Scranton, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) March 08, 2016
Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. (KANE - http://www.kaneisable.com) received the President’s Award for best overall distribution center performance by the Kimberly-Clark Corporation. The annual award ceremony took place at the Kimberly-Clark Logistics Leaders Conference, held January 26-28 at Lawrence University in Appleton, WI. The award recognizes operational excellence in logistics throughout Kimberly-Clark’s distribution system, which includes 12 large distribution centers.
“It gives us great pleasure to know the associates of Kane Is Able were as thrilled as we were to recognize them for their hard work," said Todd Armstrong, Director – Distribution for Kimberly-Clark. “The KANE-run DC is one of our flagship sites and we appreciate the staff’s focus on safety and flawless execution. We have a high level of confidence in KANE’s ability, and that’s a testament to our 18-year business partnership.”
Key metrics such as safety and load ready time conformance are major contributing factors in rating the performance of the partners who provide logistics services to Kimberly-Clark throughout the United States.
Commenting on the honor, Kane Is Able President and CEO Mike Gardner said, “Sweating the details, honoring our word, and keeping safety first are at the heart of our associates’ working philosophy. We appreciate Kimberly-Clark’s recognition of this commitment. During our long association, our associates have come to think of Kimberly-Clark as part of our family, and we treat them as such.”
About Kimberly-Clark Corporation
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About Kane Is Able
Kane Is Able is a third-party logistics provider that helps manufacturers and their retail partners efficiently and effectively distribute goods throughout the United States. KANE’s value-added logistics services include retail consolidation, nationwide warehousing and distribution, contract packaging, and transportation solutions.