The term Cold Chain is referred to temperature sensitive goods. These include medicine, vaccine, frozen food, blood storage, body tissues etc. To a lesser extent these are also applicable for fruits, vegetables, flowers etc. which also need to be under controlled temperature conditions.
The cold chain represents the chain of activities throughout the entire chain of handling the product. This will cover production, packing, storage, global transportation, local storage, warehousing, last mile transportation etc. Cold Chain Management implies that the temperature need to be managed across entire duration.
Cold Chain Management solutions includes every product and solution that is required to maintain and monitor the temperature. These will include Monitoring Systems, Packaging Solutions, testing of various items etc.