Kane Manufacturing Company. Inc.

Lee Container acquires Kane Manufacturing! Kane Manufacturing will be owned by an affiliated company of Lee Container, and Mr. Varnedoe will serve as its President. Mike Kane, the company’s founder, will remain as a consultant. The company will continue to operate under the name Kane Manufacturing and to serve its customers from its present location in Pleasant Hill, Iowa with Kane’s current, experienced staff. Lee Container manufactures high density polyethylene plastic containers for crop protection, lubricants, pet care, beverages, and industrial and household chemicals. The company began operation in 1989 and is headquartered in Homerville, Georgia. Lee also manufactures and distributes containers from facilities in Nacogdoches, Texas, and Centerville, Iowa.

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1101 NE 56th Street / P.O. Box 57163 , Pleasant Hill , Iowa 50327 USA

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Business Type:
Industry Type:
Agriculture - Livestock
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)


Kane Manufacturing Company was founded in 1969 by Mike Kane, who is still president and owner.  On January 1, 1979 Kane Manufacturing was incorporated.  We are proud to uphold the reputation for quality products.  Kane Manufacturing products are sold domestically and internationally to over 40 countries.

When the company first opened its doors, it could only offer the industry a single product.  The first product to carry the Kane Manufacturing name was the Model 600 Grain Scale.  Next came the baby pig waterer, creep feeder, fiberglass heat mats, and from there the line continued to grow.

Since 1969, Kane Manufacturing Co. Inc. has been providing the world with quality livestock products.  Our products add value to any operation due to our superior and innovative designs, materials and technology.  Our products help sort livestock, keep them warm and keep them fed.  Over the years we have developed and marketed numerous products; ranging from electric heat mats, feeding and watering equipment, and milk replacement feeders for piglets, calves, sheep and pet/reptiles.

We provide our customers with products that add value to their operations using of superior materials, innovative designs and the latest technology.  Our products are energy efficient, durable and designed to improve production.  We support our customers with a global distribution network and talented sales force operating worldwide.  We aggressively compete in every market our industry supports to provide superior quality, competitive pricing and responsive customer service.  Our mission is to provide the world with quality livestock products.