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Lineage Named to CNBC Disruptor 50 List for Fourth Consecutive Year

May 14, 2024

Novi, Mich. -- Lineage (or the "Company"), the world's largest global temperature-controlled warehouse REIT and integrated solutions provider, today announced it earned the number 46 spot on the CNBC Disruptor 50 list. The achievement marks Lineage's fourth year being named a CNBC Disruptor 50 company.

In its 12th year, CNBC Disruptor 50 is an annual list that recognizes the most innovative venture-backed companies that use breakthrough technology to meet increasing economic and consumer challenges across sectors, from health care to energy, the supply chain and finance. The 2024 nominees underwent a rigorous, proprietary selection process that includes research and scoring across a wide range of quantitative and qualitative criteria, including scalability, revenue and user growth, as well as workforce diversity.

I am absolutely thrilled that Lineage has, once again, been named to the CNBC Disruptor 50 list. This prestigious achievement reflects the work of our incredible team members who are focused on designing, building, and executing the food system more efficiently to provide reliable access to high quality food and deliver enhanced customer value,” said Greg Lehmkuhl, President and CEO of Lineage. “As technology continues to advance at a rapid pace, we remain committed to researching and developing cutting-edge solutions and leveraging data-driven insights to advance the cold chain and meet the evolving needs of our customers worldwide.”

Lineage is transforming the food supply chain with a multifaceted approach to innovation that reduces waste and supports sustainability. The company’s innovations have resulted in more than 85 patents issued and 150 patents pending in such areas as facility design, methods and mechanisms for operating facilities, refrigeration and thermodynamic designs, and cold-rated instrumentation. With further investments in technological advancements anticipated in the coming years, Lineage is committed to maintaining its leadership position in the industry.

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About Lineage

Lineage, Inc. is the world’s largest global temperature-controlled warehouse REIT with a network of over 480 strategically located facilities totaling over 84.1 million square feet and 3.0 billion cubic feet of capacity across countries in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Coupling end-to-end supply chain solutions and technology, Lineage partners with some of the world’s largest food and beverage companies to help increase distribution efficiency, advance sustainability, minimize supply chain waste, and, most importantly, feed the world.

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