Phone : 03 688 4134 | email:

Polarcold Stores Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Scales Corporation Ltd based in Christchurch.

The company operates third party, independent cool and cold stores strategically located in Dunedin, Timaru and Christchurch providing more than 100,000 tonnes of storage space together with considerable blast freezing capacity. Our sister company Whakatu Coldstores operate facilities in Wellington, Napier, Hastings, Kerepehi and Auckland.

Our Mission is to be the preferred supplier of controlled temperature storage, and handling services to primary industry in New Zealand by being efficient, innovative and cost effective. This will be achieved by:

  • Providing quality services to our customers.
  • Generating a level of profit to provide for an acceptable return on shareholders’ funds and enable us to take advantage of growth opportunities.
  • Supporting the initiatives of total quality commitment and workplace innovation.
  • Fostering a safe, satisfying and rewarding environment which encourages team work, participation and personal growth.
  • Establishing and maintaining long term and mutually beneficial partnerships with suppliers and customers.
  • Maintaining a positive and responsible attitude to the environment.


For more information on our services please contact us on : Tel 03 688 4134  |  email: