Understanding the System Components of a Climate-Controlled Warehouse in Albert Lea, MN

High-quality storage has always been a key factor in global food safety. This includes the way you store your food at home and how food service providers store food in their restaurants, but on a larger scale, food safety depends on the quality of warehouse storage. The scale of warehouse storage means that vast quantities […]

Understanding Organic Certification for Climate-Controlled Storage in the Upper Midwest

Since the 1970s, the growth of organic farming in the U.S. has expanded exponentially. Thousands of all-organic grocery stores have opened in the last 20 years and the majority of large supermarket chains now offer organic sections in produce, dry goods, and cold storage aisles. Because of this increase in demand for organically grown foods, […]

Protecting the Cold Chain in the Summer Months with a Quality Food Storage Facility in Austin, MN

As summer approaches, the daily temperature increases quickly. While warmer temperatures are generally celebrated, especially after a long Minnesota winter, they can pose some serious issues for food storage and overall food safety. Increased cases of foodborne illnesses and an overall reduced shelf life of food all result from a compromised cold storage chain in […]

Supporting Food Safety in Albert Lea, MN, with MNSHARP Certified Facilities

At Minnesota Freezer Warehouse Company (MFWC), our highest priority is to protect the quality of your product and promote global food safety standards. To achieve this, we work hard to maintain food storage certifications, quality facilities, and best practices. As a family owned food storage warehouse company, we are also committed to providing a safe […]

Value Added Services Are the Future for Temperature Controlled Storage in the Upper Midwest

The mindset of consumers today is very different from the mindset of consumers even just 30 years ago. The proliferation of the Internet provides information at the fingertips of consumers and instantaneous communication among consumers. Because of this, consumer demand has shifted overall, including for the food and restaurant industries. While the demand for food […]

2019 GFSI Conference Brings International Attention to Food Practices as We Continue Our Support of Improved Food Safety in Austin, MN

The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) Conference took place in Nice, France, February 25-29. This annual international conference is a worldwide exposition of players and innovators in food and agriculture industries working to promote sustainable growing and production processes in tandem with the continued improvement of worldwide food safety. Each year, the GFSI works with many other organizations from countries around […]

Maintaining Food Safety in Albert Lea, MN, for Global and Local Markets Equally

At Minnesota Freezer Warehouse Company (MFWC), we trace our beginnings back to 1915 when the Newell family began working with the dairy and produce industry as a storage provider. Since then, we’ve worked with hundreds of customers from local farm cooperatives to Fortune 500 companies. We are committed to all of our customers, big or […]

Our Commitment to Meet the Standards of the Global Food Safety Initiative in the Upper Midwest

Like all aspects of the medical industry, food and agriculture can negatively or positively affect the well-being of consumers depending on the quality of product. Foodborne illnesses, low quality nutrition, exposure to pesticides, spoiled food, and much more are all potential factors that we battle at every turn in the food and agriculture industry. As […]

Why Location Matters for National Warehouse Storage in the Upper Midwest

The United States is a very large country, both geographically and demographically. Because of this, it’s critical that we are able to support a national system of goods, transportation and storage, from coast to coast for a wide range of industries. When it comes to the food industry, however, supporting this system of transport and […]

Understanding Temperature Standards for Climate-Controlled Storage Warehouses in Albert Lea, MN

The advanced technology we use to store foods today allows communities across the country to have year-round access to seasonal items, exotic foods, location-specific foods, and long-term storage of meats, dairy products, fruits, vegetables, prepared foods, breads, and more. Because of the wide range of capabilities large-scale storage warehouses provide, even remote areas in the […]

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Albert Lea
820 E. 13th Street
PO Box 86
Albert Lea, MN 56007-0086

PHONE: 507-373-1477
TOLL FREE: 844-373-1477
FAX: 507-373-2174
EMAIL: info@mfwc-cold.com

Austin
1907 14th Street N.E.
P.O. Box 475
Austin, Minnesota 55912-0475

PHONE: 507-437-1982
FAX: 507-437-1892
EMAIL: info@mfwc-cold.com