For Immediate Release


Chatham, New Jersey (June 15, 2018) – Preferred Freezer Services (PFS), a global leader in advanced design and engineered temperature-controlled warehouses is excited to announce the opening of its newest facility, Big Bear Los Angeles. Big Bear satisfies the demand for modern and efficient cold storage warehousing services in the competitive Los Angeles market. The new facility marks the company’s seventh in the Los Angeles area and thirty-eighth in the United States.

“We are thrilled to officially open the doors of our industry leading public refrigerated warehouse in downtown Los Angeles,” said Mike Townsend, Director of Sales and Operations for the Western Region. Mr. Townsend went on to say, “the entire Los Angeles market area has been starved for a temperature-controlled warehouse which has the space to consolidate all their goods under one roof. Big Bear delivers just that, with nearly 95,000 frozen pallet spaces in a beautiful new facility. When you add Big Bear’s capacity to Preferred Freezer’s advanced temperature-controlled technology and industry leading customer service, the combination is more than just good for the Los Angeles Region…it is a game changer for our customers.”

Big Bear is located near Interstate 5 and just minutes from downtown Los Angeles. The state-of-the-art facility, which is BRC Certified, covers an entire city block and adds to the company’s expanding footprint. The building features 32 docks doors all with levelers and seals. Big Bear is operating with a 24-hour operation, 6 days a week.

“We are excited to have started operations at our highly anticipated Big Bear facility,” said Justin Ernest, Sales Manager of Big Bear Los Angeles. He added, “this state-of-theart facility offering 24-hour operations for all inbound/outbound activity, will alleviate the challenges faced with capacity and driver dwell times that the Los Angeles market has faced for the last few years. The size, flexibility, and customer service that this facility provides, will set a new standard for the Los Angeles cold storage market and we are excited to be able to lead the charge.”

For more information on Big Bear, contact Sales Manager Justin Ernest at either or (213) 334-4452 x4202. For information on all thirtyeight PFS locations, please visit or contact Dan DiDonato at 973-820-4040.

About Preferred Freezer Services

Preferred Freezer Services, headquartered in Chatham, New Jersey, is dedicated to designing, constructing, and operating state-of-the-art warehouses throughout the United States and Asia. Preferred Freezer Services has grown from a single facility in 1989 to 38 U.S. locations and still growing. Preferred Freezer Services operates in locations throughout the United States with facilities in New York/New Jersey, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, and Washington State.