Staff members at Crystal Distribution Services, Inc.

From our beginning, we’ve made a commitment to providing unparalleled service in refrigerated and frozen storage along with value added services.

Keeping that pledge has earned us many years of steady growth and a long list of satisfied customers who have trusted us with their product. Our customers range from the smallest of local businesses to the largest of international firms. Take a good look at Crystal Cold. You’ll see why we’re the clear choice for your temperature controlled supply chain needs.


Crystal Colds NEW Warehouse Expansion

Crystal Cold, formerly known as Crystal Distribution Services of Waterloo, Iowa, is nearing completion of a new $21 million state-of-the-art food refrigerated warehouse expansion. Crystal Cold has provided industry leading refrigerated warehousing solutions in the Midwest for the past 40 years.  With a wide range of USDA approved storage and processing services, Crystal Cold caters to small family-owned businesses as well as large international food companies.

The facility expansion will add an additional 100,000-sq. ft of food grade refrigerated space and includes a 25,000-sq. ft processing room, along with new freezer, cooler, defrost and office/welfare space.  With this expansion, Crystal Cold plans to add up to 75 high-quality positions to the Cedar Valley area.  Transition into the new building will begin early 2023.

Offering An Array of

Quality Services


Crystal Cold offers refrigerated and freezer storage facilities to provide the flexibility to meet your immediate requirements.

Meat Boxing & Packaging

We provide a wide variety of value-added boxing of pork, beef, and poultry to help move your product to your customers.


Our company provides defrost services to help accommodate your processing needs.

Business of the year

Award Winner

Crystal Cold was honored with an award through the Grow Cedar Valley organization as the 2020 Cedar Valley Business of the Year.

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2020 Winner: Business of the Year from Grow Cedar Valley
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With multiple locations in Waterloo, Mason City, and Marshalltown, IA, we know we can help add value to your business through our partnership.