Pete is a proven leader in supply chain management whose background dovetails perfectly with KANE’s strategic focus on CPG logistics.
Scranton, PA (PRWEB) May 23, 2011
Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc has named 30-year logistics industry veteran Pete Westermann its President and Chief Operations Officer. In this new position, Westermann will oversee execution of KANE’s strategic business initiatives. He will report to KANE Chief Executive Officer, Dick Kane.
Westermann comes to KANE from third-party logistics (3PL) provider Total Logistic Control, (TLC) where, as President/CEO, he assisted consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies transport, warehouse and distribute products.
“Pete is a proven leader in supply chain management whose background dovetails perfectly with KANE’s strategic focus on CPG logistics,” said Dick Kane. “He knows the business from the ground up, having served at all levels of logistics management during his career. His focus will be to maximize customer satisfaction and manage the continued expansion of KANE’s integrated warehousing, contract packaging and freight management services, particularly in the consumer packaged goods vertical.”
Westermann has held senior leadership roles with 3PL providers during most of his career, serving as President & CEO at Universal Solutions, a leading 3PL provider in reverse logistics, Senior Vice President of Sales and Solutions with UPS Supply Chain Solutions, and President /CEO of Livingston Healthcare, a 3PL provider specializing in the healthcare sector. He holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Kane Is Able is a third-party logistics provider that helps consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies warehouse and distribute products throughout the U.S. Our CPG logistics solutions include integrated warehousing, packaging and transportation services specially designed to meet the needs of CPG manufacturers.