What is Refrigeration Shelving? What are the Benefits & Features of Refrigeration Shelving?

What is refrigeration shelving? What are the benefits & features of refrigeration shelving?

Shelving Systems are one of the most pivotal parts of every retail & pharmacy store for storing and displaying goods. If you are operating a retail or pharmacy store in Ghana and not using refrigeration shelving, you are missing out on significant profits.

Any person who walks into a retail or pharmacy store will surely be allured by refrigeration shelving that contains candy, cold drinks, mints, gums, or consumable food products. Customers will be tempted to buy from it, even if they don’t want to. These unexpected buying decisions of customers will help stores gain huge profits.

You can use refrigeration shelving for multiple applications, such as storing food products, cosmetics, grooming products, medicines, and quick consumable items. This is where your store becomes versatile as people will walk in to buy items displayed on refrigeration shelving.

It is essential to have refrigeration shelving for walk-in refrigerators & freezers. Ensure to clean it daily to prevent moisture & corrosion, and maintain proper hygiene for adequate ventilation. In this blog, we will walk you through what refrigeration shelving is, its benefits, and its features.

What is Refrigeration Shelving?

Every retail & pharmacy store sells specific perishable products that must be consumed quickly within a short span. It is vital to properly maintain such products that include medicines, packaged drinks, packaged raw food like vegetables & meat, dairy products, and more.

This is where Refrigeration Shelving comes into the picture. It provides ample space for storing a wide range of products & goods and keeps them properly stored on cold storage shelves.

It is one of the best cold storage centers & convenient place for storing perishable & quickly consumable goods & products.

Why do retail & pharmacy stores need Refrigeration Shelving?

Humidity will likely build up in cold spaces due to maintaining low temperatures for storing specific products & foods.

If your shelving systems aren’t built to withstand cold room temperatures, the stores will suffer massive losses due to stock getting damaged because of rust, corrosion, and moisture building up, leading to water-logged.

Refrigeration Shelving ensures proper hygiene and ventilation, keeping the products & goods durable in low temperatures. It is easy to clean them using a clean microfibre cloth or a commercial dishwasher.

Features of Refrigerated Shelving

Refrigeration Shelving is different in terms of components, dimensions, and structures. The following are the features of Refrigeration Shelving:

  • Load bearing capacity of products & goods is between 200-600 kg.
  • The arm installed on Refrigeration Shelving is 120 to 150 cm.
  • Galvanized sheets are used to construct Refrigeration Shelving, making it easier to wash & disinfect.
  • The height of the bases varies from 2-9 meters. And the thickness is between 1.5 to 2mm.
  • The number of floors that can be applied is up to 5. In most scenarios, punched panels are used with a thickness of 1.5mm.
  • Galvanized sheets form roll-forming bases that increase shelving durability.

At 44 Wood, we manufacture customized Refrigeration Shelving and different types of shelving according to your requirements, needs, and store dimensions. You can customize your refrigeration shelving by booking a free project consultation.

Benefits of Refrigeration Shelving

1. Instant Refreshment

Refrigeration Shelving allows you to store cold beverages, packaged sandwiches, pastries, puddings, fruit pies, chocolates, ice cream, and other quick consumable food products. You can even store ready-to-eat food products as well.

It will allure travelers’ or trespassers’ attention, enticing them to walk into your store to buy an instant refreshment food product. In the summer, instant refreshment helps stores earn massive profits, icy beverages.

The best way to attract trespassers’ attention is by placing the refrigeration gondola shelving in front of your store door, enticing customers to walk into the store and buy products from the shelving.

2. Alluring Health-Conscious Customers

Refrigerated Gondola Shelving allows you to store perishable food products that serve as healthy food options, alluring health-conscious customers to walk into the store. You can store the following healthy food options:

3. Fresh Fruits & Vegetables

You can stack up your refrigerated shelving by storing the following:

  • Healthy green leafy vegetables such as spinach & kale
  • Salad options include carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, and taco salads in ready-to-eat bowls or wraps.
  • Quick grab fruits such as apples, bananas, and oranges
  • Nutritious vegetable Dips
4. Dairy Products

You can store healthy options such as:

  • Cheese, milk, yogurt
  • Ready-to-drink Protein shakes
  • Raw Meat & eggs

These healthy options will increase your store sales as many health-conscious customers will walk into your store to consume these perishable food products.

5. Quick ready-to-eat meal

Refrigerated Gondola Shelving allows you to target & serve not cooking tonight crowd of Ghana by serving them food products for a quick meal. You can serve them:

  • Frozen foods
  • Frozen vegetables
  • Frozen juices
  • Cooked meats
  • Shaved deli meats
  • Hot Dogs & Sausages
  • Desserts
  • Frozen meals like microwavable dinner options

Storing these options in refrigerated shelving will help you gain significant profits in the long term.


After reading the blog, you will have a comprehensive idea about what refrigeration shelving is, its features, and its benefits. Refrigeration Shelving is one of the most reasonably priced shelving than other types of shelves, yielding maximum profits in the short and long term. However, if you have any questions regarding refrigeration shelving, feel free to contact us.

At 44 Wood, we manufacture customized Refrigeration Shelving according to your requirements and needs. We offer Gondola Shelving type in Refrigerated Shelving that you can opt for.

Contact us for a free project consultation, and we will contact you. We are available via call at +233592221787 or email at info@44wood.com.

Our designers will help you design supreme-quality Refrigerated Shelving systems. Apart from that, we manufacture different types of retail & pharmacy store shelves that you can customize according to your preferences & requirements.

Read our other blog for reference, which has tips for effectively utilizing Gondola Shelving for your Pharmacy Store.

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