Category: Food trade

Jan 2020

20 years of ECOCOOL – Interview with founder Heinrich Siedenburg and department head Valeska Busch

When asked if they have any good anecdotes to share, they start laughing. “Of course. You don’t spend 20 years with a company and not have a few stories,” says Heinrich Siedenburg. Valeska Busch confirms this with a grin. Now head of the Sewing department, she has been with ECOCOOL longer than almost anyone at the […]
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Jan 2020

Quality management system in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 – Successful supervisory audit

ECOCOOL did more than simply earn with aplomb its first quality management system certification in accordance with ISO 9001:2015. “A year on, we have also successfully passed our first supervisory audit,” says Katharina Brüssel. As ECOCOOL’s certified quality management officer, she was responsible for coordinating the audit. “For this supervisory audit, we went through every […]
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Jan 2020

EMPLOYEE PROFILE: A tech-head through and through – Jan Siedenburg

Good luck getting his attention once he has plunged into the world of Horatio Hornblower and joined the next battle out on the high seas. It can take a while for him to come back to reality after spending even a moment reading the adventure series. Jan Siedenburg can best enjoy this relaxed sort of […]
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Jul 2019

“Smartliner” by ECOCOOL: New cooling packaging for online trade

Temperature-sensitive products require protection from the weather when sent via standard parcel services. ECOCOOL offers a particularly economical solution for this, and particularly for the booming online trade, with its new Smartliner cooling packaging. ECOCOOL expert Christian Wittenberg explains the special features of this new packaging innovation. What is the main strength of the Smartliner? […]
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Jul 2019

Coolpack Gelpacks – did you know?

Nothing is impossible! ECOCOOL offers a wide range of cooling elements. Among our customer favourites are the Coolpack Gelpacks, which impress above all with their flexible application options. Do you need a specific Coolpack volume that is not part of our standard range? No problem! In principle, virtually any customer-specific filling volume is possible with […]
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Jul 2019

EMPLOYEE PROFILE: Organisational talent through and through – Katharina Brüssel

Who? How? What? When? Where? Why? If anyone at ECOCOOL is sure to have the answers to these questions, it’s Katharina Brüssel. The 28-year-old is responsible for marketing, sales and quality management and is essentially the boss’s right hand. Her reputation for impeccable organisational talent precedes her. Katharina Brüssel started gaining experience in the logistics […]
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Mar 2019

NEW: Quality assurance with Freshcode – Cold chain monitoring par excellence

When transporting temperature-sensitive goods such as foods or pharmaceutical products, maintaining the cold/temperature chain plays a crucial role in ensuring impeccable quality. This means that, from the time of manufacture right up to consumption by the end customer, an appropriate, product-specific temperature control must be guaranteed. With the Freshcode, ECOCOOL’s portfolio now includes not only […]
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Feb 2019

EMPLOYEE PROFILE: CUSTOMER ADVISOR FOLKE POGGENBURG

At just under three years old, little Liam keeps his dad on the go. Swimming, rampaging, playing in puddles with his son – all these are activities for which Folke Poggenburg now gladly sets his football aside. Apart from this, he is devoting himself completely to his new professional challenge. Since August of last year, […]
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Oct 2018

Employee Profile: Dominique Holzmann – the first ECOCOOL trainee

From Stade to the USA, then Australia, and next stop Thailand – now the globe-trotter is staying put for the next three years in Bremerhaven. After leaving school, with his high school graduation in the bag and his sights on great adventures, Dominique Holzmann packed a rucksack and set off into the wide world. In […]
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Jun 2018

Partner profile: HelloFresh is revolutionising everyday cooking

Swap the stress of planning and shopping with more creative inspiration and professional support when cooking – HelloFresh sends recipe boxes containing easy-to-cook, tasty and healthy meals straight to your doorstep. HelloFresh was founded in December 2011 by Jessica Nilsson, Thomas Griesel and Dominik Richter. Their vision was to offer an innovative service which made […]
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May 2018

Staff Portrait: Dispatch Manager Jana Seipke

She is a family person through and through – the ideal prerequisite for working at ECOCOOL. However, it isn’t just the family atmosphere that she appreciates: Jana Seipke shouldered the responsibility for her remit right from the start. This is just the way she likes it. She enjoys having creative leeway and uses it to […]
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May 2018

‘Smartcooler’: New cooling packaging for online food deliveries

Deliveries of fresh food ordered online are booming. Meal box suppliers such as HelloFresh and online supermarkets such as MyTime or AllYouNeed Fresh are using the Internet as a new distribution channel for their food – as are specialised suppliers of caviar, speciality meats and vegan products. Suitable cooling packaging is essential to ensure that […]
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