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Food Grade Cold Storage in Philadelphia

Food Grade Cold Storage in Philadelphia

At First Choice Freezer and Cold Storage, our freezers are the best for food grade cold storage in Philadelphia. We are conveniently based outside of the city in Vineland, in South Jersey. Our mission is to handle, store and transport your inventory in a modern temperature controlled warehouse.

Whatever your cold food storage needs, we’re prepared to make it happen for you, and to help you move your products when you need to. We provide cold storage as low as 20 degrees Fahrenheit, a well-organized and large warehouse with over 35,000 pallet positions, dry food storage, blast freezing for fresh produce, and leased space as needed. 

Using the safest and most efficient practices, our team uses the most modern and state of the art equipment. We have been dedicated to keeping food safe and providing services with excellence and customer satisfaction. Our facilities offer a number of cold storage and temperature sensitive warehousing functions, to suit the needs of the most discerning customers.

Our facility is regularly inspected by the FDA, USDA and a number of third party entities to make sure the strictest food safety standards are being met. We have a certified HACCP plan in place for every critical control point of our operation and use several systems to monitor client goods.

Advanced And Safe Cold Storage For Philadelphia Food Producers

Our food safety systems include: 

  • Temperature Alarms
  • 24/7 Freezer Temp Monitoring and Logs
  • Fully Enclosed Docks to Protect from Elements
  • Freon Leak Alarms
  • Compressor alarms & Backup Compressors
  • Backup Power Systems
  • Backup Refrigeration Systems

We are OSHA compliant, and use ICC Dock Locks with Universal Safety Signals, Automated LED Lighting Systems, among others.

Let First Choice be your first choice for the best in food grade cold storage in Philadelphia. Contact us today or use this form to tell us about your cold storage needs.

South Jersey Cold Storage Facilities

South Jersey Cold Storage Facilities

Our team is ready to show you a reliable option in South Jersey cold storage facilities. If you need dedicated space, we offer space leasing opportunities that guarantee a specific amount of storage space for your products at any given capacity. We are conveniently based in Vineland, and we offer cold storage, blast freezing, dry storage, and a large and efficiently organized warehouse for you cold storage needs.

The Levari family, founder and current operator of First Choice, represents three generations of expertise in the food storage industry. Michael A. Levari Sr. is a local member of the business community and has been in the agriculture transportation and warehousing industry for over 40 years. 

Our mission is to handle, store and transport your inventory in a modern temperature-controlled warehouse, in the safest and most efficient manner, with the most up-to-date and state of the art equipment, with excellence and customer satisfaction. The facility we have offers a number of cold storage and temperature-sensitive warehousing functions to suit the needs of the most discerning customers.

We offer frozen storage to -20 Fahrenheit, and a number of refrigerated rooms for palletized products.

First Choice are full members of the Global Cold Chain Alliance, which serves as the focused voice of the cold chain industry, representing 1,200 member companies in 75 countries.

Safety Measures of South Jersey Cold Storage Facilities

Operational Safety
Our OSHA compliant warehouse has the most modern safety features including:

  • Minimal or No Wait Time at Docks
  • ICC Dock Locks with Universal Safety Signals
  • Extra High Capacity Drive In Rack Systems
  • Modern Fire Suppression Systems
  • Automated LED Lighting Systems

Food Safety

We are regularly inspected by the FDA, USDA and a number of third party entities to make sure we are meeting the strictest food safety standards. We have a certified HACCP plan in place for every critical control point of our operation. Other food safety precautions include:

  • Temperature Alarms
  • 24/7 Freezer Temp Monitoring and Logs
  • Fully Enclosed Docks to Protect from Elements
  • Freon Leak Alarms
  • Compressor alarms & Backup Compressors
  • Backup Power Systems
  • Backup Refrigeration Systems

Contact us to be your choice in South Jersey cold storage facilities. Leave us your contact information, a brief message, and we’ll be sure to reach out to you soon.