WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Oct 14, 2013) - The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) is pleased to announce Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration as its strategic sponsor to support policy, trends, and educational information to the cold chain industry.

GCCA has long been actively engaged with the policy makers and federal agencies to proactively influence policy and regulations and promote the industry's interests. By offering a range of programs and services to keep members abreast of policy issues, including educational sessions, consultation services, compliance guides, webinars, blogs, alerts and other resources, GCCA is globally recognized as the leading industry association in the temperature controlled logistics industry.

"Our priority is to focus on programs that will drive value," said GCCA President and COO Corey Rosenbusch. "Our members are always concerned about policies affecting their industry and maintaining regulatory compliance."

As a global leader of energy-efficient industrial and commercial refrigeration equipment, HVAC controls, and variable frequency drives, Danfoss is uniquely positioned to provide thought leadership and expertise in areas vital to the global cold chain industry, including refrigerants, controls, energy utilization, and OSHA regulations.

"Industry collaboration and engagement are critical to advance technology and progress on important issues like refrigerant, safety, and efficiency. We are pleased to be working with the GCCA on a range of initiatives to keep its members apprised of current policy, trends and issues that affect their businesses," commented John Forsyth, Marketing Manager, Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration.

Comprised of its Core Partners, including the International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses, the World Food Logistics Organization, the International Refrigerated Transportation Association, and the International Association for Cold Storage Construction, the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) represents all major industries engaged in temperature-controlled logistics. GCCA unites partners to be innovative leaders in the temperature-controlled products industry. For more information about GCCA, visit www.gcca.org.

About Danfoss
Danfoss is a world leader in the research, development and production of high efficiency electronic and mechanical components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration and motion control systems -- as well as solutions for renewable energy technologies such as solar power. Our innovative, reliable products and solutions have been used in homes, buildings and industrial plants to help save energy and improve productivity since 1933. Today, we employ approximately 23,000 people worldwide, and operate sales companies in 47 countries and 56 factories in 18 countries.

For more information about Danfoss Industrial Refrigeration, visit: www.danfoss.com/ir.