Personalized Logistics for Florida
Based in N. Fort Myers, FL, Florida Freezer LP 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 Florida Freezer 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
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.
Robert Fay is our President. Robert has spent 25+ years developing supply chain solutions, concentrating on food distribution networks, including almost 20 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. He is actively involved with the Global Chain Alliance, particularly with the International Refrigerated Transportation Association board, the USDA NAREEE Advisory Board, and other industry groups.
Gregg Garrison, our Logistics Specialist, has been in the logistics business now for over ten years with solid experience in freight movement and transportation. Gregg’s wide range of business experience and dedication to quality make his support of daily operations paramount in the sensitive food logistics business.
Lora Warren, our Customer Service Manager, has been taking care of our clients need for over ten years. Her in depth knowledge of our clients goods helps Lora stay on top of wide ranging needs.
Paula Ward, our Transportation Supervisor, is another long tenured team member with almost twenty years. Paula not only takes care of the transportation needs of our clients, but also facilitates the smooth transition between transportation and warehousing on our dock.
Robert Kidney, our Operations Supervisor, is also a veteran team member of Florida Freezer. He provides the critical daily oversight of the warehouse team to ensure your goods are stored properly and handled with the care they deserve.
Bill Hutchison, our facility superintendent, is our longest serving team member with over twenty years experience at Florida Freezer. Not only does Bill take care of the facility and grounds, but also is an integral part of our daily warehouse operations.
Florida Freezer’s main location 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.
Florida Freezer now operates two cross dock facilities, one each in Lakeland, FL and Medley, FL. The Lakeland facility gives Florida Freezer expanded dry storage capabilities.
All inventory information is now maintained in Camelot’s Excalibur system, a customized inventory management program for greater product movement and inventory accuracy.
Customer online access to inventory is now available through our secure portal. Customer online order processing 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:
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
Container loading/unloading (floor loaded or palletized)
Fast movement cross docking
Drum and aseptic bin handling
Truck Driver Break room and Bathrooms
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
All shipments to Florida Freezer clients should be consigned to:
c/o Florida Freezer LP
7952 Interstate Court
North Fort Myers, Florida 33917
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
Please direct all of your general inquiries to our President, Robert Fay
Customer Service Manager
Head west from exit 143 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.
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:
Experienced food distribution or production warehousemen
Class A CDL drivers (through our affiliated company, GFA Rail Services, Inc.
Please apply in person at 7952 Interstate Court, North Fort Myers, FL 33917.