Chris Pickering joins TOWER as Sales Manager for North and South America

By July 17, 2018February 7th, 2020Uncategorized
TOWER Cold Chain Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Pickering. Chris will support TOWER’s fast-developing business across the Americas

Chris Pickering has joined TOWER Cold Chain Solutions as Sales Manager for North and South America. Chris has worked across the cold chain and packaging industries including spells with Sonoco ThermoSafe, Berlinger and, most recently, Packaging Consultants Inc.

Commenting on the appointment Niall Balfour, Managing Director, said “This is a highly significant appointment for TOWER, Chris is a dynamic individual who brings valuable experience from an important marketplace to TOWER and he will be a fundamental part of the company’s growth strategy. I welcome Chris to the team and am sure that he will make a great success of this new role”.

Chris Pickering responded “I am extremely excited and grateful for the opportunity to join an innovative and rapidly-growing company. I am looking forward to developing TOWER’s business in North and South America by helping customers address cold-chain issues with TOWER’s powerful and cost-effective range of containers, supported by the excellent and experienced customer services team here in the US and across Europe and Asia-Pacific.”

TOWER Cold Chain Solutions – ‘The One Way Easy Rental’ – operates across a growing global network that allows customers to take advantage of the cost savings associated with reusable shipping containers without the added burden of repositioning the shipping container. With conditioning centres across Europe, the Americas, Middle East and Africa and Asia-Pacific, this full service provides a solution to reduce the total cost of shipping.

For further information about TOWER’s reusable thermal shippers visit


About TOWER Cold Chain Solutions:

TOWER Cold Chain Solutions’ range of passive KryoTrans® thermal containers provides a solution to reduce the total cost of shipping. The KryoTrans® range is not only flexible but extremely robust and based on a passive system that effectively eliminates any risk of human error once conditioned to the required temperature. TOWER provides a developing global infrastructure, with hubs creating a flexible service across Europe, the US, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East and Africa.


TOWER’s headquarters are based at Theale, near Reading, UK, less than 30 minutes west of London’s Heathrow Airport. Its other hubs are in Philadelphia, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Amsterdam, Brussels, Dublin, Frankfurt, Manchester, Singapore, Shanghai, Melbourne, Johannesburg and Cape Town, all are supported by a global repositioning service that allows customers to take KryoTrans® containers into and from a wide range of global locations.