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With millions of dollars’ worth of perishables—and your reputation—at stake, you need a freight forwarding partner dedicated to understanding your business, your products, and your customers. Transporting fresh products around the world is a highly specialized task. Alba Wheels Up has earned a reputation as one of America’s most experienced and professional worldwide perishable forwarders.

When it comes to importing Dairy Products, every moment in the supply chain counts. You need a Logistics Partner that will make sure your goods quickly clear with all government agencies and deliver on time.

With over 70 years of industry experience, Alba Wheels Up has earned a reputation as one of the most reliable and professional Brokers and Forwarders.

Our team has the know-how and the resources to give you greater flexibility, certainty, and creativity when it comes to perishable logistics. Whether it’s live, chilled, or frozen, talk with us for a fresh approach to your perishable freight.

  • Experienced and knowledgeable staff ready to advise you
  • Guidance on packing for peak freshness and quality
  • Temperature-controlled handling and storage facilities
  • 24-hour, 7-day service with key personnel always available
  • Permanent space allocation with premium carriers
  • Access to airspace during peak periods
  • Innovative new routings for increased market penetration
  • State-of-the-art consignment tracking and tracing system

Having the RIGHT Customs Broker is critical for perishable importers

Unlike hard-goods freight, importers of perishable commodities face some difficult challenges today:
Navigating the latest requirements from government agencies such as: FDA, USDA, Fish and Wildlife and US Customs.

At Alba Wheels Up, we have built a storied track record of:

  • Moving freight faster due to its perishable nature and high value.
  • Identifying potential contingent liability as a result of a delayed entry.
  • Complying with new logistic protocols as well as escalating perishable product compliance requirements.
  • Dealing with heightened airport and seaport security issues which could cause delays and cargo value loss.

Alba Wheels Up has specialized in handling perishable and sensitive commodities for decades.

All products regulated by the Food and Drug Administration must meet the same requirements, whether imported from abroad or produced domestically. The job of protecting consumers includes an ever-increasing need to oversee imports, which have been increasing by 5-10 percent per year for the last decade, and those percentages expect to keep rising.

All FDA-regulated products are electronically screened before they enter the U.S. Consumers and importers of imported FDA-regulated products will find helpful information detailed on this website.