KANE is committed to reducing pollution and congestion with smarter trucks and delivery methods. The company has been at the forefront of the collaborative distribution trend. Read our eBook. KANE’s Collaborative Distribution program pools the inventory and shipments of middle-market consumer goods manufacturers so common retail customers can receive fewer, larger shipments. The retail consolidation program reduces distribution costs as much as 35% and reduces carbon emissions, since the same volume of goods is delivered using fewer trucks. Read the Sun-Maid story.
KANE facilities couple energy-efficient T5 lighting with motion sensors. T5 lighting lasts 2-3 times longer than metal halide lamps, generating savings of $260,000 dollars and 3.5 million kilowatt-hours annually.
Re-use is a way of life in KANE operations. No material is landfilled if it has potential for recycling. Following are the amounts of material we have recycled since 2012:
61.64 tons of paper
196.78 tons of plastic and stretch wrap
12,822.39 tons of cardboard
101.24 tons of cans/bottles
14.3 tons of steel
148.9 tons of wood