Take a Look Inside the Chilly Places That Keep Your Food Fresh

The series of chilled spaces known as the coldscape allow fruits and vegetables to travel long distances between farm and table.
Jun 29, 2015·
TakePart Staff

When you go to the grocery store and look for "fresh" produce, what you might find instead is an apple that was picked almost a year ago. How is that possible, you ask? That's where the coldscape comes in. The coldscape is the series of refrigerated warehouses, trucks, and other conveyances that allows your food to be transported from all over the world and held until it's just ripe enough to send to your local store.