Americold has been helping key quick service restaurant (QSR) customers with their supply chain solutions for over 22 years. With an emphasis on people, Americold builds very strong relationships with its QSR partners with experienced teams, well versed on the dynamic and fast-paced QSR franchise environment.
The Americold QSR model is a full service solution, working with the customers supply chain teams and performing the initial buying function, receiving stock from suppliers, taking ownership for the goods on arrival and on-selling it to stores in a direct to store delivery model.
Americold currently buys and on-sells AU$330 million worth of goods to is QSR customers in Australia servicing over 920 stores in the network, picking over 10,500,000 cartons annually. With a key focus on, order fill, accuracy and customer service our number one goal is to provide the stores with a great experience when a delivery arrives.
Americold’s QSR model links into the wider Americold network. It is supported by the framework of the largest temperature controlled logistics solution in the world. This link ensures that the QSR network is at the forefront of new technology, adherence to compliance and safety and warehouse best practices.
If you are operating in the QSR landscape and need an experienced supply chain partner than leverage off the Americold QSR network. We can provide an end to end solution for your brand to ensure the stores always have product to ensure you are providing a great experience for your customers.
Dedicated buying team working with customer supply chain teams to manage core lines stock cover and all promotional stock management. Forced issues out to stores using a just in time model to be ready for all promotions
Drive out the stock holding cost and working capital. Improve your cash flow and only pay for the stock when it arrives in stores ready for use in a working capital neutral model
Palletised orders are unpacked by drivers at store and put into or as close as possible to the relevant storage areas in store. Fleet of tailgated rigid vehicles servicing QSR customers bringing the product to you
Our facilities have different temperature rooms to suit the requirements of your product.
Not just cold, but ice-cream cold. -25ºC Temperatures to maintain product consistency.
When seasonal demand spikes and shifts in consumer habits tax your current capabilities, Americold can absorb those pressures and needs with, cross-dock velocity, overflow capacity, and reserve stock peace of mind programs. We partner with you to ensure you have the space and value added services to outpace your competitors and honor your commitments to your customers.
To contact Americold’s facilities in the Australia & New Zealand region, please visit our locations page for site telephone numbers by clicking the following link: Locations Page