Why us

Since 70 years we deliver innovative products and market-leading service. 

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Backed by 70 years of experience, our team is ready to meet your needs.

trusted when  
COLD 
Sustainability 
Accuracy 
matters

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Consistently Accurate, Uniquely Sustainable Commercial Gel Packs

Whatever your priority, our extensive catalog has reliable options to match. Our gel pack lines include:

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Backed by decades of performance, our GlacierTemp cold packs and shapeable foam bricks offer various price points and features for shipping needs requiring 32°F formulations.

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High-performing and revolutionary TerraTemp packs offer a sustainable choice with no compromises.

CuraTemp - Freezer Packs for Temperature Accuracy

Formulated in eutectic points ranging from -10°F to 32°F, CuraTemp packs ensure precise temperature control.

Your Partner in Problem-Solving

From programs and services to product innovations, we’re working to keep your business on the cutting edge. 

With notable performance and safety advantages over traditional dry ice, Enviro Ice™ -12°C sets a new standard in pharmaceutical, food and specialty cold shipping.

Our Conditioning Operations, Logistics and Delivery (“COLD”) Program takes the stress out of cold chain supply planning so you can focus on your core business. 

With a wide range of established offerings and extensive customization capability, we’re ready to work with you to meet your business needs.

Featured Manufacturing Location: Chicago

Pelton Shepherd opened the facility in the suburb of Chicago, IL in 2019 to support the exploding demand from the delivered Food and Pharmaceuticals in the region. Tim Burgess, Production…

Pelton Shepherd Foam Bricks are Better…

Foam Bricks are a special type of cold chain packaging refrigerant that uses a light, rigid foam to constrain its shape to precise dimensions even after thawing. While some companies…

Why is drain-safe more sustainable?

Late 2023, Pelton Shepherd released a simple new product with a quantifiable sustainability impact: Vortec Ice™. Vortec Ice™ is the result of the feedback of our customers who wanted a…

Common Cold Chain Packing Challenges

If you’re in the cold chain shipping industry, you understand the importance of properly packing perishable products to prevent temperature fluctuations. Any deviation outside the recommended temperature range can lead…

Gel Pack Guide

Cold chain logistics is constantly evolving — and presenting new challenges along the way. With surging e-commerce sales and rising fuel costs, cold chain shippers must seek ways to mitigate shipping expenses while…

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