Perishable Foods Transportation
The temperature inside our reefers is adjusted to the unique needs of your perishable goods cargo. We will adjust the temperature to suit your unique needs. For example, the ideal temp for transporting seafood is -1.0°C (30.2°F), dairy is 4°C (39.2°F), meat is 4°C (40°F).
ET Transport has been transporting food for major retailers and manufacturers for the past 15+ years. We are confident that we can help you ship your load as well.
Common Perishable Foods We Transfer
- Dairy – milk, creams, yogurt, butter, ice cream, frozen yogurt, etc.
- Meat – Red Meat, turkey, poultry
- Fish – Anchovy, bass, bluefish, carp, catfish, char, cod, flounder, haddock, halibut, herring, orange roughy, mahi-mahi, sardines, salmon, trout and tuna.
- Crustaceans – Crab, crayfish, lobster, prawns and shrimp.
- Shellfish – Abalone, clams, conch, mussels, octopus, oysters, scallops, sea snails (escargot) and squid (calamari).
- Other – Caviar and roe, kamaboko and surimi (imitation crab and lobster meat) and tarama (salted carp roe).
- Baked goods – bagels, buns, rolls, biscuits and loaf breads, cookies, desserts (cakes, cheesecakes and pies), muffins, pizza, snack cakes, sweet goods (doughnuts, Danish, sweet rolls, cinnamon rolls and coffee cake) and tortillas.
- Apples and pears
- Citrus – oranges, grapefruits, mandarins and limes
- Stone fruit – nectarines, apricots, peaches and plums
- Tropical and exotic – bananas and mangoes
- Berries – strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, kiwifruit and passionfruit
- Melons – watermelons, rockmelons and honeydew melons.
- Tomatoes and avocados.
- Leafy green – lettuce, spinach and silverbeet, Pre-washed salad.
- Cruciferous – cabbage, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts and broccoli
- Marrow – pumpkin, cucumber and zucchini
- Root – potato, sweet potato and yam
- Edible plant stem – celery and asparagus
- Allium – onion, garlic and shallot.
- Pre-Packaged meals
- Cooked foods and leftovers
Why Ship With ET Transport
Asset-Based & Canadian
Dry, Cool, Heated, Flatbed
Over 100 Trucks
Over 200 Trailers
98% On-time Delivery
On behalf of Scotts Canada, I’m writing a letter to recommend ET Transport’s services. They have been handling our outbound for more than 2 years and providing excellent services that has been very reliable. We also appreciate ET Transport are trying to better understand our business to provide better services. They’ve always been easy to deal with and willing to adjust when change needed to be made.
It is with pleasure and ease that I submit this recommendation email for ET Transportation. ET has been servicing Eastman Kodak successfully for 3+ years and has done so with great success.
OTP has been at 99% and they have yet to let us down. Even during times of additional volume or late notice, ET will come through with support and at fair cost. Besides good performance, their integrity is extremely high and they stand by their commitments. This praise comes at no easy feat as we have many requirements on our lanes including: Bonded, CSA, Logistics trailers, Reefer and Haz shipping.
It is was overwhelming pride that I submit this recommendation for ET Transport. Service has been outstanding since ET’s additions to our network over 3 years ago. ET maintains some of the highest positive service metrics consistently throughout the year. With multiple changes in the market, they have stood true to their commitments while remaining a valued partner. From shipments to consulting, ET has always supported us above and beyond.