PFS of Chicago 1

Founded October 2003


Preferred Freezer Services of Chicago 1 is one of three Preferred Freezer cold storage facilities in Chicago. Chicago 1 is strategically located on South Damen Avenue just off I-55 and I-90. This temperature-controlled warehouse offers frozen storage for distributors and small businesses as well as import and capabilities.


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Superior Capabilities

Preferred Freezer Services of Chicago 1, LLC
2500 S Damen Avenue Chicago, IL 60608

Full Service Operation
Hours of Operation


Shipping, Mon-Fri 6:00 am – 4:00 pm
Receiving, Mon-Fri 6:00 am – 2:30 pm
Customer Service, Mon-Fri 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Weekends by prior arrangement

Freezer Capacity
100% Single Deep Rack for Selection

6.6 million cubic feet of freezer space
22,000 sq. ft. Refrigerated Shipping/Receiving Dock
16 Dock Doors with Levelers and Seals
100% Diesel backup to run entire facility

Food Safety
BRC Certificated

This standard specifically promotes best practices in handling, storage, and distribution of products. BRC certified in 2016, 2017, 2018, and registered for an audit in 2019. 

Computerized Inventory Management
Finest IT Equipment

Our Warehouse Management Systems have been designed with real-time radio frequency to provide our customers with tighter control of their inventory and faster product retrieval.

Oversized Truck Yards
We love truckers and give them space!

Spacious truck yards with overnight parking on-site. Overflow parking available across the street. Nearest full-service truck stop (Thornton’s)  33 miles away.

Fire, Burglar, and Building Temperature

Central Station 24-hour monitoring

Designated Inspection Area

I-House approved for Siluriformes Fish, Private QA Laboratories for Onsite Sampling, Export Services, U.S.D.A., F.D.A., U.S.D.C.

Extra Services
We Get It Done™!

Repacking, Weighing, Labels, Cross Docking/Transloading, Overnight Sample Shipping, and other value added services available.

Meet the Team

Dan Johnson
Dan Johnson

General Manager

Soto Karoubas
Soto Karoubas

Sales Manager

Where to Find Us

2500 S Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL 60608

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