Reflecting Our Values and Commitment to Excellence
KGI is a proud member of several trade associations that reflect our values and commitment to excellence in the industries we serve. Our membership in the following associations adds value for our customers by helping us stay on the cutting edge and make continuous improvements to our operations.
National Association of Chemical DistributorsAdvancing Stewardship, Creating ConnectionsTM
Established in 1971, the National Association of Chemical Distributors is an international association of chemical distributors and their supply-chain partners. Member companies process, formulate, blend, re-package, warehouse, transport, and market chemical products for over 750,000 customers. Their mission is to enhance and communicate the professionalism and stewardship of the chemical distribution industry. Their vision is to be the premier authority for chemical distribution in the United States, to strive for excellence in its Responsible Distribution Program, to advocate sound government policies, and to promote the continuous improvement of member companies.
American Beverage AssociationRepresents America's Non-alcoholic Beverage Industry
The American Beverage Association (ABA) is the trade association that was founded in 1919 as the American Bottlers of Carbonated Beverages, and renamed the National Soft Drink Association in 1966. Today the ABA represents hundreds of beverage producers, distributors, franchise companies and support industries. Together, they bring to market hundreds of brands, flavors and packages, including regular and diet soft drinks, bottled water and water beverages, 100 percent juice and juice drinks, sports drinks, energy drinks and ready-to-drink teas.
ABA provides a neutral forum in which members convene to discuss common issues while maintaining their tradition of spirited competition in the American marketplace.
International Sanitary Supply AssociationAdvancing Clean. Driving Innovation.
The leading trade association for the cleaning industry worldwide, ISSA has a membership that includes more than 7,000 distributor, manufacturer, manufacturer representative, building service contractor, in-house service provider, and associated service members. ISSA helps its members and their employees make valuable contacts through the industry’s largest cleaning shows, produced in conjunction with Amsterdam RAI under the brand name ISSA/INTERCLEAN®.
ISSA also helps increase members’ professionalism and success through its popular global website, www.issa.com, and by offering business tools, educational products, industry standards, publications, and legislative and regulatory services that specifically focus on the professional cleaning industry. It is through these initiatives that ISSA helps its members demonstrate the true value of clean to their varied constituents.
National Association of Container DistributorsRepresenting the Packaging Distribution Industry
NACD is committed to the distribution of quality packaging components by establishing the market connection between manufacturers/producers and users incorporating the following values:
A belief that our system is the most economical, efficient and value-added method to achieve the preferred resource status.
A commitment to the development of knowledgeable, competitive sales organizations.
A pledge to maintain high moral and ethical behavior in our market place and in our community.
The promise of a financially sound Association that provides continuing education for its members, for producers, and for the industry to which it belongs.