National Clean Fleets Partner: Schwan's Home Service
Schwan's Home Service
Strategies & Technologies
Joined the National Clean Fleets Partnership: October 2011
Headquarters: Marshall, MN
Operations: Schwan's subsidiaries operate from about 500 locations throughout the United States, including 12 major food production facilities in Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
Schwan's Home Service, a direct-to-home food delivery business, operates the largest propane vehicle fleet in the United States. About 75% of the company's trucks run on this clean-burning alternative fuel. Company founder Marvin Schwan began using propane in his trucks in the early 1970s in response to the oil embargoes of that decade.
For additional information, contact the Clean Cities National Clean Fleets Partnership account manager, Mark Smith.