Refrigerated Warehouses in the Southeast
Southeast Food Distribution operates six separate refrigerated warehouses covering the southeastern United States. They provide food-grade facilities for dry and cold storage in South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Louisiana, and Florida. All the warehouses are fully racked.
Each warehouse has storage rooms at a variety of temperatures to meet the storage needs of food manufacturers, distributors and retailers. Our warehouses have rooms from -20 degrees to ambient. All of the warehouse facilities, including the dock areas, are designed to keep food products at the appropriate temperatures. There are backup generators in place in case of power failure.
At our refrigerated and frozen warehouses we regularly store ice cream, fish, shrimp, crawfish, seafood, turkeys, other poultry and other frozen, refrigerated and dry food products.
Services for Export, Import, Storage, Selection and Delivery
We can assist you with importing, exporting and local storage and delivery. Our distribution centers are ideally located for exporting and importing. Our Miami warehouse is customs bonded.
We can also help you with logistics — handling both inbound and outbound goods. We offer all types of selections that you might need: case pick, layer pick and full pallet. We can create store-ready pallets or any specially configured pallets.
State of the Art Warehouse Management and Electronic Order Systems
All of the inventory in our warehouses is tracked with a sophisticated Warehouse Management System. All cases are bar-code, date-coded and tracked, and handled on a FIFO basis — strict date code rotation is enforced.
For accurate and fast communications, we support all standard EDI Transactions Sets. We can take orders via FTP, email, Telxon or phone. We can also assist in order taking from your customers.
Extensive Trucking Network Available for Delivery
If you need assistance with delivery, we have a trucking network for delivery in the region of each of our facilities.
Extremely Flexible to Meet Your Needs
We have experience with both small and large accounts; we are extremely flexible and can meet your specific needs. If you are a retailer who needs more capacity or a manufacturer who needs more space, we can help you.