Why Choose MFWC for Climate-Controlled Storage in Austin, MN?

Minnesota Freezer Warehouse Company (MFWC) celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2019. Since the beginning, we have worked to support our customers and the global food industry even in the face of challenges the coronavirus pandemic has created. We follow strict standards for international food safety and quality, and adhere to our own company practices for reliable, exceptional, storage services. Our warehouses provide dry, refrigerated, and frozen storage systems for upward of five million cubic feet of food products, pharmaceuticals, and many other goods that require stabilized climate-controlled storage environments. MFWC specializes in maintaining precisely controlled climates, including temperature, humidity, and airflow, for customers worldwide. When you choose MFWC for climate-controlled storage in Austin, MN, you become our partner. As a family-owned company, we emphasize a customer-focused approach for all our operations. Our quality storage and trusted relationships with partners are achievements that the support of our state-of-the-art facilities and equipment allow.

Comprehensive Cold and Dry Storage

Our company values, hard-working staff, and extensive capabilities for climate-controlled storage mean we will strive to meet all our customers’ needs. If you’re looking for a storage provider that can offer comprehensive cold and dry storage on global transportation lanes, MFWC is your answer.


Our team is committed to efficiency, accuracy, and quality for all our storage systems. We are also dedicated to following standards for Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Minnesota Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (MNSHARP) to protect our employees as well as U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), American Institute for Baking (AIB), and other international food safety standards and quality assurance overall. We keep our work and practices transparent, partner with shipping companies we trust, and maintain constant communication with our clients.

Specialized Equipment:

For both of our storage warehouses, we invest in all the best technology. Not only do we have full control over all zones in our facilities for dry, refrigerator, and freezer storage, we also have specialized equipment like blast and room freezers, cross-docking capabilities, and Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) management. Our Agility Recovery power backup systems also protect products from unexpected power outages year-round.


We are located in the middle of the country on shipping lanes ideal for coast-to-coast or border-to-border transportation of goods. Because of this, we are able to service worldwide distribution chains while supporting a reliable cold chain.

Import and Export:

When we partner with shipping providers, we are ensuring our customers can trust the full import, storage, and export process through MFWC. We offer freight, rail, and ground shipping systems, including repackaging, order picking, load consolidation, pooling, and expedited delivery.

Inventory Tracking:

With our Tallyworks warehouse management systems, we can computerize inventory and maintain EDI tracking systems as soon as products are loaded into our warehouses. All our customers benefit from inventory management systems like barcode tracking for to-the-minute information.

We work with all types of customers, from local businesses to Fortune 500 food giants. No matter the size of your company or the volume you generate, MFWC is here to support you with our climate-controlled storage in Austin, MN. To learn more, contact us at (507) 373-1477 or info@mfwc-cold.com.


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

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