The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) has announced that Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration has become its strategic sponsor to support policy, trends, and educational information to the cold chain industry.

GCCA has long been actively engaged with the policy makers and federal agencies to proactively influence policy and regulations and promote the industry's interests. By offering a range of programs and services to keep members abreast of policy issues, including educational sessions, consultation services, compliance guides, webinars, blogs, alerts and other resources, GCCA is globally recognized as the leading industry association in the temperature controlled logistics industry.

"Our priority is to focus on programs that will drive value," says GCCA President and COO Corey Rosenbusch. "Our members are always concerned about policies affecting their industry and maintaining regulatory compliance."

As a global leader of energy-efficient industrial and commercial refrigeration equipment, HVAC controls, and variable frequency drives, Danfoss is uniquely positioned to provide thought leadership and expertise in areas vital to the global cold chain industry, including refrigerants, controls, energy utilization, and OSHA regulations.

"Industry collaboration and engagement are critical to advance technology and progress on important issues like refrigerant, safety, and efficiency. We are pleased to be working with the GCCA on a range of initiatives to keep its members apprised of current policy, trends and issues that affect their businesses," says John Forsyth, marketing manager, Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration.

The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) represents all major industries engaged in temperature-controlled logistics. Its core partners include the International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses, the World Food Logistics Organization, the International Refrigerated Transportation Association, and the International Association for Cold Storage Construction.

Danfoss is a world leader in the research, development and production of high efficiency electronic and mechanical components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration and motion control systems -- as well as solutions for renewable energy technologies such as solar power.

For more information about Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration, visit: danfoss.com/ir.