The World Group, a strategic partnership of independent North American refrigerated/frozen logistics and warehousing companies, has elected its new slate of officers. 

Ernie Ferguson (MTC Logistics) was elected President. Other officers elected include Jim Henderson (NOCS), Vice President; Stan Bigford (Trenton Cold Storage), Secretary; and Ron Buford (Premier Refrigerated Warehouse), Treasurer.

Since being founded in 1978, The World Group has provided the food industry with competitive supply chain solutions tailored to clients' market-specific needs. With its global experience and regional expertise, The World Group provides a network of more than 75 refrigerated warehouses in the United States, Canada and Mexico. As the fifth largest cold storage entity internationally, The World Group possesses over 275 million cubic feet of multi-temperature storage space in addition to the horsepower of multi-temperature transportation services.

Current World Group partners include American Cold Storage, Frialsa Frigorificos (Mexico), Great Lakes Cold Storage, Henningsen Cold Storage, MTC Logistics, NOCS, Nor-Am Cold Storage, Premier Refrigerated Warehouse, Sierra Pacific Warehousing Group, Trenton Cold Storage (Canada) and U.S. Growers Cold Storage.