If you’re a business owner, chances are that your company needs to transport food products or temperature-sensitive goods. If it does, then this blog post is for you! There are many reasons why your business should invest in a refrigerated van or truck, and our team here at BHRV discuss them below.
First of all, if there’s one thing most people know about the restaurant industry (and any other food-related industries) is that it’s very temperature sensitive. Whether you’re making ice cream or transporting fresh produce from farms to grocery stores, having a vehicle with a proper cooling unit will make sure everything stays fresh all day long – whether on the road or just sitting in the warehouse waiting to be shipped out. That means less waste and more profit for your business!
Keep Your Good Safe
You may find it obvious, but one of the main reasons to choose a refrigerated van is to keep your goods and products as safe as possible. A lot of people don’t see the benefits of a refrigerated van and think they can be a waste of money, but we can promise you they are worth every penny. They offer great protection for products and goods that are temperature-sensitive, for example, a refrigerated van will make your deliveries of meats, fruits and flowers easier. Your product will stay fresher for longer, providing your customers with the highest quality produce possible.
Sending goods that are not up to standard once will damage your reputation, so having a refrigerated van will keep your business going strong. Not only is having a refrigerated van a way to keep your goods protected but it also protects you and your business reputation.
Take Control Of Your Services
When you own a refrigerated van it gives your business a new level of control, you can provide your goods and produce when you want to, being able to distribute yourself brings a whole new aspect to your business. Once you own a van you can choose when you provide a delivery service and you can also ensure the deliveries are carried out without the hitch.
When you buy your own refrigerated van you have control over every aspect of your delivery service, how your product is handled and stored and also how it is packaged for delivery, you know what your goods need more than anyone else.
Taking control of your own services keeps you in control of every aspect of your business, it allows you to keep the business working in a way you are happy with, from the temperature of the van to the final deliveries of your goods, you are in control.
Adds Flexibility To Your Business
When it comes to products that get distributed by refrigerated vans we often think of food, flowers and medicine, but we forget that refrigeration is open to many other industries as well. For example, companies that deal with fine art, antiques, personal products and also chemicals. By purchasing a refrigerated van you are giving your company the opportunity to be flexible and diverse.
If for example, you are a delivery company, by adding refrigerated vehicles to your fleet of vans you are opening yourself up to being fully flexible and giving your company the ability to deliver a wider range of products in the best way possible. The end goal for everyone is to keep the consumer happy, having the equipment and tools to do this not only defines your business but will also help it grow and develop.
Advertise Your Business
Having a refrigerated van like normal vans gives you the opportunity to advertise, you can get the van wrapped or graphic design added. Anyway you can promote and advertise your business is a great asset, and when you can do so on a van that you own, why would you not take full advantage of that?
With your refrigerated van, you can add your logo, branding, contact details and any other information relevant to your business, your refrigerated van becomes a consistent marketing scheme. Advertising your company every single time you take to the road.
Contact BHRV Today
There’s a lot of reasons why you might need a refrigerated van. If your business is in the food and beverage industry, or if you are transporting perishable goods like medicine, medical equipment, flowers or even produce that needs to be delivered quickly – then it may not be an option for you to get by without one.
To find out more information about why your business should purchase or hire a refrigerated van, get in touch with our team at BHRV. Not only do we sell new and used vans, but we can also offer you full conversions. Get in touch today to find out more.