Personalized Logistics for Florida

About Us

Based in N. Fort Myers, FL, Florida Freezer is a Public Refrigerated Warehouse and an asset based 3rd Party Logistics Provider (3PL) dedicated to creating pragmatic solutions to meet the logistical needs of Florida, and to find opportunities where others only see problems.

The four principles by which GFA will conduct business are:

1. Honesty is not just the best policy, it is the only policy
2. Safety will never be sacrificed
3. Every problem presents an opportunity, and
4. Develop relationships, not sales

Family Owned and Operated

Florida Freezer is a family owned and operated company with almost 50 years in the transportation and warehouse industry.  Its owners and staff are dedicated to providing cost effective and efficient service for all of your logistical needs.

Our Solutions Team

Our founder, Gordon Fay, has served the transportation industry for almost 50 years, specializing in rail solutions and local trucking to manage the “last mile”.  Gordon graduated from Brown University and Yale University.

Robert Fay is our President.  Robert has spent 20+ years developing supply chain solutions, concentrating on food distribution networks, including 15+ years as the General Manager of Florida Freezer. Robert graduated from Franklin & Marshall College, received his MBA from Florida Gulf Coast University, and a graduate degree in Supply Chain Management from Pennsylvania State University.

Mackelvie “Mack” Jno-Charles, our General Manager, brings over 25 years experience in international shipping, warehouse operations, and supply chain management from companies such as Nippon Express, Home Depot, Starbucks, and Chic-fil-A.

Julie Lemens, our Transportation Manager, has spent almost 25 years in the trucking industry with such companies at Schneider, and CR England.  She brings that big carrier experience to make your freight needs happen.

Please contact Julie with all of your new business opportunities.

 Our Facility

Florida Freezer is located in N. Fort Myers, the in the heart of Southwest Florida, allowing for efficient distribution from Sarasota to Marco Island along the coast and inland from Sebring to Immokalee.- 125 miles Equi-distant between Tampa and Fort Lauderdale.- Located just off I-75 with easy access to all major cities and ports in Florida.
Oversized truck dock accommodates all types of trucks and is geared for cross docking.
6 car rail siding with direct to Freezer rail door and outside dock/ramp.
Geared to serve your specific needs with a combination of selection, drive in, and drive through racks, as well as bulk storage.
Outside commodity storage for bulk materials such as lumber, wall board, steel and other building materials.
Sprinklers and video surveillance throughout the building.- Central station electronic security.
Rigorous pest control program, provided by Santiano Bros.

Inventory Management

All inventory information is now maintained in iTracker, a cloud based inventory management program.
Customer online access to their accounts is coming soon!
Production date and expiration date tracking.
Batch code/production code tracking.
FIFO, LIFO, or Production Date stock rotation.
Our entire warehouse staff is dedicated to achieving our goals of 100% inventory accuracy and 100% damage free storage.
Inventory on hand and history reporting available as you need it.


In addition to traditional long and short term storage and full pallet handling, Florida Freezer can also provide you with logistics and business consultation services, as well as comprehensive package of logistical support, including:


Retail / Wholesale / Food Service and Small Order Processing

Case picking
Each pick to tote
Order fulfillment / Overnight shipping
Returns and Damages processing
Local and regional Direct Store Delivery with in-store full stock rotation and service


Bulk Storage and Handling

Rail transloading
Container loading/unloading (floor loaded or palletized)
Fast movement cross docking
Drum and aseptic bin handling


On Site Facilities

Metered electric plug-ins for route trucks
Tractor Trailer and Route Truck Parking (fenced and lighted)
Leasable Office Space
USDA and FDA Inspection hosting
Build to Suit Available on 2.5 Acres

Contact Us

All shipments to Florida Freezer clients should be consigned to:

client’s name
c/o Florida Freezer LP
7952 Interstate Court
North Fort Myers, Florida 33917

Distribution Center

7952 Interstate Court
North Fort Myers, Florida 33917
Telephone: (239) 543-3377
Fax: (239) 543-2335

Finance & Administration Office

4110 Centerpointe Drive, Suite 207
Fort Myers, Florida 33916
Telephone: (239) 275-6060
Fax: (239) 275-0581


Our Team

Please direct all of your general inquiries to our General Manager, Mackelvie Jno-Charles


Mackelvie Jno-Charles

General Manager


Robert Fay



Julie Lemens

Transportation Manager


From I-75:
Head west from exit 143 (old exit 26) approximately 3/4 mile to First St. (do NOT cross RR tracks). Turn right onto First, then make quick left onto East Street. Make next left onto Interstate Court. Florida Freezer is the second warehouse on the left.

From US-41:
Head east approximately 5 miles towards I-75 along Bayshore Road. Cross over RR tracks and make immediate left onto First St. Then follow same directions as above.


Our current career opportunities based in North Fort Myers (Lee County), Florida are:

Class A CDL drivers

Please send your resume to Employment
or apply in person at 7952 Interstate Court, north Fort Myers, FL 33917