Americold Realty Trust, an owner and operator of temperature-controlled warehouses, provided an update on the company's actions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
“During this difficult and uncertain time, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, we are proud to be an integral part of the infrastructure that services the global food supply chain," said Fred Boehler, president and CEO. "Each day, frozen and refrigerated food destined for grocery stores, restaurants and other outlets flows through our global infrastructure. Although what and where the world eats may vary in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Americold continues to execute an efficient and proven strategy to provide consistent, reliable access to temperature-controlled food around the world. We are working closely with our customers – leading food producers, retailers and distributors – to move products through the global food supply chain. In particular, we are working to support our many retail customers as they experience unprecedented demand for their products. Our network of over 180 integrated facilities remain operational and open for business, keeping retailers stocked.”