Our Business

Hall’s Refrigerated Transport Ltd partners with some of the largest and best-known names and brands in the New Zealand food industry by providing comprehensive transport, distribution and storage solutions for our customers. Each day we handle products as diverse as dairy, cartoned meat, poultry, fresh and frozen produce, fish and ice cream. And we are one of the few refrigerated transport companies still equipped to handle hanging meat carcasses direct from the plant. 

Our core business is delivering temperature controlled exceptional service, across NZ, to the entire food industry,  and we stand behind our brand essence; at temperature, on time, any weight, anywhere. 

Hall's substantial fleet comprises some of the most technologically advanced refrigerated equipment on New Zealand roads today. In close consultation with our customers, we continue to design and build equipment to maximise load factors through innovation, advancing technology and optimisation of legislative changes.  We have in excess of 300 solid sided refrigerated trailers that are all purpose built for the New Zealand operating environment. 

We are often called upon to develop and design appropriate equipment to provide specific logistics solutions for our customers. Our team keep constantly abreast of international developments in equipment design, on-road material handling and temperature-controlled technology. It is this knowledge that enables us to offer the best possible solutions in terms of efficiency and effectiveness of equipment. 

The Hall's team offer excellence in all areas of our industry. Our leadership team boasts well over 100 years transport industry experience between them. Our fleet is company controlled and the drivers are company employees.  Operational personnel are experienced and empowered to deliver exceptional customer service. Hall's is a Values driven company where all of our actions reflect our mission, 'Our Drive is to be the Logistics Service Provider in New Zealand. 

We operate state of the art cross-dock facilities at strategic national locations as well as offering chilled and frozen storage options at key branches in both the North and South Islands.  

Let Hall’s answer all your temperature controlled supply chain requirements. We are an extension of the food industry delivering specialist services in all aspects of transport, distribution and storage of food products calling for refrigeration. Hall's are New Zealand's best-practice refrigerated transport company.


You can rely on us to drive your business forward - enhanced food safety, an exceptional fleet, a strong national network and empowered people mean you can rely on Hall’s, as many New Zealand companies have done for over three decades. 

Hall’s has stood the test of time - we consider our company to be an extension of yours, so it follows that the satisfaction of your customers is also our responsibility. 

We are always looking for better, more efficient ways for you to distribute, transport and even store your product. 

Talk to us today about a solution tailored for you.


Depend on us for the best fleet, people and equipment.

Hall’s management programme means we can offer you a reliable service with a comprehensive fleet of purpose built units for line haul short haul and metro services.  We are constantly upgrading our equipment through a planned, progressive replacement and maintenance programme. 

Our “Multi temperature” units allow simultaneous delivery of dual temperature consignments.  Also Hall's Depots now have on-line capability to actually monitor the Temperature of trailer units whilst they are in transit.

Key branches across the country have Environmental Load out Areas fitted with independent refrigeration to maintain temperature integrity during trans-shipment.


We get your product where it needs to be, in optimum condition.

Our national network of state of the art facilities, on-road equipment, people and technology combine to deliver the very best of service, often surpassing expectation.  Nationwide, Hall’s offers daily, scheduled short and long haul services plus more inter-island crossings than any other refrigerated road carrier. 

And, if additional capacity during peak periods is required, our large, company controlled fleet allow us to quickly and easily reposition drivers and equipment to provide cover for you. 

Risk to goods in our transit, trans-shipping or storage is minimised with up to the minute refrigeration and monitoring technology, including temperature warning systems. 
As well as applying best technology, we have the best people 24/7.