Valley Pack provides Cold Storage, Freight and International Logistics Services to producers of perishable commodities. Our well maintained fleet of vehicles deliver containerised goods to The Port of Melbourne on a daily basis, as well as sidelifter and container management services.
We specialise in Cold Storage and have Cold Storage facilities available for various commodities, including fresh fruit and frozen dairy products.
Our fleet of trucks travel throughout the day into and out of the The Port of Melbourne area to match the requirements of our clients, and also match the arrivals and departures of vessels. Our vehicles are fitted with GPS telemetry units to enable monitoring of your freight and the vehicle performance. All our drivers have Maritime Security Identification Card.
Our office team can help with your export or import documentation requirements. Our freight team can collect or deliver product to your door.
After convincing his mother to help finance a truck and putting his age up to 18 years (at 16 years) Ian Hall was in business, 74 years ago. Carting fresh, Goulburn Valley tomatoes to the Melbourne Wholesale Markets. 10 years later, after marrying his wife Jeanette, they started the amazing journey of building what is today known as Valley Pack. Ian and Jeanette still reside on the Valley Pack property, and although Ian is not driving any of the newer fleet of trucks to market, as Group Chairman, he remains actively involved providing insights that can only come from remarkable experience.
After completing University in 1978, Mark re-joined the family business and took up the position as General Manager of the family export business, B & P Sunshot Exports. With a detailed knowledge of exports, coldstorage and logistics, it was a natural progression for Mark to assist citrus and grape exporters, helping them take their product to the world. Today, Valley Pack is a specialist provider, providing end to end export services to many of Australia’s leading fresh produce exporters. Under Mark’s leadership, Valley Pack has continued to invest and innovate
In 2011 after completing a Bachelor of Engineering, Taylor Hall (Grandson of Ian Hall) joined the family business. Within a short period, Taylor decided that a transport and logistics division, providing reliable door to door service, would add value and simplify the experience for exporters and growers. Starting with his first truck in 2011, Valley Pack now runs a modern fleet of 12 trucks and 15 trailer combinations. Taylor is recognised as an industry leader and spends much of his time helping growers and exporters improve supply chains.