GCCA Delegation Heading to SIAL After Council Meeting

The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) has arranged for members attending the October 16 GCCA European Warehouse Council Meeting in Paris, France, to have complimentary entry to the SIAL (Salon International de I'alimentation) exhibition fairgrounds on October 17-18. The show, one of the largest food industry gatherings in the world, kicks off on October 16 and runs through the 20th.

At least one member of the GCCA will be present at its own stand during the five-day exhibition. Rotterdam, Holland-headquartered Eurofrigo BV will hold forth at Stand 083 in Hall 6 B. Managing Director Derk van Mackelenbergh invites visitors to stop by and meet with the cold storage logistics company’s team.

gcca elertThe bi-annual European Warehouse Council Meeting will take place at the Hyatt Regency Paris-Charles De Gaulle Hotel, which is not far from the SIAL venue at Paris-Nord Villepinte. The GCCA event, which begins with a welcome reception at 5:30 PM, is designed to stimulate informal discussions about trends and enable members to exchange views regarding current developments in the industry. It also offers participants high-level executive networking opportunities to build relationships with business owners and key decision makers across Europe.

GCCA members who would like to join the delegation at SIAL as well as attend the European the Warehouse Council Meeting, but have not yet registered, should contact European Director Julie Hanson as soon as possible at jhanson@gcca.org, or visit the www.gcca.org website to obtain more information.

The names and affiliations of those already registered for the meeting are posted below.

Blokland Cold Stores BV​

2016 GCCA European Warehouse Council Meeting Registration List

Name Organization City Province/State Country
Blokland, Jan Blokland Cold Stores BV Cuyk   NETHERLANDS
Charitonidis, Antonis Alaska Cold Stores Athens   GREECE
Ferguson, Ernie MTC Logistics Daleville VA UNITED STATES
Hagene, Laurent Tiefkühlcenter Bocholt GmbH Bocholt   GERMANY
Hanson, Julie Global Cold Chain Alliance Brussels   BELGIUM
Kabana, Manuel Frio Puerto Valencia, SL Valencia VAL SPAIN
Kroes, Hans Kloosbeheer BV IJmuiden   NETHERLANDS
Laurens, Jeremy Blulog Sp. z o.o. Poznan   POLAND
Lotter, Etienne Etlin International Trading (Pty) Ltd. Groenkloof, Pretoria   SOUTH AFRICA
Makios, Thrasivoulos Makfrost SA Thessaloniki   GREECE
Royster, Brooks MTC Logistics Baltimore MD UNITED STATES
Schneider, Alice Global Cold Chain Alliance Alexandria VA UNITED STATES
Strauss, Jean-Michael Savoye Dijon   FRANCE
Van Mackelenbergh, Derk Eurofrigo BV Rotterdam   NETHERLANDS