Cannon Logistics provides temperature-controlled freight management and warehousing solutions for food distributors, caterers, retailers, farmers and manufacturers in Australia.
Options include refrigerated transport for temperature-sensitive goods, a non-chilled road freighter for delivery of foods that do not spoil at room temperature, and cold / dry storage as part of an end-to-end solution.
Logistics services for temperature-sensitive food
Cannon Logistics has more than 20 years’ experience in specialised and refrigerated transport.
Its modern fleet comprises state-of-the-art humidity control technology, which monitors the storage environment to ensure that strict operating parameters are met. This method meets Australian regulatory requirements for the food industry.
The company’s services are optimised to deliver goods with no change in condition, reducing damage and loss.
Trucks feature traffic monitoring equipment and GPS tracking technology for efficient route planning to ensure that food items are delivered quickly.
Temperature-controlled transportation of food products by road
Cannon Logistics services the whole of Queensland and Northern NSW. Its general road freight service offers daily routes between Brisbane, Rockhampton, Yeppon and Lismore, as well as services to Roma, St George, Cunnamulla and Mt Isa. Shipments to Mackay, Townsville and Cairns can be performed three times a week, while routes to Charters Towers are available on a weekly basis.
Freight is handled carefully following the company’s Best Practice guidelines, which support its food safety, fatigue and maintenance management accreditation. The company does not use subcontractors, so clients can deal with the same driver for multiple shipments. Drivers understand each clients’ specific requirements.
Cannon Logistics offers flexible services, delivering cargo ranging from a single carton to several pallets.
Cold / dry storage solutions for food manufacturers
Cannon Logistics provides temperature-controlled storage solutions at its Brisbane depot.
Located in the Lytton suburb in Brisbane and the Port of Brisbane corridor, the warehouse facility stores frozen, chilled and dry products. It ensures goods are never exposed to unstable or varying temperatures and humidity.
The company offers an end-to-end solution to avoid the stress of dealing with multiple suppliers. It has a team of managers with extensive experience in specialised and refrigerated transport and warehousing.
About Cannon Logistics
Cannon Logistics is a family owned business based in the Port of Brisbane Corridor at Lytton.
Since 2006, the company has provided transport (both refrigerated and dry) logistics consultancy and storage services to shipping providers, retailers, supermarkets, foodservice distributors, produce growers, cooperatives and manufacturers. The company also services mining businesses throughout Queensland.
The company was awarded the Freight Smart grant by the Queensland Government for innovation excellence in freight delivery services. The business maintains close relationships with customers to meet their exact requirements.