'cool supply chain the ultimate aim'

Repairing the Link

Repairing the Link

The Cool Chain Association (CCA) is pleased to announce that Chris Meyer, Sr. Director of ThermoCor® for AcuTemp will speak at the Cool Chain Meeting in Hamburg, Germany, May 22-23.

CCA has scheduled presentations and workshops under the banner, “Controlling the Weather Inside the Box.” The presentation will take place at the Headquarters of Germanischer Lloyd, one of the world’s leading classification societies, setting engineering, and quality and safety standards for over 135 years.

AcuTemp ( is an industry leader in the design and manufacture of high performance insulation and temperature sensitive packaging and delivery systems. Chris Meyer will present how greater awareness of the transportation cold chain for pharmaceuticals has shed new light on the components of a passive temperature sensitive shipment. Discussion will focus on the critical role of insulation in temperature management, as conference attendees examine the entire shipping cycle in determining cost/benefit results for critical temperature maintenance assurances.

Mr. Meyer holds a BA degree from Earlham College and a MS degree from the University of Southern California. He has spent nearly 20 years in the thermal management industry and holds three U.S. patents for his work in the development and application of high performance insulation technology.