|Pleasanton, Calif., — DeltaTrakÂ® announces the addition of a new data security feature to the FlashLink BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) Wireless Monitoring Solution.
According to Frederick Wu, President and CEO of DeltaTrak, “With the new security feature, shippers have the option to require receivers to enter an access code before they can see or download data from the BLE loggers. This gives them that extra layer of data security.” A smartphone app sends information from a mobile device to the BLE Web Application where it can be viewed remotely by authorized users.
This solution is ideal for three types of applications which include 24/7 facility monitoring, pre-cooling operations, and delivery routes. With the FlashLink BLE loggers, customers have secure access to data, immediate alert notifications, and reports in PDF and CSV formats.
The FlashLink BLE logger helps suppliers maintain continuous visibility of temperature and humidity during facility monitoring and pre-cooling operations. It is especially ideal for 24/7 facility monitoring, such as cold storage warehouses, distribution centers, greenhouses, temperature controlled processing, packing and staging areas. Alert notifications are sent to personnel which allow them to take quick corrective action before products are compromised by changes in temperature conditions.
With the FlashLink BLE Wireless Monitoring Solution, pre-cooling operations will improve efficiency, increase pallet throughput and extend product shelf life. The loggers monitor produce in cooling tunnels and when required temperatures are reached alerts are sent via email or SMS notifications. Instead of pre-cooling based on time and relying on staff to take pulp temperature, this automates tracking and provides real-time temperature conditions during the process. Data can be analyzed by personnel to identify strengths and weaknesses of their operation, and assure that products are adequately cooled, while eliminating the problem of pallets not being cooled long enough.
For delivery routes, receivers can also read temperature history data from the FlashLink BLE Logger without opening the vehicle doors or locating the logger inside the truck. As soon as a vehicle arrives, the smart phone application accesses data from the logger from up to ~100 feet / 30 meters away, so information is available immediately upon arrival.
FlashLink BLE Logger settings are customizable, including device name, logging interval, and high/low alarm limits. All data is available in the cloud, where temperature and location are reviewed remotely for tracking shipments in progress, making cold chain management decisions and reports for audits, HACCP and FSMA documentation.
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Pleasanton, CA. — DeltaTrak® recently announced the release of its new FlashLink Real-Time Monitoring Solution. This system combines the FlashLink Real-Time In-Transit Logger cloud service. The logger records temperature, humidity, shock, light and location and sends data via GSM cellular network to a web account. Reliable up-to-the-minute information is accessed with a standard web browser using a PC or any internet-ready device.
“The FlashLink Real-Time In-Transit Logger is especially beneficial to shippers because they don’t have to wait for a receiver to open vehicle doors, find the logger, download it and email the trip history report,” according to Fred Wu, President and CEO of DeltaTrak. “Information is automatically uploaded to the cloud and shared between shippers and receivers, and critical cold chain management decisions can be made right away.” The stored data is also available for traceability, audits, HACCP documentation and FSMA compliance.
Two logger configurations are available, a domestic model with a 25-day logging duration and data uploaded every 15 minutes, and an export model with a 100- day logging duration and data uploaded every hour. Shippers can customize high/low alarm settings, and alerts are automatically sent when out-of-range conditions occur. The logger also measures shock which indicates rough handling of a load, and a light sensor indicates door openings which either means a shipment arrived and is being received, or it can reveal security issues if this occurs while the shipment is still in transit.
The single use FlashLink Real-Time Logger is packaged in DeltaTrak’s unique and highly durable logger sleeve which provides protection for the device and maximizes reliable operational characteristics. Using GSM cellular data transmission technology, the FlashLink Real-Time Logger has been demonstrated to reliably transmit from within steel shipping containers and refrigerated trailers making it ideal for use in most transportation applications. The FlashLink Real-Time In-Transit Logger is a great solution for anyone that needs up to the minute information on the quality of the products being shipped.
DeltaTrak® is a leading innovator of cold chain management, environmental monitoring and food safety solutions for the food, produce, life science, and chemical industries.Additional information can be found at www.deltatrack.com.
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Pleasanton, Calif., — DeltaTrak® announces the release of two new FlashLink Mini PDF In-Transit Loggers . Available in either °F or °C models, these compact, single-use temperature recorders provide accurate, reliable monitoring of conditions during transport, storage and handling of any perishable product.
One unit works for all modes of transportation: air, truck, rail or sea. “This simplifies logger inventory management for shippers,” according to Frederick Wu, President and CEO of DeltaTrak. “Since recorded data is automatically scaled to fit a graph as a one page PDF report, they don’t need to stock multiple models with various logging durations.” This means a shorter logging period will be shown with high resolution as a full graph.
Plug-and-play features of the FlashLink Mini PDF Loggers make them ideal for import/export operations. A built-in USB connector and on-board software allow quick, easy access to trip data without using special reading devices like cradles or adapters, and no need to download or install software on a PC. Receivers can retrieve data as soon as a shipment arrives, and make quick accept/reject decisions on the dock.
The logger can plug into a PC or tablet, or print reports directly to a printer with a USB port – no computer needed! PDF files can be emailed to suppliers and transportation companies, or to insurance adjustors in the event of a claim situation.
Each unit comes mounted on a bright green shipping card, making it easy to locate when a load arrives. A peel-away barcode label with the logger serial number can be attached to shipping documents and scanned into an ERP system for complete traceability.
The FlashLink Mini PDF Logger provides verification and documentation that products have been kept within proper temperature range for FSMA, HACCP, and global food safety regulations. They ensure delivery of high quality products with longer shelf life, and ultimately support consumer safety.
DeltaTrak® is a leading innovator of cold chain management, environmental monitoring and food safety solutions for the food, produce, pharmaceutical, life science, and chemical industries. Contact DeltaTrak® by phone at 1-800-962-6776 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information can be found at www.deltatrak.com .
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Pleasanton, CA., — DeltaTrak®, a leading innovator of cold chain management, environmental monitoring and food safety solutions, announces the release of its new FlashLink Mini PDF In-Transit Logger.
These compact, single-use temperature recorders are ideal for import and export shipments and provide accurate, reliable monitoring and recording of conditions during transport, storage and handling of any perishable product.
The FlashLink Mini PDF logger features a built-in USB connector so trip history is accessed without using special reading devices like cradles or adapters. The on-board software immediately generates a secure PDF file once the logger is plugged into a PC or tablet, and can even print reports directly to a printer with a USB port – no computer needed! These plug-and-play features make it easy for receivers around the world to download data as soon as a shipment arrives, and make quick accept/reject decisions based on trip data. Reports can be emailed as necessary to suppliers and transportation companies, or to insurance adjustors in the event of a claim situation.
According to Frederick Wu, President and CEO of DeltaTrak, “The FlashLink Mini PDF In-Transit Logger is ideal for import/export operations. Receivers don’t have to install software on their local PC and don’t need to purchase additional equipment for downloading. No matter what country they’re located in, a trip report is at their fingertips in a matter of seconds.”
Ideal for compliance with global regulations, FSMA and HACCP record keeping requirements, these data loggers provide verification that products have been kept within their proper temperature range. Each unit comes mounted on a bright green shipping card, making it easy to locate when a shipment arrives. A peel-away barcode label with the logger serial number can be attached to shipping documents and scanned into the shipper’s ERP system for complete traceability.
Available in 15-Day and 75-Day models, the FlashLink Mini PDF Logger is an essential tool to help shippers, third party logistics companies, importers and exporters document their compliance with regulations, ensure consumer safety and deliver high quality products with a longer shelf life.
DeltaTrak® is a leading innovator of cold chain management, environmental monitoring and food safety solutions for the produce, food, pharmaceutical, life sciences, and chemical industries. Contact DeltaTrak® by phone at 1-800-962-6776 or by email at email@example.com . Additional information can be found at www.deltatrak.com .
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Pleasanton, California – DeltaTrak® Inc., a leading innovator of cold chain and environmental monitoring solutions, and Modality Solutions, a cold chain management engineering firm, are pleased to announce an expanded partnership. With Modality’s insight in thermal packaging, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt expertise, transport validation, and logistics solutions, combined with DeltaTrak’s certified temperature monitoring solutions, the relationship is a perfect integration of cold chain logistics capabilities.
The partnership gives customers full access to auditing assessments and gap analysis for GDP/GMP compliance audits, cargo security audits, cold chain risk assessments, and environmental assessments. Customers will also have access to engineering and consulting services for cold chain procedures, controlled environment logistics processes, biopharma product transportation, and formulations for transport.
“Having a value-added partner like Modality Solutions provides DeltaTrak clients with an applications solutions partner,” said DeltaTrak’s President, Frederick Wu. “Their implementation services ensure a compliant transition of technology, including qualification/validation, change control, and corrective/preventive actions (CAPA) management. Modality can also identify and validate new global routes and shipping lanes, and help with audit preparations and assistance on CAPAs from previous audits.”
“Any temperature excursion, either above or below the approved temperature, can result in quality issues and potential loss of products,” said Modality Solutions President, Gary Hutchinson. “Partnering with DeltaTrak allows us to offer cost-effective monitoring solutions and FlashTrak Telematics technology to help improve cold chain management from manufacturing to distribution.”
DeltaTrak®, founded in 1989, offers end-to-end cold chain management, environmental monitoring, and food safety solutions for the food, pharmaceutical, life sciences and chemical industries. DeltaTrak® provides high quality instruments, cloud-based software and services, and traceability during the storage, transport and handling of temperature sensitive commodities.
Founded in 2011, Modality Solution’s key areas of service include: regulatory compliance, cold chain thermal packaging design/qualification and controlled environment logistics solutions, transport simulation testing, streamlining development cycle times for route-to-market applications, and transport validation strategies to support global regulatory applications.
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PLEASANTON, Calif., — DeltaTRAK®, a leading manufacturer and provider of portable environmental test instruments and cold chain management solutions announces the new In-Transit Temperature Recorder specially engineered with a lighter, but durable vented case for superior air circulation and accurate temperature responses.
The new recorder includes streamlined documentation and an improved pull tab design to make the recorder easier to start. Serial numbers on every unit provides traceability documentation and the recorders’ patented design guarantees recording stops at the end of the trip.
“Our recorders’ patented design and new features makes the process of monitoring temperature and providing product quality documentation easier and less costly,” said Frederick Wu, president and CEO of DeltaTRAK.
The new DeltaTrak Single Use In-Transit Temperature Recorders, 16000 series models, are available in 5-Day to 90-Day transit periods. The recorder provides maximum accuracy and generates a permanent record of transit conditions on a 36 inch (91 cm) strip chart.
Its view port also allows the operator to visually confirm activation after the startup tab has been pulled. The in-transit recorders can be used to document the environmental temperature conditions encountered during storage and transportation of food, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and other temperature-sensitive commodities.
DeltaTrak® is a leading innovator of cold chain management, environment monitoring and food safety solutions for the food, pharmaceutical, life sciences and chemical industries. Contact DeltaTrak by phone at 1-800-962-6776 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information can be found at www.deltatrak.com. Source: DeltaTrak®
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DeltaTRAK will showcase the ThermoTrace Time Temperature Indicator (TTI) solution at the United Fresh show in San Diego, CA May 15th and 16th, (booth#1508). The TTI solution has been chosen as a United Fresh Best New Food Safety Product Finalist.
DeltaTRAK’s ThermoTrace TTI solution provides customers with a cost effective way to use 2D bar codes combined with chemical label technology to monitor accumulated temperature abuse of products as they travel through the cold chain. Recently selected as a United Fresh Best New Food Safety Product Finalist, the solution is unique in the marketplace and enhances our customer’s ability to add temperature information to the PTI guidelines for documentation.
DeltaTRAK’s FlashRF Data Central is a cloud-based solution that provides a system wide view and control of locally installed FlashLink RF 2.4 GHz wireless temperature/humidity monitoring networks. FlashRF Data Central is accessed through all modern web browsers and provides an easy-to-use interface that combines topical facility maps, logger temperature graphs and hierarchical facility network structures. Produce growers, shippers, processors and retailers can quickly access temperature data at any given time giving you better visibility of produce quality.
DeltaTRAK manufactures and sells a variety of data loggers and in-transit recorders to meet your cold chain management needs. Data loggers and in-transit recorders are an important part of any cold chain management solution. The ability to record temperature during transport helps to determine if a shipment of produce should be accepted or rejected. Data recorded during storage can help determine if a temperature-sensitive commodity is being stored at its optimum temperature for freshness.
For more information please contact your DeltaTRAK representative at email@example.com or by calling 800-962-6776/925-249-2250.
DeltaTRAK, Inc. is a leading innovator of Cold Chain Management and Food Safety, and Environment Monitoring Solutions.
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PLEASANTON, Calif. – DeltaTRAK®, a leading innovator of cold chain, environmental monitoring and food safety management solutions, announced the introduction of its DeltaTRAK TempDot Plus time-temperature indicator labels. The low-cost irreversible labels are designed to provide positive indication that the label has been activated and is in the “ON” condition. If a temperature breach occurs the product provides detailed visual information indicating the excursion length. The new labels feature unique graphics and provide the user with a green “ON” button following the IEC 5009 standard. The highly accurate labels also provide individual label serial numbers for traceability.
“The TempDot labels’ design allows them to remain completely inert prior to use so that preconditioning is not required, allowing them to be shipped or stored under most conditions and significantly reducing cost of ownership,” said Frederick Wu, president and CEO of DeltaTRAK. “Additional benefits over existing chemical labels include the easy-to-read activation and progress windows which confirm when the label is on, and the imprinted serial numbers assure traceability.”
DeltaTRAK TempDot Plus labels monitor the cumulative amount of time the label is exposed to temperature above its threshold. When a temperature excursion occurs the blue dye, which is generally recognized as safe, melts and progresses through a window with clearly indicated time markers. When temperature returns below the label’s threshold the dye solidifies and stops moving. This irreversible process allows the label to measure cumulative temperature abuse time above threshold temperature. TempDot Plus labels provide traceable temperature information on all forms of temperature sensitive products helping our customers meet the requirements of state and federal regulations such as the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) and the FDA Fish and Fishery Products Hazards and Controls Guidance. The labels are available in multiple temperature ranges with specific thresholds and run out times for food, pharmaceutical and biologics applications.About DeltaTRAK®
DeltaTRAK® is a leading innovator of cold chain management, environmental monitoring and food safety solutions for the food, pharmaceutical, life sciences and chemical industries. The company’s cold chain management and food safety solutions include a wide range of temperature, humidity, and pH monitoring and recording devices, such as data loggers, wireless systems, and a variety of professional thermometers. DeltaTRAK also manufactures facility and mobile environment monitoring solutions that provide real-time data access to centralized web/cloud based data. Headquartered in Pleasanton, California, DeltaTRAK has an R&D facility in San Diego, California, a manufacturing and distribution facility in Modesto, California, and an electronic assembly plant in Shenzhen, China. Contact DeltaTRAK by phone at 1-800-962-6776 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information can be found at www.deltatrak.com.
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