Stan Koch and Sons Trucking, Inc.
A Minnesota-based warehousing and logistics services provider, Stan Koch and Sons Trucking has made significant invest-
ments in technologies and strategies aimed at reducing emissions and saving fuel. All new truck purchases are now speci-
fied to come equipped with auxiliary power units (APUs), and the company also has upgraded its existing fleet so that 80
percent of its trucks now operate with an APU as well. Stan Koch and Sons Trucking makes APUs available at cost for its
States Logistics Services Inc. is a
third-party logistics company spe-
cializing in all aspects of supply
chain management. Its client base
numbers more than 100, and it has
over 2 million square feet of ware-
house space. Among its environmen-
tal success stories are recycling on
average over 1.3 million pounds of
plastic each year and reducing
energy consumption on its lighting
grid by up to 65 percent.
What began as an organic farming
school committed to teaching sustain-
able agricultural practices has grown
into what the company says is the
world’s leading organic yogurt maker
—environmentally and socially
responsible, and profitable.